Colca Canyon Trek 2 days
Our “Trek into the Canyon 2 Days” is a the shortest recommended trek into the Colca canyon. An experience that allows you to explore the traditional villages along the route, observe the famous “Andean Condor” gliding through the walls of the canyon and enjoy the incredible nature.
The tour is organized with a specialized local guide and the best Lodge options that you find in this area. Additionally for the second day (Steep up out of the canyon); you’ll have the optional support of a mule and owner in case of need.
Discover with us amazing landscapes, traditional towns and experience the fascination of exploring one of the deepest canyons in the world!
- Hiking shoes.
- Sun block and hut.
- Reusable bottled of water.
- Walking sticks. (Optional).
- Sleeping Bag (optional).
- Private transport Arequipa / Chivay / Cabanaconde / Arequipa.
- Spanish/English official private guide.
- Lodgment inside the canyon (Lodge Oasis en Sangalle).
- All the meals in the canyon and breakfast second day in Cabanaconde.
- Mule (Only for equipment).
Grade of Difficulty: Good physical condition.
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Read our FAQs – Colca Canyon
Where do the tours to Colca Canyon depart from?
All tours to the Colca Canyon leave from the city of Arequipa. In request we can organize to pick you from Puno and join our classic tour in Chivay town.
How far is the Colca Canyon from Arequipa?
It is about a 3 1/2 -hour drive from Arequipa to the Colca Canyon.
Am I going to see Condors in the Colca Tour?
It is almost 100% that you will see Condors on a Colca Canyon tour. The tour itinerary includes a visit to the famous “Condor viewpoint” where you can enjoy spectacular pictures of the gliding flight of the Andean Condor.
Is there an entrance fee to the Colca Canyon?
Yes, it costs 70 soles to visit the Colca Canyon. This price is not included in our Tours, but during our tour (Entrance to Chivay) we make a stop in the Ticket office in order that you get your ticket. On request we can buy the ticket for you in advance.
When is the best time of year to visit the Colca Canyon?
The raining season in Peru is from December to March. During these months it rains a lot and may not be the best time specially to hike into the Colca Canyon. But also the rain, make the colors of the terraces of the valley more beautiful!
What is the elevation of Chivay?
Chivay has a elevation of 3645m / 11959feet