Travel Agency Peru Machu Picchu Tour Vacation Packages

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CARAL, THE OLDEST CIVILIZATION IN THE AMERICAS

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    FULL DAY
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    LIMA I CARAL I HUACHO

Itinerary

The pyramids of Caral are the most ancient found up to the date in the Andes: 5000 years ago (3000 B.C. approximately). To construct structures of this type they needed of a high grade of technology and social organization. This place occupies an area of about 65 hectares. The valley of Supe is a narrow fertile gorge that in this one place has a maximum breadth of 1.5 kilometers and a big number of other places lodges along his trip with pyramids contemporaries with Caral such as, Lurinhuasi, Allpacoto, Roughly, Chupacigarro, between others.

ITINERARY

06:30 am You will be picked up from your hotel and driven to the Caral Archaeological Site. On our way to Caral, we will pass through the towns of  Chancay, Huacho, Huaura and Supe.
Your tour guide will be pointing them out to you as we drive along. We will also stop along the way in order to use the restrooms and to do some last minute shopping.
Upon arrival, we will meet our local guide and start the visit to the citadel. The agency tour guide will comment and translate the local guide’s briefings.
During the tour, we will see several temples and enclosures such as the Templo Mayor, the Altar of the Holy Fire, among others.
We will depart Caral at the scheduled time and head to a town called Huacho for lunch.
In the afternoon, we will tour the city of Huacho, visiting the Huacho Casino, the Plaza Mayor and its impressive roundabout. If time allows, we will drive by the Pittaluga Mansion, the University Archaeological Museum and the Chorrillos Beach oceanfront.
In the evening, we will return to the city of Lima. Arrival in Lima around 18:30hours and transfer to your hotel.

Meals: Lunch.

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