Huaca Esmeralda

Located three blocks from Mansiche Church, in the Esmeralda suburb. The original name is not known, the actual name corresponds to the farm that occupied this area.

The temple is a construction of rectangular plant of approximately 65 by 41 meters. It is made up of two platforms. The first one, located to the entrance, belongs to the last constructive stage chimú, its decoration consists on fishing nets with fish in its interior.

Behind, the second platform and the oldest has similar decoration to Nik An compound in Chan Chan with designs of the net and the sea otter.