The fortified citadel of Kuelap
The fortified citadel of Kuelap is considered the most important archaeological site of the Chachapoya culture surrounded by a retaining wall up to 20 meters high that protects the citadel consisting of more than 510 homes distributed in an area of approximately 6.50 hectares . It served as residence for the most important Chachapoyas rulers. The fortress has three entrances, all in the form of narrow and walled alleys. From the top, the green landscape shows that nature privileged this place, dressed in impressive flora and fauna. To sum up, visiting Kuelap is an adventure trip very close to heaven.
Kuelap whith cable car
08:20 hours. -We will pick you up from your hotel and departure to the fortified citadel of Kuelap. On the route observation of the archaeological site of Macro. Arrival to the town of Nuevo Tingo from there we will board the bus to transfer you to the boarding station to board The cable car that will lead us to the fortress of Kuelap. Considered the most important archaeological site of the Chachapoyas culture, more than 1500 years of history to be discovered. will visit its main constructions, houses with friezes, high and low people, the Torreón, the main temple, the South platform and much more, lunch a la carte. Return to Chachapoyas.
17:30 hours. – Arrival to Chachapoyas. End of services.
- Tours to the fortress of Kuelap
- Revenue tickets to tourist attraction
- Cable car
- Tour guide English
- Bring sunscreen and repellent cream, sunglasses, hat, warm clothes for the cold mornings and evenings and comfortable for excursions and raincoat, thick-shouldered shoes or slippers for walks, small backpack, personal medications.