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Caral Ancient Journeys

194 Nicolas de Pierola Avenue - Barranco - Lima - Peru, Lima 0051, Peru
+51 1 2473769
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Wonderful & Engaging Guide

This was our first outing upon landing in Lima and they took very good care of us. Edgar was a... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
PeeDeeR
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Seattle
Great visit with magical history

We had a great private trip to Caral. The drive is long but WELL WORTH IT. Our driver and guide... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Buena_Vista_Bocas
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Isla Colon, Panama
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We specializes in guided tours to different historical, cultural and natural places in Lima such as Caral, Pachacamac, Nazca lines, Paracas Reserve and some interesting cultural places around Lima.
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194 Nicolas de Pierola Avenue - Barranco - Lima - Peru, Lima 0051, Peru
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This was our first outing upon landing in Lima and they took very good care of us. Edgar was a fabulous driver and took care of our group. One of the gals got car sick and he was great about finding a pharmacy to get...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great private trip to Caral. The drive is long but WELL WORTH IT. Our driver and guide were knowledgeable and friendly. We stopped on the way and got some extra snacks. Caral itself is incredibly interesting and nowhere near being fully discovered....More

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Eduardo G, Guest Relations Manager at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thanks for trusting us! we are very glad you had a great experience... thanks for your review too, it is very important for help to promote this amazing site. Best regards, Eduardo

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Eduardo Garcia , gave my partner and i the best experience at Caral. He drove us there and gave the private tour in both Spanish and English. He was informative, friendly and gave us the local information. we also stopped at other places on the...More

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Eduardo G, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you very much Arthur! it was great to meet you both, hope you come back soon! We will be attentive to new finds in Caral and will send you information about it. Cordially, Eduardo García

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I went on a day trip to Caral from Lima with this tour company. We had a greay experience! Our guide Susie was very knowledgeable and our driver Eduardo was fantastic! They were very kind people and we really enjoyed spending the...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks Kristina! Its good to know that you all had an excellent experience!! We certainly take some photos that we will mail to you. Thank you for trusting us and we hope you will return to Peru soon.

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

While our trip to Peru was initially focused on Machu Picchu, in reading about other old sites in Peru I was amazed to discover the Caral site. Which is a few hours north of Lima. What was amazing is that The pyramids in Caral predate...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

Dear Karen Swisher: Thank you very much for taking the caral full day tour with us and for your cordially opinion. Thanks for have enjoyed a day with us and visit this wonderful Archaeological Complex. We hope you come back soon and can discover new...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

This was a private tour and I particularly booked it with Archaeological Journeys as I presumed it would have an archaeological basis to the tour. I was provided with a lovely guide and driver and we drove for three and a half hours to the...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2016

Dear Michelle. First, thank you very much from my heart for your honest opinion, this will help us continue to improve and consider different viewpoints of our passengers. It is true that is required to make the journey in caral with a local guide. At...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2015

The cleanup is doing great, there is finally some infrastructure there. Our tour was organised by the Culture Ministry and they served a stew for lunch that was delicious. The site is imposing: it took us two hours to walk through oldest city in the...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2015

Dear Euggen is gratifying that the Ministry of Culture encourages visits to this fascinating place. At the same time, it is important to get your opinion . We hope in the future you can visit us again. For any query you can find our services...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2015

My husband and I arranged a tour to the Caral Archaelogical site with Caral Tours by internet. Paola from Caral Tours answered all emails very quickly and was very efficient in arranging the tour. We were coming by ship, so we couldn't participate in a...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2015

Dear Aussie, thank you very much for your words . It is very satisfying to know that you have had a good experience with us and enjoy the trip to Caral and the elements of the tour. Thank you for taking the tour with us...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2014

I was picked up from my address at the time specified. I was in a group tour and we had a breakfast given to us, as well as a stop for coffee. We arrived at Caral early and had the place almost to ourselves, as...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2014

Thank you very much for your kind review. We're glad you enjoyed the tour, there is no doubt that the work and effort made by the team Caral Tours is fulfilling its primary goal: The complete satisfaction of our passengers. Thanks for taking the tour...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2014

We used Caral Tours to take a private day trip from Lima. It was a most interesting place, a respite that we enjoyed. The Guide and driver were both very nice and informative and taught us much about the ruins and about that part of...More

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Eduardo_GarciaR, Gerente at Caral Ancient Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2014

Thanks for taking the tour to Caral full day with us, we are pleased that enjoyed the tour and had a good experience in our country. Thanks for visiting. Best regards, Eduardo García

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stregine
17 May 2015|
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Response from Eduardo G | Property representative |
Hello Stregine, thanks for contacting us. About The Caral Full Day classic: The tour lasts about 12 hours and begins with the gathering of you from your hotel. It includes a box breakfast on board, tickets, accompaniment... More
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bhtiek
27 January 2015|
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Response from Eduardo G | Property representative |
Dear Batu, thanks for contacting us!! Yes, its posible to leave the group and take a bus to Trujillo from Barranca.. Please if you need any adittional information send us an email to through our... More
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