Colca Canyon Trek 3 Days
The walk of the Colca Canyon is one of the most made by visitors adventurers. The difficulty of this trip is to moderate. It enjoys a subtropical climate with plenty of sunshine during the day and cold at night. In the canyon you will have a semitropical climate between 28-30 ° C during the day, in the afternoons and evenings are fresh. In the months of December to March are usually rains but still is good climate.
Pick up passengers from their respective hotels between 03:30 and 4:00am. in our private bus to take us to the Valley of the Colca Canyon, stopping at Chivay (3599msnm) to the respective control, then continue our tour to Cruz del Condor where we will enjoy for a time of 1 ½ hour flight fabulous Condors. Then will continue to the village of Cabanaconde (3287msnm), where we had lunch and got ready to start our hike into the canyon through Pampa San Miguel, a place where we can see part of the route to follow. We begin our descent towards the village of San Juan de Chuccho in a walk of 4 hours to the Colca River, we will cross by a suspension bridge and enjoy beautiful scenery in addition to know a variety of native fruit trees and medicinal plants. finally arrive to the village of Cosñihuar, where we spend the night in a local family.
Early breakfast and then will continue the walk through some villages as Sangalle, Oasis where we we can rest and take a dip in the pools. Here we have our lunch; we will rest and prepared to make an ascent of about 3 hours till arrive to Cabanaconde (3287msnm), where we have our dinner and overnight stay in a hostel very comfortable.
Morning after breakfast, we start our day walking to the viewing of Achachihua, from this place that you have a beautiful view of the valley and into the canyon. Then will arrive to Cabanaconde where will take our private transportation and back to the district of Chivay (3599msnm) also you have time to visit the hot springs of La Calera will enjoy the calming waters for a period of 1 hour. then lunch with the group, after that, will be back to the city of Arequipa, arriving at 6.30pm. This is how we will end this fascinating adventure.
Our program includes:
- Pick up from the hotel.
- Guide information a night before.
- Tourist transportation.
- Professional guide Ingles – spanish.
- Overnight at homestay.
- Hostel in Cabanaconde private bathroom hot water.
- Meals: 02 breakfasts, 02 lunches, 02 dinner.
- First aid kit.
- Entrance ticket to the Colca Valley.
- Entrance ticket to the thermal baths in Chivay.
- Last lunch.
Drinks and tips.