Day 1 - arrive Arequipa - Museo de Altura - Santa Catalina Convent
Morning arrival into Arequipa where you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Mid morning
tours of the Museo de Altura where the noted Inca Ice Princess ( Momia Juanita) is preserved for the public view. In 1995,
American archaeologist Johan Rienhards is credited for discovering this child mummy of the Inca civilization high above Colca Canyons
Mt. Ambato (20,700 ft.) Afterwards continue to the Santa Catalina Convent, which was opened to the public in 1970 after four centuries
of mysterious isolation this site is by far the most interesting of the Arequipa sites. History is said that at one point there were
over 450 nuns whom lived in seclusion from the outside. The convent has been beautifully remodeled with Colonial furniture & paintings
from the Cuzco & Arequipa Schools of Art. The convent with the traditional painted homes, cobblestone streets & plazas spread throughout
is literally is a city in itself and its massiveness will amaze. Additional time for photographs and shopping then return to your hotel.
Over night at your hotel.
Day 2 - Arequipa - ( Lima, Puno or Cuzco )
You will be met & transferred to the Arequipa airport and the departing flight to Cuzco, Puno or Lima. (CB)
NOTE : All hotels include either Continental or Buffet breakfast.
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Local air, meals, departure taxes and additional incidentals are not included.