Trujillo -Chan chan & Palaces

The largest Mud Brick City in America

5 Hours ( Half Day)

FROM $/. 80.OO

Trip Type

Pre Inca Sites

Activity Level



Take a View about chimu society and its activities and get a surprise about its brillant advance technologies Walking  in one of the 10 palaces…

Travel through time to the north of peru and discover the great city of chan chan and walk through its streets and palaces

chan chan was mainly capital of chimu society  which was very well organize with streets, avenues, corridors, patios, and plazas.

Full Day |Treasures & Palaces |

Depature : 09:00 am/3: 00 pm

Chan Chan Site Museum

The Chan Chan Site Museum shows a general idea of ​​the greatness of the city of Chan Chan with its 10 palaces, as well as showing all life and Chimus art in northern Peru.

Walking around Palaces

The city of Chan Chan spanned 20 km² and had a dense urban center of 6 km² which contained extravagant ciudadelas.
Ciudadelasor palaces were large architectural masterpieces which plazas, storerooms, and burial platforms for the royal chimu kings. The splendor of these ciudadelas suggests their association with the royal class mostly build for death.
Also Houses for the midle classes of artisans whose role in the empire was to produce crafts, textiles, gold and silver pieces .

Lunch or free Time on the beach

Huanchaco local fishing village
According to Andrés Tinoco Rondan, an academic researcher at Ricardo Palma University, Huanchaco is the birthplace of the seafood dish ceviche.
In Huanchaco the ceviche is often served with the seaweed called mococho which is taken from the shores of Huanchaco.
Also Huanchaco is wellkown for its famous caballitos de totora means : ancient reed boats still used and preseved for daily fishing activities nowdays.

What is include?

  • Tickets fees
  • Transfers in private vehicle
  • Nice inglish tour guide
  • Personalized Attention
  • Entrance Tickets
  • Water bottle x passenger
  • Pick up from hotel or airport
  • Security protocols

Not Include :

  • Airfare to and from destination
  • Trip cancellation insurance or any other travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Any activity not described in What’s Included
  • Meals on your own
  • Gratuities

What to Expect ?

In keeping with the nature of an expedition, we keep our schedule flexible to take advantage of the unexpected, adapting our course to the conditions and opportunities that arise. Your expedition experience can be tailored to the activity level you choose, whether it’s light or moderate or a little of both. Travelers should be in good health, comfortable walking or standing for extended periods of time, and able to get in and out of expedition landing craft. Daily activities, walking tours, and visits to cultural or historic sites, with options most days for more physical activities such as longer hikes . All departures are family friendly.

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Why Travel with Us?

    • Flexible Booking
    • Cancel  72 Hours of your Tours and all refound money
    • Specialist in Private Experiences in north of Perú
    • Best Itineraries

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