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Campinha Moche, Trujillo, Peru
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took taxi which costed me 15 soles. I returned in a combi which is parked in a parking lot of Huaca de la Luna. Combi costed me 1.5 soles and the last stop was near the market. You get off at the last stop...More

Thank YS K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is an amazing place to go and learn about the culture who created this enormous place. several excavations and restorations allow you to visualize what this looked like hundreds of years ago and how it was used. The guides are very detailed and patient...More

Thank Juan P H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

you don't know what to expect by the outside but once you're inside you won't be desappointed, and wait for the main square. You can take pictures and the whole place

Thank RonnyT63
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We went here with my study abroad group one morning. The museum has a lot of artifacts from the architectural sites, and it was pretty interesting. I enjoyed the tour of the site more. It was cool to see the carvings that have been uncovered....More

Thank MaryClare P
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

If this was in Egypt there would thousands of people and tour buses. We had the place to ourselves more or less. Hueca de la luna is open and has been partly excavated. Hueca de la sol across the valley is enormous but hasnt been...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed June 25, 2018

The overwhelming scale of this ancient city is an eye-opener as to the complexity of early Peruvian societies, surrounded by a coastal desert.

Thank Overlooker
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Took a cruise ship tour here as the location was about 15 km from port. We knew other ship travelers which used cab but getting back was stressful. Have cab wait. Good guide is needed and makes the ruins understandable. Very interesting and recent excavations...More

Thank Brent_DUG
Reviewed June 10, 2018

In short, you cannot see Huaca del Sol. It was the administrative center for the Moche people (pre-Inca culture). You can however, be amazingly surprised with the quality of the frescoes, while the museum holds artifacts. I thought I would be disappointed. Having been, I'm...More

Thank Rhuizinga
Reviewed June 5, 2018

If i recall correct, this includes quite a bit of Moche and Chimu cultural artifacts that pre-date the Incan empire. The architecture and the remains of symbols and pictures are wonderful. This is not to be missed if you are visiting Trujillo and worth a...More

Thank William S
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

There is a lot of history going on there and without a guide it would be difficult to understand what it is all about.

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Response from Paraisooo P | Reviewed this property |
All turist guides speak English . You go there and the all outside , all of them have the permission of the museum to do the tours and they don't charge much money !!
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The site itself cost 10 soles, you can get here by local bus for 2.5 soles, or a taxi from the center of Trujillo for around 10 soles (1 US$ is about 3 soles). You can also join one of the shared tours with a guide who... More
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