Private transportation + escort guide & stops en route. Starting in Puno and ending in Arequipa.
Travelling along the high plateau until Arequipa, you will observe the lifestyle of the Peruvian culture, as farm houses, south american camelids (alpacas, llamas, vicuñas) and much more.
Also birds as flamingos, andean goose, ibis and much more.
8:00 Am (suggested time)
Puno: Located at 3027m above sea level, on the shores of Lake Titicaca, cradle of Inca empire.
Lagunillas Lake: On the way from Puno to Arequipa we will stop at Lagunillas Lake, which is located 4200m above sea level. Lagunillas Lake where we will see a magnificent geography of the Lagoon surrounded by the mountains of the Andes. On this area there are birds like flamingos and ostrich, also camelids as alpacas, llamas and vicuñas.
Arequipa: Considered as the second biggest city in Peru, located at 2400m above sea level. Starting point to visit the Colca canyon.
Early morning a guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel to take you to Arequipa. During the journey we will pass over the Peruvian high plateau, making stop at Lagunillas Lagoon where we will see a magnificent geography of the Lagoon surrounded by the mountains of the Andes. On this area there are birds like flamingos and ostrich, also camelids as alpacas, llamas and vicuñas. Then following the journey we will pass over 4528m, (the temperature begin to descend) making other stop at Restaurant Patahuasi to drink some hot drinks or go the bathroom. Then we continue with our trip passing near Chachani snow capped mountain, descending up to 2400m, finally 01 more hour driving we arrive in Arequipa. Transfer to hotel.