Túcume - Royal Tombs Of Sipan Museum & Huaca Rajada Tomb Complex
Visit Túcume, land full of invaluable history, tradition, customs, and archaeological wealth, located 35 kilometers from Chiclayo and is also known as the Valley of the Pyramids. The complex covers an area of 220 hectares and is surrounded by fertile crop fields. Túcume is a great complex where you can see 25 pyramidal Temples, and Huaca Las Estacas, Mirador, and Huaca Larga.
Tour The site museum named as the complex and explains the visitors the development, life and end of the Lambayeque Culture.
Then visit the spectacular Señor de Sipan Royal Tombs museum modern pyramidal building that houses true Mochica art jewels in its interior and keeps the remains of the ancient Sipan ruler. Finally, tour the spectacular Huaca Rajada complex composed by two mud brick pyramids and a terrace built by the ancient Mochicans. In 1978, the celebrated archaeological discovery of two pre-Hispanic tombs was made: El Señor de Sipan (Lord of Sipan) and his ancestor, El Viejo Señor de Sipan (Old Lord of Sipan), both very important persons that ruled the Valley“s destiny during the 2nd and 3rd centuries of our era. With these discoveries, our admiration for the well-known excellence of Mochica ceramics was enriched by the revelation that they also produced exquisite metalwork. Transfer to the airport to take your flight back to Lima. At your arrival assistance, and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in Lima.