OR BIRDS TRUJILLO MORE KNOWN AS THE LAND OF Moche and Chimu
- Department: La Libertad
- Province: Trujillo
- Location: 8 ° 6’43 ” S 79 ° 1’44 ” W
- Latitude: 08 º 06 ‘ 43.20s
- Longitude: 79 º 01 ‘ 43.68s
- Altitude: 34 m
- Distance: 557.2 km lime
- 206.15 km to Chiclayo
- Piura 415.65 k
- Area 1199.85 km ²
- Foundation March 5, 1535
- Population 904,296 inhabitants
- Density inhabitants 670.33 km ²
PLAZA MAYOR OF TRUJILLO:
It is a most important country’s largest plazas country plaza. It is surrounded by beautiful colonial houses ” and at its center , the Liberty Memorial sculptureon – the German couple is Edmund Müller .
Citywide , we Iglesias ‘ with art and history. Trujillo Cathedral was built in 1666 and still contains valuable works of art, including paintings and sculptures Cusco . In the Church of the Company , also located around the Plaza de Armas, the bouquet will find paintings of Diego de la Puente.
The find around . Of the Plaza de Armas . One of the main houses is La Casa Bracamonte , merging the Republican colonial era. The Calonge or Urquiaga House , headquarters of the Banco Central de Reserva , is neoclassical and adapted as ; museum, where pieces of gold from the Chimu culture and furniture of the colonial times shown and can also walk along the square ‘s Recreo in block 9 Jr. Pizarro. A house impossible to ignore is Iturregui Palace , located at 688 Slate , open from 9am to 19pm Sunday , . Built in neoclassical style, has beautiful windows with bars, columns ‘ inside and gold moldings on the ceilings. archeology
‘s Located 3 km northwest of Trujillo, between this city and Chan Chan . It is associated with Chimó culture and was linked to Chan Chan . The building has a rectangular base and two platforms with central ramps. Its walls are decorated with reliefs of zoomorphic and geometric motifs . The vans that go to the Huaca Esmeralda Trujillo to leave from time to time. Admission is included in the payment of income to Chan Chan .
El Brujo , ARCHAEOLOGICAL COMPLEX NORTH OF TRUJILLO.
It located in the Moche valley , 5 km northwest of Trujillo and 10 minutes by car , is the largest mud city in pre-Hispanic America and was the capital of the kingdom of chimó . Its massive walls are decorated with geometric figures, stylized animals and mythological creatures as seabirds, fish , etc. . The tour of the archaeological site is complemented by a visit to the museum, where Major parts Chimó culture exhibits . With your . Entrance to Chan Chan , you can also enter the Huaca Esmeralda and Huaca Arco Iris .
HUACA DRAGON OR RAINBOW:
Located in the town of La Esperanza , 4 km to ! northwest of Trujillo and 10 minutes by car approximately , Huaca El Dragon is a large adobe pyramid because its construction would have been on the end of the Wari and Tiahuanaco to Top Chimó culture. It is the best preserved ceremonial center of the Chimu culture . It friezes with marine and human figures , with a two-headed snake represents the Iris arc. The entry fee is included in that of Chan Chan .
HUACA HUACA SUN AND MOON:
Located 10 km southwest of Trujillo and 15 minutes drive from the city , the Huaca del Sol functioned as the political and administrative center , and Huaca . Moon , located in front of the Sun, as the most Important ceremonial center. Currently you can only visit the Huaca de la Luna. The entrance fee is included in that of Chan Chan , but if you have not visited the Citadel Barro, can also visit these temple mounds only for the same price and guide included from Monday to Sunday between 9am and 16h .
ARCHAEOLOGICAL COMPLEX THE WIZARD:
Located in the Chicama Valley , in the district of Magdalena de Cao, 60 km north of Trujillo and hour and a half by car , the resort consists of three buildings which are: Huaca Prieta , Huaca Cao and Huaca Cortada . Projecting a large adobe pyramid thirty feet high , which is said was a wall of sacrifice, whose walls can be seen Moche Iconography . The most famous image is the “Executioner of Heads” , one of the most important planks and which can also be seen in Moche ceramics . We recommend making your visit in the morning so you have time to visit the entire complex and the museum site Beaches of freedom
Located 13 km northwest of Trujillo and 15 minutes by car , it is a peaceful place with a warm and sunny climate , a picturesque boardwalk and a beautiful ocean view. He is well known for its handmade boats from the Mochica , called ” little reed horses ” . Is an attractive location for backpackers who are on their way north or south , and has a great selection of hotels and restaurants. You can eat fish, but also chicken, steak , pizza, Piura , jungle , Mexican food , sandwiches, juices , tamales and chicken stock in the market .
Pacasmayo is a beautiful resort and port located 95 km north of Trujillo. His most famous beach is El Faro, recognized by surfers from several countries because of its waves. There have been many championships board and body board . You can also go windsurfing. Highlights include the dock port, which is one of the longest in the country, and the Grace house dating from 1850. In Pacasmayo, you can also enjoy other excursions like going to San Pedro de Lloc , Cañoncillo forest , and even archaeological sites like Pakatnamu
Located on top of a house , two blocks from the Plaza de Armas of Trujillo. It was created at the initiative of the painter Gerardo Chavez, who formed a magnificent collection for many years. There toys worldwide and Peruvian prehispanic period shown. On the first floor , find the coffee bar My Little Paris , are decorated with pictures of Peruvian and Latin American artists. If you’re there , be sure to ask for a maceration of guindones mistela worthy tested.
SURF IN HUANCHACO:
IF you like running waves, Huanchaco is a good beach and hosting international championships. You can rent your equipment for surfing from S / . 20 to S / . 30 per day (includes board and wet suit) . Local equipment rental and surfing lessons abound front of the boardwalk , before and after the spring .
Reed horses . The totora horse is the biggest attraction of Huanchaco , and its use has survived throughout history since the time of the Moche and Chimu to this day. Considered as a precedent for the surfboard, the locals use for fishing.
YOU WILL NOT COUNT . & Spa Port Pacasmayo
Houses in his interesting ‘ unimaginable territory attractions for the traveler and a warm climate that will make your stay even more pleasant . Here you can breathe the fresh air of a large valley full of rice fields and stroll through picturesque villages full of history and archeology or just enjoy upa . Relaxing afternoon by the sea. Among its main attractions are the cathedral in San Pedro de Lloc , mounts and other rigs are manufactured to ride horses pass .
SAN PEDRO DE LLOC:
Pacasmayo is the capital and is located in the foothills Pacasmayo . Formerly it was known as the fishing village of Lloc , named in honor of its founder . Subsequently after ‘the Spanish conquest
It acquired its current name cathedral , dating from the seventeenth century, has a rococo altarpiece , where the main figure is San Pedro de Lloc . In the surroundings , you can see valleys , deserts , dunes and hills as well . As beautiful ponds. It has a warm and dry climate. Its streets are laid out from south to . Reman north to style. Oe this people come from . Sampedranos pellones as mounts evenly among others Paso horse riding
Cañoncillo Forest . Pe This located in the complex of the same name on the left bank of the river Jequetepeque , is named for the presence of the imposing hill Cañoncillo also owns forest Locusts, Archaeological areas and lakes is suitable for ecotourism and for adventure sports such as dunes and wealthy
AREA OF PAKATMANU ARQUEOLICA:
‘s A mud city style chanchan Pacasmayo 14 km in the territory of felt the presence of the Moche and Chimu this ceremonial , political and military administrative center has over fifty pyramids and housing assembly and corridors and spaces can be seen walls with painted reliefs