The White City of Arequipa as it is known worldwide due to its white walls made of clay or its peculiar similarity with the white color of volcanoes. It is a truly historical destination. During the tour, you will visit the Monastery of Santa Catalina, the Cathedral of the City, and the Museum Andean Sanctuaries where the remains of the Juanita mummy – discovered on the cold skirts of the Ampato snow-covered mountain- are kept.
At the appropriate time, you’ll be picked up from the airport and will meet with our agent who will explain the details of the tour hired and will provide you with the documents required for your trip. You will be taken to the hotel you selected. Spare time to rest and get used to the altitude of Arequipa or spend the night there.
Breakfast in the morning. At the time scheduled, we will go downtown where we will start our journey. First we will visit one of the most impressive architectonic monuments of the city, the Santa Catalina Monastery, a miniature city where the nuns from Arequipa lived for over 400 years. Next, we will go to the Main Square surrounded by majestic colonial arcs, and to the impressive Cathedral of Arequipa, where we will witness its amazing works of arts as well as its magnificent structure. We will finish our journey in the Museum of Andean Sanctuaries where we will see the remains of the mummy named “Juanita”, a girl from the Incan aristocracy who was found in the Ampato snow-covered mountainside. Return to hotel. Free night.
Breakfast in the morning. At the appropriate time, ride to the airport to take the flight back home.