Private Tour: Pachacamac Archaeological Center from Lima (14681P13)
Peru, Lima, Lima
Enjoy a 3-hour private group tour of the archaeological site of Pachacamac, an important ceremonial temple for pre-Hispanic cultures in Peru. View the three ancient pyramids, the Painted Temple, the Temple of the Sun and the Old Temple of Pachacamac, as well numerous buildings and temples dating from 800 to 1450 C.E.
Receive a pickup from your Lima hotel at 10:00am and enjoy a scenic coastal drive to the Pachacamac Temple in an air-conditioned minivan. Venture 19-miles (30 km) south of Lima to this perfectly preserved religious compound to begin your historical excursion.
Once you reach this Pre-Columbian site, youll explore its numerous architectural landmarks. Undoubtedly the compounds most striking features are the Temples of the Sun and the Moon. Admire the buildings 50 million sun-dried bricks and marvel at their colorful murals as your guide provides enriching historical explanations. Listen as your guide also tells tales of the Moche and Huari cultures, providing insightful information discovered during recent site excavations.
At the conclusion of your tour, return to the minivan and relax during your journey back to Lima, where youll receive a drop-off at your hotel.