Arequipa

Arequipa
The department of Arequipa is one of various terrains. It begins in the coastal desert and then climbs the Andes, reaching great altitude at the snow covered peaks and at its volcanoes.
Arequipa, known as the White City for its beautiful white walls of sillar, a volcanic stone, lies at the feet of the mighty volcanos of Mount Chachani, Mount Misti, and the snow covered peak of Mount Pichu Pichu. The downtown of the city, placed on the World Cultural Heritage list by UNESCO, features Mixed Baroque churches and mansions from the Colonial Period like the Monastery of Santa Catalina, a Spanish city in miniature with stone streets, beautiful patios, and plazas. Sabandía, Tiabaya, and Tingo, located among the large fields, are must see places, and the irresistible Arequipa cuisine is the perfect complement to the visit.
Just 3 hours and 45 minutes from the capital is the Colca River valley and canyon, one of the most extraordinary destinations in the country. Throughout the region, you can see colorful pre-Incan agricultural terraces still used today for growing quinoa, corn, barley, and wheat. During the pre-Hispanic era, the department was inhabited by the Collaguas and the Cabanas; today, the inhabitants have learned to conserve their Colonial churches in Yanque, Lari, and Madrigal, and they continue to wear their traditional clothing.
You can also do many types of adventure sports in the valley such as mountain biking, trekking, and white water rafting. And, at the Cross of the Condor, you can view the majestic flight of the condors. Other places of interest in the department are the Toro Muerto petroglyphs, the Andagua Valley of the Volcanoes, and the Cotahuasi Canyon.
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Tour Campiña

Located at 9 kilometers from the City, it is famous for its Colonial mill that dates from the XVIIth Century, where formerly the grains were ground that soon were distributed in all the South of Peru. In this place, of beautiful countryside, is the House of the Founder of Arequipa, Manuel Garcia de Carbajal. By its rustic airs, its showy pre-Hispan..

$26.25

Adventure in the Southern Circuit 2021

12D/11N: Lima, Paracas, Nasca, Arequipa, Colca, Puno, Cusco and Machu Picchu An opportunity to discover the wonders Peru has to offer on bus tour through its coast and highlands; our travel companions? the ocean's breeze, the silent of the desert and the tall mountains home to one of the biggest empires of the c..

$2,150.00

Discover Peru 2021

10D/9N: Lima, Arequipa, Colca, Puno, Titicaca Lake, Cusco and Machu Picchu In Peru’s South we will find a city with peculiar architecture and one color in common: white; a majestic bird overflying the deepest canyon in the world; a huge, navigable and still mysterious lake; a city in the clouds. Let’s find out what Arequipa, Colca Canyo..

$1,660.00

Great Inca Expedition 2021

16D/15N: Lima, Paracas, Nasca Lines, Arequipa, Colca, Puno and Cusco Intense and exciting: a whole new experience. From the Nazca Lines to the natural beauty of the Ballestas Islands, to watching a condor fly near you at the Colca Canyon, sailing on Lake Titicaca and walking on the Uros Islands, to feeling the overwhelming silence of M..

$3,121.25

Magic Peru 2021

11D/10N: Lima, Paracas, Nasca Lines, Arequipa, Cusco and PunoMagic is in the air. From the mysterious Nazca Lines through the White City of Arequipa to get to Cusco –center of the world- in order to find the beautiful Sacred Valley and later feel the kind and deep waters of Lake Titicaca. This tour will definitely keep us in awe.DataDepartures: dai..

$2,040.00