Visita Guiada del Monasterio de Santa Catalina en Arequipa

Guided tour of Santa Catalina monastery in Arequipa

Custom tour of Santa Catalina monastery

Book your guided tour of the Santa Catalina Monastery in Arequipa city with an English speaking tour guide, this experience is one of kind, we will explain the evangelization process carried out by the Catholic church over the indigenous nations during the colonial period and the syncretism that this historical event originated because of a forced evangelization.

We will also comment about 17th-century Spanish architecture and Baroque style frescoes made by European, mestizo and indigenous painters.


  • Schedules
    • Everyday on request, we recommend 10am or 2pm starting time
    • We do not operate on the 1st of January
  • Language
    • Only one language (Spanish, English), you choose the language, if you prefer another language, let us know your preference!
  • Duration
    • About 2 hours
  • Tour Type
    • 100% Private tour, the tour is focused on history, designed exclusively for adults
    • If you have kids, no worries, since this tour is operated privately, we believe they may still like this tour
  • Accessibility
    • This tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility
  • Tour Ending Place
    • This tour ends inside the Santa Catalina monastery, we can also take you back to your hotel as long as you stay located in the historic center
  • How to reserve?
    • Please contact us via this page, we will give you a quote, once we come to an agreement we will send a custom offer with the price to be paid
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  • Included
    • The tour guide will pick you up from your hotel, Airbnb, or anywhere in Cusco city center — we only pick-up on request
    • 100% authorized guides and an excellent narrative of the history
  • Not Included
    • Tickets for Santa Catalina monastery: 40 Soles per person about 13 USD
    • Tips (optional)
    • * You can buy all the entrance fees at the same attractions, the same day of your tour
    • * Children and minors may have discounts
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  • Group Tour:
    • Not available
  • Private Tour:
    • 20 USD per person based on 2 people
    • 18 USD per person based on 3 people
    • 15 USD per person based on 4 people

Price for kids:

    • Children under 4 years go on the tour for free
    • We have different prices for children between the ages of 5 and 10 years old
    • Kids older than 11 and teenagers pay the regular rate


If you travel alone, with your family or in a group of 3 or more people, let us know, we have great discounts

Meeting Point

We include pick up by our tour guide from your hotel, as long as you are staying in the historic center; otherwise come directly to the main door of the Santa Catalina Monastery, let us know your preference via e-mail, please.


  1. Pick up at your hotel – if applicable or requested
  2. Full guided tour of Santa Catalina Monastery and all the evangelization process on the Andes of Peru
  3. This tour ends inside the Santa Catalina monastery, we can also take you back to your hotel as long as you stay located in the historic center


You can cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance. Otherwise, a fee of 50% of the cost of the tour will apply


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