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Lima to Piura Bus
The distance from Lima to Piura is 614 mi (988 km) travelling on the highway. The transportation companies that cover this route are Oltursa, Excluciva, Tepsa and Civa, with bus tickets for the route Lima - Piura at rates from s/. 50 to s/. 150. If your question is how long it takes from Lima to Piura, the answer depends on the transportation company, there is an average of 16 hours (take a good book and music for the trip). The buses leave from the terminals of Central and North Lima in the schedule from 2:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. destination to the terminals of the avenues Loreto and Bolognesi, both close to each other and located next to the Plaza de Armas of Piura. The climate in Piura is desert and very warm, with temperatures that reach 88 °F (31 °C) and can go over 97 °F (36 °C) in summer time.
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"The City of Kings", as Lima is known, was founded in 1535 by Francisco Pizarro and became the center of Spanish power in Peru, during the colonial period.The urban planning of Lima is one of the colonial models in South America. Lima is known for its social, economical and cultural growth and stands out as the cultural center of Latin America; besides that, Lima is the home of San Marcos National University, the most ancient from America, founded in 1551.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!
Piura was one of the first cities to be founded by Spanish in Latin America, in this case by Francisco Pizarro in 1532. The name of Piura comes from the word “Pirhua” that in quechua means barn or supply storehouse. In times Piura was a storehouse base to quechua inhabitants. It’s also known as “the carob tree city”, due to its leafy vegetation in the summer rainy season. Numerous ethnic groups have lived in Piura throughout History; among those settlers, the tallanes, vicus and yungas stand out.