The North Coast and Northern Highlands

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The North Coast and Northern Highlands - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Huaca de la Luna and Huaca del Sol

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Stark and strange beneath the ash-gray hill that towers over them, these astonishing Moche pyramids were the scenes of bloody human sacrifices...Read More

  • 2. Museo Nacional Tumbas Reales de Sipán

    Museum/Gallery

    This striking pyramidal complex, which ranks among the country's best museums, displays the real artifacts from the tomb of the Lord of Sipán...Read More

  • 3. El Conjunto de Belén

    Museum/Gallery

    Built in the 17th century, this large complex, originally a hospital, now houses the city's most interesting museums and a colonial church....Read More

  • 4. Iglesia de San Francisco

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Built in the 17th and 18th centuries, the Church of San Francisco sits proudly on the Plaza de Armas in front of the main cathedral. The church...Read More

  • 5. Museo Arqueológico de Ancash

    Museum/Gallery

    What draws visitors to this small museum is the park out back, which houses a delightful assortment of pre-Hispanic statues from the Chavín...Read More

  • 6. Museo Arqueológico Nacional Brüning

    Museum/Gallery

    While not nearly as exciting as the Sipán museum next door, this archaeological museum helps reveal how the different pre-Inca civilizations...Read More

  • 7. Museo Cassinelli

    Museum/Gallery

    A major collection of archaeological gems in the basement of a shuttered gas station? Well, yes, and it's very much worth a visit—if you can...Read More

  • 8. Museo de Arqueología

    Museum/Gallery

    Originally built in the 17th century, this museum displays pottery and other artifacts recovered from the archaeological sites surrounding Trujillo...Read More

  • 9. Museo del Juguete

    Museum/Gallery

    Puppets, puzzles, toys, games—what could be more fun than a toy museum? This private museum houses a large collection of toys from all over...Read More

  • 10. Museo Leymebamba

    Museum/Gallery

    One of the most fantastic museums in all of Peru, the Museo Leymebamba, which opened in 2000, can be found in this small village 60 km (37 miles...Read More

  • 11. Museo Nacional Sicán

    Museum/Gallery

    Offering insight into the culture of the Sicán people, this interesting museum also has unique exhibits on such topics as the El Niño effect...Read More

  • 12. Museo Vicus

    Museum/Gallery

    This archaeological museum, sometimes called the Museo Municipal, was extensively renovated during the first decade of this century. It houses...Read More

  • 13. Paramonga

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    With its seven defensive walls, the gigantic pyramid at Paramonga is worth a look. Nicknamed "the fortress" for its citadel-like walls, it may...Read More

  • 14. Museo Arqueologíco

    Museum/Gallery

    Showing artifacts from the area's ancient civilizations, this museum also has a small display of Chachapoyan ceramics and a ghoulish display...Read More

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