Full Day Tour Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve - 1 Day

Reserva Nacional de Salinas Aguada Blanca is located on the northeast of Arequipa on the backside of  Misti, Chachani Mount and Picchu Picchu Peak.

The national reserve is divided between Arequipa and Moquegua department on the area of Lagunas de Salinas (4317M) which is behind Picchu Picchu Mount and volcan Misti (5825M) and the entire reserve cover big area up to 936 hectares and it is located between 3500M and 6000M.

Overview

This tour to the National Reserve of Aguada Blancas and Salinas takes you to discover salt flats, flora and fauna.

Itinerary

Day 1
Reserva Nacional of Aguada Blanca y Laguna de Salinas

Pick up from the hotel in Arequipa and departure to Laguna de Salinas takes, the drive by car takes around 3 hours.
We will watch flamingos, the lagoon is full of water from January till June; from July is dry with no possibilities to watch Andean birds.
The trip includes 1 hour walking around the lagoon (4317M) on the way to town of Salinas Huito.
The next stop will be in San Juan De Tarucani and Huayllacucho (4440M), this place has a lot of wetlands with Andean camelids as Llamas, Alpacas and luckily is possible to see deer and Andean fox.
Then we will have the picnic time for enjoying a nice moment admiring the andean landscape.
Around 4PM we drive back to Arequipa, passing by Chiguata, where we will stop for taking some pictures. Arrive to Arequipa and transfer to the hotel.

Includes

  • English-Speaking tour guide
  • Private transport
  • Pick-up from and drop off to the hotel
  • Picnic
  • 2 hours of hike around

Not Includes

  • Tips

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Full Day Tour Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve
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