Guided Tour of the Monastery and "Juanita" Museum

Museum Tour of Arequipa

With Inkan Milky Way, you will have the best because we present you with the only tour that includes the two most famous museums from Arequipa City. Book a unique guided tour of the Monastery of Santa Catalina and the Juanita mummy museum in Arequipa with us.

During these tours, we visit the San Catalina Monastery to learn about the evangelization process over the indigenous people during the colonial period. After seeing this attraction, we will make our way to the Mummy Juanita Museum to learn about the Andean religion and human offerings that were practiced during the Inca period.

Don´t wait any longer! Book this tour with our expert guide and learn about the colonial and Incan history. We recommend you take this tour as long as you want to explore the best of the best of the historic center of Arequipa.


  • Tour Schedules
    • Everyday on request, we recommend 10am or 1:30pm 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 3 hours
  • How to recognize our Official Tour Guides?
    • Once you book with us, you will be given all of the details
  • 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
  • Transportation
    • By foot because both museums are located at a walkable distance, what is more the city center of Arequipa is quite small
  • Accessibility
    • This tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility
  • Tour Ending Place
    • We can finish anywhere in the historical center such as the Plaza de Armas or we can walk you back to your hotel as long as it is located in the city 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
    • If you are browsing with a cell phone, click on the Book Now button on the Menu or Scroll down
  • Please Bring
    • Sweaters, non-slip walking shoes, water and local currency
  • Interior Visit
    • This tour includes an interior visit of the mentioned attractions
  • Included
    • The tour guide will pick you up from your hotel, Airbnb, or anywhere in Cusco city center
    • 100% authorized guides and an excellent narrative of the history
  • Not Included
    • Tickets for Santa Catalina monastery: 40 Soles per person about 13 USD
    • Tickets for the museum of the Mummy “Juanita”: 20 Soles per person about 7 USD
    • Tips
    • *You can buy all the entrance fees at the same attractions, the same day of your tour
    • *Children and minors may have discounts
  • Frequently Asked Questions?
    • I use a wheelchair; can I take this tour?
    • Will my kids love this tour?
    • Find all answers FAQs here
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  • Group Tour:
    • Not available
  • Private Tour:
    • 30 USD per person based on 2 people
    • 25 USD per person based on 3 people
    • 20 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 tour guide pick-up from your hotel as long as you stay in the city center, otherwise come to the Plaza de Armas of Arequipa. Please let us know your preference via e-mail


The route below may change because of strikes, weather issues and festivities. However, we will do our best to follow the itinerary

  1. Pick up at your hotel – if applicable or requested
  2. Santa Catalina Monastery and all the evangelization process on the Andes of Peru
  3. Mummy “Juanita” Museum and the religion concept of ancient Peruvians
  4. We can finish anywhere in the historic center like the Plaza de Armas or walk you back to your hotel as long as it is located in the city 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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