Pachacamac tour offers a trip to the most important ceremonial center of the Inca culture. the Temple of Pachacamac. This guided visit will give you a better insight into the culture of the Incas and pre-Incas peoples who lived in this area. We will also visit Huaca Pucllana, a pre-Inca pyramid.
DESTINATIONLima - Peru
GROUP SIZE2 - 12
At around 9:15 am or 2:15 pm we will pick you at your hotel, go to our bus and start the tour of the amazing Pachacamac site; we will visit the following attractions:
Ancestral Shrines. Our excursion begins with a panoramic view of the Pucllana Pyramid, built in the 4th century A.D., and considered a sacred place by the Incas.
Pachacamac Oracle. We will then have a professionally guided tour of the splendid and large archaeological site of Pachacamac, also known as the Temple of the Deity. The Andean civilizations believed that Pachacamac was the God creator of the universe.
The citadel consists of temples, pyramids and palaces, such as the Temple of the Sun, the Temple of Pachacamac, and the Acllahuasi or Palace of the Virgins, among others. The whole area was considered holy and part of the world’s mystical axis.
Barranco. Our tour includes a visit to the bohemian Lima district of Barranco, where we will see places such as the Puente de los Suspiros (Sighs Bridge), El Salto del Fraile (Friar’s Cliff) and Los Pantanos de Villa (Lima’s ecological reserve) and enjoy some spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
The tour lasts about 3 and a half hours and finishes with the transfer back to your hotel in Lima.