15 days in Peru Itinerary

15 days in Peru Itinerary

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15 days in Peru Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  30​h
1
Trujillo
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Chimbote
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Casma
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Barranca
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Stockholm

6
nights
Trujillo

Trujillo ©
Considered the country's capital of culture, Trujillo was the birthplace of the North Group, a community of artists and intellectuals that included celebrated poet Cesar Vallejo and notable novelist Ciro Alegria.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Chan Chan and Casa Urquiaga (Casa Calonge). Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Casa de la Emancipacion and Huaca El Dragon. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of La Huaca del Sol, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Arqueologia de la Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, see the interesting displays at Palacio Iturregui, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de La Merced.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Trujillo trip maker site .

Stockholm, Sweden to Trujillo is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Peru Time (PET) is minus 6 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Trujillo when traveling from Stockholm in June, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chimbote.

Things to do in Trujillo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Huanchaco, La Huaca del Sol
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Chan Chan ©
Chan Chan
La Huaca del Sol ©
La Huaca del Sol
Casa de la Emancipacion ©
Casa de la Emancipacion

1
night
Chimbote

Chimbote
Chimbote is the largest city in the Ancash Region of Peru, and the capital of both Santa Province and Chimbote District.The city is located on the coast in Chimbote Bay, 130 km south of Trujillo and 420km north of Lima on the North Pan-American highway. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): stroll through Las Loberas, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Nuestra Senora del Carmen y San Pedro Apostol, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral San Pedro.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Chimbote vacation maker site .

Traveling by car from Trujillo to Chimbote takes 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Trujillo in June since evenings lows in Chimbote dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Casma.

Things to do in Chimbote

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

1
night
Casma

Casma ©
Casma is a city in the Ancash Region, Peru. On the 10th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Tortugas and then delve into the distant past at Cerro Sechin.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Casma journey maker .

You can drive from Chimbote to Casma in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Casma can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barranca.

Things to do in Casma

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Playa Tortugas ©
Playa Tortugas
Cerro Sechin ©
Cerro Sechin

4
nights
Barranca

Barranca ©
Barranca is a city in central Peru, capital of the province Barranca in the region Lima. Bandurria and Balcon de Huaura will appeal to history buffs. Castillo de Chancay and Museo Municipal de Chancay will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barranca: La Fortaleza de Paramonga (in Paramonga) and Caral Peru (in Lima). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Ciudadela de Caral.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Barranca journey planner .

Drive from Casma to Barranca in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barranca

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Chancay, La Fortaleza de Paramonga, Caral Peru, Balcon de Huaura, Bandurria
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Bandurria ©
Bandurria
Castillo de Chancay ©
Castillo de Chancay
La Fortaleza de Paramonga ©
La Fortaleza de Paramonga