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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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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