125 - 13th April 2006 - Colca Canyon


Heading towards Colca Canyon on the bumpiest bus ride in history


Mount Misty - One of three active volcanoes in the area


Harsh rock formations - Halfway to Colca Canyon


Vicunas - Like llamas but fluffier


Local child enjoying the attention of the tourists


Looking across to the mountains - This is where the Incan Mummy Juanita was found


Tariq - Our tour guide for two days


Decorated Llamas


Chris and the tour bus


The highest point on our entire tour - 4900m above sea level


The air was very thin up here


We named this keyring Betty - Our hotel key


The view from our room - Local farmland


Colca Canyon - The deepest canyon in the world


Colca Canyon - Home of the condor


Our first sighting


Getting closer


Bird sitting on a local plant


Colca Canyon - Quite impressive, but after a 7 hour bus journey - Not so enthralling


This one came really close - They can have a 3m wingspan


Condor


Looking back across the valley


Chivay Church with a cross on the hillside behind