All our programmes can be tailor made according to your requirements,
whether regarding the length of your tour, any special interests or
specific activities, flight reservations, optional destinations or
DAY 01: Ayacucho: Sightseeing the
Pick up at the bus station or airport and transfer to selected
hotel. In the afternoon, Sightseeing Tour, including the Main
Square, one of the largest and most beautiful
in the country;and the Cathedral, with its magnificent main and side altars,decorated with beautiful gold leaf carvings
, especially its pulpit which is one of the most notable in the City. Visit
also the University of Huamanga; the Church of Santo Domingo,
a one-nave church in the shape of a Latin cross, with its
magnificent dome and Baroque altars; La Merced, with some
marvellous oil paintings and La Magdalena. Then, a visit to
the Monastery of Santa Teresa, which contains one of the most
extraordinary Baroque altars in Peru; the Mirador of Acuchimay;
the Santa Ana Handicraft Quarter and old Colonial mansions
such as the Casa Olano and Casa de Jauregui y Vivanco.
DAY 02: Wari - Quinua.
After breakfast, a visit to the Wari ruins, 22 km. from the
City. This was the Capital of the first of the pre-Hispanic
Andean Empire and is an incredible complex of streets, squares,
stone tombs, paths and irrigation channels, food depositories
and stone structures. The tour continues with a visit to the
Town of Quinua, 35 km. from Ayacucho; known for its churches
built from mud bricks ("adobe"). In the Main Square there
is a museum where the Surrender of Ayacucho was signed, sealing
South American freedom from the Spaniards. Later a visit to
"La Pampa de la Quinua"
, surrounded by a eucalyptus forest.
This Plain is a National Historic Sanctuary, as the Battle
of Ayacucho, the final battle of the Wars of American Liberation
from the Spaniards was fought here. Return to the hotel.
DAY 03: Huanta.
After breakfast, drive to the Huanta Valley, 51 km. from Ayacucho,
renowned for the beauty of the surrounding landscape. Visits
to the Cathedral, the Church and Convent of Los Padres Redentoristas,
the City Museum and a fruit liquor factory. In the afternoon
visits to workshops, of Huamanga stone, with replicas of altars,
wool carpets, and works in silver and other metals, giving
you a great opportunity to learn more about the Popular Art
DAY 04: Back to Lima.
After breakfast, assistance on your departure back to Lima or next destination.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner
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