Travel Agency Peru Machu Picchu Tour Vacation Packages

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MOCHE ROUTE, TRUJILLO & CHICLAYO

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  • From US$
    04 DAYS / 03 NIGHTS
  • From US$
    LIMA I TRUJILLO I CHICLAYO

ITINERARY

DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN TRUJILLO: MOON & SUN HUACAS – HUANCHACO – CHAN CHAN
Morning flight to Trujillo. Upon arrival, reception and transfer to your confirmed hotel.
Excursion to the Moche's Pyramids of the Sun and Moon. The tour will continues towards the coast for a demonstration of the traditional, totora-reed boats before a typical lunch in Huanchaco.
Afterwards visit the Chimu's adobe citadel of Chan Chan, Esmeralda Temple and Arco Iris Temple. You will also visit patios, residences, administrative buildings, temples, platforms and storehouses, and a huge reservoir where "sunken gardens" may have produced specialized crops for the Chimu nobility. Finally, return to your hotel. Overnight.

Meals: Lunch.

DAY 2: VISIT TO TRUJILLO CITY – ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE EL BRUJO ON THE WAY TO CHICLAYO
Breakfast. Morning visit the historic center of Trujillo, you will visit to the immense main square and the spacious mansions built by Spanish and Creole gentry during the 17th and 18th centuries. The main colonial governmental and religious sites in this beautiful city. You will also have the opportunity to visit the Archaeological Museum. Afterwards, transfer to Chiclayo by road up the Pan-American highway. On the way visit the archaeological site of El Brujo. An extraordinary array of multicolored murals dating from seven or more phases of construction depicts both scenes from the daily lives of the Moche, and gory rituals of sacrifice. Continuing northward, we arrive to Chiclayo. Upon arrival, reception and transfer to your confirmed hotel. Overnight in Chiclayo.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch.

DAY 3: CHICLAYO – ROYAL TOMBS OF LORD OF SIPAN MUSEUM – TUCUME
After breakfast at your hotel, you’ll meet your English-speaking guide for a visit to the Museum of Tumbas Reales de Sipan, one of the best museums in Peru. This modern museum house the discoveries from the tomb of the Lord of Sipan, considered one of the most important archaeological findings in Peru. The tour will continue to visit Tucume, often called the Valley of the Pyramids. This is a complex of 26 adobe pyramids built around 1,000 A.D. and considered the last great capital of the Lambayeque culture. After exploring this massive maze of ruins, return to your hotel. Overnight in Chiclayo.
**Royal Tombs of Lord of Sipan Museum is closed on Mondays**

Meals: Breakfast, lunch.

DAY 4: CITY TOUR + WITCH MARKET – BRUNING MUSEUM - LIMA
Breakfast in the hotel. Morning you will be collected from the hotel to begin the city tour, through the city of Chiclayo and also the Witch Market, also called "Modelo" Market, where shamans sell their mystic products, herbs, plants and potions, which are normally used at the "mesadas"  (shamanic ritual). Afterwards, visit the Bruning Arachaeological 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. Visit daily, except Mondays. Finally, return and transfer to the airport for your flight back to Lima.

Meals: Breakfast.

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  • Daily departure
  • Minimum 2 passengers