Kuelap is the largest ancient stone structure in South America is situated on the crest of a ridge 3000m above sea level overlooking the Utcubamba River, some 2½ hours from the city of Chachapoyas.

Walls towering up to 17m in places surround the citadel forming a massive platform on which temples and more than 420 round houses have been built.

Your guide will take you through Kuelap, showing you the round houses, explaining the life the inhabitants had and the main points of interest.

You can meet this destination and more through our travel agency Nuevos Caminos Travel and do your trip a unique experience. We are specialists in Chachapoyas and northern Peru.