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Caral The Oldest city in America day trip provided by Into Peru

Caral The Oldest city in America day trip

Caral The Oldest city in America day trip
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Visit beautiful Caral, the oldest city in America! A hidden treasure only a few hours away from Lima city. This  city was developed simultaneously with the ancient cultures of mesopotamia and Egypt about 5000 years ago. Caral was a civilisation that existed much earlier than the Incas. This stunning heritage site can be found in the north of Lima. It;'s monumental architecture and history make this place so unique.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English, Spanish
What to expect
  • Hotel pick up: 6:30 am  Caral city was developed simultaneously with the ancient cultures of mesopotamia and Egypt about 5000 years ago. Caral was a civilisation that existed much earlier than the Incas. This stunning heritage site can be found in the north of Lima. It's monumental architecture and history make this place so unique.  Caral is one of the most impressive ruins int he country and it is very easy to visit from Lima as it is just a few hours away. 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. The 5000-year-old 626-hectare archaeological site of The Sacred City of Caral - Supe is situated on a dry desert terrace overlooking the green valley of the Supe river. It dates back to the Late Archaic Period of the Central Andes and is the oldest centre of civilization in the Americas. Exceptionally well-preserved, the site is impressive in terms of its design and the complexity of its architectural, especially its monumental stone and earthen platform mounts and sunken circular courts. This is one of Latin America’s foremost historical attractions, the Ancient city of Caral should not be missed while visiting Peru.  6:30 pm: Hotel drop-off
Know before you go
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
  • Hotel pick up: 6:30 am  Caral city was developed simultaneously with the ancient cultures of mesopotamia and Egypt about 5000 years ago. Caral was a civilisation that existed much earlier than the Incas. This stunning heritage site can be found in the north of Lima. It's monumental architecture and history make this place so unique.  Caral is one of the most impressive ruins int he country and it is very easy to visit from Lima as it is just a few hours away. 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. The 5000-year-old 626-hectare archaeological site of The Sacred City of Caral - Supe is situated on a dry desert terrace overlooking the green valley of the Supe river. It dates back to the Late Archaic Period of the Central Andes and is the oldest centre of civilization in the Americas. Exceptionally well-preserved, the site is impressive in terms of its design and the complexity of its architectural, especially its monumental stone and earthen platform mounts and sunken circular courts. This is one of Latin America’s foremost historical attractions, the Ancient city of Caral should not be missed while visiting Peru.  6:30 pm: Hotel drop-off
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Call the number below and use the product code: 88940P7
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Only from hotels located in Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco and Lima Centre)
  • Private transportation
Exclusions
  • Souvenirs
Duration
24h
Departure details
  • Location Name: We will pick you up from your hotel Return Location: We will drop you off at your hotel
  • Lima Region, Lima Region
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • All our prices included pick up and drop off to your hotel only when it is located in: Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco and Lima centre. If your hotel is located in another area of Lima, there will be an extra fee for the pick-up and drop-off.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travellers
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Only from hotels located in Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco and Lima Centre)
  • Private transportation
Exclusions
  • Souvenirs
Departure details
  • Location Name: We will pick you up from your hotel Return Location: We will drop you off at your hotel
  • Lima Region, Lima Region
Duration
24h
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • All our prices included pick up and drop off to your hotel only when it is located in: Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco and Lima centre. If your hotel is located in another area of Lima, there will be an extra fee for the pick-up and drop-off.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travellers
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