A new but fascinating tour, in which we will visit a natural sanctuary and habitat of the condor of the Andes, you will enjoy a wonderful view of the famous condor flight and the amazing Apurímac Canyon, with its abundant flora and fauna, crossed by the mighty Apurimac River , This canyon has a depth of more than 1200 meters, also en route we will visit two important archaeological centers, knowing the amazing history of the Incas.
Summary travel plan
- Cusco - Quillarumiyoc - Flight of the condor - Cusco
Itinerary Tour to the Condor Canyon
Cusco - Quillarumiyoc - Flight of the condor - Cusco
8:00 in the morning we will pick you from your hotel in Cusco to start our incredible adventure, in our mobility we will travel to Limatambo by a route full of natural beauty, we will make some stops to visit 2 Incan archaeological centers, Killarumiyuc, a temple Dedicated to the Moon with its beautiful waterfall, and Tarawasi with its polygonal stone walls that show the perfect architecture of the Incas. We will have complete explanations about the history of these places by our guide.
We will continue our journey until we reach the Huayronca bridge, and from there we will continue along an unpaved road making some stops to take pictures of the snowy peak of Salkantay and the valley of Limatambo. Around 12:00 noon, we will arrive at the village of Chonta where we will taste a lunch with magnificent views of Salkantay.
In this village we begin the trek of an hour and a half until we reach the viewpoint of the Condor Canyon located at 3340 masl. Here we will wait for the condors to return from their daily activities, and after a short time we will have the opportunity to observe the impressive Andean condor in mid-flight and in their natural habitat, they will pass very close to us and you will be able to take thousands of photos.
After this incredible experience we will return to the community of Chonta walking and then to the city of Cusco in our transport, arriving around at the 8 a.m.
This tour includes
Professional tourist guide
This tour does NOT include
- Entrance to the condor canyon (S/.10.00 soles)
- Entrance to Quillarumiyoc and Tarawasi.
Drinks (such as mineral water)
Important tour information "Tour to the Condor Canyon"
What to bring for this tour?
Camera with extra batteries