northern coast peru tours
Mancora, Punta Sal, Catacaos, Manglares
Northern coast Peru tours: Peru is not a country of amazon jungle and the majestic mountains, but also is the coast that has many nice beaches such mancora, punta sal and others, where Tumbes is the capital city of the región, it is located at the ecuador border, on the banks of the Tumbes river. here there are opportunity to visit the less frequented and impressive places.
Not only the beaches that are the best beaches of peru, there are also interesting places such as the manglares forest, where you can see a huge amount of birds, then the cuisine of peru which is something that you definitely can enjoy, food based in sea food such as the traditional Ceviche. Here we provide you an itinerary that combines leisure and day tours that will give you a nice experience of the peruvian coast, visit the northern coast peru tours.
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Day 01: Piura – Catacaos – Mancora: Arrival to Piura: At your arrival to piura airport our personnel will pick you up and take you to the city center, after time for breakfast you do the city tour visiting some colonial building such as: Home and museum of Almirante Miguel Grau who is a Peruvian hero, then the Carmen church, after that our private vehicle will take you to the village of catacaos.
At catacaos you will see the craftsman working on interesting straw huts, baskets, ceramics, also gold and silver filigree. after this interesting tour we will take you to the famous Beach of Mancora, it is located at the west of the city at about 2 hours through asphalted road, once arriving to mancora town you will be transferred to your hotel, then you can have the rest of the afternoon on your own.
Day 02: Mancora Beach: Free day at your leisure. You have breakfast in the hotel, then some relax time you can go to the mancora beach where you can enjoy swimming in the warm and clear wáter of mancora beach, there are also many restaurants where you can have ceviche or other food.
Day 03: Tumbes – Manglares – Punta Sal. At around 08:00hrs our transport will meet you at the hotel and drive towards the city of tumbes, but previously we will stop at a magic place that offers natural Swarms in “hervideros” Guacura where you can immerse yourself in the wells of medicinal mineral waters charged with iodized salts that form a natural and healing mud.
It resembles like a mud spa (you need to bring a change of underwear) then we continue driving to Tumbes which is at about 1 hour, at arrival you’ll have guided city tour, where you visit interesting downtown, the saint nicolas de Tolentino church and after that you have lunch.
After lunch the tour continues to the puerto pizarro “the port by which the conqueror pizarro has arrived to the peruvian land in 1532”, at the place there are the forest in the water on which we go on a motor boat to see the different birds and the crocodile farm, after this magic circuit we return to the port and drive back to punta salt beach where you spend the night in a nice hotel.
Day 04: Punta Sal. Free day at your leisure.
Day 05: Punta Sal – Piura. After your breakfast at 09 in the morning our guide will meet you at your hotel and drive you to Piura airport from where you can catch your flight back to Lima, our northern coast peru tours; ends with the transfer to the airport).
- Airport pick up from Tumbes airport to the city (tourist transport).
- English speaking professional guide.
- Tourist transport for all the tours mentioned.
- Clean Hotel (3starts) at good location. 2 nights in mancora and 02 nights in punta sal (in double occupancy).
- Fee for visited places.
- Return transport from punta sal to Piura.
- Lunch and Dinners.
- Plane tickets.