Trekking: Puno – Colca canyon – Oasis – Arequipa or Puno 4D/3N

DESCRIPTION:

DAY 1: PUNO CHIVAY:

6:00 a.m. 6:15 a.m. Pick up at your hotels near the main square, hours. And we will depart from the city of Puno to the town of Chivay and we will make three stops: pampas Cañahuas, Patapampa, Lagunillas. First stop is made in “Lagunillas”, in this viewpoint you have a panoramic view of the small lakes is also the habitat of flamingos, Andean gulls and other birds, without a doubt, a great opportunity to take photographs. We will observe wild birds such as flamingos, Andean gulls and ducks. Second stop, Pampa Cañahuas or the national reserve Salinas and Aguada Blanca in this place We will appreciate the rock formations and South American camelids such as vicuñas, llamas and alpacas. Our last stop Patapampa (Mirador de Volcanes) located at 4,950 m.a.s.l. from where we will appreciate the volcanoes Misti, Chachani and Ampato Patahuasi to drink mate and make use of. Finally, we will arrive to the Town of Chivay to the office half a block from the main square. approximately at 12:00 to 12:30 p.m. (At the entrance is the payment of the BTC that is the tourist ticket for those who are going to visit the Colca Canyon or do the Trekking).

Free time in the afternoon.

Overnight in Chivay.

DAY 2: CHIVAY – CONDOR CROSS – CABANACONDE – SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO:

6:30 a.m. where we will have continental breakfast in the hotel or hostel, where we will have an hour and thirty minutes of visit to be able to appreciate the flight of the Condors and the depth of the Colca Canyon (3207 m.a.s.l.), then continue to the village of Cabanaconde (30 min.) where we will have lunch (12:00 hrs.).

13:00 p.m. We will descend the Canyon walking for 03 ½ hrs., to reach the Colca River, where we can rest. Then continue the walk crossing the first suspension bridge in the area and arrive at the first town (San Juan de Chuccho), where we will rest in bungalow – like houses of local people while the guide is responsible for group feeding. Overnight in adobe/mud bungalows.

DAY 3: SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO – OASIS:

After breakfast we will restart the trek, for 3 hours, visiting different towns such as: Cosñirhua (40 min climb) and Malta (Site Museum, where we will share with local people their customs and historical experiences, besides the explanation of the guide on the flora (medicinal plants) and fauna.12:00 We arrive at the Oasis, a peaceful and charming place, where we will enjoy its swimming pools, surrounded by palm trees and an impressive nature, here we will have the afternoon free to relax and enjoy the landscape. guide will take care of the group feeding, overnight in adobe/mud bungalow.

DAY 04: OASIS – CABANACONDE – CHIVAY – AREQUIPA OR PUNO:

05:00 Am: Breakfast, we start the trek again and this time of ascent for 3 ½ hrs.

9:00 a.m. you will arrive to the town of Cabanaconde. In this town, we will take the return bus to the city of Chivay, making tourist stops in the traditional town of Maca, and natural viewpoints to appreciate the pre – Inca terraces of the valley among others.

11:30 hrs.: arrival to the town of Chivay, time to visit the thermal baths of La Calera (1 hour), then lunch.

AREQUIPA RETURN:

13:30 hrs. departure from the town of Chivay to the city of Arequipa

05:30 p.m. we will be arriving to white city of Arequipa and transfer to your hotels or near the Main square of Arequipa.

Price per person 88 dollars.

PUNO RETURN:

13:10 p.m. departures from the town of Chivay to the city of Puno.

7:30 p.m. We return to the city of Puno, and to its nearby hotels or to the Main square de Puno.

Price per person 108 dollars.

ITINERARY:

DAY 1 PUNO – CHIVAY
  • 06:00 to 06:10 transfer and pick up from your hotels in the city of Puno
  • 08:30 a.m. Lagunillas: observation of wild birds.
  • 10:15 a.m. Pampa Cañahuas: Landscape observation / coca or coffee mate.
  • 11:15 a.m. Patapampa Volcano Viewpoint: The highest point of the route 4,950 m.a.s.l.
  • 12:30 arrival at the town of Chivay, to our tour office south routes (half a block from the main square) Overnight at the hostel ** or hotel
  • Free time in the afternoon
DAY 2: CHIVAY – COLCA CANYON – SAN JUAN DE CHUCHO
  • 6:30 a.m. continental breakfast, we pick you up from your hotels in the town of Chivay,
  • 6:50 a.m. way from the town of Chivay to the Colca canyon,
  • 08:30 a.m. visit to the cross of the condor
  • 10:00 a.m. exit from the Colca Canyon
  • 10:40 a.m. arrival at Cabanaconde and descend walking for 03 ½ hrs.
  • 14:30 p.m. we will arrive the town of San Juan de Chuccho), while the guide is responsible for group feeding. Overnight San Juan de Chuccho
DAY 3: SAN JUAN DE CHUCCHO – OASIS:
  • 7:30 a.m. breakfast we will restart the trek, for 3 hours, visiting different towns such as: Cosñirhua (40 min climb) and Malata.
  • 12:00: We will arrive at the Oasis, where we will enjoy its pools, and. Break. The guide will take charge of feeding the group, spend the night in bungalows.
DAY 04: OASIS – CABANACONDE – CHIVAY – AREQUIPA OR PUNO:
  • 05:00 a.m. Breakfast,
  • 5:30 am. We started the hike and this time of ascent for 3 ½ hrs.
  • 09:30 a.m. Arrive to the town of Cabanaconde.
  • 09:40 a.m., we will take the return bus, to the city of Chivay, making tourist stops
  • 11:40 hrs.: arrival to the town of Chivay, time to visit the thermal and medicinal baths of Calera (1 hour), after lunch.
AREQUIPA:
  • 13:30 hrs. departure from the town of Chivay to the city of Arequipa
  • 05:30 p.m. we will be arriving to white city of Arequipa and transfer to your hotels or near the Main square of Arequipa.
PUNO:
  • 13:10 hrs. departures from the town of Chivay to the city of Puno.
  • 7:30 p.m. We return to the city of Puno, and to its nearby hotels or to the Main square the city of Puno.

Included:

  • Tourist transport (Puno, Chivay – Canyon Colca – Cabanaconde Chivay Arequipa or Puno.
  • Professional guide, in English and Spanish.
  • Accommodation (first night: hostel ** in Chivay, second night: San Juan de Chuccho, third night: Oasis bungalow with exclusive adobe).
  • Food (01 breakfast at the hostel in Chivay, 02 continental breakfasts).
  • 2 lunches; 2 dinners, (san Juan de Chuccho and oasis).

Don’t included:

  • Entrance tickets to the Calera thermal medicinal springs (S/ 15.00).
  • Last lunch (Chivay).
  • Tourist tickets for the Colca Canyon: Foreigners (S/ 70.00). South Americans (S/ 40) Peruvians (S/ 20).

RECOMMENDATIONS:

  • You can wear: Light and warm clothes. Comfortable shoes for the walk. Photographic camera. Blocker, wear swimsuit.
  • Buffet lunch: price per person 30 soles.
  • Help donkeys that go up and down to go to the oasis price per person.
  • 70 soles approx.
  • Additional cost transfers in the following hotels outside of Chivay: in the town of Yanque.
  • (Colca Lodge, Casitas del Colca, Refuge, Eco Inn, etc.).
  • It has an additional cost of: $ 20.00 USD per person.
  • Additional cost for transfer of the following hotels in Puno:
    • Casa Andina Private Collection, Posada del Inka, Hotel Eco Inn and Libertadores:
      • Up to 03 people (Auto): $ 5.00 USD.
      • Up to 05 people (Van H – 1): $ 12.00 USD.
    • Mirador del Titikaka and Hotel José Antonio:
      • Up to 02 people (Auto): $ 10.00 USD.
      • Up to 05 people (Van H – 1): $ 20.00 USD.

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