To travel from Chincheros to Lima takes about 16 hours, going across the distance of 422 mi (679 km). The terrestrial transportation company Expreso Los Chankas provides bus tickets for this route from s/ 60 to s/90. The buses leave from the terminal located in the urban area of Chincheros in the schedule from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. destination to Lima. The weather in Lima is desert, with an average temperature of 64.4 °F (18 °C); in the warm season the warm ascends, so we recommend to take varied clothes, sunscreen to protect you from the UV rays and water.
Chincheros is the capital of the province of the same name, in the department of Apurímac, located on the shore of the river Chincheros in the Central Andes. It's a destination rich in natural attractions and daydream landscapes of nice climate. The rivers, valleys and mountains of Chincheros are full for the ecological tourism practice. The Pampas Valley is a tourist attraction which offers a great diversity of vegetation, that stands out for its delicious and sweet fruits. If you look for contemplating the landscape beauty of Chincheros city, the "Parque recreacional El Mirador" is perfect for you, you will be able to rest of your tourist activities in a relaxing experience. You will as well find places of impressive architecture, as the Cocharcas sanctuary, baroque construction where are conserved the main works of the Cusco school. Most of the festivals that you can participate in Chincheros are religious. The main festivals are the Fiesta Patronal de la Virgen de Cocharcas, in September, and the Fiesta de la Candelaria celebrated begining February.
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!