Operates: From Tuesday to Sunday. Meeting place: Pick up from the hotel. Attractions to visit: Pachacacamac Oracle and Gold Museum.
It is one of the largest and most important archaeological sites in Peru, it is located on the right bank of Lurín Valley, very close to the river of the same name, and close to the Pacific Ocean . Pachacamac is an architectural complex with many buildings that were built at different times, from the first years of our era to the 16th century, usisng as an oracle, leaving a deep mark that continues to this day.
GOLD MUSEUM OF PERU
Important museum, where the manifestations of Pre-Hispanic Peruvian art are shown, presenting the greatest technological advances that were developed by man in Peru since primitive times, made of noble metals such as gold, silver and copper, as well as textiles, ceramics and wood , from the cultures of northern Peru, such as Mochica, Chimú, Lambayeque, Frías, Vicus, among others.
Weaponry of the World
Since the beginning of history; man used defense weapons, whether made of stone, bone, wood and metal sticks, later weapons appear, which seem to be works of art and synonymous with rank, different materials were used including gold, silver, alloys, stones semi precious, mother of pearl, enamels, ivory, among others. In the museum we will also observe uniforms of illustrious figures such as Simón Bolívar, Francisco Franco, Augusto Pinochet and José de la Riva Aguero and pieces of beauty such as Napoleón Bonaparte’s La Quintrala Mount, Simón Bolívar’s chess and Francisco Pizarro’s sword.
Itinerary: AM Pick up from hotels in Lima (Barranco, Miraflores, San Isidro, Lince), consult other districts. -Transfer to Pachacamac Sanctuary, located at Km 31 of the South Pan-American Highway -At our arrival, we will begin our guided visit to the sanctuary of Pachacamac god, creator of the universe for the ancient Andean people. The tour includes pyramidal temples, pyramids and palaces, among them the most important the Temple of the Sun, where we will ascend to the top through a ramp we will enjoy a beautiful view of the Lurín Valley and the Pacific Ocean. We will cross the square of the pilgrims, temple of Pachacamac, the “Acllahuasi” or palace of the virgins of the sun. PM In the site museum we can appreciate remains of ceramics, textiles and wood carvings, the latter representing the god Pachacamac considered sacred and mystical. PM Buffet Lunch in SURCO VIEJO VIEJO (drinks are not included).
PM We will board our transportation to the Gold Museum of Peru and Weapons of the World, this museum keeps a private collection of Mr. Miguel Mujica Gallo, today managed by the family group. PM To understand and make a pleasant visit, it will be done as follows:
1st collection: WEAPONRY OF THE WORLD; It has a valuable collection of ancient and modern weapons considered one of the best of its kind in all over the world with 20,000 pieces from different times and countries, one of a kind, and others that belonged to great figures in history such as the two swords that they belonged to the conqueror of Peru, Francisco Pizarro. Other property weapons such as Miguel Grau, Francisco Bolognesi, Napoleon, the Russian Czars Alexander I and Nicolás II, Simón Bolívar, Egyptian knives, samurai armor, saddles, European armor and military uniforms.
2nd collection: PRE INCAS CULTURES; Gold pieces from various cultures, some over 3000 years old, one of the most spectacular pieces is the “Golden Tumi ”, the funerary masks of Lambayeque culture. Incalculable goldsmith objects and jewels are exhibited worked in gold, silver and precious stones, textiles and ceramics, as well as original mummies and offering heads, formerly known as “trophy heads.” PM Time to visit shops and buy souvenirs from your visit. PM Transfer to the hotel. End of our service.
Our visit includes:
• Pick up from your hotel (Barranco, Miraflores, San Isidro, Lince), consult other districts. • Private transportation • Entrance ticket to the Archaeological Sanctuary of Pachacamac • Entrance ticket to the Gold Museum of Peru and Weapons of the World. • Buffet lunch (drinks are not included). • Official Tour Guide – Accredited by MINCETUR. • Permanent advice. • First aid kit.
Does not include:
• Tips to the Tour Guide. • What is not mentioned in this program OUR VISIT INCLUDES.
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