Breakfast at morning in the Hotel depart at 8 am, leaded to the millenarian capital of archaeology of Chavin de Huantar, for this we will start our tour driving to the south side of Huaraz by the paved highway after 25 km we will make our first visit to Recuay Province at 3300 masl from here we will cross the Santa river to left side a typical Andean villages of Huacapampa, continue by unpaved trail with eucalyptus trees passing the sheep herders villages then after some km we will join the paved highway, then drive along the highlands full of pastures and straws, by small valley where we will visit the Querococha lake at 3980 masl, we will make a stop for photo of the beautiful landscape, then continue up to highest pass of Tunel de Cahuish at 4500 masl, important point for hydrographical division where the west side water flows to Pacific ocean and east side water flows to Atlantic Ocean, continue down by the narrow valley in zig-zag way getting the Rio Mosna and continue by the flanks of the river arriving to the Archaeological site of Chavin, the ruins are located next to the modern district of Chavin arrive at 1 pm and immediately place to a restaurant for Lunch until 2 pm and enter to the castle of Chavin on a guided tour which take place for about two hours, inside the ruins you will visit many labyrinth rooms and in one of the main buildings are the Lanzon the Chavin a big stone carved remain of the Pre-Inkas, many places and things to visit and observe, such as Plazas, cavezas clavas main porch and among others, finalizing in the modern museum where is storage the rest of the Chavin Culture, after to finish with guided tour around 4 pm depart for a non-stop drive back to Huaraz for about 3 hours by the same way arriving around 7 pm diret to our Bus Station in Huaraz.
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Airfare is not included in the tour price.
- Official Tour Guide Bilingual
- Touristic Transport modern Minibus.
- Entrance Fees
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M18167 adventure travel company stablished in 1998 in Huaraz, actually operating as local tour operator and final destiantion of your tours destination without intermediating, to keep prices cheap for all your summer vacation travels around Peru. our operation places are mainly Cordillera Blanca and Huayhuash,...
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