The Enchanting White City of Peru's Andes

Chile Travel Destinations | Peruvian Sunrise

The White City of Arequipa, perched on the edge of the South Peruvian Andes, is a beacon of beauty and history, inviting visitors to explore its illustrious streets and jaw-dropping vistas.

Arequipa, the second-most populated city in Peru, is perched at a height of 2325 meters above sea level and is home to a wealth of pre-Inca, colonial, and modern history. Its recognizable colonial structures, made of brilliant white volcanic stone, give its streets an air of ethereal appeal, making it one of Peru's most alluring travel destinations.

Founded in 1540, Arequipa was the capital of Peru until 1935. It is home to a number of well-known people, including politicians, Nobel Prize winners, and renowned scientists. It still serves as the dynamic political, cultural, and economic center of South Peru.

Arequipa, surrounded by majestic volcanoes and gorgeous scenery, provides amazing views and outdoor experiences. Discover the vibrant San Camilo market, take in the stunning panoramas from the observatories at Yanahuara and Carmen Alto, and visit the nearby National Parks Salinas and Aguada Blanca to see a variety of species.

Discover the charm of the volcano city Arequipa, a place where culture, history, and breathtaking scenery come together to create an unforgettable journey. 

Take a look at our Arequipa tours:

Family in a Boat— Amazon Jungle | Peruvian Sunrise
From: USD:
2445.00
20 Days l 19 Nights
Destinations, AREQUIPA, CUSCO, SACRED VALLEY, MACHU PICCHU, Ica, PUERTO MALDONADO, LIMA
Highlights of PeruOn this extensive 20-day family trip to Peru, you and your loved ones will have the opportunity to visit Peru most iconic destinations as well as its hidden gems with the whole family. Begin your journey by visiting the famous "small Galapagos Islands," where you can see
View of the colca canyon | Peruvian Sunrise
From: USD:
1290.00
11 Days l 10 Nights
Destinations, AREQUIPA, CUSCO, PUNO, LIMA
On this 11-day Peru trip, you will discover the highlights of southern Peru. In addition to the white volcanic city of Arequipa and the flying condors in the Colca Valley, you will also discover the highest navigable lake in the world, Lake Titicaca, and travel in the footsteps of the
Salinera de Maras Cusco | Peruvian Sunrise
From: USD:
1585.00
10 Days l 9 Nights
Destinations, Peru, AREQUIPA, COLCA CANYON, CUSCO, SACRED VALLEY, MACHU PICCHU, LIMA
On this 10-day Peru itinerary, travel through Peru's wonders and learn about the white volcanic city of Arequipa and the Inca capital, Cusco. See the magical condors in the Colca Canyon and discover the world's wonder, Machu Picchu!
Train Cusco Titicaca Lake Arequipa
18 Days l 17 Nights
Destinations, AREQUIPA, COLCA CANYON, CUSCO, SACRED VALLEY, MACHU PICCHU, Ica, NAZCA, PUERTO MALDONADO, PUNO
Due to the many climatic zones, Peru is a unique country and is therefore not only one of the countries with the most extensive biodiversity but also one of the historically most interesting places on earth. On this trip we take you through the entire diversity of the country and start
Tourists in Ballestas Island | Peruvian Sunrise
From: USD:
2910.00
16 Days l 15 Nights
Destinations, AREQUIPA, COLCA CANYON, CUSCO, SACRED VALLEY, MACHU PICCHU, PARACAS, PUERTO MALDONADO, PUNO, LIMA
Peru à la carteWith our comprehensive Peru tour package, you can embark on the ultimate 16-day tour through Peru, experiencing the country's diverse landscapes and vibrant cultures firsthand. This meticulously crafted itinerary incorporates highlights from our shorter excursions,