We offer a Free Tour Downtown Arequipa every day from Monday to Sunday so that nobody miss our outstanding tour.
Our Free Tour Downtown Arequipa starts by 3:00 pm. includes History, Culture, Lifestyle, and Tradition just like the one by 10 am. The difference is the weather, at mornings in Arequipa is very hot and by the afternoon usually is a little bit cool, although both of them are still super fun Free Walks led by professional Tour Guides, Licensed, and Well English spoken, enthusiastic and Professional ones.
Did you know that Areuipa is also known as “The Withe City” and was founded on August 15, 1540 by Garcí Manuel de Carbajal as ‘Villa Hermosa de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción”. By Royal Decree of September 22, 1541, King Charles V of Spain granted Arequipa the title of ‘City’. During the Colonial period, Arequipa became highly important for its economic prosperity and for its loyalty to the Spanish Crown.
For those people that want to know more about Real Alpaca Wool handicraft Items, this is the right tour, since we are going to visit Mundo Alpaca, a place for you to get to know the differences among Cotton, Synthetic and Alpaca Wool; How to recognize the Alpaca, Llama and others.
The Monastery of Saint Catherine (Spanish: Santa Catalina) is a convent of nuns of the Dominican Second Order is also included in this tour together with Patio del Ekeko, a place for you to learn more about Peruvian Cuisine.
Everybody is more than welcome to this tour, just bring a very positive energy by wearing an ear to ear smile.