El Misti is an active and very symmetrical volcano located over the white city of Arequipa (2380 meters), the second largest city in Peru. This area was an important settlement area since before the Inca. Arequipa is surrounded by high volcanoes that offer good opportunities for mountaineering. Chachani at 6,057m. has routes suitable for both well and less experienced climbers. There is a base camp at 5.000 meters. Misti at 5,820 meters high volcano offer equally great views, and is more suitable for beginners. In general one needs two days to make it to the top, for that reason a tent, etc. are necessary. This climbing we can combine with Titicaca Lake ( Puno ) Machu Picchu Trek ( Cuzco ) or Pequeño Alpamayo Climbing ( Bolivia ) Duration: 02 days Altitud: 5820 m Dificult: moderate Season: all year Minimum: 2 Persons
The Colca Canyon located in southern Peru’s Arequipa region is an area of astounding scenic beauty, and one of Peru’s top tourist destinations. It is best known as one of the world’s deepest canyons, reaching a depth of 4,160 meters (13,640′), whose depth can most easily be appreciated from the Cruz del Condor, a viewpoint where Andean Condors can be seen most days throughout the year. It also offers a vibrant indigenous culture, high-quality handicrafts, and a range of activities from adventure sports to mystical tourism and tourist home-stays. The valley also features an incredible amount of Inca and pre-Inca agricultural terraces and the irrigation systems necessary to operate them.
A journey to the Colca Valley usually takes about 3-1/2 hours via public bus, across the high Andean plateau, reaching a high point of 4800 meters (15,800′)–so take care with altitude and cold–at the “Mirador de los Volcanes,” which offers fine views of several volcanoes that soar to more than 6,000 meters (20,600′).This program can be changed or modified depending to client’s requirement This program We can combine with walk in the Cordillera Blanca, Cordillera Huayhuash Cuzco, ( please let us know )
Day A.- Lima to Arequipa ( flight )
Day 1: arequipa – colca canyon – san juan de chuccho
Day 2: san juan de chuccho – llahuar
Day 3: llahuar – Condor´s Cross – Arequipa
Day B .- Arequipa – Lima
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