Tour to Caral from Lima

from/per person $195



Embark on a journey that transcends time and space with our exclusive “Tour to Caral from Lima”.
Immerse yourself in the captivating allure of Caral, an ancient civilization that flourished around 3000 BC.
Traverse the pages of history on this PRIVATE TRIP, where every step carries you through the corridors of one of the oldest cities in the world.

“Unveiling the Oldest City in America”

Real Destinations, Real Experiences

This tour isn’t just a journey; it’s a passage through history, where ancient echoes reshape our understanding.
Here’s why you shouldn’t miss the chance to visit this extraordinary site:

Oldest City of the Americas: “Walking Through Millennia”
Witness the marvels of Caral, the oldest city in the Americas, where time has etched its story in stone.
Traverse the paths of an ancient civilization that thrived over five millennia ago, and uncover the secrets of those who came before us.

UNESCO World Heritage Site: “Legacy of Humanity”
Step into a living testament of human achievement.
Caral is an UNESCO World Heritage site and stands as a beacon of historical significance, capturing the essence of an era that forever changed the course of civilization.

Changing Ancient Civilization Narratives: “Reshaping History”
Challenge the narrative of ancient civilizations as you explore Caral’s sprawling archaeological site.
Each discovery made within these ruins reshapes our understanding of the past and brings new insights into the cultural tapestry of humanity’s early chapters.

Ancient Architecture: “Monuments of Ingenuity”
Marvel at the architectural prowess that brought pyramids, plazas, and amphitheaters to life in Caral.
These structures aren’t just remnants; they are monuments that showcase the innovation and creativity of our forebearers.

Cultural Insights: “Echoes of the Past”
Immerse yourself in the customs and traditions of a civilization long gone.
Engage with the stories, rituals, and practices that once echoed through these hallowed grounds, leaving behind an indelible mark on history.

Join us on this transformative journey that invites you to not just observe history, but to become a part of it.
Your adventure into the heart of Caral awaits—reserve your place today and let the past captivate your present.

Tour to Caral from Lima

Tour Description

Part I: Private Transport to the Caral Ruins.
Our tour to the Ruins of Caral starts right at your hotel in Lima, our guide will pick you up from there.
Shortly after we drive to the north of Lima towards the lost city of Caral.
Upon arrival, we will meet a local guide who will show us around.

Part II: Guided Tour in Caral.
This Sacred City is located on a dry desert overlooking the green valley of the Supe river.
We will have a walk around to see the pyramids, some fully excavated and other recently discovered.
Among the buildings, we will find a spot known as, Sacred Fire, a little temple containing a fireplace.
Later on, we will stumble upon one of the most outstanding buildings of Caral known as the Amphitheater.
Unlike the others buildings, this amphitheater features a circular plaza.
Due to its shape, the archaeologist believes it was used for religious ceremonies.
Afterward, we will reach the Greater Pyramid, a large building located in a dominating position within the urban plan of Caral.
It was perhaps the most important building in Caral heydays.

Part II: Lunch and Return to Lima.
After exploring the site, we will head to the modern town of Caral for lunch.
Finally, we will drive back to Lima.
Upon arrival, our driver will take you back to your hotel.

End of the trip.

See Archaeological Map of Caral here.



  • 06:30 h. Pick up from your hotel in Lima.
  • Private transport; Lima – Caral Ruins – Lima (Air-conditioned vehicle)
  • 09:30 h. Arrival at the Ruins of Caral.
  • 09:45 h. Guided tour at the ruins of Caral and Entrance fees.
  • 12:30 h. Lunch at a local restaurant near Caral.
  • 14:00 h. Return to the city of Lima.
  • 17:00 h. Arrival in Lima. Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.


  • Extras & Gratitudes.

Contact us via WhatsApp to confirm the availability of the tour you wish.
Once availability is confirmed, please send us an email with the following information:

  • Names & Last names.
  • Nationality.
  • Date of Birth.
  • Hotel name in Lima:  (This info might be sent 48 hours before we start the tour)

Proceed with your payment online through our web.
Finally, receive confirmation via e-mail or WhatsApp.

Useful Tips and Advice:

Plan in Advance: Before your trip, research and book your Nazca Lines tour in advance to secure your spot.
This ensures you won’t miss out on this extraordinary experience, especially during peak tourist seasons.

Dress Comfortably: Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy footwear for the tour.

Sun Protection: The Caral site can get hot and sunny, so don’t forget to bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to protect yourself from the strong UV rays.

Stay Hydrated: Carry a water bottle with you during the tour to stay hydrated, as the desert climate can be quite dry.

Tour Date Change Policy:
You have the flexibility to change the date of your tour with ease, provided that you make the request at least 8 days in advance.
No charges will be applied for rescheduling within this timeframe.

Cancellation Policy:
Should you decide to cancel your tour, please notify us at least 7 days before the scheduled tour date to avoid any significant charges.
In such cases, only an administration fee of 20% will be deducted from the total amount paid.

Last-Minute Cancellations:
We regret to inform you that last-minute cancellations are not accepted.
If a cancellation request is made within 7 days of the tour start date, the full charge for the tour will apply, amounting to 100% of the total cost.

No Shows:
In the event of a no-show, where a customer fails to appear for the tour without prior notice, a 100% cancellation fee will be charged.

What is the duration of the Caral Day Tour?
The Caral Day Tour lasts 10 hours. Starting at 6:30 am and finishing in Lima around 5pm.

Where is Caral located?
The Sacred City of Caral is located in Supe, in the province of Barranca, north of Lima, at kilometer 184 of the North Pan-American Highway, in the North Central Area of Peru.

Where does the tour depart from?
The tour departs from your hotel in Lima, ensuring your convenience and a hassle-free start to your adventure.

What’s included in the tour package?
The tour package includes transportation, guides, entrance fees to Caral, and lunch.

Is the tour guided?
Yes, the Caral Day Tour is guided by experts well-versed in the history and significance of the site.

What’s the significance of Caral?
Caral is the oldest city in the Americas and holds UNESCO World Heritage status.
It offers a unique insight into an ancient civilization that thrived over 5,000 years ago.

Are there any physical requirements for the tour?
The tour involves walking and exploring archaeological sites.
Comfortable walking shoes and appropriate clothing are recommended.

Is lunch provided during the tour?
Yes, a delicious lunch is included in the tour package.
It’s an opportunity to savor local flavors and enjoy a break amidst the historical journey.

Can I book the tour for a group?
Absolutely! We welcome group bookings.
Contact us for more information on group rates and arrangements.

Is the Caral tour suitable for children?
The tour is suitable for individuals of all ages.
Families with children are welcome to join and experience the wonders of Caral together.

Is the tour accessible for people with mobility issues?
While efforts have been made to make the tour accessible, some areas of the archaeological site might have limited accessibility.
Please contact us in advance to discuss specific needs.

How do I book the Caral Day Tour?
Booking the tour is easy! Simply select your desired date and follow the online booking instructions.
After that, you’ll receive instant confirmation.

What should I bring with me on the tour?
We recommend bringing comfortable clothing, sunscreen, a hat, a reusable water bottle, and your camera to capture the incredible moments.