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Castillo de Chancay, Chancay

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Castle
Overlooking the Lima coast sits Castillo de Chancay, a replica medieval castle. Built in the 20th century, the attraction now hosts a range of activities for visitors of all ages. A flamboyant mixture of old and new, this large resort includes its own museum of Peruvian artifacts, live medieval shows, a swimming pool, children's entertainment, and sports facilities. Choose from numerous restaurants and the opporunity to sample local wines produced on site. Accommodations are available, as well as camping in the grounds, allowing you to explore the resort all under one roof. Work out when and for how long to visit Castillo de Chancay and other Chancay attractions using our handy Chancay vacation generator.
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  • The place looks like a market, Castle has more than facades poorly made, full of music, vendors of all within the place and swimming pools and other areas not scentless, "museums" are nothing more than old things from its original owner that does not have a lot of antiques and are poorly maintained, faded photos and displays all disorganized the prices are very high and cannot nor walk quiet within the place because of the large number of "pullers" of the business of food and crafts that inside, the entire site there are speakers of the different "activities" offered by what cannot find a moment of relative silence or to eat calmly. Chancay as people liked and eaten rich and affordable outside the Castle, but the castle is a fiasco
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  • The Chancay Castle is a very special place, both by its history and by its infrastructure. They can to stay, although the guide told us that at one time, a visitor said to have felt and seen a ghostly presence. So if you are very brave or does not believe in them, can stay and enjoy this beautiful place that is visited by a large number of tourists, both national and foreign.
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  • Beautiful replica in the style of the European castles with Greek and Roman influences. Also, the hotel is very nice with spacious rooms and friendly and helpful staff. Definitely worth a visit if you want to see something different during your stay in Peru.
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  • A local favourite. If ya like pork, eat it here!!
  • There is a great ocean view from this place!
  • Cute place
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  • Quiet place...
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  • Good construction of the Decade of 1920, price accessible S / 15, unfortunately the tour and the attention of the guides was very brief. During the winter I do not recommend the food of the restaurant Silvia nor stay in the Hotel.
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