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COLCA TREK is accredited member of APTA The Association of Adventure Operators of Ecotourism in Arequipa And Authorized Accredited travel agency of the Ministry of Tourism of PERU.

Colca Tour 2 days

Colca Canyon Tour Bike and Trek (2 days/1 night)

FIRST DAY

We pick you up from your hotel in Arequipa at 8:00 am in our private transport, we drive around Chachani volcano, and we arrive to the National Reserve of vicunas (Salinas and Aguada Blanca) we visit the reserve hiking 1 hour approximately. We continue the route passing over 4000 mt where we see small lagoons and we do bird watching.
We arrive to the highest point, 4900 mt, where we observe the volcanoes: Ampato, Sabancaya, Hualca Hualca, Mismi (the source of the Amazon river) and the “Cordillera de Chila”.Continue in our transport and we arrive to Chivay, here we have our buffet lunch in a traditional restaurant. In the afternoon we walk around 2 hours in the valley to get to the beginning of the Colca Canyon, we ending the hike at our mountain Lodge, the best located hotel in the Colca canyon (not Colca Valley): COLCATREK LODGE, where we have a nice dinner with local organic ingredients and talking about our experiences in front of the fire place.   

SECOND DAY

Weak up watching the sunrise from our room, which has windows from floor to roof, with the best view to the canyon, we have breakfast at 6:20 am an we take the way to the Cruz del condor, viewpoint from which we are very close, only take us 20 minutes driving, this is a great advantage and it save us many time. From here we can observe the deep of the Canyon and we can have majestic pictures of the flight of the Condors, from this point we continue toward the Cabanaconde town, those are 15 kilometers downhill in mountain bikes “Colca Biking” or if you don`t like bikes, our transport stop in all the viewpoints following the bikes, all this route is by the edge of the Canyon with the best and different views of the Canyon of Colca, we visit the Tapay viewpoint, from which we can observe the towns of the lower Canyon and it is seen all the  Colca trails,  we arrive then to Cabanaconde town, after we return to the transport to continue visiting important viewpoints of the valley like Choquetico, finally we relax in the natural thermal waters. Lunch in Chivay, here the group split up in 2 groups, half of the group end in Puno, where is the Titicaca lake (optional), the other half of the group come back to Arequipa, both groups end in our Colca  Trek private transport.

This tour Colca canyon includes:

  • Tourist transport
  • Professional English speaking official Colca trek guide.
  • 01 night hotel COLCA TREK LODGE
  • 01 day of breakfast
  • Entrance to Cruz del Condor Viewpoint
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Thermal baths (hot springs)
  • Mountain bikes
TAYLOR MADE TRIPS

COLCATREK PERU has not only these basic choices, if you like to be out of the normal trail, just let us know, we can send you to our best trails, or we are ready to make with you the trip in the way you order be done. If it’s any special activity you would like to do, just let us know, so we can send you immediately more details, maybe you need information about Colcarafting, mountain biking or biking in Arequipa city, that we can combine to make the best Colca tour for you, please just ask to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for a immediately answer of our knowledgeable guide Vlado Soto.