Nicknamed the “Land of the Brave Bracamoros,” Jaén is located in northern Peru’s high jungle region. Known for its lush rainforests and archeological sites, this Peruvian city offers travelers both beauty and adventure. Book your flight to Jaén with LATAM today and enjoy exclusive benefits when you use your LATAM Pass.
Top attractions in Jaén
Walk through the Plaza de Jaén, a public park with trees, plants, and beautiful fountains surrounded by shops and eateries. Tour the Hermogenes Museum Mejía Solf and learn about the region’s archeological discoveries. Then, drive to the Utcubamba Valley to see the wondrous sarcophagi of Karajia. Visit Quiocta Caverns, where you’ll find cave paintings, sculptures, and an ancient tomb. The next day, visit Cutervo National Park, Peru’s oldest protected area. Go hiking in the jungle and see rare orchids, Andean wax palm, and oilbirds. If you’re lucky, you may even spot a spectacled bear. Cap off your day with a relaxing soak in a hot spring.