Travel to Chiclayo today and explore one of the largest cities in all of Peru. Located just 13 kilometers from the Pacific Ocean this destination offers travelers the opportunity to learn about the rich history of the Wari culture and catch some surf and sun.
Top activities in Chiclayo
Visit the must-see historical sites of the Northern Wari Ruins, one of the recently discovered archaeological sites near Chiclayo, and El Señor de Sipán, one of several uncovered Moche mummies. Back in the city, explore the local culture at Mercado Modelo, a marketplace filled with clothing, art, and natural medicines used by the locals. Local food is varied, featuring delicacies like duck served with rice, and raw fish marinated in lemon juice.
Getting around Chiclayo
Rent a moped or ride the bus to explore the city and take in its historic architecture. Before leaving you will also want to visit the oceanic coast and give surfing a try on the beaches, open year-round. Book your next vacation by traveling to Chiclayo with LATAM, Latin America’s premier airline and the region's most extensive network.