Tarapoto is a commercial hub in northern Peru; accelerated population growth, and unplanned urban growth, rural population is engaged in the cultivation of coffee, cacao, rice and export industries. In the territories of San Martin developed ancient pre-Hispanic cultures as the Chachapoyas and then the Incas, leaving a legacy of important archaeological sites like the Gran Pajatén within Río Abiseo National Park, Cultural and Natural World Heritage Site (UNESCO). From Tarapoto can enjoy many of its lagoons and waterfalls where the contact with nature and relaxation will make your visit a great experience. Contact with nature offers unique options for the observation of orchids and birds and a rich flora and fauna particular to the cloud forest zone and opportunities for adventure tourism such as white water rafting, jungle expeditions and treks. The folklore in the area also offers a variety of expressions, crafts, festivals; fine dining and traditional food such as juanes, tacacho with cured meat, cocona and grape juices and exotic liquors. It is almost obligatory visit the native community of Lamas to appreciate their peculiar customs, dress and architecture, people of many myths.