Description - circuit first day (Arequipa / Pampas Cañahuas / Patapampa / La Calera / Chivay)
At 07:30 a.m. our private mobility starts with the pick up passengers from their hotels in Arequipa street.
At 08:30 a.m. our mobility part bound to the Chivay town, our first stop is at Zamácola where you can buy water, snack, or others for your trip, our second stop is at PAMPAS CAÑAHUAS (the Aguada Blanca national reserve), this beautiful place is natural habitat of the South American camelids as Vicunas, Alpacas, Llamas.
Continuing on our trip we do our next stop at The marshes of Tojra, here will see a variety of wild birds such as coots, wild ducks, flamingos, Andean gulls, among others.
Continuing with our program, we arrive at the highest point of the route, PATAPAMPA at 4,900 masl from this point can be seen the Western mountain chain and the SABANCAYA, HUALCA HUALCA and AMPATO snow-covered mountains.
To the average 01:30 p.m. we will be arriving at the Chivay village, the point of arrival is our hosting (basic service) where we will settle to stay the first night, after accommodate us, we will go in coordination with the guide to taste our lunch (included in the tour), after a short break we will go to LA CALERA thermal baths, waters range from a temperature of 35 ° C and it is ideal for a swim in the pools (general entrance fee 15.00 soles - cost not included in the package).
While we will remain in this place will be approximately 1 h 30 to 2 hours, because ending the day we returned to our lodging in Chivay and later our guide will indicate us the time and place for dinner.
We will have the option is to visit a typical restaurant in Chivay and we can see the typical dances exhibition (entry is not paid, you have the option of eating - dinner not included in the tour). Finally, we return to our lodging to rest.