Known as the white city and is situated at an altitude of 2325 msnm in the desert mountains of the Andes. This beautiful town is built almost entirely in ashlar, a kind of white volcanic stone. This is why Arequipa is called the White City and is the second largest city of Peru. Surrounded by its square, its cathedral, its various galleries and grand colonial style Misti volcano.
TOUR DE (1 day from 9:00 to 14:30 pm)
Duration: 3 hours
pick up from your hotel in Arequipa by our local guide. After we will go to the city center where we will start an interesting tour. Our first stop is at one of the most impressive architectural monuments of the city, it is the magnificent Monastery of Santa Catalina, a miniature city that housed nuns arequipeñas for over 400 years.Later we pass the beautiful Plaza de Armas, beautifully surrounded by beautiful colonial arches and visit the beautiful Cathedral of Arequipa, which we entered with our local guide to appreciate its stunning artwork, as well as its imposing structure. Finally visit the Andean Sanctuaries Museum where we will see the remains of the mummy named Juanita, a spectacular discovery of a girl belonging to the Inca nobility that was discovered in the foothills of Mount Ampato cold. End of the tour.
• Pick up from your hotel in Arequipa.
• Tourist transport.
• All entries.
• Professional guide.
• Transfer to your hotel after the tour.
• Extras and gratuities.
Tips to enjoy your trip to Peru.
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Important Information of Peru
With 1.285.215 km2, Peru is the third largest country in South America after Brazil and Argentina, ranking it among the 20 largest countries in the world. It also has 200 nautical miles and territorial rights over an area of 60 million hectares in the Antarctic.More