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Lima to Tarapoto Bus
The distance from Lima to Tarapoto is 612 mi (985 km) travelling on the highway, and the route takes about 28 hours. The transportation companies Tepsa and Civa cover this route, providing bus tickets Lima - Tarapoto from s/. 70 to s/. 140. The buses leave from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. from the terminals of North and Central Lima, destination to the bus stations of Av. Salaverry, one of the main roads of Tarapoto. The weather in Tarapoto is warm, with a dry season and a rainy season. The average temperature is 82 °F (28 °C). The minimum temperature is 57 °F (14 °C) and the maximum 93 °F (34 °C).
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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!
The city was founded in August the 20th 1782 by the Spanish bishop Baltazar Jaime Martinez de Compagnon y Bujanda.In the Suchiche lagoon there was abundant palm tree called Taraputus or barriguda, the name that the bishop took to found the city of Tarapoto.From September the 14th 1906 the city began to be part of the San Martin department, fact that has allowed a great tourist and commercial development.