• Discover more about Sican, Lambayeque and Moche cultures.

  • Wilderness trek to Vira Vira ruins in the world's richest archaeological zones.

  • Enjoy the ancient hot springs of Cajamarca.

  • Kuelap ruins and the Gocta Waterfall complete this incredible north Peru tour.

We had the most fantastic trip – Peru is such a rich country in terms of natural beauty and diversity, ancient archaeological and anthropological history and culture.

D. Farnaby, Peru


Northern Peru Adventure Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Arrive Chiclayo (AM), transfer in. PM: Tucume / Museum of Sican / Royal Tombs Museum, hotel (L)

  • Day 2

    Drive to Chachapoyas (10 hours), hotel (B,L,D)

  • Day 3

    Gocta Waterfall Excursion, hotel (B,L)

  • Day 4

    Kuelap visit, drive to Lleymebamba, hotel (B,L,D)

  • Day 5

    Leymebamba, trek Tajopampa, camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 6

    Cliff tombs of La Petaca, Diablo Huasi, camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 7

    Papamarca, El Plomo Pass and Cabildo Pata, camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 8

    Cabildo Pata, Ulila Pass and Las Quinuas Valley, camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 9

    Las Quinuas Valley to Lake Huayabamba, camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 10

    Vira Vira tour, camp camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 11

    Lake Huayabamba to Uchucmarca, camp (B,L,D)

  • Day 12

    Uchucmarca to Cajamarca, hotel (B,L)

  • Day 13

    City tour Cajamarca, farewell dinner, hotel (B,D)

  • Day 14

    Transfer to airport, tour ends (B)

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What's Included?

Hotels in towns/cities as listed, 7 nights camping, private transport for all transfers and excursions, trek staff, horses for carrying gear etc, meals as per itinerary, English-speaking guides, entrances fees to Tucume, Royal Tombs Museum, Sican Museum, Kuelap, Gocta, Vira Vira and Tajopampa.

What's Not Included?

Any flights (we can look for these for you), tips, alcoholic or soft drinks, meals not listed, sleeping bag, internal airfares, airport taxes, personal expenses.

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