3-day Colca Canyon Trek Tour Adventure
Enjoy the Colca Canyon hike in this fantastic outdoor activity, surrounded by beautiful mountains and spectacular landscapes, with our 3-day Colca Canyon Trek Tour Adventure.
Explore with us one of the deepest canyons in the world in a challenging trek that will take you to discover an incredible natural place.
A perfect tour for trek lovers in the middle of nature.ItineraryDay 1: Arequipa - San Juan de ChucchoStop At:
Chivay, Chivay, Colca Canyon, Arequipa Region
Very early in the morning, we will start the excursion going to the town of Chivay, and have a delicious breakfast upon arrival.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Mirador Cruz del Condor, Cabanaconde Peru
The tour continues to the Condor’s cross (3,800 m.a.s.l.). Here, we’ll have the great opportunity to see and admire the incredible Condor flying around.
Duration: 40 minutesStop At:
San Juan de Chuccho, San Juan de Chuccho, Colca Canyon, Arequipa Region
Then, we will reach Cabanaconde, the starting point of the trekking.
Arriving to the viewpoints of Pampas de San Miguel (3,300 m), we are going to descend to the depth of the canyon along 4.6 miles (3 hours), until we reach San Juan de Chuccho (2,400 m.a.s.l.). This town is surrounded by beautiful and abundant vegetation.
Here, we will enjoy a lunch, and we are going to have the chance to learn about local fruit trees and medicinal plants. Later, we’re going to have dinner, and spend the night.
Duration: 3 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight at a basic familiar guesthouseDay 2: San Juan de Chuccho - SangalleStop At:
Malata 04125, Peru
After breakfast, we are going to start a total trek of 2.5 miles, taking uphill and downhill paths, and visiting lovely traditional towns such as Cosñirhua, with the opportunity to admire pre Incan ruins. We will also pass through the town of Malata, where we can see its old Spanish church. We’re going have time for lunch.
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Oasis Sangalle, Cabanaconde 04124 Peru
Later, we will descend until reach the Oasis of Sangalle (2,225 m.a.s.l.) to spend the night. Here, you can take a refreshing bath in the pool and enjoy lunch. We can make short tours around the oasis (optional).
At night, we will enjoy a delicious dinner, and have time for a well deserve rest.
Duration: 4 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight at a basic familiar guesthouseDay 3: Sangalle - ArequipaStop At:
Cabanaconde, Cabanaconde, Colca Canyon, Arequipa Region
The tour starts very early in the morning, with an amazing trek of 3 hours (2.5 miles), ascending the slope of the canyon until we reach the town of Cabanaconde. After having breakfast in this picturesque town, we will take the transport to go to Chivay.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Maca, Maca, Colca Canyon, Arequipa Region
On the way, we are going to visit the viewpoint of Antahuilque, with amazing landscapes to Inca terraces. Also we will stop by the town of Maca, which stands out for its beautiful colonial church.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Yanque, Yanque, Colca Canyon, Arequipa Region
The town of Yanque offers us its hot springs (optional*).
Duration: 40 minutesStop At:
Reserva Nacional Pampa Cañahuas, XHG3+434, Cañahuas 04000, Peru
Then, we’re going to the town of Chivay to lunch (optional*). On our way back to Arequipa, we are going to have the opportunity to pass through the National Reserve of Pampa Cañahuas, home of camelids as alpaca, vicuña and llamas.
Upon arrival, we will drop you off at your hotel located in the city center.
Duration: 3 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"This activity is not recommended for children 7 and younger"
"Tour not recommended for people over 70 years’ old"
"You should bring comfortable clothes and coat, hat and sunglasses, trekking shoes, water canteen, walking sticks, backpack for personal staff, flashlight, swimwear, toilet supplies"
"The ticket entrance to the Colca Valley should be paid in cash"
"The optional activities (*) are not included"
"You should be in a good physical conditions"
"Due to the altitude, we recommend a good acclimatization before starting any activity"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"It is the passenger's responsibility to wear a protective mask and maintain social distance, in case they do not respect the basic safety measures they will be asked to leave the tour.
The maximum capacity of the services will be reduced in order to guarantee social isolation."
"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Horário de Início:
Duração: 3 Days
Ponto de partida:
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from centrally located Arequipa city hotels
Cancelamentos e reembolsos:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.