Welcome to Huanchaco

This once-tranquil fishing hamlet, 12km outside Trujillo, woke up one morning to find itself a brightly highlighted paragraph on Peru’s Gringo Trail. The village's fame came in large part from the long, narrow reed boats you'll see lining the Malecón. A small number of local fishermen still use these age-old crafts today, and you may even sight some surfing in with the day's catch. Though you can almost picture... Read More

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