The Sacred Citadel of Pachacamac tour | Dos Manos


The Sacred Citadel of Pachacamac

Description

The Sacred Citadel of Pachacamac Our guided tour of Pachacamac presents the pyramidal temples and enclosures built by various Pre-Columbian cultures including the Incas. We visit the temples to the Sun god and of the Virgins of the Sun (Acllahuasi). The site museum holds the idol of the god Pachacamac. This place is considered sacred and part of the mystical axis of the world.

The tour includes a trip through the streets of Barranco, a charming part of Lima with colonial architecture as well as a visit to the famous Bridge of the Sighs, the beaches of Costa Verde, the Ecological Reserve of the Villa of the Marshes and spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, crossing the southern route of the Panamerican highway.

Itinerary

Our guided tour of Pachacamac presents the pyramidal temples and enclosures built by various Pre-Columbian cultures including the Incas. We visit the temples to the Sun god and of the Virgins of the Sun (Acllahuasi). The site museum holds the idol of the god Pachacamac. This place is considered sacred and part of the mystical axis of the world.

The trip includes the streets of Barranco, a traditional town and it's Bridge of the Sighs, the beaches of Costa Verde, the Ecological Reserve of the Villa of the Marshes and spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, crossing the southern route of the Panamerican highway.

Departs: Between 09.00 - 09.45 am / 02.00 - 02.45 pm from your hotel or other place in the city center (Monday closed, Sunday afternoon tour starts earlier)

Returns: Around 01.30 pm for the morning tour / 06.30 pm in the case of the afternoon tour

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Practical Information

Duration: Half day morning or afternoon
Daily Departures all year round
Price: Contact us
Others: Please note that all itineraries are subject to change.

Bring With You
  • Day Pack
  • Good Shoes
  • Rain Jacket or a Poncho
  • Hat or Cap to protect you from the sun or the cold
  • Sun Block
  • Water and Snacks
  • Camera
Included
  • Professional bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
  • Transport
  • Entrances to visited sites
Not Included
  • Tips for guide


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