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Huaca Pucllana

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Huaca Pucllana

7,332 Reviews
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The tour to Nazca and Paracas, is a unique experience in Peru that you cannot miss. Full of mysteries and adventures, wonderful lines of immense figures of spectacular perfection on a desert plain, the work of a very ancient Peruvian civilization, Nazca Create unforgettable memories flying over the famous lines. Discover the huge figures and animals that have been in the Peruvian coastal desert for thousands of years. In Paracas, watch the incredible variety of wild species on the Ballestas Islands. See the Peruvian booby bird, sea lions, penguins and much more! <br><br>Come with us and be part of this unforgettable experience. Book it now! Do not miss it!
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Luis Zuzunaga wrote a review Aug 2020
Portage, Wisconsin21 contributions
"HUACA" is a term used to describe an ancient place of worship, usually a pyramid made of thousands if not millions of sun dried mud bricks. This is a spectacular place that has en excellent restaurant right next to the HUACA PUCLLANA. A place must to visit.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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scott_b_mo wrote a review Aug 2020
Jefferson City, Missouri115 contributions36 helpful votes
Huaca Pucllana is a nice quick tour that you can take while visiting Lima. I was able to take a guided tour while spending 12 hours in Lima on a layover. There is a restaurant and bar on site, and it's a short walk to the coast, which has a beautiful boardwalk.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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LuizDutraNeto wrote a review Jun 2020
Rio de Janeiro, RJ7,983 contributions1,292 helpful votes
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Visiting "Huaca Pucllana" is absolutely unmissable at any trip to Lima. The awesome great adobe and clay pyramid was built between 200 and 700 AD, representing an important ceremonial and administrative center for the "Lima Culture". Evening visits are highly recommended as the scenic lightings bring a magical atmosphere to the old sacred shrine. Stop at the small museum at its entrance, visit the archaeogical ruins and, if possible, book a table for dinner at "Huaca Pucllana Dining Experience". You won't regret! Previous bookings are a must at all occasions! Enjoy!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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daipop wrote a review Mar 2020
Cardiff, United Kingdom79 contributions57 helpful votes
This huge “mud pyramid” in the city of Lima is a little dilapidated but nonetheless impressive monument showing the ingenuity of the Inca’s . Not the most interesting of sights on our tour but one that leaves you questioning its purpose & wondering how it looked in its prime - go see for yourself
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Peter G wrote a review Mar 2020
Kihei, Hawaii423 contributions136 helpful votes
Huaca Pucllana may not be the largest or most spectacular archaeology site in Lima, but its accessibility within walking distance of many Miraflores hotels makes it the by far the most convenient to visit. You can only visit with a tour guide, but an English tour was beginning just as we arrived; our guide was engaging and knowledgeable. There is a small museum on site which can be visited before or after your tour. It is an active dig, and much of the site has yet to be uncovered, but what has already been revealed is a fascinating view of the Lima Culture from 200-700 A.D. Admission (which includes the tour) is only 15 soles (about $4.50), or half that for senior; tips for the guide will be welcomed.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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