Full day: Huaca Rajada, Tucume and Sipan Royal Tombs

Cultural & Theme Tours in Chiclayo

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Our excursion begins at Huaca Rajada, where archeologists discovered the Moche civilization's Lord of Sipán mummy in 1987. You'll also explore Túcume, an 8th century site encompassing dozens of mounds and pyramids once belonging to the Sican culture, and the Lord of Sipán Royal Tombs Museum, home to Moche artifacts including jewelry and headdresses.
Pick up from accommodation in Chiclayo around 10am. We will start our visit with Archaeological Complex Huaca Rajada we will visit to the site where the excavations of the Señor de Sipán are located, and the New Museum of the site, where the last discovered jewels are expose.The we will follow to the Archaeological Complex of Túcume, Valley of the 26 adobe pyramids that testify the most exceptional period of the Lambayeque Culture, with the residences of dynasties of the Rulers. Tour to the Pyramid I, Cerro Purgatorio and Mirador.Next we go to the restaurant where you can have lunch (lunch not included)After lunch we will visit the Museum Real Tombs Of The Lord Of Sipan, located in Lambayeque, considered one of the most complete and didactic exhibitions of the discovery with the detail of the belongings belonging to the Rulers and the interpretation of the iconography of the Moche culture. Artisanal purchases in the workshops of ceramics, goldsmiths replicas of the works of the Moche.Finally return to the city of Chiclayo 6:00 pm.

What’s included

  • Pick-up from your hotel in Chiclayo City Center
  • Transport
  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Drop off at accommodation in Chiclayo

What’s not included

  • Lunch, you can choose where or follow the recommendation of the guide
  • Extra expenses (drinks, souvenirs, etc)