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Pedro Ruiz to Terminal Tarapoto Bus Service

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6 hrs 21 mins
Pedro Ruiz
Terminal Tarapoto
PEN 120.00

Pedro Ruiz to Terminal Tarapoto Bus Distance

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Travel by Bus from Pedro Ruiz to Terminal Tarapoto

The trip from Pedro Ruiz to Tarapoto by bus involves a journey of 311 kilometers and it can last up to 6 hours. It is not usual for the bus to make stops during the journey, but you can check before leaving so you go prepared. Along the way you will cross Moyobamba, an excellent place to enjoy the Peruvian nature.


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Terminal Tarapoto

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    About Terminal Tarapoto

    Tarapoto is a city located in the jungle region, exactly in the department of San Martin, and is made up of 5 districts (Tarapoto, Juan Guerra, Morales, Cacatachi and La Banda de Shilcayo). This land was discovered by the Hanan Chancas and Pocras, who arrived here after fleeing from the Incas. Later, the Spanish heard about "El Dorado", a mystical place where everything was gold, and went to the jungle to look for it. Little is known about how and why it was founded, but by 1782 it was a town that already existed and already had the name "Tarapoto".

    Time of travel from Pedro Ruiz to Terminal Tarapoto

    If you decide to travel by bus from Pedro Ruiz to Tarapoto, the estimated travel time is approximately 6 hours. Remember that this time may vary depending on the bus stops and the weather.

    Climate of Terminal Tarapoto

    Tarapoto is a very hot city due to its tropical climate. Here the days are usually hot and sultry, with a maximum temperature of 34°C. Rain is frequent here, especially in the summer months (February, March and April).

    Hotels in Terminal Tarapoto

    ● Hostel Tambo Andina

    - Rate: From S / 39.

    - Address: Jr. Camila Morey 452, Tarapoto.

    - Services: A small and comfortable hotel that has a very attentive and friendly staff service.

    ● Dream Palace Accommodation

    - Rate: From S / 66.

    - Address: Jr. Augusto B Leguia 446, Tarapoto.

    - Services: A 3-story hotel that has comfortable and well decorated rooms. There is a fan for each room.

    ● Country House "Apu Samay"

    - Rate: From S/91.

    - Services: An excellent place with an outdoor pool to enjoy the heat of Tarapoto.

    ● Hotel Sueño Tropical - Tarapoto

    - Rate: From S/134.

    - Address: Jr. Alegría Arias de Morey 579, Tarapoto.

    - Services: A great hotel with buffet breakfast and outdoor pool.

    ● Coconut Tarapoto - Eco Bungalows & Lagoon Pool

    - Rate: From S/284.

    - Address: Av. Oasis 399, Tarapoto.

    - Services: Here are offered small cabins that serve as rooms and an excellent outdoor swimming pool.

    Restaurants & Bars in Terminal Tarapoto

    ● La Patarashca Restaurant

    - Address: Jiron Lamas 261, Tarapoto.

    - Services: If you want to enjoy an excellent lunch with family or friends, then this restaurant is the best option.

    ● Chalet Venezia Restaurant

    - Address: Jiron Alegria Arisa de Morey, Tarapoto.

    - Services: Enjoy excellent Peruvian dishes here and eat only the best.

    ● Brava Grilled Restaurant

    - Address: Jirón San Martín 615, Tarapoto.

    - Services: You can find the best burgers here, so you can’t miss this restaurant.

    ● Warmi Bar Tarapoto

    - Address: Jr. San Pablo de la Cruz 244, Tarapoto.

    - Services: Here you can enjoy live music and a some beers with your friends.

    ● Musmuqui Bar Tarapoto

    - Address: Jr. Alegría Arias de Morey 173, Tarapoto.

    - Services: Relax and have a lot of fun in this place where fun is guaranteed.

    The most tourist places in Terminal Tarapoto

    ● Ahuashiyacu Waterfall: One of the most popular waterfalls in the Peruvian Jungle. The road is short, only 15 minutes from the city if you go by car, and then you must do a walk of another 15 minutes. There’s a small pool where you can bathe if you want to.

    ● Isla Bonita: A spectacular recreation site that is located outside the city. Not only is there an outdoor pool, they also have all kinds of fields for children to play.

    ● San Mateo Thermal Baths: They are a series of swimming pools that contain thermal water that descends from the mountain. One recommendation is to go during the weekdays to avoid finding everything full.

    Important city dates of Terminal Tarapoto

    ● Feast of San Juan Bautista: Held on June 23 and 24, it takes place every year so that nature remains strong and the water arrives purified.

    ● Carnival of Lamas: It is a very important event because traditional ones such as Changanakuy are revived, which is a type of dance between men and women.

    ● Tarapoto Tourist Week: It lasts from July 14 to 20 and is a very important week for Tarapoto tourism. Among all the activities carried out, the gastronomic fairs and the colorful parades stand out.

    How to move around Terminal Tarapoto?

    To move in Tarapoto, tourist have 2 options: public bus, commonly regulated by the municipality or authority in charge, or taxi, driven by a citizen who provides a service.

    ● Public bus: It is the most popular way of transporting within the city, as well as being very economical. The fare, also called a ticket, does not usually go up from S/5 per person. The public bus has different stops where it picks up passengers, so the trip can be a bit slow.

    ● Taxi: This is the fastest way of transport within the city. It does not have whereabouts, so it goes straight to the desired destination. They can be contacted on the avenue itself, calling a company or through an application. The rate here is usually higher, usually exceeding S/10.

    How to get to Terminal Tarapoto?

    ● Tarapoto by bus: Arriving in Tarapoto by bus is possible, you just have to choose the transport company you trust and check that Tarapoto is your destination.

    ● Tarapoto by train : There is currently no train arriving in Tarapoto due to the few rails available in Perú.

    ● Tarapoto by plane: You can go to Tarapoto by plane, just check if you are near a city with an airport that has connection with the Guillermo del Castillo Paredes International Airport.

    Terminals in Pedro Ruiz and Terminal Tarapoto

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    About Terminal Tarapoto

    Terminal Tarapoto is one of the most interesting cities in Peru, not only because of its tourist attractions but also because of the warmth of its people and its rich cuisine. It is undoubtedly one of the best tourist destinations for any traveler. If it is the first time that you are traveling to this city, the preferable thing to do would be to stay for a minimum of 3 days to help you explore it thoroughly.

    About the route to Terminal Tarapoto

    redBus offers the most convenient way to travel by road to Terminal Tarapoto. Terminal Tarapoto is a favorite destination spot for travelers and people who want to spend a little vacation time and enjoy special moments and experiences. Travel time usually varies depending on the amount of traffic, weather conditions and road conditions.


    How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Peru?

    You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Peru by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

    How do I book a bus from Pedro Ruiz to Terminal Tarapoto?

    You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

    Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

    There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in , passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

    Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

    Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Peru. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

    How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

    There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Peru Online Bank Transfer).

    What clothes should I wear to Tarapoto?

    The climate in Tarapoto is the ideal one, since although it is warm it is not suffocating. With t-shirt and shorts or long pants is good to enjoy.

    Can I get soroche in Tarapoto?

    In the 350 m. a. s. l. It is not possible to have soroche, as it is a fairly low height, even for those arriving from the sea level.