PUNO – CHIVAY
RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best private transport options, from Puno to Chivay (Colca canyon), all year around. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours.
PUNO – CHIVAY
|ORIGIN / DESTIN.||RATES||APPLY||TRANSPORT / SPECIFICATIONS|
|Puno / Chivay: 314km||US$300.00||01 – 04 people||Minivan (Hyundai – H1) N° of Seats: 05 + luggage space|
|Puno / Chivay: 314km||US$370.00||05 – 08 people||Sprinter (Mercedes Benz) N° of Seats: 10 + luggage space|
|Puno / Chivay: 314km||US$450.00||09 – 12 people||Large Sprinter (Mercedes Benz) N° of Seats: 15 + luggage space|
|Puno / Chivay: 314km||US$700.00
|Minibus Irizar (Mercedes Benz) N° of Seats: 25 + luggage space|
|Puno / Chivay: 314km||US$900.00
|Bus Irizar (Mercedes Benz) N° of Seats: 42 + luggage space|
PUNO – CHIVAY (Colca canyon)
DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY:
DAY 01: PUNO – CHIVAY (Colca Canyon): Early morning a driver will pick you up from your hotel to take you to Colca Canyon. During the journey we will pass over the Peruvian high plateau, making stop at Lagunillas Lagoon where we will see a magnificent geography of the Lagoon surrounded by the mountains of the Andes. On this area there are birds like flamingos and ostrich, also camelids as alpacas, llamas and vicuñas. Then following the journey we will pass over 4528m, making other stop at Restaurant Patahuasi to drink some hot drinks or go the bathroom, anyway the temperature begin to descend. Then we ascend up to 4910m place called Patapampa, from there you can see the great Colca canyon and Misti Volcano (Arequipa). Then we descend to Chivay 3600m, a small town located on the river of Colca valley. Arrival in Chivay village, then transfer to hotel.
WHAT IS INCLUDED: Private transportation Puno – Chivay (Colca Canyon), including stops en route at Patahuasi Restaurant, look-out of Lagunillas Lake, Patapampa Look-out (mirador) of volcanoes. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local sales taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices.
NOT INCLUDED: The pick-up or drop-off for the following hotels is not included:
In Puno city: For hotels located out of Puno city, with Lake View as Hotel Posada del Inca, Casa Andina Private Collection, Eco Inn, Libertador, Jose Antonio and others, there is extra charge.
In Chivay village: For hotels located out of Chivay village as Hotel Colca Lodge, Eco Inn, Casitas Del Colca, Aranwa and others, there is extra charge.
IMPORTANT: Our tourist transportation vehicles have nation wide circulation permit and 2 types of insurance (Certificate of Statutory Accident Insurance Transit SOAT, besides has vehicle Insurance Policy to all risks in record) + oxygen & first aid kit + panoramic windows + reclining & confortable seats, exclusive for our demanding customers. Rumbo Explora provide to visitors all possible choices. Beware with illegal local Tour Operators or middleman, who do not pay the real costs to suppliers (transport, local restaurants & guest houses, tour guides & drivers). Help us avoid the explotation.
|Technical specifications: Minivan Hyundai H1 (05 seats) Sprinter Mercedes Benz & Renault (10 to 19 seats), Minibus Mercedes Benz Irizar (25 to 30 seats), Bus Mercedes Benz Irizar (40-44 seats)||Equipped with: Reclining seats, retractile seat belts, air conditioner, heating system, plugs for mobile devices.|
|First Aid Kit & Oxygen: Oxygen bottle & first aid kit in all our excursions & transfers||Insurance policy: Our vehicles have National permit circulation and (Certificate of obligatory Insurance for accidents of transit SOAT, besides all vehicles have Insurance Policy to all risks in record)|
You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with the tour guides in Peru. Our staff are some of the best paid in Cusco & Machupicchu, Puno & Lake Titicaca, Arequipa & Colca canyon, Lima and Nazca & Paracas, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government.
Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers.