Full Day Small Group Tour of Caral Temple from Lima

Full Day Small Group Tour of Caral Temple from Lima
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$165.4
Duration: 13 hours
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Caral is an archeological Center composed of huge pyramids that were built more than 4500 years ago. Enjoy a full day exploring this ancient city, in a small guided tour, whose antiquity is only comparable to the first civilizations that originated on the planet, such as Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, China and Mesoamerica. In this tour see a group of buildings such as towering pyramids, the square sunken circular, a wonderful architectural complex that served as the amphitheater, mass public assembly spaces and numerous houses built around the city.

From your hotel in Lima, you will be picked up around 06:30am and be transferred in the direction of the lost city of Caral north from Lima. The drive from Lima to the Caral Temple takes 3.5 hours and is on an asphalted road but also on a dirt road. Once at Caral begin a walking tour accompanied by a local guide. During the visit, get to know the area called sacred fire altar, a small temple in which fire was found, pieces of charcoal, matte, bones, seeds and quartz. Thereafter visit the Temple of the Amphitheatre, where sits a square sunken circular ceremonial, where it was believed that the men of Caral performed their religious ceremonies. Get to know the Great Pyramid, a large and imposing building on a dominant position within the urban area of Caral. From there arrive at the Pyramid of the Huanca. Finally, return to the city of Lima around 7:30pm.

Caral is an archeological Center composed of huge pyramids that were built more than 4500 years ago. Enjoy a full day exploring this ancient city, in a small guided tour, whose antiquity is only comparable to the first civilizations that originated on the planet, such as Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, China and Mesoamerica. In this tour see a group of buildings such as towering pyramids, the square sunken circular, a wonderful architectural complex that served as the amphitheater, mass public assembly spaces and numerous houses built around the city.