See Peru’s south before the secret’s out! The ‘white city’ of Arequipa has a friendly atmosphere, colonial architecture (including a working convent) and the incredible El Misti Volcano towering over the cityscape. Meet its most famous resident, Juanitaa 500-year-old mummy discovered on the top of nearby Mount Ampatothen travel along mountain roads to Colca Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in the world. Spot condors and hike across the dramatic Andean scenery.
Arrive in Arequipa and transfer to your hotel.
Enjoy a city tour, including a visit to the main plaza with its cafs and cathedral. Option to visit the historic convent of Santa Catalina. Enjoy free time to explore the city and surroundings.
Transfer to Colca Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in the world. This remarkable drive through Inca and pre-Inca terracing will astound and amaze.
The canyon is rich with wildlife and stunning scenery. Watch out for the Andean Condor, the King of the Andes, and be sure to photograph the alpacas and llamas while exploring this geological marvel.
Transfer to Arequipa for the night.
Hotel pick-up and transfer to the airport.