Interested in seeing unique tombs from the pre-Incan culture of the Chachapoya people? If so, this day trip from the city of Chachapoyas is for you! Located approximately 60 km to the south of Chachapoyas, the Revash Mausoleo de los Chachapoyas is a set of peculiar funeral buildings that resemble small houses and form a miniature “village.” This type of burial site is remarkably unique and provides a rare insight into the ceremonies and beliefs of this pre-Incan culture. In addition to the mausoleums of Revash, you will see the museum of Leymebamba which contains more than 2000 historic artifacts from northern Peru and other parts of the region. The collection contains and 219 mummies in perfect condition from the Laguna de los Condores making this museum one of the most unique in all of South America. There are also 219 mummies taken in perfect condition from the Laguna de los Condores. If you have an interest in the practices of past cultures, the history of mankind, and religious beliefs of different societies, this day trip is perfect for you!

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Amazon Expedition Tour Agency, Chachapoyas
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 7:45 AM for a prompt departure at 8:00 AM.
RETURN TIME Between 6:00 PM and 6:30 PM.
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
Professional Guide Transportation
Cost of Lunch
Entrance Ticket

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8:00 AM - Drive to Revash

We will depart Chachapoyas at 8:00 in the morning and ride to the archeological site of Revash (approximately 2 hours). When we arrive at the car park of Revash, we will leave our vehicle and take an hour and a half trek up to the mausoleums of Revash.

Explore the Mausoleums

When we are at the mausoleums, our professional guide will show us around and teach us the most important and interesting facts about the area.

Eat a Traditional Meal

After we visit the mausoleums of Revash, we will return to the vehicle and continue our journey towards Leymebamba.  When we arrive in Leymebamba, we will sit down and enjoy a traditional lunch from northern Peru.

Tour the Leymebamba Museum

Once you have finished enjoying your meal, we will get back in the van and drive to the Museo Leymebamba – Centro Mallqui where we will spend time exploring all of the unique artifacts and learning more about the Chachapoyas culture.

6:30 PM - Arrive in Chachapoyas

After spending time in the Museo Leymebamba, we will return to the city of Chachapoyas and arrive between 6:00 and 6:30 PM.
Revash Tour and Leymebamba Tour with Amazon Expedition