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One of the deepest canyon in the world is more than 13,100 feet.. Here you can practice: rafting, trekking, mountain biking, vivencial tourism.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I begin? We booked the day trip from Arequipa to Colca Canyon through the hotel using Acuarius/Aquarius Tours. They picked us up on time from the hotel (around 330 am) and we got on a bus where we picked up other ppl in...More

Thank julieanne0054
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seeing the condors was excellent. Can be crowded but that's because it's so unique and well worth a visit. Don't go with overly high expectations and you will be very satisfied with the experience.

Thank kesbus
Reviewed 1 week ago

it's better to take private guide otherwise at first the group will be collected approximately in one hour in several hotels around the city in 3am (!) and you will stop in several (2-3) villages during your way to the canyon, but it's not interesting...More

3  Thank Marina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the 2 day tour to see Colca Canyon and the beautiful cities enroute. Try the Colca Sour with Jugo de Sancayo

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (3 people, 22 years old) did the 2D/1N colca canyon tour with 'Vicugna Tours' tour operator. Very friendly lady, and the canyon is definitely a recommendation if you are in the neighbourhood! Great views of the canyon and you spent one night in a...More

1  Thank Jubeton94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 2 day trek down into the canyon and back up the next day. On the way down (steep spectacular path) we saw condors close by, and it was HOT. Then up the other side and further down the canyon to the oasis,...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had an hour to watch the condors but loved every second of it. There were about 7-8 of them in the area of the Cross that morning so lots of opportunity to watch them. They drift on the currents of the beautiful canyon...More

1  Thank Karen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This trek was not for the faint hearted. Climbing out of the canyon was gruelling. We had a great guide and stayed in a lovely homestay. Watching the condors was amazing.

Thank Penny C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent two days and one. Iggt in this area, the night in Chivay, it was all a unique experience, I saw the condors at "la cruz del condor", be aware of the altitude, we arrived here by private bus from Arequipa, I felt good...More

Thank Stefano M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went on a 1,5 days trip to the Colco canyon with Johselm Canto. That was an amazing experience! Besides of the very beautiful and breathtaking nature I was very much impressed about the deep knowledge of Johselm. I learned a lot and always felt...More

3  Thank Martina S
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12 August 2017|
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Response from ernieLoomisCa | Reviewed this property |
We went there on our own. Public bus 6 hours Arequipa-Cabanaconde $7. Stayed in private room and bath Pachamama Hostel $35, inc breakfast. Nice reasonably priced meals at dinner. Owner Ludwig arranged 2 nights in the... More
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6 August 2017|
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Response from wanderingwallins | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't bother doing just a half day, firstly it will take half a day to get to the Canyon from Arequipa. Unless you stay in cabanaconde (which is really a small small small local village). Book a day tour in Arequipa... More
14 July 2017|
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Response from Nacho W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Clare. Yes you can do it without a Tour, you can go to the bus station or Terminal and take a bus to Caylloma and its really cheap. There you can walk or take other buses to the next towns.
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