Arequipa & Colca Canyon

Arequipa is full of beautiful monasteries, temples and big old colonial houses, plus a rich cuisine that mixes products from the ancient pre-Columbian cultures and modern culinary techniques. One of the deepest canyons in the world, the Colca Canyon is a natural habitat of condors and vicuna.

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Access Routes

AVIONDaily flights from Lima (1 hour), Cusco (30 min), Juliaca (30 min), Tacna (30 min)

Lima – Arequipa: 1003 km/623 miles (14 hrs), Puno – Arequipa: 294 km/182 miles (5 hrs), Cusco – Arequipa: 516 km/322 miles (9 hrs)

Main Atractions

Culture, History, Archaeology, Architecture

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