The route from Lima to Bagua Grande is at a distance of 676 mi (1089 km) and it takes about 21 hours of travel on the highway. The transportation company Civa covers the route Lima - Bagua Grande at s/. 100 (s/. 120 if you choose the most exclusive service). The buses leave from the terminals of Lima Norte and Lima Centro at 4:10 p.m., destination to the terminal of Av. Chachapoyas, close to the main road of Bagua Grande. The weather in Bagua Grande is tropical, with refreshing rainy seasons. The average temperature is 77 °F (25 °C), with sun and a thermal sensation very warm most of the year (that's why rains come sometimes).
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!
Bagua Grande is known as "the Heart of the Amazon" and it's one of the major cities because of the river Utcubamba; it's one of the main river attractions of the region that you can navigate to do ecological and adventure tourism. To witness a twilight or a sunrise in Bagua Grande is a unique experience because of the coulour scheme the sky has. The inhabitants of the city are pleasant and they accept with warmth all the visitors, without exception.The temperatures in the city are high, exceeding 86 °F (30 °C) on the hottest days. We recommend you to be prepared for avoiding mosquito bites; they are frequent on the visitors that does not use repellent.