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14 Jan 2018
13 Mar 2017
“Interesting deep canyon. Before rainseason not much water left in the river”
Chachapoyas, Peru
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Weather was cold and damp with occasional showers for a 1/2 day tour which, as it turned out, turned into a private tour as I was the only one with a guide, translator and driver. Seems it is not the tourist season. We visited two...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

To get here you must have a car. Not difficult to find the place if you have a good map. The view from the top down to the bottom of the larg conyon i great. Bit dry before the rainyseason.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Wonderful place to stop and see the transition from Tarapoto to the highlands. Great place for pictures!

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The view from Luya Urco over Chachapoyas is very nice, even more at sunset. You can just take a taxi, or walk up by yourself. Otherwise the stop at Luya Urco is included in any city tour.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Martina_Nord_Perou
Reviewed 25 November 2015

it gives an impressive view of the canyon and on the way up or down you can have a panoramic view of the city of Chachapoya

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Veillard
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Mirador Luya Urco offers a spectacualar viewpoint with 20-30 minutes up hill walk from Chachapoyas. This can also be walked to if you walk back from Huancas allowing you to drop down into Chachapoyas from Luya Urco. Lots of interesting people live close to the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

You can get a good view of Chachapoyas from here and it's free. Can be done in an interesting circuit from the Plaza de Armas along jr. Amazonasup then up the hill on the stairs, on the way back going down the hill using the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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