Region
Arequipa 
Duration
3 hours
Minimum of Passengers
2 passengers
Buy 24 hours
before departure date

Description

  • Know the origin of the volcanic stone "Ignimbrita", better known as "Sillar".
  • Most of the constructions of the historical center are made of this material.

Activities

  • Natural Areas Visits (Included)
  • Cultural visits (Included)
  • Guided visits (Included)

Departure place

  • Arequipa: Pick up from their respective hotels.
  • As long as they are located within the Historic Center. Otherwise, the meeting point will be in the Plaza de Armas.

Itinerary


Day 1
Arequipa - Añashuayco - Culebrillas - Arequipa
  • 9:00 am. Pick up from the lodge to go to Las Canteras de Añashuayco, where we can appreciate a small ravine where the sillar is currently extracted, the volcanic stone with which most of the churches and colonial houses in Arequipa are built.
  • There we will find sculpted the facade of the company of Jesus.
  • A stonemason of the place will show us how he works the ashlar with combo and chisel.
  • We will continue to the part called "Culebrillas", virgin quarry in a strait that was formed by the erosion of water and wind through time, where there are some petroglyphs drawn in the ashlar.
  • Then we will return to the Historical Center of the city.
  • Disembarkation point in Zela street.
  • End of service

Include

  • Round trip transportation.
  • Guide in Spanish and English.
  • 1 bottle of water

Not included

  • Entrance to the quarry - S / .5
  • Gifts, souvenirs
  • Tips for service (optional, voluntary).
  • Other types of drinks or snacks.
  • Extras not mentioned.

Notes

  1. It is recommended to bring: Sunglasses, hat or cap, good shoes
  2. The tours described in the itinerary are offered in Shared Mode.
  3. The tours and activities carried out by this Operator have a low level of risk and difficulty and provide the necessary security.
  4. Any material loss or accident is under the responsibility of the client.
  5. Service is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather issues (rain, mudslides, overflows, etc), strikes and / or demonstrations and any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary.
  6. Any cancellation of the service for the indicated reasons, does not apply return.
  7. In this case, the Operator could carry out a contingency plan with an alternative tour.
  8. The Itinerary may vary at the discretion of the operator, always to ensure the safety of the traveler and the best development of the service in its entirety.
  9. If you decide to withdraw before the end of the service, there will be no refund for it.
  10. If you bring or buy snacks during the tours, preferably they are light (dried fruits, cookies and water).
  11. If you do not attend the service day, it will be considered "Done" without any Claims, Delays or Returns.
  12. The seats in the transfer mobility are not reserved, they are taken according to the order of arrival / pick-up.

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