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Arequipa Map, Peru

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Arequipa Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Arequipa with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Arequipa useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Arequipa!

Arequipa Travel Guide

Arequipa is a greatly influenced by the Spanish colonial architecture. There are a large number of tourism spots of historical and cultural importance.  Some of the most popular touristic sites in Arequipa include the Goyeneche Palace, Colca Canyon, Jose Luis Bustamante y Rivero, Cathedral of Arequipa, Santa Catalina Monastery, Compañia de Jesus, Historic centre of Arequipa and Andean Condor. read more

Arequipa Nightlife

If you are done with sightseeing in Arequipa, don’t think your trip is over. The party has just begun! A taxi would take five minutes from the city center to take you to the Dolores Avenue that has very nice pubs and discotheques. The bars and clubs of Arequipa are known to the local party crowd and they’re not even very expensive to spend the night. read more

Arequipa Sightseeing

Recoleta Monastery: for tourists searching for more interesting historical collections, the Recoleta monastery provides a view of pre Inca artifacts, mummies and religious art. It also has a collection of artifacts brought by the missionaries from the Amazon basin.      read more

Arequipa History

On 15 august 1540, Garci Manuel de Carbajal founded the modern city of Arequipa. He was an emissary of a Spanish explorer, Francisco Pizzaro. D Juan de la Torry y Diaz Chacon became the first mayor of Arequipa. Arequipa got the rank of a city by King Charles V of Spain after about a year. King Charles also gave it the coat of arms that the city still bears. The city has a number of relic and colonial architectures that... read more

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