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Condor's Cross

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Colca Canyon, Cabanaconde 04124, Peru
+51 959 521 804
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“cruz del condor” (10 reviews)
Colca Canyon, Cabanaconde 04124, Peru
+51 959 521 804
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hint is in the name and though people go there and don't get any sightings we were fortunate and managed to see a couple of the giant birds in their natural habitat. Believe me it beats watching paint dry or waiting for pandas to...More

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

condor cross and colca canyon and valley is an amazing sight seeing the condors is well worth it but just for the views in themselves this excursion is well worth it I would recommend

Thank anthonyjames1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Cruz del Condor, I believe, in the best possible conditions. Our tour started very early in Chivay; then we made some stops along the way, at the sights in the villages of Yanque and Maca, but also to get to the mirador at...More

1  Thank Brun066
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

While we only saw 2 condors over ninety minutes this was a beatiful place to sit and enjoy the beauty.

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 10 October 2017

What a stunning view to see the majestic condors gliding on the currents of air. Magical. BeUtiful mountain range.

Thank Rosemarie P
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

If you're around the area and can get to finding a spot before late morning, you may be able to spot the condors in flight. Definitely need a lens longer than 90mm, probably 200mm, with autofocus tracking. There were 3 condors warming up before taking...More

Thank o2mpx
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Our trip through the Colca Valley with a stop at Condor's Cross did not disappoint. We visited this condor viewpoint in the morning as it is a favoured time for the condors to draft in the thermal air currents. You can't miss the lookout as...More

1  Thank VancouverGinger
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We went there to see the Condor flying over the canyon. You need to be there early in the morning as it is the moment where the condor flies using the thermal ascendent currents. You may need to wait until you see these great birds...More

Thank Sergiocrandon
Reviewed 8 August 2017

You have to count with the nature (like the temperature and winds) on the day to see the Condors flying. But anyway, is a great view from this canyon.

1  Thank Leonardo U
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Wow, seeing the condors flying very near to you... Amazing... It makes you understand the song El condor passa in a moment. Be there between 9 and 10 a.m.

2  Thank barbara_uNovaGorica
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