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Address: Calle Simon Bolivar, Cabanaconde, Peru

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Really great views across the canyon, especially on a sunny cloudless day. I got a tour bus from Chivas and got there pretty quickly.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 December 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Really great views across the canyon, especially on a sunny cloudless day. I got a tour bus from Chivas and got there pretty quickly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Whatta view! Not far from town, tho i only went down & not up haha. The church above Cabanaconde has a killer vista too by the way.

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Oud-Zuilen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

From this spot you have a wonderful view in the Colca Canyon and the surrounding mountains. It's not so difficult to walk in these areas.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We walked here from Cabanaconde main square, took about 30mins, then we carried on walking stopping there again on the way back to watch the condors. Very peaceful, only met 2 other people and a shepherdess

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Arequipa, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

A little isolated. Take a friend along. Not to far out of town, I walked there. Wear strong shoes or hiking boots -- it's a rocky path to the edge.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Went past here in middle of our hike. Does have a really solid view and a nice spot to take 5-10 minute break.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

I think this lookout beats the main one hands down. Apart from being the only one there, the canyon is steep and impressive at this point and (and I know there is some luck here!) I got a great view of 3 condors for a decent length of time. It is only a 10 minute walk (if that) from the... More 

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Thank Bob S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Well You can enjoy the Canyon view there, probably alone as the place is not really popular. 15 min by foot from the town, You need to cross old bullfights ring and old football camp. It's the place where you will start your Llahuar trekking route, plus good place to put your tent :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Along a beated trail is this view of colca canyon. With no-one else about, it was a fine way to take in the peace of the area. Only a short walk from Cabanaconde.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

I agree with EdBS that there are many other places where you can find far better views of the canyon however I liked the short hike from the town to this mirador. Be prepared for sudden weather changes that causing the temperature drop dramatically. Take warm cloth especially when you plan to observe condors in the afternoon.

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