Colca Canyon, 2 days - 1 night, private tour with professional local guide.
COLCA CANYON: It is a canyon of the Colca River in southern Peru, it is one of the deepest in the world with a depth of 4160 meters.
The Colca Valley is a colorful Andean valley with pre-Inca roots, and towns founded in Spanish colonial times, still inhabited by people of the Collagua and the Cabana cultures.
The local people maintain their ancestral traditions and continue cultivating the pre-Inca agricultural terraces.
Day 1, 08:00 or agreed starting time: We take our private transport to Chivay, we are going to stop on the route to appreciate the landscape, we will see Vicuñas (they have the finest fiber in the world) Lamas and Alpacas, we are going to stop at a Restaurant to drink a Coca tea, it is excellent for the mountain illness, our highest point will be 4910 masl. Volcanoes viewpoint.
We will have our lunch in Chivay and after that, we will go to our hotel. In the afternoon we are going to the Hot Spring (volcanic water at 38°C). We come back to our hotel and at 19:00 we will see a folkloric show, typical dances from the Colca Valley and dinner in this restaurant (dinner not included). Sleeping time.
2nd day, 06:00 or later: Breakfast and we go to the Condor cross, we will stop at some viewpoints to appreciate the pre-Inca terraces, small towns, and the Canyon, we are going to have enough time in the Condor cross to wait for the Condors. We come back to Chivay for the lunch, and we continue to Puno city at 18:00.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: We will meet at your hotel.
08:00 am (suggested) or later when you consider a good time.
End location: At your hotel, Main Square or another place located in the city.
Duration: 2 days
Mercedes Benz Sprinter or Peugeot Master. They are so confortable for a long trip.
- Private transportation.
(Arequipa - Chivay - Condor cross - Chivay - Puno City)
- My service as your private guide.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
80 USD - - Entrance fee 20 USD.
- Lunch 10 USD.
- Dinner 10 USD.
- Beverages 10 USD.
- Souvenirs 30 USD.
- Entrance fee.
- Food and beverages.
I don't present restrictions.
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Our private tour to Colca Canyon was very comfortable and well organized. Our tour guide Rene was very attentive, helpful and informative. Good English. Very helpful and responsible driver, comfortable car. On the windy mountain roads we felt safe. Thanks a lot, Rene!