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Tour from Trujillo:Chan Chan, Huanchaco, Sun and Moon Temples, and Dragon Temple

Tour from Trujillo:Chan Chan, Huanchaco, Sun and Moon Temples, and Dragon Temple

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Visit TrujilloÔÇÖs most significant archeological site on a cultural full-day tour of the areaÔÇÖs most atmospheric and astounding ruins. Explore the sacred structures of the Temples of Moche; feast upon local specialties in the coastal town of Huanchaco; and discover South AmericaÔÇÖs biggest ancient city at the UNESCO World Heritage site of Chan Chan. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, enrich your historical knowledge of the region on this exciting archeological excursion.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.80
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$91.80
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Customize Cruise Ship Full Day tour - English Guide

Customize Cruise Ship Full Day tour - English Guide

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After working for over two years with different Cruise Ship Lines providing tours, we decided to offer a customize experience that will fit from your arrival time to your departure time (specially made for Cruise Ship travelers) We are able to customize a group or private tour experience including all the main archeological sites accordingly to your available time in our Home town. Because learning about other cultures shouldn't be expensive!!!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.54
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Full Day Tour Huacas, Chan Chan & Huanchaco - Trujillo

Full Day Tour Huacas, Chan Chan & Huanchaco - Trujillo

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We provide the best Service as a Tour Operators with the benefit of a BACKPACKER budget. Because learning about other cultures shouldn't be expensive!!!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$17.44
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$17.44
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Trujillo Combo Tour: Temple of the Dragon, Chan Chan and Huanchaco

Trujillo Combo Tour: Temple of the Dragon, Chan Chan and Huanchaco

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Set out from Trujillo on a few-hour tour combining incredible archaeological sites with a trip to a popular beachside village. Your adventure begins with a visit to the Temple of the Dragon, known for its amazingly detailed friezes. Then spend some time exploring Chan Chan, the one-time capital of Peru's Chim├║ civilization. An expert guide provides details on the history and significance of this intriguing site along the way. Your final stop is Huanchaco, a coastal town known for its caballitos de totora, or fishing boats.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.70
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$36.70
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Trujillo Full Day

Trujillo Full Day

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This private Trujillo shore excursion is a great way to see top Trujillo sites while you're at port. Visit the pre-Incan Sun and Moon Temples, UNESCO-listed Chan Chan Archaeological Zone, and colonial-era historic center of Trujillo, all without having to worry about timingÔÇöyour guide picks you up from the dock when you arrive, and takes you back whenever you need to go.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.57
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$102.57
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Afternoon: Chan Chan Complex from Trujillo

Afternoon: Chan Chan Complex from Trujillo

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Chan Chan is a complex of adobe and sand and was one of the largest known cities in the Americas. For nearly 600 years, the sprawling city was the seat of an Empire that extended for hundreds of miles, and its residents were masters of engineering techniques unknown to the rest of the world.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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Temple of the Sun and Temple of the Moon Tour from Trujillo

Temple of the Sun and Temple of the Moon Tour from Trujillo

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Tour Peru's Huacas de Moche or Temples of Moche: two towering ancient temples once belonging to the country's Moche civilization. Your 2.5-hour guided visit from Trujillo begins with an exploration of the archaeological site's Temple of the Sun, a stepped pyramid likely used for business and military, and continues on to the Temple of the Moon, the Moche's spiritual center. Moche artifacts are also on display. Both private and group tours are available.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.70
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 Archaeological Chan Chan Tour

 Archaeological Chan Chan Tour

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circuit made for lovers of history and archeology who wish to have a unique experience and enter routes not common to the public and be the lucky ones to access the best places and latest finds. In addition throughout the tour will be accompanied by official touristic interpreter guide heritage and conservation. Our circuit is designed by experts in archeology and passionate about guiding.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.08
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El Brujo - Archeological site & Museum

El Brujo - Archeological site & Museum

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It gives you an insight on the History of the Lady of Cao "EL BRUJO" one of the most interesting archeological sites on the North of Peru
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  • 5 hours
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$25.65
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Full day: Moon and Sun temple & Chan Chan from Trujillo

Full day: Moon and Sun temple & Chan Chan from Trujillo

The archaeological ruins around Trujillo are a must for visitors to northwest Peru, though limited signage at the sites can diminish the experience for independent travelers. Make the most of your time there on this guided tour, which includes visits to the Temples of the Sun and the Moon (Huacas del Sol y de la Luna) and Chan Chan, plus a guide to explain their historical significance.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00

Shore Excursion: 3-Day Machu Picchu from Salaverry Port

Shore Excursion: 3-Day Machu Picchu from Salaverry Port

If your cruise ship stop at Salaverry Port. This wil be your great opportunity to visit one of the new seven wornders of the world in our exclusive tour package to Machu Picchu with an affordable price, twice lower than the cruise line tour packages.
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  • 3 days
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$1,880.00
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Tour to the Sun and Moon Temples and Huacas de Moche Museum

Tour to the Sun and Moon Temples and Huacas de Moche Museum

Excursion to the south of Trujillo to visit a religious center of the Mochica culture, built in the fifth century. Admire the temples of the Sun and the Moon that constituted the center of the ancient Moche culture, which developed between 100 AD and 900 AD. Both huacas are separated by 500meters, where the urban center that housed the Moche elite is still preserved underground. The archeological complex includes two large pyramids, the Huaca Las Estrellas, Huaca del Cerro Blanco, the Spider geoglyph and other buildings. Also visit the workshop of a traditional artisans Moche family and the Huacas de Moche Museum, which complements the visit of the huacas with its representation of aspects of life, city and environment of the Moche culture.Its collection of ceramics of great beauty and symbolism clearly stand out.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Sun & Moon Huacas, Huaca Del Dragon, Chan Chan and Huanchaco Archeological Complex Day Tour

Sun & Moon Huacas, Huaca Del Dragon, Chan Chan and Huanchaco Archeological Complex Day Tour

Do not miss the chance to discover impressive archaeological complexes in the north of Peru, with our Sun & Moon Huacas, Huaca Del Dragon, Chan Chan and Huanchaco Archeological Complex Day Tour from Trujillo. This tour will take you on a trip to the past to discover the secrets of the ancient cultures that once inhabited this area, and to enjoy a delicious lunch at Huanchaco beach, with beautiful ocean views.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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$120.00
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Morning: Sun and Moon temple tour from Trujillo

Morning: Sun and Moon temple tour from Trujillo

Pick up from accommodation in Trujillo around 10am. Then we will drive to the south of the city to arrive at the area where the pyramid of the Sun and the Moon are located. Upon entering this area we can appreciate the huge walls that make up the Huaca del Sol and almost half a kilometer we will see the imposing Huaca de La Luna. Our tour will take place in the Huaca de La Luna, for which it will be necessary to climb a slope of steps until you arrive at the front door. Then we will enter with our local guide and go through the different levels of the pyramid. According to the archaeologists in the Pyramid of the Moon, the Moches consulted oracles and offered human sacrifices, which are easily visible through the friezes found there. Return to the city of Trujillo at 13:00h. Drop off at Trujillo main square.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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Tour to Drag├│n Temple, Chan Chan archaeological site and Huanchaco beach-Private

Tour to Drag├│n Temple, Chan Chan archaeological site and Huanchaco beach-Private

Visit to the Huaca Drag├│n (Dragon Temple), also known as the Rainbow Temple, located in Trujillo. The building was erected by the Chim├║ culture, a lordship contemporary of the Incas. It is an impressive religious monument and ceremonial center which was also used for administrative purposes. You will then visit the Chan Chan archaeological complex, the largest mud city of the Americas and the most important city of the Chim├║ culture, which has an area of approximately 20 kilometers square. Its central area is formed by a group of ten walled premises (called 'citadels') and other independent pyramids. The rest of the complex is composed of several small structures, sidewalks, canals, walls and cemeteries. You will then visit Huanchaco, an ancestralfishermens cove, where it is possible to watch old reed boats known asCaballitos de totora, with which the local population maintains itsthousand-year-old tradition of artisan fishing.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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Huaca del Sol and La Luna + Chan Chan + Huanchaco

Huaca del Sol and La Luna + Chan Chan + Huanchaco

You will meet 2 great pre-Inca cultures. Moche Culture and Chimu Culture. Both developed in different periods and left a great cultural legacy to society.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$22.00
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Tour to The Sun & Moon temples, Drag├│n temple,Chan Chan, Huanchaco beach & lunch

Tour to The Sun & Moon temples, Drag├│n temple,Chan Chan, Huanchaco beach & lunch

A transportation service will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to the Huaca del Sol, previous stop in a craft workshop of a traditional Moche family. Then, you will head to the ┬┤huacas┬┤ archaeological complex, which includes two large truncated pyramids: the Huaca Las Estrellas, Huaca del Cerro Blanco, the Spider geoglyph and other buildings located in front of Cerro Blanco and near the Moche River. Then you will visit the Rainbow or Dragon ┬┤Huaca┬┤, pyramid of alleged religious, ceremonial and administrative use built with adobe and located near Chan Chan. Then, lunch at a local restaurant and transfer to Chan Chan, the worlds largest and most populous mud city in the north coast, dating between 600 and 700 AD. After visiting the Nik An Palace, you will be driven to Huanchaco, a traditional beach of Trujillo. Then you will be transferred back to your hotel.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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$95.00
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Trujillo Private

Trujillo Private

You will visit Huaca de La Luna center of the Moche culture and Chan Chan capital city of the Chimu Kingdom.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tour to Drag├│n Temple, Chan Chan Archaeological Site and Huanchaco Beach

Tour to Drag├│n Temple, Chan Chan Archaeological Site and Huanchaco Beach

Start your visit at the 'Huaca Dragon' or 'Huaca Arco Iris', from the Chimu culture. It is a prominent religious monument and ceremonial and administrative centre, built with adobe and whose murals are decorated with friezes showing anthropomorphic figures and representing the rainbow. Its pyramidal structure served to perform ceremonies related to rain and fertility. Continue your walk at Chan Chan; the impressive mud city declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. Considered the capital of the Chimu culture, it is composed of nine citadels that cover an area of more than 20 square kilometres and make it the largest in America. The details on its walls reflect the great work done in its construction and that has remained more than a thousand years until today. The last point of the tour is Huanchaco, one of Trujillo's most traditional beaches and famous for totora horses: boats made of vegetable fibres that artisanal fishers use to navigate between the waves of the Pacific.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00
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El Brujo Complex Archaeological Tour

El Brujo Complex Archaeological Tour

We offer a private excursion to tour the beautiful Chicama Valley and visit some of the most impressive archaeological finds of recent times "The Huaca El Brujo". Discover this sacred place of Moche Culture and appreciate the beauty of its ancient and impressive buildings. Then, visit the Museum of the Cao to see the mysterious mummy of the Lady of Cao, a woman belonging to the elite Moche.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.67
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Private Tour to The Sun & Moon, Drag├│n, Chan Chan, Huanchaco Beach & Lunch

Private Tour to The Sun & Moon, Drag├│n, Chan Chan, Huanchaco Beach & Lunch

You will meet a Moche artisan family, whose work maintains the traditions inherited from their ancestors. Then you get panoramic visit to the Huaca del Sol, you will explore the Huaca de la Luna, the one that most impresses with its conservation and study level. Follow your visit to the 'Huaca Dragon' or 'Huaca Arco Iris', belonging to the Chimu culture. It is a prominent religious monument and ceremonial and administrative centre, built with adobe and whose murals are decorated with friezes showing anthropomorphic figures and representing the rainbow. Continue your walk or through Huanchaco, one of Trujillo's most traditional beaches and famous for totora horses. There you will enjoy a delicious lunch with local flavour. Finally, you will arrive at Chan Chan; the impressive mud city declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. Considered the capital of the Chimu culture.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$180.00
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El Brujo Archaeological Complex (Lady of Cao) Private Tour

El Brujo Archaeological Complex (Lady of Cao) Private Tour

You will be picked up from your hotel and will go visit the El Brujo (The Sorcerer) archaeological complex. This is considered one of the most important religious and political centers of the Moche culture, which is believed to have developed between 100 and 750 AD. Among its main attractions stands out the mural relief art that decorates the walls of the different pyramids and the Lady of Caos burial, a dignitary of about 25 years of age whose skin was tattooed with snake and spider designs. You will be transferred back to your hotel at the end of your visit.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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The sorcerer and the lady of Cao

The sorcerer and the lady of Cao

The archaeological find of the Lady of Cao, is undoubtedly an unprecedented fact that forces each Peruvian to pause and reflect on how our history becomes dynamic in the face of this fact, since what we believed for years, that the Mochica culture was clearly a patriarchy, it takes an unexpected turn and incidentally invites us to reflect: the political and socio-economic weight of pre-Columbian women in those times where until their discovery the female role, in the mental collective, was totally secondary.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour to the Sun and Moon Temples and Huacas de Moche Museum

Private Tour to the Sun and Moon Temples and Huacas de Moche Museum

Excursion to the south of Trujillo to visit a religious center of the Mochica culture, built in the fifth century. Admire the temples of the Sun and the Moon that constituted the center of the ancient Moche culture, which developed between 100 AD and 900 AD. Both huacas are separated by 500meters, where the urban center that housed the Moche elite is still preserved underground. The archeological complex includes two large pyramids, the Huaca Las Estrellas, Huaca del Cerro Blanco, the Spider geoglyph and other buildings. Also visit the workshop of a traditional artisans Moche family and the Huacas de Moche Museum, which complements the visit of the huacas with its representation of aspects of life, city and environment of the Moche culture.Its collection of ceramics of great beauty and symbolism clearly stand out.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.00
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$160.00
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El Brujo Archaeological Site & Lady of Cao Complex

El Brujo Archaeological Site & Lady of Cao Complex

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Delve into the history of Peru's ancient Moche people during a private tour of the El Brujo Archaeological Complex. Set out from Trujillo to this incredible site, where you'll get to see ancient ruins from the 1st to 8th centuriesÔÇöthe time with the Moche civilization thrived . Marvel at the site's three intricately decorated temples and explore its museum, where the recently excavated mummy 'Lady of Cao' is on display.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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