7D/6N FULL ADVENTURE
Arequipa and Colca
If you love adventure sports, here you will be able to do unforgettable activities, like cycling across the best landscapes and descending great mountains. Come and feel the excitement, Arequipa is waiting for you!
Minimum: 1 passenger.
Working season: All- year round.
DAY 1: AREQUIPA | INC: Dinner
Airport arrival and shuttle to the hotel. In the afternoon, we will begin with a cycling adventure. For approximately 20 km, on a route that we will be able to choose, we will see Arequipa's countryside, feel a placid atmosphere and enjoy beautiful views. The field trip by bike is a very fun experience, and it will prepare us for the next activities. In the evening, we will go to Chicha Restaurant by Gastón Acurio. They have delicious traditional dishes that represent the majesty of Arequipa's gastronomy. Accommodation in Arequipa.
DAY 2: AREQUIPA | INC: B.
We will go on a rafting adventure on the Chili River, just 20 minutes from the Main Square. The Chili is a low-flow river with class II, III and IV rapids, which makes it a fast, fun, and technical navigation river. Besides appreciating the natural ashlar walls of this beautiful canyon, we will also admire its diverse flora and fauna. We will take some time to have lunch and then we will continue our adventure with a two-hour horseback ride upstream through Chilina Valley. The tour starts in the traditional village of Acequia Alta. We will be able to enjoy all the splendor of the valley, and its many landscapes (river, valley, eucalyptus forest, agricultural terraces, desert landscapes of the canyon, etc.); along the way we will also see a lot of endemic flora, as well as some introduced species. During the tour, we will also see about 14 species of birds. Accommodation in Arequipa.
DAY 3: AREQUIPA/COLCA | INC: B/L
First thing in the morning, we will depart to the spectacular Colca Valley. On our way, we will have a spectacular panoramic view of the Chachani, Misti and Picchu Picchu volcanoes. We will cross the vicuñas reserve of Pampa Cañahuas, where we will watch them free, living in the high Andean lands. We will pass by unique traditional villages and we will have lunch on our way to the lodge. We will have the afternoon free to rest and enjoy our lodge, or to visit the hot springs in the area. Accommodation in Colca valley.
DAY 4: COLCA/ CABANACONDE/ SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO| INC: B/L/D
Very early in the morning we will head towards Cruz del Cóndor viewpoint. We will wait and see the amazing condors flight over our heads, these enormous and endangered Andean birds are the symbol of the Andes Mountains. The view allows us to fully appreciate the size of the canyon, considered one of the deepest canyons in the world. Then, we will continue towards Cabanaconde town. We will have lunch in a typical local restaurant. In the afternoon, we will go to San Miguel viewpoint from where we will start trekking. We will descend into the depth of the canyon, we will cross Colca River and we will finally arrive at the town of San Juan de Chuccho. Dinner and rural accommodation.
DAY 05: SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO / SANGALLE | INC: B/D
Early in the morning, we will head towards Sangalle village, also known as the "Oasis", where friendly villagers will be our hosts. On the way, we will pass by the villages of Cosñirhua and Malata, where we will see fruit plantation and the harvest of the "cochinilla" (cochineal). We will have the afternoon free for other activities in the village. Dinner and rural accommodation.
DAY 06: SANGALLE / CABANACONDE / AREQUIPA| INC: B/L
We will head towards Cabanaconde, where we will hop on our private transportation to go to Chivay. On the way we will make a stop at Cruz del Cóndor, Antahuilque viewpoint and Choquetico viewpoint. Lunch at a local restaurant. At the agreed time, we will go back to Arequipa city. Accommodation in Arequipa.
DAY 7: AREQUIPA | INC: D.
At the agreed time, there will be a shuttle to take you to the airport.
|Price per person in U.S. Dollars|
|Superior First Class**||3031||1747||1478|
*Triple room based on a double room + an additional bed
**Triple room based on a superior category.
- Airport shuttle/ hotel/ airport- Transfer hotel/ restaurant/ hotel
- HD Field Trip (Bicycle)+ HD Rafting+ HD Horseback ride+ 4D/3N Colca Adventure (Trekking)
- Lunch at Chicha restaurant / 3 lunches and 2 dinners in Colca.
- 6 night accommodation at a chosen hotel category- Daily breakfast.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
- Commission rates per passenger.
- Valid for accommodations until December 31, 2018.
- Not valid during special dates or events in the city of Arequipa.
- It is subject to availability.
- Shared services in English or Spanish.
- This offer may not be used with other promotions and/or discounts.
- Airline tickets and airport taxes are not included.
- Children 2- 6 years old without bed get a 40% discount based on a double rate.
- Children 2 -11 years old with bed get a 15% discount based on a double or triple rate.