Chachapoyas, Mystery in the Mists

chachapoyas, mistery

CODE: 5141220002

Chachapoyas, Mystery in the Mists (04 days / 03 nights)

The city of Chiclayo is this program’s departure point, travelling by day on a bus, to the city of Chachapoyas and returning by the same route presents two of Amazonas´ main cultural and natural attractions: The Fortress of Kuélap; a majestic architectural work built by the Chachapoyas, on top of a high mountain.

It is the mountainous jungle’s most imposing monumental complex, and it is surrounded by cliffs and precipices on three of its four sides. Inside walls of more than 20 meters high, it shelters 505 living quarters, the majority of which are of circular layout.

In this program, we will visit the famous and impressive Cataract of Gocta; the fourth highest in the world, which is surrounded by exuberant nature, and during the journey, we’ll appreciate La Pitaya`s Petroglyphs, as well as the Archaeological Complex of Macro.

PROGRAM: Chachapoyas, Mystery in the Mists

DAY 01 Private Service Transfer Chiclayo / Chachapoyas

  • 8:00 a.m.: Departure from Chiclayo, to the city of Chachapoyas, in a private vehicle and box lunch on the way
  • 5:00 p.m.: Arrival in the city of Chachapoyas and transfer to the hotel.
DAY 02 Pitaya`s Petroglyphs and Cataract
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Transfer to the village of Cocachimba
  • Guided visit to La Pitaya’s Petroglyphs
  • Hike from Cocachimba to Gocta’s Cataract
  • Observation of flora and fauna, in the cloud forest
  • Lunch in the area
  • Return to the city of Chachapoyas and transfer to the hotel
  • Dinner on your own account.
DAY 03 Archaeological of Macro / Fortress of Kuélap
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • 8:00 a.m.: Guided excursion to the Archaeological Complex of Macro
  • Going by the picturesque villages of Tingo Nuevo, Choctamal and María
  • Guided Excursion to the Fortress of Kuélap
  • Lunch in the area
  • Return to the city of Chachapoyas and transfer to the hotel
  • Dinner on your own account.
DAY 04 Transfer Chachapoyas / Chiclayo
  • 8:00 a.m.: Departure from Chachapoyas, heading to the city of Chiclayo , box lunch on the way
  • 6:00 p.m.: Arrival in the city of Chiclayo and transfer to the hotel or airport.


  • Transfer in a private vehicle, on the Chiclayo – Chachapoyas – Chiclayo route
  • Transfers in a fully equipped, private service vehicle
  • Bilingual official tour guide
  • Tour to La Pitaya’s Petroglyphs and Gocta’s Cataract
  • Tour to Macro’s Archaeological Complex and the Fortress of Kuélap
  • 03 nights accommodation in Chachapoyas
  • 03 breakfasts, 02 lunches and 02 box lunches
  • Entrance fees to the places to visit
  • Maps, brochures and souvenir
  • Support with communication logistics.

Does Not Include:

  • VAT tax (19% - Only for Peruvians)
  • National and international flight tickets
  • Airport taxes (TUAA) USD $ 06.05, to get on national flights and USD $ 30.25, to get on international flights
  • Any food, drinks or other expenses not programmed (Alcoholic drinks, snacks, phone calls, laundry shop, tips, etc.)
  • Services not established in the program
  • Additional nights due to flight cancellations or suspension of other services, for reasons beyond the company’s control.


Class Car Van
from from
Standard 739 323
Budget 720 305

(Minimum 02 participants)


From USD $ 305pp


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