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Very Historic!

We enjoyed walking around and enjoying a historical perspective during our stay in Trujillo. It's... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Ken Q
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Denver, United States
Unexpected delight!

Trujillo was not on our original itinerary so our unplanned visit for the day was a surprise at how... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
K2683GRlc
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Bath, United Kingdom
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I've wanted to travel north of Lima for 20 years but the best part of Trujillo after the coffee at the airport cafe was the visit out of town to the Sun & Moon Structure and leaving town. There was little to see in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank debspants
Reviewed 8 November 2018

We enjoyed walking around and enjoying a historical perspective during our stay in Trujillo. It's a fun place to explore.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ken Q
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Trujillo was not on our original itinerary so our unplanned visit for the day was a surprise at how beautiful this small town was....so much history and so many wonderful buildings and views.....plenty of bars, restaurants and shops but a lovely atmosphere to the whole...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank K2683GRlc
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Although the Trujillo is about the size of a large village or small town it was given its city status in 1232. Famous for being the home of the Spanish Conquistadors of Peru, Francisco Pizarro and his brothers. He married an Inca Princess and his...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Although obviously a tourist stop, this is not obvious nor intrusive. The town exudes ambiance, particularly on a warm September evening

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PlymouthBoy
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Trujillo is the cradle of Spanish conquistadors, including Francisco Pizarro and Francisco de Orellana, The best way to enjoy this historic town is sitting down for a coffee at one of the coffee shops on the Plaza Mayor and feel surrounded by history. Amazing!

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank AntonioM2020
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We stayed in Merida for 4 days and the visit to Trujillo was an add on. So glad we went there. Merida and Caceres are much grander places but this little town captured my soul. Just doing nothing more strenuous than lifting a glass of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank joannasinbox
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Trujillo is a medieval miracle made possible by all of the mone returning to Pizarro's hometown from Peru and the New World. Today, many of the buildings areunoccupied and in danger of falling into ruin. Nevertheless, the feeling is still impressive and you can spend...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chileice
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The historic centre of Trujillo is very nice and surrounding the plaza mayor. It is very old and still with the old streets, which are going up and down, nice to walk into but think about the fact to put your walking shoes on before...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Trujillo is all history and tradition. Easy to visit, nice and affordable food. Old historical church

Date of experience: December 2017
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