The Colca Canyon is the world’s second-deepest canyon after the Cotahuasi Canyon; (located also in Arequipa region) and twice as deep as the more famous Grand Canyon in the US. But more than that, the Colca valley is repleted with history, culture, ruins, many traditions and belong to the one of the most interesting and intangible Peru’s highlights.
Pampa Cañahuas national Reserve - Patapampa (4,820 meters) - Town of Chivay - Town of Coporaque - Hot springs - Shared a half day with a local family - Cruz del Condor view point - Town of Yanque.
Departures: Every day
Type of service: Regular with a Group.
The program includes:
English guide (1st, 2nd day).
Hotel + Breakfast buffet.
½ day with a villager (3rd day)
Extension: Transfer to Puno on lake Titicaca last day.
The Program does not include:
Tourist ticket to the Colca valley.
Excursions not mentioned in detailed program.
Meals (lunch and dinner):
Entrances to the Hot Springs, towels, snacks, beverages and/or other extras.
¡Giardino Tour Operator thanks you for your preference!
Other excursions to the Colca canyon
2d/1n, 4d/3n; with /without transfer to Puno on lake Titicaca, hiking into the canyon, hike through the towns and much more
References Giardino Tours at Tripadvisor
I am considering them as well, so can't cite experience. But they were listed in a Jan 2015 National Geographic guidebook as one of just a few companies listed for Colca Canyon touring ...more