The travel from the Amazonian city of Bagua Chica to the northern city of Chiclayo takes about 6 hours, being a distance of 193 mi (311 km) on the highway. Civa is the transportation company that covers this route, providing bus tickets (at the lowest rate) at s/. 20. Buses leave from the Terminal Terrestre de Bagua Chica, located on the Av. Héroes del Cenepa, at 9:00 p.m. Their destination is the terminal of Av. Francisco Bolognesi in Chiclayo. The weather of Chiclayo is desert, with warm temperatures that reach 79 °F (26 °C) most of the year.
Bagua Chica is an Amazonian city located at the bank of the Utcubamba river. Even if the name Bagua Chica (means little Bagua) is very used to make the difference from Bagua Grande, it's offensive for the locals, that's why we recommend you to say just Bagua when you visit the city. As a jungle city, the weather is warm, with temperatures from 86 °F (30 °C) to 90 °F (32 °C). Bagua Chica is an ecological tourist attraction due to the adventure sports and trekkings outdoor that the visitors can do. On the outskirts of the city you can practise climb and mountain cycling on the Arenal Canyon. You can also do a horse trip on the route to the lake El Porvenir. Horse trips are very typical on the adventure route on the surroundings of Bagua. There are some urban places to visit as the Plaza de Armas, modern architecture. There are panoramic sights of the natural environment that encircles Bagua Chica. You can visit the Iglesia Matriz of Bagua (Church) without leaving the city that has stained glass windows inside.
Chiclayo is the capital of the Lambayeque Province, and it’s considered a key location of the commercial activity betweeen the coast, the mountain and the jungle of the North. The Chiclayo lands have been the crib of the Mochica culture, which was developped between the 1st and 7th centuries A.D. That’s why the Lambayeque department is one of the destinations of ample attraction for the archaeological tourism. The busiest places of the city are: the Plaza de Armas, the cathedral and the basilica of San Antonio. Chiclayo has also a diverse fauna and flora, that you can discover in your route in the ecological reserve of Chaparri. If you are looking for relax under the scorching sun and a refreshing marine breeze, you have the beach Pimentel, at 15 minutes by taxi, that welcomes the traveller with a beautiful landscape, the port and the crowded beach. Don’t you miss the chance of making archaeological, cultural and summer tourism in the city of Chiclayo and surroundings.