6 Days/5 nights - Colca Canyon Tour from Arequipa & Visit to Arequipa
Transport from and to airport in Lima & Arequipa
nights in the hotel of your choice in
Lima City Tour OR Lima Gastronomic Tour
Arequipa City Tour with visit to Santa Catalina Monastery
Colca Canyon Tour
Rates available upon request
Day 1 - Lima
International flight arrival to Lima. Private airport transfer to your hotel with hotel lobby welcome greeting, Peru orientation, and welcome gift from Dargui Tours' travel adviser (Welcome may be following morning depending on time of arrival). Overnight stay.
Day 2 - Get to Know Lima (optional day)
After included hotel breakfast, morning or afternoon half-day tour (4 to 5 hours).. Tour is an optional Lima City Tour or Peruvian Cuisine Gastronomic Tour.
Lima City Tour will showcase the mixture of Spanish colonial sites near Downtown Lima along with the modern design of Miraflores and San Isidro. The Gastronomic Tour will introduce you to the staples of Peruvian Cuisine throughout several districts of the city. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3 - Arrival to Arequipa
Early morning reception and transfer to Airport and transfer to your Hotel in Arequipa. Free morning. Because of the high altitude it is advisable that you take a short rest to acclimatize.
Afternoon reception for Arequipa City Tour. Tour includes the visit to the Arequipa Cathedral, the Compañia Church, and the historic convent of the Santa Catalina Monestary. You will then visit the Yanahuara Mirador, a scenic lookout that offers spectacular vistas of the city including the volcanoes of Misti, Chachani and Picchu Picchu. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 4 - Arrival to the Colca Canyon
After included hotel breakfast, reception and excursion to the Colca Valley. Route passes near mountain vistas and habitats of llamas and vicunas up and over a mountain pass just under 5,000 meters before descending to the fertile, picturesque Colca Valley and the town of Chivay Peru.
Transfer to your hotel and included late lunch. Free evening at your hotel near the Colca River and hot springs. Overnight stay at your hotel in the Colca Valley,
Day 5 - Visit the Colca Canyon, Condor Viewing & Return to Arequipa
Included breakfast at your hotel then reception visit into the mouth of the Colca Canyon and the Cross of the Condor for best possible viewing of the condor population.. Pass through scenic Andean villages of Tapay, Pinchollo, Maca, and Yanque. Panoramic view of the active Sabancaya volcano.
Afternoon lunch in Chivay. Return to Arequipa by evening. Overnight stay in Arequipa. (Note that an additional night is encouraged in the Colca Canyon if possible).
Day 6 - Return to Lima
After included breakfast at hotel, reception and return to the airport at Arequipa (depending on flight time). Connect to your final international destination in Lima or extend your time in Lima with a day tour (depending on flight time. See options below).