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|Summary: The trek of two days in the Colca canyon
is for hikers with some level of trek who don't have time
and they want to reach the bottom of the canyon; the two
days the hikers have early wake ups.The first day trek is
around 7 hours with trails down hill, flat and up hill,
second day trek 3 hours up hill.
|Intineray Day by Day:(B)= breakfast / (L)= lunch /
Day 1: Arequipa – Cabanaconde.
03:00/03.30 a.m. Departure to Cabanaconde ( Colca Canyon )6
a.m. Arrival to Cabanaconde, breakfast and we start the
trekking down hill from 3300mt to reach the bottom ( 3 and a
half hours aproximatly) at the altitude of 2100 mt.
a.m. Lunch an resting in San Juan de Chuccho village ( place
with plantly of frut tres)
. p.m. Continues to Cosñirhua and Malata towns (very
pinturesque places with a lot of vegetation, a museum, its
very old spanish church stile, and very fliendly local
people). Then time to start the descending hike this time to
the deepest part of our trek to reach "Sangalle Village " at
the altitude of 1900 mt aprox., Place to enjoy the swimming
pool of temperatured water of 20ºC.
p.m. Dinner. and and overnight in bungalows made of bamboo (
BASIC ACCOMODATION). .
Day 2: Cabanaconde – Arequipa.
03:00 a.m. Trek up hill to Cabanaconde Town under the torch
lights ( 3 hours aproximatly).
a.m. Arrival and breakfast in Cabanaconde. Transport to The
most visited point in the Colca Valley "The Cruz Del
Condor", time to see the condors soaring around. After we
continue back to Chivay on the way we gonna have a great
view of pre-Inca terraces, some arqueological places and
colonial tows among others views.
a.m. Arrival to Chivay toward the hot springs "la Calera",
p.m. Typical lunch of the region.
p.m. Transport back to Arequipa . On the way we descend from
4830 a.s.l. to 2 325 a.s.l. and passing through a Nacional
Reserve and Pampa Cañahuas habit of the four kind of south
American camelides.(llama. Alpaca, vicuña and guanaco)
p.m. Arrival to Arequipa .
from hotel -
gear as 4
bag is not
ticket of 70
soles or $35
This is the
park even if
stop at "Mirador
kit for all
and our camp
Hat or cap
you from the
(for the hot
Person 680 US$ . Minimum 2 people.
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