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Revision as of 04:52, 18 April 2011

Tarma is a town in the department of Junin, Peru. Also known as Santa Ana de la Ribera de Tarma and the Pearl of the Andes.

Contents

Understand

Get in

Bus

  • Huancayo three hours
  • La Oroya
  • Lima six hours

Get around

See

  • Ancashmarca.
  • Huachoy. Ruins featuring ancient paintings.
  • Huagapo´s Cavern (Gruta de Huagapo, Quechua for Cavern that cries). Possibly the largest cave in Peru.
  • Santa Ana Cathedral.
  • Semana Santa. Easter street parades, April
  • Tarmatambo (Collcas de Tarmatambo), (11º 28' 36 S 75º 41' 07 W). Stone buildings and terraces. (-11.4767,-75.6853)
  • Yanamarca (Quechua for Black Town). Chanca culture, ruins of a three story building.


Do

Buy

Eat

  • Pachamanca
  • Picante de Cuy

Drink

  • Chicha de Jora

Sleep

Contact

  • Municipalidad Provincial de Tarma, [1].


Get out


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