3 days / 2 nights Difficulty: 1/3
Chachapoyas Chachapoyas Chachapoyas
Duration : 3 days/ 2 nights
How go to the Chachapoyas city ?
From Lima : 24 hours of bus
From Cajamarca : 7h30 of bus (private vehicle possible)
From Chiclayo : 10 hours with a private vehicle
From Tarapoto : 6 hours with a private vehicle
This program will allow you to visit almost all of the Chachapoyas city, in the north of Peru and capital of the Amazona region. The city is located a 1847 meters of altitud.
This trip is ideal for the persons who want a complete overview of the city and its surroundings, all in a limited time.
Day 1 : Chachapoyas - Kuelap - Chachapoyas
We will come to search you at your hotel and we will go from Chachapoyas at 8:00 AM. We will go to the Kuelap Fortress (2h30 of ride), symbolic arqueological site of the Chachapoya culture. You can observe 2 embankment superposed and one of the walls 530 meters of length and 20 meters of height. Inside, you will find 430 structures places on different levels.
At the end of the visit of 2h30, return at Chachapoyas and night at the hotel (free meals).
Day 2 : Chachapoyas - Gocta - Chachapoyas
We will go to the Gocta cataract (one hour of ride) which was the third highest waterfall in the world with 771 meters of altitude. You can observe an amazing diversity of flora (palm tree, huge ferns or orchids) and a fauna with the budgerigars or the monkeys. We will walk 4 hours round trip.
At the end of the visit, return to Chachapoyas and night in the hotel.
Day 2 : Chachapoyas - Karajia - Chachapoyas
For the third and the last day, we will go to the village of Cruzpata where you can admire landscapes dominated by bushes, eucalyptus trees or alders. We will walk during 30 minutes to arrive at the sarcophagus of Karajia, that we will visit.
Free meals and go back to Chachapoya.
End of the trip.
Option: Between 7:00 PM and 8:00 PM, bus to Chiclayo or Trujillo according to the company. Contact us if you want to have the tickets.
You can replace one of the days or prolong your trip with the visit of Revash mausoleums and the Laymebamba museum.
SERVICES INCLUDED :
SERVICES NON-INCLUDED :
To go at Gocta, you can take a horse (20 USD in supplement)
Puma Urco ** :
Simple : 30 USD/night
Twice : 40 USD/night
La Xalca *** :
Simple : 50 USD/night
Twice : 60 USD/night