The distance from Chepén to Lima on the highway can be made with the transportation companies Linea and Turismo Cautivo, which provide bus tickets from s/. 50 to s/. 80 in the schedule that goes from 8:40 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The route takes about 10 hours, going through the distance of 431 mi (694 km) while you will see from your seat comfort part of the main cities of the Peruvian coast. In Chepén the buses leave from the terminals close to Av. Gonzáles Cáceda. Their destination is the terminals North and Central Lima, urban areas most important of the capital, where the weather is humid even if it’s considered desert and sub-tropical.
Chepén city is known as the "Northern Pearl", due to its rice production, renowned product of its agricultural activity. It's located on the hillside of Chepén hill and next to the Panamericana Norte highway. It's a destination with tourist attractions inside and outside the city. On the center of Chepén you will find archaeological remains and ruins from a wall made of stone, trace of the pre-Columbian cultures that settled on the region. You can also go all over the Vía Crucis way, decorated with 23 statues that show the itinerary made by Jesus to the cross. This route is the main attraction of Easter in Chepén. You will find at 5 minutes from the city another archaeological destination in the Complejo San José de Moro, main site of archaeological dig where experts from all the world come looking for Moche's culture remains. Inside the city you can find the Capilla Inmaculada Concepción, where devotes come to adore the image of the Virgin Inmaculada Concepción, Chepén's protector. There is as well the San Sebastián Temple where the image of San Sebastián rests, patron saint of the town. The main important dates of Chepén are religious, due to its locals devotion to their saints. One of the most crowded by locals and visitors is the Easter in Chepén, already mentioned; the highest via crucis of the world is represented, with the ascent of Chepén hill. Another important feast of Chepén is the Fiesta de la Santísima Virgen de la Inmaculada Concepción, where the devoted show their fervor with chants, processions and music in honour of the Virgin who protects them. If you are looking for the coastal charm of Chepén, then you should visit the Chérrepe beaches, small cove and crowded beaches by the residents.
Named the "city of kings" when it was founded in 1535 under the hispanic foundation, it was known as Limaq by the local natives, which means "chatty". Lima is famous for being the viceroyalty capital of Peru and one of the cities most important of South America in the spanish regime period; after its independance in 1821 the city became the republic's capital. Before this period, the Baroque and Neoclassical style took the power on the streets, impregnating those architectural styles in the main constructions. The capital counts a high variety of tourist attractions that combine history and modernity, as you can see on the Historical Center. Another strong point of Lima is the food, there are many restaurants from the 3 Peruvian regions where you can live a complete gastronomical experience, given that the population is multicultural and mostly migrant. Live Peru from one of its corners, and enjoy tasting the culture that Peru offers you!