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Av. Tumbes Norte 948 -
Av. Del Ejercito 342
S/. 70 / 90
The travel from Tumbes to Trujillo takes about 11 hours, going through the distance of 475 mi (764 km) by land. Oltursa is the main transportation company that covers this route, giving bus tickets at low-cost rates, from s/. 70 to s/. 90. The buses leave from the terminal of Av. Tumbes Norte, located in the center of Tumbes city, at 8:00 p.m. destintation to the terminal of Av. Del Ejército in Trujillo. The climate in Trujillo is considered desert, warm and humid, with an average temperature of 66 °F (19 °C) and sunny days with a refreshing breeze most of the year.
Tumbes is located close to the mouth of the Tumbes river, on the Guayaquil gulf, not far from the border with Ecuador. Due to its location, Tumbes has a semi-tropical climate, sunny most of the year. Tumbes has a beautiful littoral, composed mostly by a high diversity of ecosystems, among the ones are the mangroves and the tropical wood of the Pacific. It’s the perfect area for practicing nautical sports and eco-tourism. Inside the city, the main tourist attractions are the breakwater, the main square and the Plazuela Bolognesi.
Trujillo is a coastal and northern city, known as the “Eternal Spring City”, due to its warm and nice climate which is maintained the whole year. It’s located not far from Chan Chan, capital of the Chimú nation. Close to the city you can find numerous historical wonders and archaeological centers, legacy of more than 12 thousand years of antiquity, left by the main people that inhabited the region. The historic center of Trujillo is placed inside the area that was fortified during the colonial period, and that’s why some constructions are still preserved; among them, some stand out: the Cathedral, the Archbishop’s Palace and the Monastery El Carmen.