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Colca Canyon

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Address: Jerusalen #400 AB-1, Arequipa, Peru
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+51 941 414 048
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One of the deepest canyon in the world is more than 13,100 feet.. Here you...

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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Colca Canyon Full -Day Tour from Arequipa
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Full Day Trip to Colca Cannyon from Arequipa
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Full Day Trip to Colca Canyon from Arequipa

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Worth a visit but prepare

Well if you like the idea if seeing the world's most massive flying bird, then take the risk that you might see them here. Be prepared that the trip from Arequipa passes over the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Old Bar, Australia
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Old Bar, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Well if you like the idea if seeing the world's most massive flying bird, then take the risk that you might see them here. Be prepared that the trip from Arequipa passes over the ranges in windy roads at an altitude of 4900m, so prepare for the altitude! A lot of the people on the bus were suffering headaches and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a good trek but we had a few issues with the company itself. The three day two night option is too long really- we were left with too much free time and didn't feel there was enough walking each day. In hindsight we should have picked to do the trek in two days one night. The food at... More 

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Norwich
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was Edgard who was informative and a great help when our car got two simultaneous punctures. While our driver Angel sorted the car Edgard got us a ride to the top viewing point, went back to help Angel and returned to keep us appraised and a then ride back to the repaired car - excellent service! But, the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful views wonderful to see! Road winding and a bumpy one but one beautiful part of Peru and if you get the chance don't miss it! Will return

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Thank Yvonne W
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic experience thanks in large part to our guide, Edgar. He led a group of 14, with his assistant guide Roxanna, and built a wonderful team spirit. He was knowledgeable, extremely safety conscious, great fun and showed great concern for how everyone was coping. He was the best. The tour was extremely well organised and I recommend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Experienced hikers and backpackers don't need a guide to experience this beautiful canyon. The trail is straight forward and we'll maintained. Tapay is a quiet and charming place to spend the first night. The only down side is that the permit is overpriced at about 20 dollars.

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Thank Lisa M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1. Do not go there if you want to see something unique: there a lot of places in the Alps, in the Himalaya, in the Rocky Mountains and all around the world that given offer you the same or a better scenario. 2. Don't go there because you wish to see Condors flying in the Canyon at your feet: more... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel to Peru several times a year and heard so many great things about the Colca Canyon - that it's the most beautiful place in Peru. Well, after several hours of driving...to see a few condors flying around the canyon. It was interesting to see and learn a bit about the terraced agricultural landscape (pre-Incan times) but the truth... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't do this in a day trip. Take the time and spend a night at the bottom of the canyon at the Oasis. The walk down is hard in your knees, so you need a pretty good fitness base, and good shoes. The walk on the second day is walking straight up 1100m elevation and takes just under 3 hours... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited whilst on a guided tour, it is the place where you will see the condors, therefore it is must see with spectacular views, however you may reach heights of 16,500 ft - which resulted in several of us getting altitude sickness. Take a packed lunch and enjoy the scenery, be careful in the sun as in this open... More 

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