Colca Valley – Peru

Remote escape


Rustic charm

Nestled in the heart of the Peruvian Andes, Puqio is a tented camp that reflects the simplicity and rawness of the surrounding Colca Valley. Its 8 canvas tents and adobe rooms are are fully equipped for a comfortable stay amidst the high desert landscape.


Carpa Refugio

648 sq ft | 1 King or 2 Twin beds | 2-3 guests
601 sq ft | 1 King or 2 Twin beds | 2 guests
574 sq ft | 1 King or 2 Twin beds | 2 guests


  • Exploration advisor
  • Housekeeping & turndown service
  • Andean exploration outfit
  • Bicycles and exploration equipment
  • Complimentary ironing and shoe cleaning
  • All meals and beverages included (including in-room snacks and alcoholic drinks)
  • Laundry services
  • Massages and wellness treatments
  • Private transfers (upon request)

In-room amenities:

  • Firewood stove and in-wall heating
  • Desk and sitting area
  • Two camping wardrobes
  • Security box
  • Speakers
  • Handheld radios and flashlights
  • Bathtub


      • Visits to nearby communities
      • Photography excursions
      • High-altitude trekking
      • Visits to the Uyo Uyo thermal baths
      • Visits to Andean textile weavers
      • Birdwatching
      • Condor sightings
      • Visits to local markets
      • Andean herbalist experience
      • Astronomy experience
      • Archaeologic excursion
      • Colonial architecture tour
      • Mountain biking
      • Horseback riding
      • Andan lake fishing
      • Day trip to Cusco

      Puqio is located at a 3-hour car ride from Arequipa, and a 8-hour car ride from Cusco. Spa treatments and laundry service come at an additional cost. Some activities come at an additional cost. Room sizes shown above are approximate.