Toro Muerto (Ancient Petroglyphs) – Arequipa – Majes Valley

Tour Type: Walking Duration: Full Day Time: 6 AM - 5 PM Difficulty: Moderate
Season: All Year Closed: Never Considerations: Please remember comfortable shoes and water

“Toro Muerto Majes – Toro Muerto Arequipa – Toro Muerto Perú“

Pick up  Around  Around 5-6:00 am, departure from Arequipa City  with a private vehicle  and  personal guide service   , trip  by car  around   3 hours away through magnificent arid deserts Of Arequipa city –Majes  valley and  Toro Muerto.

Arrival in the Valley of Majes, about 170km (105.6 mi) from Arequipa. First of all, you will discover this immense agricultural  valleys of  raze , grapes, fruits ,shrimp, fish  A place of some “bodegas” where they produce Pisco and wine too.

After finished  our  Visit at   Toro Muerto we will stop  to taste  the  best wine  , Pisco   shrimp of  Majes  valley , to enjoy  our  vacation 1000%.

Optional   visit  prehistoric dinosaur footprints at Querulpa village   and the impressive viewpoint on the Majes Valley  , Chance  to study paleontology of Peru.

Majes  – Toro Muerto petroglyphs:  A Wonderful and surprising, this archaeological site in the desert of Majes  Valley  and mountains   presents thousands of volcanic rocks , rock carving made by ancient cultures of Peru, wonderful  engraved animals, plants, humans, anthropomorphic beings, geometrical shapes, scattered on several square kilometers ,petroglyphs made  in Volcanic  rocks.

Archaeologists still wonder about its origin; it must have been made 1200 – 1500 years ago and been realized by the Wari “ Huari  civilization “.

The best  and biggest world’s richest rock art area, and it’s composed by more than 5’000 petroglyphs.

Day 1: Arequipa - Toro Muerto

Toro Muerto (Ancient Petroglyphs) – One Day Round Trip

Pick up Hotel in Arequipa around 5-6. am ( Pick up can be also at Arequipa airport ) , Trip  by Car  approx…3 hours   , the  Trip to Petroglyphs of  Toro Muerto are  to enjoy  5’000-6’000 rocks   with  petroglyphs ,visit  around 3-4  hours with different stop for pictures .

Toro Muerto are one great place to appreciate Petroglyphs made by ancient civilizations,

Optional  Lunch   in your  own.

Majes Valley to taste the best wonderful wine and shrimp. if you love wine , visit also some wine winery’s around Majes Valley,  full day tour, Return Arequipa around 5-6 pm.

Tour Included

  • Personal ,Profesional Private Guide service.
  • Private safe transportation service.
  • Water,

Tour Not Included

  • Breakfast.
  • Lunch (In your Own).

What To Bring  with You  to Rainbow Mountain  – Tips for your hike…

Please  Bring  with  you ,sunblock , chap sticks  for dry lips,  light pants  , hats ,  walking shoes   , rain jackets  , some  coats  for the  colder  climate    , good  day backpack.

(better is  waterproof ) If you like to do better  take  Peruvian Soles  If you bring dollars, bring brand new dollars, not ripped or old dollars.





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