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Chavín de Huántar

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By Bus
==Get in==
=== By Bus ===
The access point for trips to Chavin de Huántar is [[Huaraz]], 3 hours away - on poorly maintained road. From Huaraz' bus station there are occasional public buses, but most travelers choose opt to go with one of the numerous tour groups offering a Chavin itinerary.     The journey to Chavín takes about 3½ hours on a winding, unpaved road clinging to the side of a mountain. Transportes Río Mosna has buses at 8.30am, 11am and 2pm for $3.   Chavín Express (Jr. Mariscal Cáceres 338 (Tel 043) 45-4022 ) has buses at 7.30am, 8.30am, 11am and 2pm for $3. 
=== Walk ===
Another option is to go for a beautiful 3 day hike between Huaraz and Chavin, but make sure you hire a guide, from one of the many tour agencies.
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