City tour in Arequipa UNESCO world cultural heritage city

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City, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage, Shopping


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7



French (fluent), English (fluent), German (fluent), Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), Portuguese (fluent)

City tour in Arequipa and Yanahuara (sourroundings). with Santa Catalina convent.

It's a nice half walking tour, and by car.
Includes the nice streets, squares, XVIII century houses, churches and the famous Santa Catalina Convent, wich is a city within a city.

It takes about 5 hours, 3 hours and after lunch we'll visit the convent of Santa Catalina.

In the morning we visit the city, then at noon, we may go to try the typical food in a restaurant (Picanteria, local name for this typical restaurants) not included in the package.

Then in the afternoon, the visit of the famous convent Santa Catalina,

The end of the afternoon, free time, for shopping or resting.


After we meet, we will walk through the nice streets of the town center of Arequipa.

Then we visit some houses, and one or two churches.

We can visit the local fruit, vegetables and food typical market of the city.

We'll have some time for a cup of coffee, we have some places with very god quality of peruvian coffee.

Then we take the car, for the sourrindings, like sightseein, and one stop at Yanahuara square and look out of the city.

Free time, for typical lunch (not included in the tour).

Afternoon, visit of Santa Catalina convent.

Then free time, for shopping or resting.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We meet at your hotel, in Arequipa.

End location: We end the tour in your hotel or in town-center, main square for instance, up to you.

Duration: 4 hours

Usually City tours start at 09.00 AM, it's flexible, 30 minuts before or after.


The tour is half walking and half by car, in a van type H-1, maximum 7 people.

What’s Included

Transportation from and to your hotel, before and at the end of the tour.

Entrances fees to the Santa Catalina Convent, Jesuit Church, to visit the polichromated cupola from XVII century.

Tour guide services

Estimated Local Cash Needed

150 PEN - Price for a typical lunch, including appetizer and main course, and beverage non alcohol.

What’s Extra

Meals or beverages are not included in this tour

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