General

AC-A13 Colca Canyon hike to the Huaruro waterfall (4 days / 3 nights)

DAY 1: CRUZ DEL CÓNDOR – CABANACONDE LLAHUAR

03:00 am. Pick up at your hotel and departure from Arequipa with destination to Cabanaconde. in tourist transport.
5.30 Arrival at Chivay, breakfast Will continue to la Cruz del condor, where will make a stop to observe the Colca canyon and the majestic condor’s flight. 
Later will continue in the tourist transport to the small town of Cabanaconde (30 minutes). Arrival at Cabanaconde and visit the surroundings.

Will have lunch in this place, after lunch, we prepare to start our hike going down to the small town of Llahuar. Will appreciate the panoramic view of the Canyon. Will arrive to the bridge from where we can observe some Geisers.

In the afternoon we arrive at Llahuar, small town with fruit trees, thermal waters and the fishing sport, Dinner and spend the night.

DAY 2: FURE – HUARURO WATERFALL:

07:30 hrs. Breakfast,  
8.00 am Excursion to the Fure town going thru the Llatica town. Arrival to the small community of "Fure" , where we will spend the night, lodging at local houses.
Lunch
PM Continue with our hour and a half long hike to the de "Huaruro" waterfall, arrival at the waterfall where we can observe the 60 meters fall, our guide will be happy telling us stories of the área, will eat fruits in route, having an extraordinary survival experience and finally we will return to Fure. Will have dinner and spend night.

DAY 3:SANGALLE SWIMMING POOL:

07:30 hrs. Breakfast at “Fure” Will start this day our Return trip walking to the Sangalle Valley, hike time is 4 hrs. Approximately observeing the small towns in route and will arrive at Sangalle. “Deep place of the Canyon” where swimming pools can be enjoyed, one warmed at 20 º C.
Lunch. Free afternoon for small activities, like walking around. Dinner and spend night.

DÍA 4: SANGALLE – CABANACONDE:

45.00 hrs. Will start our hike up with destination Cabanaconde (4 hours approximately)
Breakfast at Cabanaconde. Will continue in tourist transport to Chivay and continue with our course with direction to the thermal waters at "la Calera", that has an average temperature of 38°C.
Return to Chivay where will enjoy a buffet lunch with typical products of this region.
Return to the city of Arequipa.
Will go thru the Reserva Nacional de Salinas and Aguada Blanca, Pampa Cañahuas, natural fauna and other kinds of auquenidos y migration birds, between others.
18:00 hrs. Approximate arrival time in Arequipa.

INCLUDES:

  • Round trip tourist transport.
  • Full meals.
  • Professional guide
  • Three nights lodging in rural cabins.

DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Tourist ticket. (20.00 for peruvian nationals and 70.00 for foreigners)
  • Entrance tickets to thermal waters (15 Soles)
  • Airplane tickets.
  • Tips

WE RECOMMEND YOU BRING

  • Medium bag.
  • Personal cleaning articles.
  • Camera and extra batteries.
  • 1 ½ litres of wáter enough to the arrival of first town (is possible to buy water at all towns)
  • Sun block.
  • Hat.  Repellent.
  • Sun glasses.
  • Confortable shoes.
  • Light clothing for the day and warm clothing for nights, Frontal lanterns, of preference
  • Batteries. ,
  • Towell.
  • Sandals,
  • Toilet paper
  • Walking stick with rounded rubber end.
  • Water clothing for days from december to april.

FRECUENCY: Daily.

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IMPORTANT: Programs subjected to changes, due to bus arrivals, weather conditions and accommodation available at hotels.

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