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Int’l: 001-407-583-6786

E-mail: kuelap@msn.com

chachapoyastours.amazonas@gmail.com

PERU:
Cell Phone 51-941963327

 

   
 

TARAPOTO-KARAJIA-PINCHOURCO-KUELAP-GOCTA-CHICLAYO

Day 1 Tarapoto – Chachapoyas
Airport picks up service in Tarapoto and private transportation to Chachapoyas (eight hours approximately) We will see beautiful panoramas on our trip to Chachapoyas town. We will spend the night in Chachapoyas. (L)

Day 2 Chachapoyas-Karajia-Pinchourco-Chachapoyas
Transfer to Cruz Pata (2.5 hours approx). We will go to the 8-foot high funeral sarcophagus of Karajia (also known by the local as Purunmachus, quechua word that means: purun= wild and machu=old) located on a mountain cliff at about 2,600m (20 minutes downhill hike) and continue with the route of the condors where you can observe from the road more than 20 newly discovered sarcophagi. Night in Chachapoyas. (B, L)


Day 3 Chachapoyas-Kuelap-Chachapoyas
After breakfast we will travel by car for 3 hours aprox. from Chachapoyas to Kuelap. The fortress of Kuelap , associated with the Chachapoyas culture, consists of massive exterior stone walls containing more than four hundred buildings inside 3 levels of walls and is the largest stone structure in the Americas. Orchids and bromeliads cover the walls and trees inside this fortress. Kuelap is precariously perched on a mountain ridge at about 3000m, the structure overlooks the Utcubamba Valley in northern Peru, is roughly 600 meters in length and 110 meters in width. The 20m high fortress walls are impressive with an entrance that is trapezoidal and narrows rapidly (as a defense). Inside there are the remains of many small round houses, some with a zigzag or diamond pattern in their terraces. Archaeological evidence shows that the structure was started before 800 AD. Night in Chachapoyas. (B,L)


Day 4 Chachapoyas-Gocta-Cocachimba
Three hours hike or horseback (one way) to Gocta waterfall. The measured height of 771 meters. As a result of an expedition lead by Stefan Ziemendorff and Telesforo Santillan (local guide) in March 2006, Gocta waterfall made the international news testifying the remoteness and unfolding discoveries of America’s newly accessible and most pristine ecological and archeological destination. During the hike you will be able to observe variety of hummingbirds, birds, flowers, maybe toucans, monkeys and other species from the region.  Night in Gocta Lodge overlooking the waterfall.  (B, L).

Day 5 Chachapoyas-Chiclayo (or Tarapoto)
Early departure to Tarapoto and transfer to airport for your evening flight to Lima. (B, BL)

RATES:
2 paxes USD 1,423 p.p
4 paxes or more USD 1,377 p.p

THE TOUR INCLUDES:
All entrance fees
Transfers to airport or bus station
Meals where noted in the program 
All transportation specified in the program
Transfer between cities
Hotels specified in the program
Bilingual guide 

NOT INCLUDED:
Alcoholic beverages
Horses
Airport taxes
Internal flights (we can provide upon request)
Gratuities

Contact us:
kuelap@msn.com
chachapoyastours.amazonas@gmail.com

   
 
 
Updated 2, 2014