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Trek Colca Canyon - 3 days

Tourist Service 3days 3 night trekking

First day

We will begin this adventure by picking the passengers up at their hotels between 7am By Private Van(Bus).After it we go to Cabanaconde all this jurnel take (approx. 5 hours). There we will have lunch in  restaurant. In the afternoon starts the walking part with three to four hour downhill into the canyon.

We will then go up to San Juan de Chuccho (2'200 m) The first night is spent in this village in local houses. We will have the dinner with a local family who run smal acomodation  and share some time with them, which is a good way to discover the authentic life of the canyon.

Second day

After the breakfast we will keep going to Cosñirhua,Malata where we have the opportunity to visit a local museum. Two hour downhill later we will rach the Oasis Sangalle (1'230 m) where we will spend between three and four hours. Enough time to enjoy the swimming pool and just relax before our lunch. When will be fit again will start the hardest part of the trekking : the ascent to Cabanaconde. Three to four hour walking on a rocky and sandy pathway are necessary to reach this village where we'll overnight in a hotel. The dinner is planned in the hotel. P.S. If you are a bit curious about the hotel and what its like, you can see athttp://www.posadadelconde.com/

Third day

On the last day we get up quite early(aprox 7 am) after breakfast ) we will make for Cruz del Condor. We will spend an hour there to observe the famous condors. We will then make our way to Chivay, the most important town in the length of the valley. Afterwards we will go to the hot springs of La Calera for a well deserved swim (35C) very appreciated by your muscles. Back in the centre of Chivay the lunch will be

waiting for us. In the afternoon we will make our way back to Arequipa where we are supposed to arrive between 5.00pm and 6.00pm.

All is included in the Whole trip


What to bring?

Possible departure

We have departures almost every day. It doesn't matter if it is for 2, 3 or 4 days. We strongly recommend that you make your trek booking as soon as possible. We need minimum 2 people.

When to make a trek booking?

The best thing is to book as soon as you know the dates. In case we only have one interested person for a date, we have some time to find somebody else to confirm a group.

Trek options

It is possible to hire porters, such as mules. They cost 60 Soles every day and can carry your personal belongings such as clothes, water…

We can also provide vegetarian food or cater special diets at no extra cost, but we need to know when you make the trek reservation.

You can also hire hiking equipment (boots, jackets...) at our office. For more information you can visit us in our agency.

Making a trek booking

Before making a reservation with Land Adventures it is important and helpful to read through our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). This will already help answer any queries that you may have about our services or about the trekking.



P.S. If you are a bit curious about the trekk and what its like, you can see a Virtual Tour of the trekk on YouTube

In order to make a booking please click on the reservation link and fill in the whole reservation page.

Price per person

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Backpackers service US$  2 to 5 participants
Tourist service US$  2 to 7 participants
Private luxury service US$ 350.00 2 minimum

For each of these services, please read attentively the description of each type of service.

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