The distance from Huaura to Talara city is 592 mi (953 km) and it takes about 16 hours of travel. Civa is the main terrestrial transportation company that covers this destination in its travel itinerary, offering bus tickets from s/. 61 to s/. 111. The bus leaves from 6:00 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. from Av. San Martín, in Huaura's downtown. The bus destination is Av. Ignacio Merino, principal road of the urban area of Talara. The climate in Talara is warm and dry, with a maximum temperature of 80 °F (27°C) and a minimum of 68 °F (18°C).
Huaura is a historical town, known for being the crib of Peru's Independence, because next to its Plaza de Armas is located the balcony house from where the liberator José de San Martín proclaimed for the first time the Independence of Peru on November the 27th 1820. Every year the inhabitants of Huaura celebrate the anniversary of this key moment of the Peruvian History with a dramatization of the proclaim in the balcony - house. Huaura is also known for the healing capacity of the thermal baths of Picoy, where the tourists and locals arrive to relax or ease any pain. Out of the urban area you can visit the ecological areas of "Lomas de Lachay" and "Albufera de Medio Mundo", where the visitor may learn more about the biodiversity of the flora and fauna of the coastal region.
Talara is known for being one of the oil ports most important of Peru and for its fishing activity, and it offers to the visitor the warm of the best beaches of the Peruvian Northern Coast. Inside the city you can visit the Plaza Grau, where there is a monument in honour of the admiral Miguel Grau, icon of the Peruvian military heroism. You can also find the Talara church, known as La Inmaculada church by locals, which harbor the religious fervor and reflects the architectural beauty of the city. The vantage point of Cristo Petróleo is another of the attractions that welcome the visitor with open arms. Outside the city you can visit one of the most crowded beaches in summer time. Lobitos and Punta Balcones are the beaches well known for their swell that allows surfing and other adventure sports. The most important festivals in Talara are the carnivals, celebrated before Easter, and the Inmaculada Concepción festival, celebrated in December.