Tour groups are per order- specified by the client
Price per person in tour group: 20 $ USD
Cantera de Añashuayco, Quebrada de Culebrillas.
This trip is for people who:
Entrance to Cantera de Añashuayco – 5 sols
Between 7:50 and 8:15 am we will collect you from your hotel/hostel and take you to the quarry. Sillar stone is being mined there and this is main material that has been used to build the old sections of the city. Apart from learning the details of mining this stone, you will get a chance to see sculptures made out of it as well.
Our next stop of the tour is Quebrada de Culebrillas where you can see petroglyphs from before the Spanish invasion. After a 20 minute walk in the canyon you will get a chance to look for petroglyphs in the shape of llamas, the sun or snakes.
Around 11:30 am we start driving back to Arequipa. The tour will end around 12:00 – 12:30 pm in Arequipa.
Maximum elevation: 2500 m. above sea level
Arequipa has much more to offer than what is within the city limits.
Explore the beauty of the Cusco, Puno and Arequipa regions
This tour – designed for those who want to take their time, delve into different cultures, understand a new way of life and truly experience Peru. Journey through some of the most enchanting areas of Cusco and Puno, combining the classic ´must see´ spots with off-beat and unexpected destinations. Finishing at the white city of Arequipa, this is a tour for those who love travel, diversity and activity!