Trujillo is the capital of La Libertad department, is one of the most beautiful and harmonic cities in the country. It is known like the city of the Eternal Spring because of the great weather that gives a fun environment.
This area was inhabited during the Incas era by two important civilizations like the Mochica and Chimu. During the Spanish presence it became a great Viceroy city.
Trujillo inherits a valuable archaeological patrimony and cultural of the ancient pre-Spanish cultures Mochica – Chimu, in its historical center it contains a great monument patrimony, has a great weather and is surrounded of attractive neighbourhoods. These characteristics make it an important touristic area.
The most important typical dishes are: