Caral, the oldest civilization in the America's / 1 day tour from Lima

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Come and enjoy this amazing day trip to Caral which is the oldest known civilization in America. Developed simultaneously with the ancient culture of Mesopotamia about 5000 years ago. The archeological site of Caral is among Peru's most impressive ruins. The UNESCO World Heritage listed site covers an area of around 60 hectares in the arid Supe Valley and was first inhabited between 2600 BCE and 2000 BCE.

Although initially discovered back in 1948...
Come and enjoy this amazing day trip to Caral which is the oldest known civilization in America. Developed simultaneously with the ancient culture of Mesopotamia about 5000 years ago. The archeological site of Caral is among Peru's most impressive ruins. The UNESCO World Heritage listed site covers an area of around 60 hectares in the arid Supe Valley and was first inhabited between 2600 BCE and 2000 BCE.

Although initially discovered back in 1948, recent excavations of Caral revealed an elaborate complex of temples, sunken plazas and some of the largest terraced pyramids in the world, leading archeologists to ponder the chance Caral being the fabled Mother City of ancient civilizations
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Caral Peru, Av. Las Lomas de la Molina 327 Km. 184 Panamericana Norte - Valle de Supe., Lima 01 Peru

We depart from Lima around 6:00 hrs and head to Caral which is located in the north of Lima. It takes around 3.5 hours to get to Barranca, a beautiful beach town close to Caral. Once we arrive in Caral, around 10:00 hrs, we get ready to have a guided tour around the site for 2 hours. We learn a lot of interesting history that has been gathered through the 25 years of studies.

After the guided tour we have time to take pictures, buy some souvenirs and even have some snacks before we go to the beach for a lunch in a restaurant which is famous for making delicious food and having original recipes. We have plenty of...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Caral Peru, Av. Las Lomas de la Molina 327 Km. 184 Panamericana Norte - Valle de Supe., Lima 01 Peru

We depart from Lima around 6:00 hrs and head to Caral which is located in the north of Lima. It takes around 3.5 hours to get to Barranca, a beautiful beach town close to Caral. Once we arrive in Caral, around 10:00 hrs, we get ready to have a guided tour around the site for 2 hours. We learn a lot of interesting history that has been gathered through the 25 years of studies.

After the guided tour we have time to take pictures, buy some souvenirs and even have some snacks before we go to the beach for a lunch in a restaurant which is famous for making delicious food and having original recipes. We have plenty of time for lunch and also time to relax at the beach before heading back to Lima. We can optionally stop on the way back to buy some Peruvian fruits.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Barranca, Barranca, Lima Region

Barranco in the name of the region where Caral is located. It also involve a beautiful beach town that we will visit for lunch.

Duration: 2 hours

Important Details

Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Caral Peru
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Experienced guide
  • Snacks
Not Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Airports

  • J Chavez Intl Airport, Lima Peru


6:30 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.