When to Travel
|Apr - Nov||Jan, Mar-Dec|
Activities: History, Culture, Nature and archeology
Places: Lima, Chiclayo, Chachapoyas, Trujillo, Cusco and Machu Picchu
The rarely-visited north of Peru is an incredible part of the world, beautiful and full of history, with archaeology dating from pre-Inca times (between 100 and 1500 AD). The tribes of the north made significant achievements building great cities, fortresses, tombs and temples such as palace of Chan Chan, Caral and the Lord of Sipan. This tour will take you through many distinct and contrasting areas of Peru, from the dry coastal desert, the Andean mysterious cloud forest or eyebrow of the Amazon as Kuelap in Chachapoyas, to the high Andean valleys of Cusco surrounded by snowcapped peaks. A travel through time and the history of Peru with the awe-inspiring climax of secret city of Machu Picchu.