Kuelap is located in the upper from Valley ofUtcubamba River, near the village of Kuelap, in the district of Tingo, Luya Province, Amazonas Department (Peru), at 3000 metersbove sea level. It is to 35 kilometers, south of the modern city of Chachapoyas. Kuelap'sfounders began their construction during the Late Intermediate Period (1100-1450 A.D.) and they were in operation during this period and the next one, Late Horizon.
DAY 1: Chiclayo- Chachapoyas
Arrival in the city of Chiclayo. Meeting in the right place of the Chiclayo city to get on the private transport towards theChachapoyascity. (9 hours’ drive approximately). Arrival at 17:30 Hrs.,and transfer to your chosen accommodation.
DAY2: Petroglyphs of thePitaya y Gocta Waterfalls.
7:00 Hrs. continental breakfast on indicated time, we will transfer to our vehicle toward the Cocachimbavillage, a distance of one hour and 45 minutes from Chachapoyas, on the way, we will stop to watch the Pitaya petroglyphs, rock art in high relief, more 3,000-year-old,they can be seen a total of 30 representations of flora, fauna and hunting scenes, minutes later, we will arrive at the Cocachimbatown from there, we will begin a walking for three hours until Gocta Waterfalls (711 meters high) the Fourth world's highest Waterfall after the Angel in Venezuela and Tugela Falls in South Africa,Yumbillla also in the Amazonas Department (still difficult to access). We'll watch the flora and fauna typicallyat the cloud forest, lunch and return to the hotel in Chachapoyas.
DAY 3: Kuelap Fortress - Chiclayo
7:30 Hrs. Continental Breakfast and departure to the Fortress of Kuelap.
Most impressive tourist attraction from all over the Peruvian North eastern.Located 3,000 m.a.s.l. it is the city of Chachapoyas,the best preserved of the entire region and although its architecture is more rustic than the Incas’Fortress, it acquires special value because ofdecoratedgeometric of reliefs that hold the exterior walls. These two gigantic artificial platformsare superposed that form a 600 meter oval area. Long fullyenclosedbywalls of 8 meters. High.Fortress almost impenetrable if one considers that only three entrances are narrow and lead by a passage forhugeside walls. At the southern side,stood out a circular building called “the Inkwell”, it is characterized by an inverted cone shape, also seen in the fortress that occupies the "Upper Town" aperimeter wall of 11.5 meters.
Height among other singular constructions "The Castle and the Tower" from here you will get a panoramic view of incomparable beauty. Box lunch. Return to your accommodation in Chachapoyas. In opportune time transfer to Terrestrial station to board the bus bound for the Chiclayo city. Arrival at 04:30 Hrs., the next day.
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2 nights in Chachapoyas.
2Two breakfasts, two lunches.
Excursions and tours in shared service.
Tickets to the tourist attraction.
Constant and personal guidance.