Huaca Arco Iris
G De La Vega 120, La Esperanza, Peru
Sun - Sat 9am - 4pm
"Somewhere Over The Rainbow"Huaca Arco Iris (Temple of the Rainbow) is also called names like Temple of the Centipede (Horkheimer, 1944); Temple of the Dragon (Schaedel, 1948) and the Golden Wall. This beautiful structure is located in La Esperanza district, in Trujillo- Perú.
This temple belongs to the preinca culture, called Chimu or Chimor ( 1000 y 1200 AC.), the decoration was inspired by the rainbow, symbol of fertility and rains.
The temple is protected with walls from the city that surround it, inside this area is a little store where you can buy souvenirs or just enjoy the beautiful flowers, breath and relax.
TIP: bring a bottle of water and use solar protection, sunglasses and summer clothes xoxo