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Cotahuasi Canyon, Arequipa

4 Days / 3 Nights

  1. Arrival
  2. Cotahuasi
  3. Cataracts of Sipia
  4. Departure


Day 1:

Very early at 05:00 a.m. pick up of participants from hotels by mean of private transport by the Pan-American highway, we will go all the group towards the Valley of Majes going through Corire and Aplao, natural beauty is appreciate until arriving to Chuquibamba, continuing soon towards Arma, a species of hosting where usually they offer fried trout, soon we go to round of Stream (6,117m. altitude) arrival to Cotahuasi.

Day 2:

Very early we left to cross the population of Cotahuasi(2,684 msnm) its narrow streets are paved and the houses all whitened take well evident the spanish influence.
The way continuous by the river, extensive branches scatter their aroma to 4 winds, soon we arrived at Tomepampa whose colonial church is remarkable, soon we will see a small hanging bridge on the Cotahuasi river leads to Visbe and Taurisma, following rural Way, (40 ms Cotahuasi) are arriving to ALCA and very near we get to the thermal baths of Luicho (2km)

Day 3:

After the very early breakfast and by mean of common transport (nice horses)we will get to the gigantic cataracts of Sipia to 3 hours by horse, where the Cotahuasi river with its water volume fall from a height of 50m, giving origin to a permanent rainbow that form in steam clouds.

Day 4:

We will get ready to one hour opportune for the return to the white city, not without before happening through the enchanted castles of Majes where we will listen to the voice of the nymph Echo, mitológic and enigmatic stones petrorecorded from Toro Muerto. Arrival to Arequipa, transfer to your hotel.

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  • Private transport
  • Medicine Kit Equipment of security
  • 3 nights of lodging
  • 3 breakfast
  • 4 lunches
  • 3 dinners
  • Horses for long walks
Girl in Colca   Alpaca, Arequipa



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