Tour on the road of Waris and Incas|
3 days / 2 nights Difficulty: 1/3
Ayacucho Ayacucho Vilcashuaman
Tour on the road of Waris and Incas
Capital of the Huamanga province
Ayacucho means, in Quechua “city of blood”. It was the capital of the last pre-Inca empire.
The city is located at 2761 meters of altitude. You can arrive at Ayacucho by plane in 1 hour from Lima or in 12 hours by bus from Cusco.
It's a place where the climate is very pleasant and dry all year long. Nevertheless, some rain can be present from December to March. Don’t forget adapted clothes according to the period of your trip.
During this trip of 3 days and 2 nights, you can discover this city not very famous but which has a lot of touristic attractions.
You will discover a population where all the social classes speak Quechua, a city with a lot of Colonial Houses, remains of old culture and a rich musical folklore.
Ayacucho is famous by its religious celebrations and as the city of the 37 churches.
Come to discover this touristic trip!
Day 1 : City Tours
The first day will allow you to discover the city of Ayacucho. During this City Tour, you can see the historic museum, the artisanal market of Santa Ana, the Santa Teresa temple, the touristic mirador, the cathedral and houses of the colonial era.
The tour will begin at the 3:00 PM and finish at the 6:30 PM.
Day 2 : Wari - Pampa de Ayacucho - Quinua
The second day, you will visit Wari, the Andean imperial capital, including the museum, the Mayor temple and the Barrio of Monjachayoocc. After that, we will go to the village of Quinua, at 1 km, to see the potteries. To finish, you will discover the historic sanctuary of the Pampa de Ayacucho where happened the Ayacucho battle for the independence of Peru and South America.
The departure will be at 9:30 AM and the return at 3:00 PM.
Day 3 : Vilcashuaman
The last day is reserved for the visit of the Vilcashuaman city:
You will see :
- The Pachacuteq place
- The only ceremonial centre El Ushnu
- The Inca Palace
- The Sun and Moon temples where was built a colonial temple
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