Lima to Rioja Bus
The distance from Lima to Rioja is 675 mi (1086 km) and the route takes approximately 26 hours by bus. The terrestrial transportation company that covers this route is GH Bus, that provides bus tickets at s/ 120. The buses leave from the terminals of Lima Centro in Av. Iquitos and Lima Norte destination to the terminal located in Jr. Juan Simons. The climate of Rioja is tropical, with an average temperature of 73.4 °F (23 °C), with frequent rains, reason why an umbrella will be helpful, although rains are also cooling.
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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!
Rioja is the capital of the province of the same name, located in the San Martín region, west of Moyobamba. The region was previously occupied by the Uquihuas and the Chepen cultures, which were evangelized by the catholic missionaries which arrived at the region at the end of the XVIth century.
Rioja is part of the Alto Mayo Valley, a region known for its ecotourism attractions and places to take part in adventure sports, such as waterfalls, caves, and beautiful vistas, which have made the city be named as one of the 7 Wonders of Perú.