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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City Tour Arequipa + Monastery of Santa Catalina

We start a three hour sightseeing tour including the Santa Catalina Convent that was founded on the ..

$48.75

Full day Colca Canyon with lunch

Early in the morning aprox. 04.00am departure by land on your excursion towards the Colca Valley dr..

$122.50

The mummy Juanita

“Momia Juanita”, better known in English as "The Ice Maiden", is a 15th-century Inca mummy of a 12- ..

$15.00

Tour Campiña

Located at 9 kilometers from the City, it is famous for its Colonial mill that dates from the XVIIth..

$26.25

Adventure in the Southern Circuit 2019

12D/11N: Lima, Paracas, Nasca, Arequipa, Colca, Puno, Cusco and Machu Picchu An opportunity to d..

$2,478.75

Discover Peru 2019

10D/9N: Lima, Arequipa, Colca, Puno, Titicaca Lake, Cusco and Machu Picchu In Peru’s South we wi..

$1,918.75

Great Inca Expedition 2019

16D/15N: Lima, Paracas, Nasca Lines, Arequipa, Colca, Puno and Cusco Intense and exciting:..

$3,255.00

Magic Peru 2019

11D/10N: Lima, Paracas, Nasca Lines, Arequipa, Cusco and Puno Magic is in the air. From the ..

$2,298.75

The Flight of the Condor and Lake Titicaca 2019

5D/4N: Arequipa, Colca, Puno and Lake Titicaca Beautiful scenery and colorful villages will acc..

$906.25