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Transportation to and from Arequipa Airport


What is the distance from Arequipa Airport to the centre of Arequipa?

The distance to the city centre (Plaza de Armas) is small, it takes about 30 minutes via the Aviación road. The distance between Arequipa Airport and the city centre is 9 kilometres / 5.6 miles.

From AQP Airport to Arequipa City centre by Taxi
9 km
30 min
PEN 25.-

Public transport

Currently there are no buses between Arequipa Airport and the city, taxi services are your only option to get to and from the airport. The bus stations of Arequipa can be found south of the centre, Terrapuerto for long-distance destinations such as Lima and Cusco, Terminal Terrestre for local transport and Terminal de Flores for bus services operated by bus company Flores. A taxi ride between the bus stations and the city centre where most hotels are located costs 10 PEN.

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City Tour With Demonstration & Tasting of Pisco Sour

With the city tour, you visit the most historic sites, see beautiful colonial architecture, admire churches, and explore residential neighborhoods. Enjoy a tasting of traditional Pisco Sour drink too.



From Arequipa: 2-Day Trekking Tour to Colca Canyon

Take a 2-day trekking tour to Colca Canyon and explore one of the largest canyons in the world. Have the option to finish the tour in Puno or Arequipa


From Arequipa: 3-Day Trekking Tour to Colca Canyon

Embark on an epic 3-day trek to explore the Colca Canyon. See condors flying, admire the mountain scenery and stay in local villages.


From Arequipa: Colca Canyon Day Tour to Puno

Travel through nature on this guided day trip to the Colca Canyon from Arequipa. Enjoy the breathtaking views from the Cruz del Condor viewpoint before ending your tour in the city of Puno.

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From Arequipa: 2-Day Colca Canyon Tour with Transfer to Puno

Explore the Colca Canyon, the second deepest canyon in the world, on this 2-day tour of the Andes mountains. Be amazed by the flight of the majestic condor, a sacred bird by Andean civilizations. End the tour in the city of Puno.

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From Arequipa: Colca Canyon 2-Day Tour

Enjoy a 2-day trip to Colca Canyon and see the world's largest flying bird at the Cross of the Condor. See llamas, alpacas and vicuñas en route.

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From Arequipa: Colca Canyon Full-Day Tour

Take this convenient one day tour to the Colca Canyon to experience one of the largest canyons in the world.


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