We invite you to visit the Hidden Jewel of Ayacucho, discovered in May 2015.
During this trip we will visit the most beautiful place of Ayacucho department such as:
Turquoise and crystalline waters of Millpu; This awesome place is located in district of huancaraylla (Circamarca) The Turquoise Waters is a river that is at approx.. 3590 m. and is between the town center of Circamarca and the District of Huancaraylla
Vilcashuaman Archeological site, it was an important Inca City it was built at the time of the Incas Tupac Yupanqui and Huayna Capac at the beginning of the 15th century, it was one of the most important administrative centers of Tawantinsuyu.
Pampas de Quinua and Wary the historic sanctuary Pampa de Ayacucho, which was the scene of the Battle of Ayacucho, where American freedom is marked.
We can organize this tour on a ‘tailor-made’ private basis for groups of friends, families, clubs, charities or any other group. Depending on your tour experience, with the assistance of local guides.
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How to get to Ayacucho: There two options
• By Bus it takes 10 hours
• By Plane it takes 1 hour
Best Time to Travel:
From May to November
Ayacucho – Peru
Minimum 2 Pers.
Day 1.- Huamanga – Wary and Quinua
The pick-up can be from the Airport or from your hotel (Always prior coordination and confirmation with you )
If you arrive this morning, according your arrival time we will pick you up at the airport then transfer you to your Hotel ( check-in ) you will have 1 hour for breakfast then transfer for one hour to Wary archeological complex your guide will explain about the culture then we continue to Obelisco de la Pampa de Quinua historical sanctuary of the pampa de Ayacucho you will be able to know the place where the battle of Ayacucho was held, a fact that sealed the independence of Peru and America, where is observed the monument of the freedom that represents the 44m high Obelisk.
Finally we will visit the Village of Quinua the old main square then market there we will taste typical dishes. Return to Huamanga - Hotel
Duration: 5 hours
Day 2.- Huamanga – Pumacocha Lagoon – Vilcashuaman 3490m.
After our breakfast we will board our private car then transfer along three hours to Vilcashuaman known as “Sacred Falcon”, during this trip we will make stops in a principal areas to see Puya Raymondi majestic plant then continue to Pumacocha lake o lagoon and community of Manallashaq there you can see Intiwatana or the solar clock the palace of Acclla Wasi, the baths of the Inca. Finally stop in archeological site of Vilcas-Huaman there we will visit the Temple of Sun and Moon, Pachacutec Square and the Inca Pyramid, better known as the Ushno a Ceremonial place. Return to Huamanga Hotel
Duration: 10 hours
Day 3.- Huamanga – Aguas Turquesas de Millpu 3590m.
The Turquoise Waters is a river that is at approx.. 3590 m. and is between the town centre of Circamarca and the District of Huancaraylla, which belongs to the Province of Víctor Fajardo, Department of Ayacucho. The trip of 3 and half hours will be worth it to know these beautiful turquoise natural pools.
Our last trip, We will board our private car then we will be transferred to Circamarca where the tours being. During this trip we will pass by small farmer villages after three hours and 30 minutes we will arrive to Circamarca then hike up for 30 minutes to see more than 20 smalls pools of turquoise waters Millpu. We will have enough time to take pictures and walk around the turquoise and crystal waters then back to head point. Lunch time ( typical dishes)
Access to bathe or swim in natural pools is prohibited due to protection and conservation of the ecosystem. You can take photos from outside and enjoy panoramic views of the area.
Return to Huamanga Hotel or can be directly to airport/ bus station.
Depend your program.
Duration: 9 – 10 Hours
TRIP COST INCLUDES
TRIP COST DOES NOT INCLUDE
- Professional English speaking tour guide
- Private all transfers in/out airport – Hotel
- Entrances and Tickets
- First aid kit
- Hotel two night
- Breakfast included in the hotel
- Flight from Lima to Ayacucho round trip
- Personal expenses
- Lunch during the tours
- Dinner in Ayacucho Town
To enjoy the Turquoise Waters of Millpu Vilcashuaman, Quinua it is advisable to visit from May to November of each year, since in the rainy season it is not visited. Between December and March
The cost of going private can be surprisingly reasonable. Please contact us to discuss the itinerary and your preferred dates. We will then send you a quote, no strings attached.
The price depend of group size – Contact us
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