Arequipa is located on the edge of the Peruvian Altiplano and nicknamed the “white city” due to its many cities made out of white stone. There are plenty of options for choosing Arequipa hotels for your trip to Peru. Hotels in Arequipa can be quite sumptuous and resort-like with economical properties available as well. Vayama.com offers several Arequipa discount hotels. Travelers concerned with staying on a budget can also choose one of the Arequipa cheap hotels. Vayama.com offers the best selection of accommodations at the best prices.
No visit to Arequipa would be complete without a visit to the Plaza de Armas in the center of town. All surrounding buildings are made of sillar, the white volcanic stone which gave the city its nickname. Close by is the Convento de Santa Catalina with its interesting architectural features. The Convento de Santa Teresa is newer but features a stunning collection of paintings and artifacts.