Located on the northern coast of Peru, Chiclayo is well known for its beautiful colonial architecture, delicious seafood specialties and natural medicine. Although it is the surrounding area’s impressive archeological sites and ruins which undoubtedly brings the most tourism interest.The pre-Inca civilizations of Chimú and Mochica flourished here, characterized by their high quality work in gold and fine ceramics.
Considered the most important archaeological discovery in the world during the last decade, is the Lord of Sipan’s tomb. The immense quantities of silver and gold articles found in this tomb reflect the splendor of these ancient civilizations!
Chiclayo enjoys a warm and sunny climate all year round, with fresh ocean breezes and expansive beautiful beaches with spectacular waves, which are quite popular with surfers.