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White building constructed using sillar (ash from the surrounding volcanoes). Blue skies and one white cloud visible in the top right of image.

Museums in Arequipa: Discover Arequipa’s Rich Culture

Arequipa is rich with culture and history, which can be seen throughout the numerous museums in the city. These museums in Arequipa range from churches to exhibition areas to a memorial for an Inca girl that has been preserved for over 500 years. These museums allow the visitor to feel as though they’ve been transported […]

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Street of the Santa Catalina Monastery. Walls painted red and is lined with pots with green plants.

Santa Catalina Monastery: The Architectural Masterpiece

The Santa Catalina Monastery is renowned worldwide as a colonial architectural masterpiece. The monastery is home to many complex rooms, beautiful plazas, ornate fountains and winding cobblestone streets. As one of the most popular attractions in Arequipa, this is not one to be missed during your visit! This monastery was built in 1579 and was […]

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Snow-capped volcano. Blue sky with partial cloud cover.

Arequipa Volcano: Stunning View at Yanahuara Viewpoint

The most prominent feature that surrounds the landscape of Arequipa is undoubtedly the range of volcanoes; The Misti, Chachani and Pichu Pichu. Millions of travelers flock to Arequipa each year to observe these magnificent natural structures. The most popular Arequipa volcano viewpoint is without a doubt the Yanahuara Viewpoint and with good reason. Yanahuara Viewpoint […]

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Colca Canyon: Tours & Treks For All Travelers

Colca Canyon Tours One of the ways to see the beautiful landscape of Arequipa is by canyon tour. A number of different tours are offered throughout Colca Canyon, varying in length and price range. Most tours are either 1 day or 2 days and 1 night and the prices are usually around the $30 mark. […]

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Arequipa Misti Volcano Viewpoint

Arequipa Free Walking Tour: Explore Arequipa like a Local

One of the best ways to explore The White City is by doing it the old-fashioned way … exploring on foot as you take an Arequipa free walking tour! The guides that give these tours are qualified and licensed and can speak both Spanish and English. On the tour, you will visit the most architecturally […]

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Arequipa White Water Rafting: A Thrilling Adventure

Arequipa white water rafting is one of the most adrenaline-pumping activities that you can experience on your travels. This activity is highly recommended for all adventure lovers! The natural landscape of the Arequipa Region lends itself perfectly to activities such as this. Rafting expeditions in Arequipa are some of the most exhilarating experiences that you […]

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