North Peru Treasures
North Peru treasures
North Peru treasures tour package: The northern territory of the country, is rich and full of interesting places such as Trujillo, Chiclayo (known as the Moche circuit), places where year around is summer.
Learn about diverse pre-inca cultures of the Northern coast, explore with us amazing archaeological sites such as: Tucume pyramids, Sipan archaeological site, Lord of Sipan Museum, Chan Chan (the biggest adobe city in the world), Moche temples of the Sun & Moon, huanchaco beach and ride the famous caballitos de totora, followed by a rich culinary, based mostly in seals. You will get a good history to tell.
Discover the North Peru treasures
Day 01. Chiclayo – Museum and Tombs of lord of Sipan: At your arrival, our transfer personnel will meet you at the airport of Chiclayo, and drive you to the hotel to leave your luggage, then start the excursion to Huaca Rajada Archaeological Complex “bricks pyramid”, the place where the Tomb of the Lord of Sipan were found.
Then we drive to the museum where you’ll be amazed by the treasured found, after this visit we’ll drive you in a restaurant where you lunch. Then we visit the The Bruning Archaeological National Museum, which houses the “Room of the Gold”, showing more than 500 pieces of Goldsmith. We can also learn here about the more than 50 years of Hand Heinrich Brüning research, founder of the Museum, from here we drive back to the city and drive you to your hotel.
Day 2. Chiclayo – Trujillo – Moon and Sun Pyramids: In the morning our transfer will meet you at you hotel and drive you to another exciting day, we’ll travel by private car to Trujillo. This city keeps the colonial atmosphere and it was founded in 1534 on the orders of Francisco Pizarro.
We’ll arrive for lunch at the casa hacienda with delicious lunch see the Peruvian Paso horse show. In the afternoon, we’ll head south of town to visit the Temples of the Sun and Moon, built by the Moche Culture in around 500 AD. These 130-foot-tall pyramids are thought to be the largest adobe brick structures in the Americas. We return to Trujillo to spend the night.
Day 3. Trujillo – Chan Chan – Lima: this is going to be another fantastic day, we’ll start with a short city tour of Trujillo, then visiting some interesting places such as: the Casa Del Mayorazgo, Casa Orbegozo, Casa de la Emancipación, and La Merced Church.
You’ll stroll along the grand central plaza and the streets lined with colonial mansions. We’ll then visit the complex of Chan Chan, built by the Chimu culture in pre-Inca times. This enormous complex is the largest adobe bricks city in pre-Columbian America, it’s divided into nine separate citadels.
Then we drive to the charming fishing town nearby named Huanchaco, at arrival we´ll have lunch, then you will have a free time to enjoy the sea, you can have a ride in the famous reed kayak named “caballito de totora”, fish, then we’ll return to the airport for a late afternoon flight to Lima, end of our north peru treasures tour ends.
- Airport or hotel pick up in Chiclayo city.
- 01 night hotel in Chiclayo, and 01 night in Trujillo (3 star hotel).
- Private tour in Chiclayo and Trujillo.
- Private tourist transport.
- English speaking professional guide.
- 01 lunch in Trujillo (paso horses show lunch).
- Fee for museums and the pyramids.
- Plane tickets.
- Meals on day 01, and 03.
- Extras not mentioned in the itinerary.