Condor Canyon – Full Day
Viva Cusco presents a recommended adventure trip for people who like to observe birds, to walk, in addition you will be able to enjoy and learn of the alive local culture. Of the variety of flora and fauna that exists in the place and one of the deepest Canyons of Peru this is one of the few places of Peru and in the world in which you can appreciate and see the spectacular flight of the Condors in its Natural habitat being a unique, fantastic and unforgettable experience.
One of the most important and sacred attractions for tourism today, where we can appreciate cultural and natural attractions. Throughout our tour we will visit small indigenous villages with beautiful landscapes, valleys and sacred mountains of the Incas.
CONDOR CANYON – CHONTA
We depart from the city of Cusco 8:00 a.m. in our completely comfortable mobility, taking the route Cusco – Limatambo, by an asphalt route until reaching the ramp of Ancawasi and from this point we will accede to the highest mountain, the Apu Pucara 3900 m s n m. For a road that will take us to the community of Chonta 3400 mall where we can use the toilet, then walk for about an hour by a trail to the viewpoint of Huaco, which is located on the right bank of the canyon Apurímac. To finally reach the viewpoint and from there observe the majestic flight of the Condors. That leaves us more than surprised.
At this point we will have the opportunity to appreciate the impressive valley and canyon of the most mighty river of South America in addition to the second largest bird in the world and sacred of the Incas in their natural state, which as adults can measure up to more than 3 Meters long with wings extended also there is opportunity to observe many birds such as Eagles, Falcons and with luck the White-tailed Deer, Puma, Andean Fox and Vizcachas. After having witnessed the activity of the Condor.
We will return walking for about an hour until we reach the community of Chonta. Then return to the city of Cusco in our mobility at approximately 5 pm. With the satisfaction of being able to make a great tour we arrive at the city of Cusco at 19:00 hours approx.
TIPS AND RECOMENDATIONS
The Condor Canyon Tour Includes:
- Tourist Transportation Cusco – Chonta – Cusco
- Professional guide of tourism in English or Spanish
- Entrance to the Canyon Condor Reserve.
The Tour to the Condor Canyon Not Included:
- Mineral water
- Meals: 1 breakfast and 1 lunch
- Walking poles
- Transfer back from Cusco to the hotel
What to bring for the Canyon Condor Tour:
- Water bottle
- Cap, sun block, sunglasses
- Rain poncho
- Clothes for cold
- Walking poles
- Extra shoes, rain poncho and overcoat
- Snacks: dried fruits, chocolates, energy bars, etc.