Tour to the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon at the Moche Valley
Overview – Tour to the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon at the Moche Valley
Our Tour to the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon at the Moche Valley leaves from the city of Trujillo.
Explore with a local guide amazing buildings where ancient priests carried out bloody human sacrifices.
Get into the Moon pyramid and meet Aia-Paec, a mysterious Moche God with feline teeth.
Additionally, visit a pottery workshop, where direct Moche descendants reproduce faithfull copies of ancient ceramic.
09:00 h. Our tour starts at your hotel in Trujillo, our guide will pick you up from there.
Shortly afterward, we head towards the Moche Valley, located about 8 kilometers away.
Along the road, we will see the high walls of the Sun Temple, built entirely with mudbricks around 100 AC.
Later on, we arrive at the Moon Temple and step in with our guide.
Inside of the pyramid, our guide will show you the different levels of the site.
Following the steps, we will stumble upon various frescoes showing bloody rituals and ceremonies.
Among the frescoes, we will see almost repeatedly the images of Aia-Paec god, also known as the Decapitator.
Continuing our tour, we will get to the highest part of the pyramid, where recent excavations have revealed stunning murals.
Perhaps, one of the most bizarre friezes is the one that shows a group of naked prisoners with a rope around their necks carried to their execution.
Additionally, we will visit the Moche museum located nearby. Here we will see various relics found at the site.
Finally, we will visit a ceramic studio where direct descendants of the Moche produce ceramics using old techniques.
After the ceramics studio visit, our guide will take you back to your hotel.
End of our service.
Our Tour to the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon at the Moche Valley is subject to availability.
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Departure Point:Your hotel in Trujillo.
Departure Time:09:00 h.
Tour Code:TRUJILLO 183
Tour to the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon at the Moche Valley:
What is included?
- Pick up from your hotel in Trujillo
- Private transportation to the Moche valley.
- Visit the Moon Temple and the Moche Museum.
- Professional guide and entrance fees.
- Pottery studio at a Moche community.
- Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.
What is NOT included?
- Extras & gratitude.
Tour to the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon at the Moche Valley.
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