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.
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.
|Duration :||3 hours aprox||Daily Departures :||09:00 hrs. & 14:30 hrs.|