• 12 Days Pre-Inca Archaelogical Wonders of North Peru

    Northern Peru was home to advanced cultures before the Incas moved in and certainly well before the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors. Over the course of 1400 years, pre-Inca cultures settled along the Peruvian coast and highlands.
  • 12 Days Pre-Inca Archaelogical Wonders of North Peru

    Northern Peru was home to advanced cultures before the Incas moved in and certainly well before the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors. Over the course of 1400 years, pre-Inca cultures settled along the Peruvian coast and highlands.
  • 12 Days Pre-Inca Archaelogical Wonders of North Peru

    Northern Peru was home to advanced cultures before the Incas moved in and certainly well before the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors. Over the course of 1400 years, pre-Inca cultures settled along the Peruvian coast and highlands. 
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12 days
From S$ 4,680/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 01 - Singapore / Lima
     Fly  Singapore / Amsterdam KL 836   0040/0735 – Daily (12h 55m)
       Amsterdam / Lima  KL 743  1235/1810 – Daily (12h 35m)

    Upon arrival at night, meet and transfer to your hotel for a good rest. 


    Overnight: Lima
    Meals: Nil

  • Day 02 - Lima / Caral
    This morning, head to the UNESCO-listed Scared City of Caral located at the Supe Valley. This 5000-year-old archaeological site was only revealed since 2000, dated back to a large settlement of the Americans in 3000 BC and a significant site of the Norte Chico civilization.

    Tonight, stay overnight at your lodge with panoramic valley views.

    Overnight: Caral
    Meals: Breakfast, lunch
  • Day 03 - Caral / Trujillo

    Driving distance: approx. 425km (7 hrs)

    Start early this morning for a long drive to Trujillo. On the way, you will visit the Paramonga Fortress, the best preserved of all Peru’s coastal outposts.

    Continue to visit the Sechin Ruins, built with stone slabs engraved with suggestive motifs of warriors in procession.

    Arrive Trujillo in the evening.

    Overnight: Trujillo
    Meals: Breakfast, box lunch

  • Day 04 - Trujillo
    Driving distance: approx. 35 km (1h 30m)

    Trujillo, a historic centre with its own unique architectural style and you will see some Peru’s best collection of colonial homes. Visit The Plaza de Armas, Urquiaga Mansion, the Plazuela El Recreo and colonial water system.

    Continue to the Temples of the Sun and Moon. Walk along the Moche countryside to appreciate the traditional lifestyle. Visit a crafts factory, where leather crafts featuring Moche iconography are made using the “fire-branding” technique.

    Enjoy lunch at the seaside town of Huanchaco, where you will see the local fishermen on their traditional reed boats. Continue to the UNESCO-listed Chan Chan - capital of the Chimu Empire.

    Overnight: Trujillo
    Meals: Breakfast, lunch
  • Day 05 - Trujillo / Chiclayo

    Driving distance: approx. 240km (4 ¾ h)

    Depart to Chiclayo today. Enroute, visit the archaeological complex of El Brujo and the Cao Museum houses the famous mummy of the Lady of Cao.

    Arrive to Chiclayo in the late afternoon where you will stay 2 nights here.

    Overnight: Chiclayo
    Meals: Breakfast
  • Day 06 - Chiclayo
    Driving distance: approx. 128km (3h)

    This morning, visit the Valley of Pyramids of Tucume - the last capital of the Lambayeque kingdom. Continue to Museum of the Royal Tombs of Sipan (closed on Mon), one of the finest museum in Peru.

    Visit another archaeological wonder - the 4000 year old Temple of Ventarron. Next visit the Huaca Rajada, the tomb in which the Lord of Sipan was discovered back in 1987.

    Overnight: Chiclayo
    Meals: Breakfast, lunch
  • Day 07 - Chiclayo / Chachapoyas
    Driving distance: approx. 456km (9h)

    Start the day early for the journey to Chachpoyas. Ascending through regions of dry forest into the upper Amazon Basin, where you will pass by the Olmos Dam Irrigation Project. Cross the Marañon river, one of the main rivers that feed the Amazon river. Continuing through the beautiful landscapes and arrive Chachapoyas in the evening. Your lodge is located in the village of Cocachimba, the starting point of hikes to Gocta.

    Overnight: Chachapoyas
    Meals: Breakfast, box lunch
  • Day 08 - Chachapoyas - Gocta Waterfall

    Today, explore the natural wonders at Gocta. Hike 3 hours to the 2529 feet high Gocta Waterfall, considered one of the grandest waterfalls in the world. You may experience horse-riding on the way back. (with supplement cost)


    Overnight: Chachapoyas
    Meals: Breakfast, lunch

  • Day 09 - Chachapoyas / Kuelup / Leymebamba
    Driving distance: approx. 270km (5hr 30m)

    Today you'll set out on the two hour drive to Kuelap, the most important citadel of the Chachapoya culture, also known as the “Northern Machu Picchu”.

    Continue another 3-hour drive to Leymebamba, where you will stay overnight at your lodge in a bird paradise.

    Overnight: Leymebamba
    Meals: Breakfast, lunch
  • Day 10 - Leymebamba / Cajamarca
    Driving distance: approx. 334km (9hr)

    Visit the Leymebamba Mummy Museum this morning, housing 219 mummies and over 2,000 other artefacts found at the nearby Lake of the Condors.

    Continue the journey to Cajamarca along one of the most spectacular roads in Peru (around 6 hours).

    Overnight: Cajamarca
    Meals: Breakfast, box lunch
  • Day 11 - Cajamarca - Cumbemayo & Ventanillas of Otuzco
    Driving distance: approx. 57km (2hr 30m)

    Have an excursion to the ancient aqueducts and archeological wonders of Cumbemayo. Continue to the Ventanillas of Otuzco, in local word means “Small Windows”.  There are living rock excavations, appearing at a distance to be a multiple array of windows.

    Overnight: Cajamarca
    Meals: Breakfast, lunch
  • Day 12 - Cajamarca / Lima / Singapore

    Enjoy a leisurely morning to stroll around the charming town. Visit the Cathedral, Bethlehem complex and Church of Bethlehem. Go up to the Santa Apolonia hill, a hilltop shine that has awesome views of the Cajamarca.

    Transfer to airport in the late afternoon. 

     Fly  Cajamarca / Lima LA 2295 1725/1835 – Daily (1h 10m)
     Fly  Lima / Amsterdam KL 744 2000/1525+1 – Daily (12h 25m)
      Amsterdam / Singapore KL 835 2055+1 /1535+2– Daily (12h 40m)
    Arrive Singapore on Day 14.

    Meals: Breakfast

 

 

 

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