Peru Photo Tour - Arequipa and Colca Canyon Pictures
Arequipa is also called, Cuidad Blanca, the White City of Peru. Many of the cities buildings are made out of Sillar, a bright rock that gives Arequipa its nickname and is the result of the volcanoes surrounding the city. In the nearby surroundings you find the famous Colca Canyon.
Overviewing the city, the volcano Misti makes the landscape around Arequipa truly unique. Arequipa combines perfect options for everyone interested in the fascinating culture and history of Peru and also has much in store for nature-lovers.
The Colca Canyon is considered the deepest canyon of the world. This unique landscape has been created by rivers a long time ago and today gives us the possibility to enjoy a beautiful canyon with charming traditional villages. This area is also the home to the great Peruvian condor.