Ayacucho - Huancaraylla Turquoise Waters - 3d / 2n
Ayacucho has in these unforgettable places the unique nature of our region, especially for people who like to take pictures.
IMPORTANT: The Turquoise Waters of Millpu are visited from April to November , since they are not visited during the rainy season. Between December and March they are visited as an alternative, instead of this attraction: Cangallo or Vilcashuaman.
Ayacucho: Reception at the Airport or Terrestrial Terminal.
Days of operation: from Monday to Sunday
MONUMENTAL CITY TOUR AND POPULAR ART
At a coordinated time (according to your arrival time) - Reception at the Airport or Bus Terminal.
Transfer and installation in hotel.
In the afternoon we will visit Monumental Huamanga and popular art.
temple such as: Cathedral, Santa Teresa Mystery, the chapel where she sells sweets prepared by the Barefoot Carmelites, Casona boza and Solís and Casona San Cristóbal cultural center
Colonial mansions such as: Casona Boza y Solís, Casona Cristóbal Castilla y Zamora, Casona Cultural Center San Cristóbal.
Museums: Hipólito Unanue, Barrio de Santa Ana Artisan Workshop and Cerro Acuchimay Viewpoint.
TURQUOISE WATERS OF MILLPU
8:00AM. Visit the hidden gem of Ayacucho, the natural wonder of crystal clear turquoise waters. On the way, a walk of approximately 1 hour awaits us, to be able to appreciate the pools from the upper part and we will also reach the eye of the water known as "Millpu", to later stay at the viewpoint, a suitable place to take spectacular photographs and enjoy of this incomparable nature.
During the journey we will observe the flora and fauna of the area, in addition to knowing different places during the tour.
This attraction is located at 3,537 masl
IMPORTANT:This attraction is visited from April to November , since it is not visited during the rainy season.
IMPORTANT: Access to bathe or swim in the natural pools is prohibited due to issues of protection and conservation of the ecosystem. You will be able to take photos from outside and enjoy panoramic views of the area.
In the rainy season (usually from December to March ), the following alternative tours are offered on this day:
CANGALLO ECO ADVENTURE (FULL DAY):
8:00 am.Excursion to the area of the great legendary "Morochucos", 100 km from Huamanga, "The route of the Waterfalls".
Here we expect a walk of 2 hours approx. to visit Puma Paqcha, Batán and then we will go through a tunnel to enter the third Qorimaqma waterfall.
Then we will visit the town of Wawapuquio, where a gasified pool awaits us (according to the residents it is medicinal). We will stay 1 hour approx. to be able to take a refreshing bath.
Finally the city of Cangallo, where we can see the monument in the main square of the 3 most representative heroes of Ayacucho: Marshal Andrés Avelino Cáceres, María Parado de Bellido and Basilio Auqui.
This attraction is located at 2,577 meters above sea level
VILCASHUAMAN PUYAS DE RAYMONDI INTIHUATANA (FULL DAY)
8:00 am.Excursion to the Archaeological City of Vilcashuamán, 115 km. of Huamanga, known as "Sacred Falcon".
On the way we will make a stop at the Manallasaq community to appreciate the mini stands of the Puyas de Raymondi.
The Intihuatana Archaeological Complex is a place where we can find one of the most beautiful Inca architectural legacies. On the site we can observe the presence of a Puma-shaped lagoon, along with several constructions made of stone, among which are: The Inca Tower, the Solar Clock or Intiwatana, the Inca Baths and the Accllawasi Palace.
Our final stop is the Citadel of Vilcashuamán, where the Plaza Pachacútec, the Temple of the Moon and Sun, the Pyramid of the Inca ("Ushno") and also the Stone of Prediction await us.
This attraction is located at 3,490 masl
WARI QUINOA AND PAMPA DE AYACUCHO
Departure to Wari, to the "Capital of the First Andean Empire" (Pre-Inca culture): Site Museum, the Great Temple, Monjachayuq neighborhood and underground chambers.
Then we will visit the town of Quinua, which is characterized by being purely Potter, we will visit one of the ceramic workshops.
1 km from the town is the Historical Sanctuary of the Pampa de Ayacucho, where the Battle of Ayacucho for the independence of Peru and America took place.
Return to Ayacucho. Transfer to the hotel.
Transfer to the Airport or Terrestrial Terminal.
End of service.
Transfers Airport or Terminal - Hotel - Airport or Terminal.
2 Nights of Accommodation.
Food: 2 continental breakfasts + 1 typical lunch.
Colonial Huamanga City Tour.
Huancaraylla Turquoise Waters Tour.
Tour Wari Quinua Pampa de Ayacucho.
Official tourist guide.
Air or Land Passages to or from Ayacucho.
Snacks and drinks during the tour.
Tips for service (optional, voluntary).
Natural areas visits (included)
Hike, trekking (included)
Cultural visits (included)
Guided visits (included)
Guided in English has an additional cost of 15 dollars to be paid at the destination.
IMPORTANT: Access to bathe or swim in the natural pools of Millpu is prohibited due to issues of protection and conservation of the ecosystem. You will be able to take photos from outside and enjoy panoramic views of the area.
CHILDREN: From 0 - 4 years old, they do not pay. From 5 to 10 years old, they pay less than 10% of the adult rate.
We also offer canes for passengers who want turquoise for the tour.
It also applies for the whole year and Holidays (only Holy Week does not apply).
The tours and activities carried out by this Operator have a low level of risk and difficulty and provide the necessary security.
The Operator may modify the order of the tours whenever it considers it strictly necessary for safety or to improve the success of the service without removing any service unless the weather or passenger safety conditions do not allow it.
Any cancellation of the service for the reasons indicated, does not apply a refund.
If you decide to leave before the end of the service, there will be no refund for it either, unless the weather or passenger safety conditions do not allow it. In such case, the Operator could carry out a contingency plan with an alternative tour.
If you bring or buy snacks during the tours, preferably light ones (dried fruits, cookies and water).
If you do not attend the day of the service, it will be considered as "Done" without any Claims, Postponements or Returns.