Arequipa has more of what you imagine. Explore with us the surroundings of the White City and visit its best attractions. Our countryside package includes the visit to the Mirador of Carmen Alto, a natural lookout point from where it is possible to make out the Valley of Arequipa with great pre Inca terraces and its volcanoes known as El Misti, Chachani and Picchu Picchu. Our tour also takes us to the traditional neighborhood of Yanahuara, where we visit its nice church built in colonial times and it traditional arches where part of Arequipa's history was written. At the countryside we will also visit the founder's mansion with its great art collection and the Sabandia Mill, where it is possible to see over 50 types of cactus plants amid a peaceful atmosphere.
Photo Gallery of the Countryside of Arequipa.
14:00 h. Our clients are picked up form their hotel by our local guide. Our first visit takes place at the district of Yanahura, an area full of traditions and a gorgeous colonial church built around 1750. Nearby we will have the chance to see, from a popular lookout point built in volcanic rocks, fine views of the white city of Arequipa with its volcanoes in the background. Later on we will visit the natural lookout point known as Carmen Alto from where it is possible to observe the nice countryside of Arequipa with fine views of the Chili River. Afterwards we will visit the Founder's Mansion of Arequipa, a nice building that was turned into a museum and shows various colonial relics including fine paintings and old weapons from the spanish era. Finally we will go to the region of Sabandia where we will see the first stone mill of Arequipa built in 1621.
End of the tour.
09:00 hrs. / 14:30 hrs.
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Tour Packages in Arequipa
Climbing Excursion to the Misti Volcano
2 Days Program
Mystery Peru offers you a great climbing adventure to the famous Misti Volcano, a snow-capped perfect cone of 5,822 metres that overlooks the white city of Arequipa. This the perfect chance for those wishing to do climbing in Peru, as the climb is generally easy and not much experience is required. Join us on this 2 days excursion program and enjoy fine Andean landscapes from its summit and learn about the rituals and sacrifices the Incas made there some 500 years ago in order to honor the Mountain Gods. For further information about this program please send us an e-mail.
Climbing Excursion to the Chachani Volcano
2 Days Program
Situated at 6075 metres above sea level, the Chachani Volcano is ideal for every mountain climber who wishes to be part of a moderate climbing tour and likes to be off the beaten track. Our climbing excursion to the Chachani volcano takes 2 days and involve a gently ascend toward the summit, offering along its trail gorgeous Andean sceneries. On this to Chachani we will pass the National Reserve of Aguada Blanca where you will see herds of Lllamas and Alpacas.
Downhill Biking on the Misti Volcano Slopes
Half Day Program
Join our biking team on this unique half day downhill adventure on the slopes of the mighty Misti Volcano in Arequipa. Enjoy a fantastic bike ride starting at an altitude of 3400 metres, then descend the magic slopes of the Misti Volcano through winding dirt roads, passing ancient pre-Inca terraces and small andean communities. Enjoy with our team this spectacular ride all the way down to the flat altiplano lands and see the Chiguata village, a nice place located on the right side of the volcano sorrounding by ancient terraces.
Rafting Tour on the waters of the Chili River Half Day Program
Mystery Peru offers you a great half day rafting tour on the waters of the Chili River, a beautiful snake-like body that has its origins high in the Andes, between the volcanoes known as Misty & Chachani. Be part of this great river rafting experience and take a nice ride on the waters of the Chili River. Join our team of specialist and experience gentle rafting rides with III & IV rapids. In addition you can also enjoy stunning sceneries, with some snow capped mountains in the background.