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Explore Precarious Setting, Dramatic Volcanoes and more!

Arequipa is guarded by three dramatic volcanoes, the city enjoys a resplendent, if seismically precarious setting – earthquakes sometimes occur in this area, the last big one causing significant damage in 2001.

Arequipa is a peaceful city and a 3-hour ride from the beach. Visit Arequipa on one of our Machu Picchu Vacations.

Arequipa has a central urban area that can be explored on foot. The historic center is a 5 block area around the main square and is relatively easy to navigate with one of the many maps available at hotels or any information office.

Arequipa is the second largest city in Peru and has amazing cuisine for the foodies. Visit the "White City" with one of our Peru Vacations.