Impressive natural scenery located in the departments of Apurimac and Cusco.
Three Canyons is Best For
Directions to Three Canyons
Impressive natural scenery located in the departments of Apurimac and Cusco. At one point it marks the division between the two departments, forming a canyon that is both extremely deep and exceptionally beautiful. This is the perfect place for kayaking as it has unique rapids and waterfalls of a high level of difficulty.
The valley is two hours away from the city of Abancay.The canyon is situated at of 3,600 meters (11,811 feet) above sea level, with impressive landscapes like the Salcantay mountain range with its clearly marked trails. It is a perfect area for trekking.
A perfect place for trekking
Close by are the Cconoc medicinal hot springs and the Choquequirao archaeological complex, known as the last bastion of the Incas, featuring terraces that seem to be suspended in the air.
Views of the landscape can be enjoyed from any of these viewing points: Cóndor Huachana, San Cristóbal, Capitán Rumi, Taramocco, Capulioc, Kiuñalla, Cachicuna and Huascatay