Viewpoint Canyon del Sonche & Huancas

Description

Tour Canyon del Sonche

The remote area of Chachapoyas in the north of Peru is surrounded by high mountains with rainforests and is only accessible via a spectacular route along rugged landscapes with mountain passes and valleys.

The summit of the Canyon del Sonche is on 2,620 meters above sea level and the canyon has a length of approximately 11 kilometres ending at the Utcubamba River. This canyon is deep enough to impress any traveller in search of hidden places, since it is not so crowded and you will enjoy the landscapes without being surrounded by many groups of other tourists.


Itinerary

We begin our trip visiting the very colourful town of Huancas. Here, we visit the Huanca Urco Canyon where you can see the Gocta waterfall and the Utcubamba river. We continue our trip with a visit to the Sonche Canyon where we will be able to enjoy the beauty of the Sonche River and enjoy the tranquillity of nature. Here you have the opportunity to buy local souvenirs. Afterwards we return to Chachapoyas, where we will have lunch (included).

Departs:

at around 9:30 am in the centre of Chachapoyas.

Returns:

between 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm to the centre of Chachapoyas.

Photos

Viewpoint Canyon del Sonche & Huancas
Viewpoint Canyon del Sonche & Huancas
Viewpoint Canyon del Sonche & Huancas

Practical Information

Leaving: daily
Transport: tourist bus
Price: Contact us
Others: Please note that all itineraries are subject to change

Bring With You
  • Day Pack
  • Good Shoes
  • Rain Jacket or a Poncho
  • Hat to protect you from the sun
  • Sun Block
  • Water and Snacks
  • Camera
Included
  • Professional guide (Spanish/English/French)
  • Transport to all visited sites
  • Entrance to all visited sites
  • Lunch
Not Included
  • Tip for your guide
  • Other meals than the mentioned above


Alternative Tours
You might also want to read
Videos
Rockclimbing in the Sacred Valley
Rockclimbing in the Sacred Valley
The rock-climbing course takes place in Cachimayo, around 30 minutes away from Cusco. Upon arrival, we walk 10 minutes to the climbing...
City Tour Trujillo
City Tour Trujillo
Trujillo is considered a cultural capital of Peru. Great thinkers and writers are associated with this Northern Peruvian city, such as...
Tambopata Ecoparadise 5D / 4N
Tambopata Ecoparadise 5D / 4N
The jungle reserve of Tambopata is located in the South East of Peru, around a 14 hour drive or 1 hour flight from the Andean capital...
Sandboarding in Trujillo
Sandboarding in Trujillo
This tour is pure adventure! If you haven't tried sandboarding, then this tour should be on your list. Sandboarding is a fun way to...