CHORRILOS AND PACHACAMAC TOUR

OVERVIEW:

Embark on an unforgettable Pachacamac Tour from Lima, where your journey begins in Chorrillos, a charming coastal district where skilled fishermen expertly navigate their boats, showcasing the vibrant maritime culture of the region.

Next, venture to the awe-inspiring Pachacamac ruins, a remarkable pre-Inca archeological site situated just 40 kilometers from Lima, nestled within the picturesque valley of the Lurin River. This ancient complex, established around A.D. 200, derives its name from the revered creator god of the Andean pantheon.

Immerse yourself in the captivating history and architectural marvels of Pachacamac, a testament to the ingenuity and spirituality of the ancient civilizations that once thrived here. Marvel at the remnants of temples, pyramids, and ceremonial plazas that tell the story of a civilization that flourished for over 1300 years, leaving behind a legacy of remarkable craftsmanship and cultural significance.

Visiting Pachacamac offers a fascinating glimpse into the rich heritage of Peru. As you explore the site, guided by expert archaeologists, you’ll unravel the mysteries of a bygone era and gain a deeper understanding of the region’s indigenous cultures.

A Pachacamac Tour is a perfect escape from Lima, allowing you to immerse yourself in history, culture, and breathtaking landscapes. Experience the awe-inspiring legacy of Pachacamac, and let its ancient wonders transport you to a time long past.

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Lima City tour +Pachacamac Tour
Lima City tour + Larco Museum
Lima Gourmet Tour
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ITINERARY

This morning we set off from your hotel and drive to Barranco observing Central Park, its Municipal Library, the traditional Bridge of Sighs, the colonial homes, and its famous boulevard.

Then head over to Chorrillos, once Lima’s most exclusive summer resort. Nowadays, Chorrillos is one of Lima`s top fishing centers, where you will see the fisherman with their small boats fishing for fish using traditional fishing skills in the Pacific Ocean. Visit the fish market to see all types of fresh fish for sale.

We will stop by a ceviche restaurant where you can have fresh ceviche straight from the sea. We continue driving to Pachacamac located in Lurin. A lovely scenic drive down the South Pacific Coast highway takes us to the Villa Swamps before visiting the Pachacamac Museum, which showcases relics found at the site.

We will walk around sightseeing the pyramids, temples, and ceremonial, and burial sites.

Dificulty: Easy

Approx. 6 Hours

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