Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the historic center of Arequipa has magnificent churches and convents, among them the Cathedral located in Plaza de Armas and the Convento de Santa Catalina, a citadel that housed a reclusive group of Arequipeña nuns. Other highlights are the Church of the Society of Jesus, as well as the churches of San Francisco and Santo Domingo and a number of mansions currently considered landmarks, including the Casa del Moral and the Goyeneche Palace.
Approximate duration: 3 ½ hours
Level of intensity: Low
Clothing: Casual o sport
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