Peru’s fourth largest city, Chiclayo is the capital of the Lambayeque region located on the northern coastal plain of Peru.

It is 95 feet above sea level. As of 2015, the city population was approximately 600,000 inhabitants, with the surrounding metropolitan area having somewhere around 1,000,000 persons.

A sunny and warm climate with fresh ocean breezes embraces a geography including impressive mountains and expansive beautiful beaches with spectacular waves, (quite popular with surfers).

It is a land of legendary ancient civilizations and a wealthy colonial society reflected in its majestic and traditional constructions…

The city of Chiclayo is well known for its beautiful colonial architecture, delicious seafood specialties, and natural medicines, although it is the surrounding area’s impressive archeological sites and ruins which undoubtedly brings the most tourism interest.