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​​Destination Arequipa


GENERAL INFORMATION

 Mapa surface Arequipa 63.345 KM2
  • Destination airport icon

    INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT



    Rodríguez Ballón

  • Destination language icon

    LANGUAGE



    Spanish

  • Destination currency icon

    CURRENCY



    Nuevo Sol

  • Destination weather icon

    WEATHER



    MAX 25ºC
    MIN 10ºC

  • Destination transport icon

    TRANSPORTATION



    Trunk routes, feeder routes and structural routes

PLACES TO VISIT

  • SANTA CATALINA MONASTERY


    A recognized heritage of colonial architecture built with volcanic rocks located at the historical city center of Arequipa.​

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    Estimated distance from the airport

    42 km

  • DEL COLCA VALLEY


    World famous because of its depth; a landscape that invites you to practice adventure sports and know more about the native communities.

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    Estimated distance from the airport

    33.2 km

  • AREQUIPA CATHEDRAL BASILIC


    Located at the hearth of Arequipa, the cathedral preserves and showcases valuable elements that tell us about over 400 years of history and arts.

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    Estimated distance from the airport

    45.8 km


  • AGUADA BLANCA


    Recognized by its natural reserve and the cave paintings of the Sumbay Caves, the Lagoon of Salinas and the vulcanos of Misti and Chachani.

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    Estimated distance from the airport

    27.8 km

DON’T FORGET TO TRY

TYPICAL FOOD

    Icono Comidas típicas
  • Cuy chactado or conejillo de indias frito (fried ginea pig)
  • Cheese ice cream
  • Chupe de camarones (shrimp soup)
  • Ocopa arequipeña Peruvian Potatoes with Spicy Cheese Sauce)
  • Rocoto relleno (stuffed peppers)
  • Adobo de chancho (pork stew)

TYPICAL BEVERAGES

    Icono Bebidas típicas
  • Chicha de jora ( fermented corn beer)
  • Chicha de maíz blanco (fermented white corn beer)
  • Mulled wine
  • Jampi (aromatic herbal liquor)​