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'''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.
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'''Tarma''' is a town in the department of [[Junin]], [[Peru]]. Also known as Santa Ana de la Ribera de Tarma, the Pearl of the Andes and the City of Flowers.
  
 
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A little over 3000 meters above sea level.
  
 
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<see name="" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
  
 
*<see name="Ancashmarca" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
 
*<see name="Ancashmarca" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
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*<see name="Carnaval" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">From the 4th to 9th of March 2011.</see>
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*<see name="Cataratas de Bayoz" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Waterfalls</see>
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*<see name="Catarata del Tirol" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Waterfall</see>
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*<see name="Festival of Flowers" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">September</see>
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*<see name="Festival del Huayco tarmeño" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">November</see>
  
 
*<see name="Huachoy" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Ruins featuring ancient paintings.</see>
 
*<see name="Huachoy" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Ruins featuring ancient paintings.</see>
  
 
*<see name="Huagapo´s Cavern" alt="Gruta de Huagapo, Quechua for Cavern that cries" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Possibly the largest cave in Peru.</see>
 
*<see name="Huagapo´s Cavern" alt="Gruta de Huagapo, Quechua for Cavern that cries" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Possibly the largest cave in Peru.</see>
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*<see name="Plaza de Armas" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Features a nice fountain and palms.</see>
  
 
*<see name="Santa Ana Cathedral" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
 
*<see name="Santa Ana Cathedral" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
  
*<see name="Semana Santa" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Easter street parades, April</see>  
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*<see name="Semana Santa" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Easter, beautiful floral displays.</see>  
 
   
 
   
 
*<see name="Tarmatambo" alt="Collcas de Tarmatambo" address="" directions="11º 28' 36 S 75º 41' 07 W" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="-11.4767" long="-75.6853">Stone buildings and terraces.</see>  
 
*<see name="Tarmatambo" alt="Collcas de Tarmatambo" address="" directions="11º 28' 36 S 75º 41' 07 W" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="-11.4767" long="-75.6853">Stone buildings and terraces.</see>  
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==Eat==
 
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*Pachamanca
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*Picante de Cuy
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*Chicha de Jora
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*'''Chicha de Jora'''
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<sleep name="" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long=""></sleep>
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*<sleep name="Aruba" alt="" address="Jirón Moquegua 452" directions="" phone="064 322057" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Hot water, private bathrooms, cable TV</sleep>
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*<sleep name="El Dorado" alt="" address="Jirón Huánuco 488" directions="" phone="064 321914" email="reservas@hospedajeeldoradotarma.com" url="http://www.hospedajeeldoradotarma.com" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Continental breakfast, Internet, room service, hot water, private bathrooms, cable TV. These guys also have a good range of tours from S/.30.00 to S/.65.00</sleep>
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* <listing name="Municipalidad Provincial de Tarma" alt="" directions="" address="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.munitarma.gob.pe" hours="" price=""></listing>
 
* <listing name="Municipalidad Provincial de Tarma" alt="" directions="" address="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.munitarma.gob.pe" hours="" price=""></listing>

Revision as of 05:39, 18 April 2011

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

Contents

Understand

A little over 3000 meters above sea level.

Get in

Bus

  • Huancayo three hours
  • La Oroya
  • Lima six hours

Get around

See

  • Ancashmarca.
  • Carnaval. From the 4th to 9th of March 2011.
  • Cataratas de Bayoz. Waterfalls
  • Catarata del Tirol. Waterfall
  • Festival of Flowers. September
  • Festival del Huayco tarmeño. November
  • Huachoy. Ruins featuring ancient paintings.
  • Huagapo´s Cavern (Gruta de Huagapo, Quechua for Cavern that cries). Possibly the largest cave in Peru.
  • Plaza de Armas. Features a nice fountain and palms.
  • Santa Ana Cathedral.
  • Semana Santa. Easter, beautiful floral displays.
  • 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

Typical dishes

  • Pachamanca
  • Picante de Cuy

Restaurants

Drink

Typical drinks

  • Chicha de Jora

Bars

Sleep

Budget

  • Aruba, Jirón Moquegua 452, 064 322057. Hot water, private bathrooms, cable TV

Mid-range

  • El Dorado, Jirón Huánuco 488, 064 321914 (), [1]. Continental breakfast, Internet, room service, hot water, private bathrooms, cable TV. These guys also have a good range of tours from S/.30.00 to S/.65.00



Contact

  • Municipalidad Provincial de Tarma, [2].


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