Alca is a district located in the province of La Unión, inside the departament of Arequipa. Its name comes from a word in quechua, which can be translated into "warriors". In Alca the weather is fresh and warm, it has an average annual temperature of 12.6°C. The best time to visit Alca is between january and march because in this period of time the weather is not sultry.
Popular Bus Operators in Alca.
There are a number of operators who provide valuable transport services in Alca.. Every bus comes with neat and clean interiors. They also ensure that every passenger's comfort and safety is a top priority at all times. Some of the popular bus operators are:
- In Alca the altitude is very high and it can cause vomit and headache. To prevent it you can ask for a pill in the nearest drugstore or, if you want a more natural solution, you can buy a coca's tea.
- Although the weather in Alca is fresh, you could feel coldness in the night, so it's better to bring along a jacket.
- Alca is a very safe place, but it's always better to be cautious. Always check your things and be aware of your surroundings.
Best time to visit Alca.
The best time to visit Alca is between january and march because in this period of time the weather is not sultry. This way you'll be able to enjoy long walks without the presence of the sun and enjoy your time in Alca.
How can I know the bus operators that go to or from Alca.?
In redBus, you can find that information in the section of Popular Bus Operators. There you’ll find the popular bus operators which we work with and that go to or from Alca..
Can I choose the type of bus with which I want to travel?
Of course you can! You’ll see the many options that the bus operators offer when you complete the search bar with your pick up point, destiny and onward date.
How can I buy my tickets to Alca. with redBus?
The process is very easy. Go to the search bar and write Alca. in the pick-up point or destination, then select your travel date and click the search button. redBus will show you the different options to travel, you just need to pick the bus operator of your preference, your schedule and buy!
Do I need to carry my tickets once I have bought it through the mobile app of redBus?
It is not necessary. When buying with redBus, a ticket in digital format will arrive in your inbox. The day of your travel, go to the terminal and search the counter of the bus operator, present the ticket we send you and the bus operator will give you another one.
What happens if the bus does not leave at the time my ticket dictates and / or is canceled?
These logistical problems and their solutions need to be consulted directly in the counter of the bus operator.
I forgot to buy my return ticket, where will I find counter that can help me?
The vast majority of terminals have an area for buying and selling tickets. There you can buy your return ticket with the company of your choice. You can also buy your return ticket through the redBus mobile app, it is easy, fast and you do not need to register. In addition, we accept various payment methods.
How many hours in advance should I buy my ticket?
This information varies depending of the policies of each bus operator and the number of seats available. Our recommendation is to buy your ticket two days in advance.
How many hours in advance should I be in Alca. to change my e-ticket?
It is recommended to be with 1 hour in advance at the counter of Alca. to be able to change your ticket of redBus for that of the bus operator.
Do I need to make an account on the redBus website to buy a bus ticket?
No, you do not need to make an account with redBus to book a ticket. But it is advisable to make an account to help speed up the buying process the next time you want to travel. Also, redBus offers a number of discounts and offers which you can easily access and use if you are registered.