Petroglyphs of La Pitaya – Cataract of Gocta

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Petroglyphs of La Pitaya – Cataract of Gocta  (Full day)

La Pitaya ’s Petroglyphs are a set of graphic representations of flora, fauna and hunting scenes that are more than 3,000 years old and a total of 30 zoomorphic and phytomorphic figures carved in rocks, in high-relief, with the use of the scraping technique, can be observed.

The Cataract of Gocta is located nearby the Peruvian hamlets of Cocachimba and San Pablo, around which one can appreciate a total of 22 waterfalls, some of which of impressive beauty, especially during the rain season.

The Cataract of Gocta, locally known as “La Chorrera” (The Spout), is a 771 meter high free water drop and it is considered as the fourth highest in the world.


  • 8:30 a.m.: Departure from the hotel, on a tourist transportation
  • Guided visit of La Pitaya ’s Petroglyphs
  • Arrival at the village of Cocachimba
  • Visit to the Cataract of Gocta
  • 4:30 p.m.: Return to Chachapoyas and transfer to the hotel.


  • Tourist transportation
  • Bilingual official tour guide
  • Tour to the Petroglyphs of La Pitaya and Cataract of Gocta
  • Entrance tickets to the attractions to visit
  • Lunch
  • Maps, brochures and souvenir.

Does Not Include:

  • 19% VAT (For Peruvians only)
  • Non-programmed food or extras, drinks, snack, tips, etc.



Petroglyphs of La Pitaya

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