Welcome to Northern Highlands

Cajamarca’s cobbled streets testify to the beginning of the end of the once-powerful Inca empire, and remnants of the work of these famed Andean masons still remain. The hazy forests of Chachapoyas have only recently revealed their archaeological bounty: the staggering stone fortress of Kuélap, which clings for dear life to a craggy limestone peak. At the jungle gateway of Tarapoto, the Amazon waits patiently on the periphery, as it has for centuries, endowed with a cornucopia of wildlife and exquisite good looks.

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$60 Cultural & Theme Tours

kuelap North Peru Great Experience

Our service to kuelap starts every day at 7:00 am we will organize any change in the travel program to guaranty the success in all our services, Our guests will enjoy included: breackfast, lunch, confortable transport service, an English speaker tour guide, entrance tickets although you will need to carry your pasport or a copy, a bottle of water, sun protection, rain jacket.the company doesn't provide traveler medical ensurance, please be responsable and contract one from your home.7:00 am  Departure Time8:00 am  Breackfast9:00 am Cable Car service 20'10:00 am guided Service to Kuelap A.S.14:00 pm Cable Car service15:00 pm Lunch16:00 pm  Departure Time17:00 pm  Approx Arrival

$36 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Gocta Waterfall - Amazonas Perú

We visit the waterfall every day and we know how to provide the best service. • 7:30 AM Traditional breakfast • 8:10 AM Departure by bus (reclining seats, 1 hour of travel) • 9:30 AM Start of the trek (5.5 km route, guided, renting horses up to km 3.3 • 12:15 AM Sighting of the cataract from the base • 12:30 PM Picnic • 13:00 PM Return to the community of Cocachimba • 15:00 PM Approximate arrival to the community of Cocachimba • 15:20 PM Lunch • 16:00 PM Return item • 17:00 PM Farewell at destination hotel and organization for the next day To visit it is recommended the use of comfortable slippers with grip templates that allow safe walking on rocks, clay and grass in different levels and conditions, the use of sunscreen a hat or cap, sunglasses, light rain jacket, shorts , long sleeve polo shirts, repellent, the height is 1700 meters, jungle brow.

$82 Outdoor Activities

Mendoza Eco Experience

Mendoza is a unique ecotourism destination in Peru that satisfies each and every visitor. To visit Mendoza we will take a car/bus 52 miles (83 km) from chachapoyas.  The landscape is breathtaking and varied, and includes a 15-minute stop in front of the beautiful forest of 10 thousand hectares of palm trees. Due to the distance, for a Full Day tour we recommend spending the night in Mendoza at Calzada Lodge to start our adventure with renewed energy.6:30 Departure by bus (reclining seats, 1 hour)8:30 Traditional breakfast9:00 Transfer to the palm forest of Ocol (10 minutes)9:15 Explanation of the communal conservation area, Ocol palm forest.9:30 Transfer to the natural scenic viewpoint of Rodríguez de Mendoza (50 minutes)10:20 Explanation of the province of Rodríguez de Mendoza10:40 Visit to a private collection of butterflies11:10 Visit to the Monteverde coffee farm, winner of the Café Gourmet 2017, Expocafé 201712:00 Transfer to Fundo Calzada, horse show.12:30 Lunch time1:40 PM Transfer to the caverns (20 minutes)14:10 Guided tour in cavern15:20 Transfer to the sulfur baths of Tocuya (15 minutes)15:30 Free recreation in mineral springs16:30 Meeting for departure16:45 Bus departure19:15 Arrival in Chachapoyas and coordination for the next day

$60 Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour of the Port of Callao and fort Real Felipe

The visit to the Real Felipe is done in approximately 1 hour and a half, by the places of the circuit of scheduled visit, which is done with guides of the own institution. It is considered a rest of 10 to 15 minutes. In fact, if one wishes to know the whole museum in detail, it may take a couple of full days. The museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 AM to 2 PM.This the Real Felipe a base of the Peruvian Army is for this reason that the guides will be of the same museum, after visiting the fort we will visit a beautiful coastal district called the Punta, from there we will be able to see the San Lorenzo islands and we will be able to take very Beautiful photos, and on the way back we will pass through the central part of the callao to see beautiful streets and old mansions and beautiful murals made by young artists, we are sure that this walk you will enjoy it, we will include the tickets, transfers and the guide.

$32.50 Cultural & Theme Tours

Inca's Bath Half-Day Tour from Cajamarca

The "Baños del Inca" are a set of natural hot springs located at 6 km from the city of Cajamarca at 2667 meters above sea level. This historical complex has several gardens and hot pools where the average temperature is around 70ºC (158ºF). According to tradition, the Inca Atahualpa was in the habit of relaxing in its waters, to regain strength before undertaking new conquest. Along the colonial time and the first decades of the Peruvian republican period; the Inca Baths were an important recreational place for the people of the region.It is believed that these hot mineral springs possess therapeutic properties for the treatment of bone and nervous system disorders. As an optional experience discover the natural healing power of these hot springs that will help you to reduce muscle fatigue caused by physical exertion. After this visit, transfer back to the hotel.

$2499 National Geographic Journeys

Explore Northern Peru

Venture off the beaten path to discover ancient vestiges of north Peruvian cultures. Explore fortified cities that were once bustling hubs of early civilizations; peruse museums brimming with archaeological treasures; visit burial tombs used by pre-Inca cultures; and encounter the ruins of Chan Chan, abandoned by the Chimu people in 1470. See a side of Peru that few travellers experience, and gain a greater understanding for the country's ancient past.

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