Tours


The conference Co-Chair Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas has recommended to use the Katari Travel Agency and has worked with this agency to setup the following tours. Note that you will need to use Western Union to pay for the tours in advance.

POST CONFERENCE TOURS

TO CHOOSE THESE TOURS YOU HAVE TWO OPTIONS

Option 1: 
For those people who want to do both Colca Canyon and Machu Picchu
Colca Canyon Tour will be a 2-day tour (July 14-15th) and
Cuzco and Machu Picchu (July 16-18th)
PLEASE TAKE NOTE THAT YOU HAVE TWO WAYS TO GO TO CUZCO: (It’s not included in package)
BY AIR
LAN AIRLINES (request your quote)
If you choose this option you need a night in Arequipa. If you want we can offer hotels.
BY BUS
CRUZ DEL SUR  VIP SERVICE AREQUIPA TO CUZCO USD 44.00   DEPARTURE 20:30  AND ARRIVAL  06.30 July 16th
OLTURSA   VIP SERVICE  AREQUIPA TO CUZCO USD.40.00  DEPARTURE 20:30  AND ARRIVAL 06.30 July 16th
(Same itinerary for returning to Arequipa)

Option 2:
For those who want to go to Machu Picchu only Cuzco and Machu Picchu (July 14-16th)

TRANSFERS IN AREQUIPA
TRANSFER FROM AIRPORT TO THE HOTEL USD.12.00 PER PAX (MINIMUM 2 PAX)
TRANSFER FROM THE HOTEL TO THE AIRPORT USD.12.00 PER PAX (MINIMUM 2 PAX)
(Transportation in regular service)

CONTACT:
AGENCIA DE VIAJES Y TURISMO J&C SAC – KATARI TRAVEL
Email: kataritravelviajes@gmail.com

Ernesto recommends this tour company, they have been in business for so many years and we have friends who have taken tours with this company and it is a reputable company. It is quite safe to send the money to Jenny (not Katari) by Western Union as it will be guaranteed.

 Details

COLCA CANYON (2D/1N)
USD.246.00 PER PASSENGER SHARING A DOUBLE ROOM

Includes:

  • 01 night in colca Lodge Hotel in standard Room
  • Lunch for 02 persons (Day one)
  • Breakfast (buffet)
  • Transportation in shared service
  • Bilingual Guide (English and spanish)
  • Visit to “Cruz del Condor”

Not Includes:

  • Entrance Fee Colca.
  • Others not mentioned.

Itinerary

DAY 1:
Pick up from the hotel between 7:30-8:30 am. (Only for hotels close to the main plaza) 4 hours long, stopping in some places, to see the landscape and llamas. (You’ll reach the 5000 m. just in one point because the van crosses a mountain´s crater)
Arrival to Colca Lodge: 14:00 hrs.
DAY 2:
Pick up from Colca Lodge: 6:30-7:00 hrs.  (Please carry all  your stuff.)condor
Visit to “Cruz del condor” and lookout of the deepest side of the canyon
Way back to Arequipa, previous stop in Chivay for lunch (not included)
Depart time from colca valley: 14:00 hrs. aprox.
Arrival to Arequipa: 17:30 hrs.

Referential Schedule
Collect time from hotel in Arequipa (Lobby)= 7:30 - 8:30 Hrs.
Arrival Time to Colca Lodge= 14:00 Hrs.
Depart time from Colca Lodge tour to Cruz delCóndor = (last day of your stay) 6:30 Hrs.
Depart Time from Chivay to Arequipa = 14:00 Hrs.
Arrival time to Arequipa  =17:30 Hrs.
**The bus collects in the order of location of every hostel, just hostels and hotels located near the main square”.


COLCA CANYON (2D/1N)
USD.295.00 FOR 1 PERSON IN A SINGLE ROOM

Includes:
01 night accommodation at Colca Lodge Hotel+ breakfast
Transportation in shared service
Bilingual Guide (English and Spanish)
Visit to Cruz del Condor and surrounding touristic places

Not Includes
Entrance Fee Colca
Others no mentioned.

REFERENTIAL ITINERARY
Day 1:
Pick up from the hotel between 7:30-8:30 am.(Only for hotels close to the main plaza) 4 hours long journey, stopping in some places, to see the landscape and llamas. (You’ll reach the 5000 m. just in one point because the van crosses a mountain´s crater)
Arrival to Colca Lodge: 14:00 hrs. free time to enjoy the hot springs.

Day 2:
After breakfast and check out , pick up from Colca Lodge: 6:30-7:00 hrs.  (necessary to take all of your stuff.)
Visit to Cruz del Condor and lookout of the deepest side of the canyon
Way back to Arequipa, previous stop in Chivay for lunch (Lunch not included)
Depart time from colca valley : 14:00 hrs. aprox.
Arrival to Arequipa: 17:30 hrs.

Referential Schedule
Collect time from hotel in Arequipa (Lobby) = 7:30 - 8:30 Hrs.
Arrival Time to Colca Lodge= 14:00 Hrs.
Depart time from Colca Lodge tour to Cruz del Cóndor = (last day of your stay) 6:30 Hrs.
Depart Time from Chivay to Arequipa = 14:00 Hrs.
Arrival time to Arequipa  = 17:30 Hrs.
**The bus collects in the order of location of every hostel, just hostels and hotels located near the main square”.

 


 

 CUSCO PROGRAM DREAM 3 D / 2 N

FIRST DAY:
Reception at the airport,   transfer to hotel of your choice,   accommodation and coca tea of welcome.
At 13:30 hrs.  Excursion City Tours: Tourist city tour, visit:  the Koricancha or the Temple of the Sun, the Cathedral, continuing our journey through the four surrounding ruins to the city: Sacsayhuaman, Qenko, Pukapukara and Tambomachay.
(Optional) CITY BY night: Tour of the historic streets of Cusco, the stone of the 12 angles and finally the San Blas square.
Cusco Hotel night.

SECOND DAY:
Breakfast at Hotelmachu-picchu-wbirt1-flckr
Exc. Machu Picchu:  A time transfer from your Hotel to the train station where you start your trip to Machu Picchu by train of your choice. During the trip you will appreciate the beautiful vegetation characteristic of the high jungle and majestic snow-capped mountains, through tunnels and finally reach the station of AguasCalientes, where to take the bus of tourist transport that after 8 km of ascent to the complex of Machu Picchu, where we find squares, temples, tanks, staircases, fountains, terraces and surveillance posts, cemeteries as well as the Temple of the Sun, the Intihuatana (Solar clock) the Temple of the three windows among other charms.   Lunch in TOTOS HOUSE.  To time back to Cusco, time arrival and transfer to your hotel in Cusco.
Cusco Hotel night.

THIRD DAY
Breakfast at Hotel
To time out hotel.

INCLUDES:

  • Transfers from the airport or bus station.
  • City Tour, including entrance tickets.
  • Transfers from the hotel to the train station and vice versa.
  • 01 lunch buffet in Machu Picchu or dinner in Cusco.
  • Expedition to Machu Picchu inclujding train ticket.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu, Bus from Train station to Machu Picchu and vice versa.
  • 02 nights at the selected hotel.
  • 02 breakfast at the hotel.
  • Professional Guide and assistance in all excursions
PROGRAM INCLUDED HOTEL USD PER PASSENGER
SWB (SINGLE ROOM)
USD PER PASSENGER
SHARING ROOMDWB (DOUBLE ROOM)
TIERRA VIVA SAN BLAS or SAN AGUSTIN PLAZA 643.00 553.00
SONESTA POSADA INCA 676.00 563.00
CASA ANDINA CLASSIC 696.00 581.00
SONESTA HOTEL CUSCO 671.00 606.00
CASA ANDINA PRIVATE COLLECTION 4* 781.00 643.00
ARANWA CLASICC 4** 951.00 701.00
JW MARRIOT 5* 1065.00 758.00
LIBERTADOR 4 SUP * 1102.00 776.00
INKA TERRA CASONA PATIO 4* 1260.00 855.00
MONASTERIO 5* 1496.00 978.00

PRICE INCLUDES EXPEDITION TRAIN TKT

IF YOU WANT BETTER TRAIN ADD PER PASSENGER
VISTADOME  TRAIN USD. 40.00
HIRAM BHINGAN  TRAIN USD. 575.00

 



CITY TOURS

Tour Campiña - Half Day Guided Surrounded Arequipa City

The countryside of Arequipa (campiña Arequipa) is one of the areas to know, surrounding by pre Incas terraces following largest river comes from the highlands. Typical town of Yanahuara, Cayma, Sabandia, Paucarpata, Characato, Mollebaya and others are located out, 15 or 20 sabandiaminutes away from the central plaza.
The tour campiña is very attractive and easy touring, give many possibilities to explore walking, biking, riding a horse or by private van in a guided tour.
TOUR LENGTH

The entire trip takes around 3:30 hours - Some days can be half hour more if traffic is very busy to get our from downtown.

PLACES WE VISIT

  • Church and Yanahuara Main Square
  • Carmen Alto Lookout
  • Church And Cayma Main Square
  • Sachaca Lookout
  • The FounderMansion
  • Via Paisajista
  • Sabandia Main Square
  • Sabandia Mill
  • Pre Inca Terraces of Paucarpata

Price: USD 15.00

 

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Walking Tour  - Arequipa City

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