Day Trip to Salinas and Aguada Blanca

Embark on a captivating half-day tour from Arequipa to the beautiful Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve. Explore the stunning natural landscapes of this protected area, home to diverse wildlife, large salt flats, and picturesque lagoons. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Andean highlands as you discover the unique charm of this national reserve.

General information

Price / 75 USD per person

You can pay online

Refund policy

24-hour refund policy



Pick up time

6:00 am


7 hours

Included / excluded

Hotel pick up & drop off

Air-conditioned vehicle

English speaking tour guide

Entrance ticket to the hot springs

Entrance ticket to the minivolcano

Food & drinks

Gratuities (optional)

Full description

Experience this ultimate adventure with our half-day tour to the breathtaking Salinas and Aguada Blanca National Reserve from Arequipa. We’ll pick you up bright and early at 6:00 in the morning from your accommodation. Prepare to be amazed as we venture into this magnificent reserve, known for its fascinating and stunning landscapes that make it one of the most beautiful places in Peru.

Get ready to encounter a wide array of incredible wildlife, including Andean foxes, vicuñas, llamas, and even pumas. The reserve is a haven for these amazing creatures, adding an exciting touch to your journey.


After a pleasant 2-hour ride, we’ll arrive at the captivating Salinas Lagoon, where you’ll be treated to the sight of beautiful birds like flamingos and parihuanas. Capture the moment with memorable photos as you enjoy the stunning reflections in the water.

At 11:00 am, we’ll make our way to the relaxing hot springs. These natural wonders are renowned for their mineral-rich waters, which offer various health benefits for your skin. While taking a dip in the hot springs is optional, we highly recommend indulging in this experience.

By 1:00 pm, we’ll head back to the vehicle to begin our return journey to Arequipa. This tour is one of the finest activities to partake in from the city, offering close proximity and a wealth of unforgettable experiences for all visitors.

Meeting point

You will be picked up from your accommodation in Arequipa.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes

Comfortable shoes



When booking your tour, the primary payment method available is PayPal. If you do not have a PayPal account, please select “Pay with PayPal,” and then, you will be presented with the option to “Pay with a debit or credit card.”