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Yanaqucha (Huari)

Yanaqucha is a lake in the Cordillera Blanca in the Andes of Peru located in the Ancash Region, Huari Province, Chavin de Huantar District. It is situated at a height of about 4.314 metres, about 800 metres long and 280 metres at its widest point ...

                                               

Yerupaja

Yerupaja is a mountain of the Huayhuash mountain range in west central Peru, part of the Andes. Its located at Ancash, Bolognesi ProvinceLauricocha Province. At 6.635 metres) it is the second-highest in Peru and the highest in the Huayhuash mount ...

                                               

Yungay Province

The Cordillera Blanca and the Cordillera Negra traverse the province. Waskaran, the highest elevation of Peru, lies on the border to the Carhuaz Province. Chakrarahu, Chopicalqui, Tullparahu and Yanarahu Ruriqucha belong to the highest peaks of t ...

                                               

Yuracmarca District

Yuracmarca or Yuraq Marka is one of 10 districts of the Huaylas Province in the Ancash Region of Peru. The capital of the district is the village of Yuracmarca.

                                               

Abancay Province

West: Andahuaylas Province, Aymaraes Province South: Aymaraes Province, Antabamba Province, Grau Province East: Cotabambas Province, Grau Province North: Cusco Region

                                               

Andahuaylas Province

Andahuaylas Province is the second largest of the seven provinces of the Apurimac Region in Peru. The capital of the province is the city of Andahuaylas. The province is located in the north-eastern part of the region and measures 3.987.00 square ...

                                               

Antabamba

Antabamba or Antapampa is a town in southern Peru, capital of the province with the same name in the region Apurimac. Place of birth of the renamed essayist Juan de Espinosa Medrano "El Lunarejo" who in the sixteenth century, the so-called "Spani ...

                                               

Antabamba Province

Antabamba Province covers an area of 1.242.33 square kilometres 479.67 sq mi. The Wansu mountain range traverses the province. Some of the highest peaks of the province are listed below:

                                               

Aymaraes Province

Aymaraes Province is the largest of seven provinces of the Apurimac Region in Peru. The capital of the province is the city of Chalhuanca. The province was founded by General Simon Bolivar on June 21, 1824.

                                               

Challhuahuacho District

Challhuahuacho is one of the six districts of the province Cotabambas in Peru. The town has 4.000 inhabitants with another 10.000 in the surrounding area of Challhuahuacho.

                                               

Chincheros Province

The province measures 1.242.33 square kilometres 479.67 sq mi and is divided into eight districts: Cocharcas Los Chankas Chincheros Rocchacc El Porvenir Huaccana Ranracancha Anco-Huallo Ongoy Uranmarca Ocobamba

                                               

Grau Province

Grau Province is one of the seven provinces of the Apurimac Region in Peru. The capital of the province is the city of Chuquibambilla. The province was named after the naval officer Miguel Grau Seminario.

                                               

Huayana District

One of the highest peaks of the district is Qucha Urqu at approximately 4.200 m 13.800 ft. Other mountains are listed below: Silla Qasa Qillqata Urqu Puma Pukyu Sacha Pukru Chipana Wayqu

                                               

Incahuasi (Apurimac)

Incahuasi is a mountain in the Vilcabambamountain range in the Andes of Peru whose summit reaches 4.315 metres above sea level. It is situated in the Apurimac Region, Abancay Province, Cachora District. The mountain lies on the bank of the Apurim ...

                                               

Lambrama District

Lambrama District is one of the nine districts of the Abancay Province in Peru. It is located at 13° 52 32" latitude and 72° 46 19" latitude

                                               

San Miguel de Chaccrapampa District

San Miguel de Chaccrapampa or Chakrapampa is one of the nineteen districts of the Andahuaylas Province in Peru.

                                               

Turpo District

It is elevated at 3.297 m above sea level. One of the highest peaks of the district is Pisti at approximately 4.200 m 13.800 ft. Other mountains are listed below: Anta Qaqa Qucha Pampa Liqi Yakana Pampa Illa Rumi Apankayniyuq

                                               

Arequipa Province

Arequipa is a province in the Arequipa Region, Peru. Its capital, Arequipa, is Perus third most populous province of Peru. It borders the provinces of Islay, Camana, Caylloma, and the Cusco and Puno regions. According to INEI in the year 2014 it ...

                                               

Atiquipa District

Atiquipa is located in the coastal desert of Peru, an almost rainless area. However, heavy fogs and mists, called garua, permit vegetation to grow on the mountain slopes of the district. This vegetated fog oasis is called the Lomas de Atiquipa, I ...

                                               

Camana

Camana is the district capital of the homonymous province, located in the Department of Arequipa, Peru. In 2015, it had an estimate of 39.026 inhabitants. It lies 180 km from Arequipa, on the Panamerican Highway, which can be traveled in three hours.

                                               

Camana Province

Camana is a province in the Arequipa Region, Peru. It borders the provinces of Caraveli, Condesuyos, Castilla, Caylloma, Arequipa and Islay. The province was struck by the 2001 southern Peru earthquake, which occurred on June 23, 2001.

                                               

Caraveli Province

The province is divided into thirteen districts which are: Jaqui Huanuhuanu Tocota Chala Caraveli Quicacha Atiquipa Yauca Bella Union Bella Union Lomas Acari Chaparra Achanizo Atico Cahuacho

                                               

Castilla Province

The Chila mountain range traverses the province. One of the highest mountains of the province is Coropuna at 6.425 m 21.079 ft above sea level. Other mountains are listed below: Machuqucha is one of the largest lakes of the province.

                                               

Chala District

Because of the Panamerican Highway, that runs through the district, its economy it is dynamic. The capital of the district, Chala has a small port for fishermen. The district has some mining establishments nearby specially gold and this is the re ...

                                               

Chiguata District

Chiguata is a district located in the Arequipa province, 30 km away from the city of Arequipa, Peru, on the slopes of the volcano Pikchu Pikchu. The name chiguata comes from the Quechua words "chiri" meaning "cold" and "wata" meaning "year". Anci ...

                                               

Chivay

Chivay is a town in the Colca valley, capital of the Caylloma province in the Arequipa region, Peru. Located at about 3.600 m above sea level, it lies upstream of the renowned Colca Canyon. It has a central town square and an active market. Ten k ...

                                               

Choco District

The Chila mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest mountains of the district is Chila at 5.654 m 18.550 ft above sea level. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Condesuyos Province

The province is divided into eight districts which are: Iray Cayarani Salamanca Chichas Rio Grande Iquipi Chuquibamba Yanaquihua Andaray

                                               

Coporaque District, Caylloma

The Chila mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest mountains of the district is Qullqiri at approximately 5.200 m 17.100 ft. Other mountains are listed below: Yuraq Qaqa Hatun Urqu Willkayuq Uma Qala Pumachiri

                                               

Cotahuasi District

Cotahuasi District is one of eleven districts of the province La Union in Peru. Cotahuasi is located at the highest Andean point of the department of Arequipa, in southern Peruvian. This province is characterized by its steep relief: cut here and ...

                                               

Islay Province

The province is divided into six districts which are: Dean Valdivia La Curva Mejia Mollendo Islay Cocachacra Punta de Bombon Punta de Bombon

                                               

Kunturillu (Arequipa)

Kunturillu is a mountain in the Wansu mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5.100 metres high. It is situated in the Arequipa Region, La Union Province, Puyca District. It lies southwest of Qullpa Kuchu and Minasniyuq and northeast of Puka R ...

                                               

La Union Province, Peru

The Huanzo mountain range traverses the province. One of the highest peaks of the province is Solimana at 6.093 metres 19.990 ft. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Madrigal District

The Chila mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest mountains of the district is Suriwiri. Other mountains are listed below: Jichu Qullu Sillani Suriwiri Hatun Pila Parwayani Madrigal lies north of the Colca valley.

                                               

Matarani

Matarani is one of the 3 ports which comprise the Peruvian termini of the Interoceanic Highway. As such it is an important element in the current plan between the governments of Peru and Brazil to integrate an Atlantic-Pacific corridor between th ...

                                               

Minasniyuq (Arequipa-Cusco)

Minasniyuq is a mountain in the Wansu mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5.200 metres high. It is situated in the Arequipa Region, La Union Province, Puyca District, and in the Cusco Region, Chumbivilcas Province, Santo Tomas District. It ...

                                               

Pampacolca District

Pampacolca or Pampaqullqa is one of fourteen districts of the province Castilla in Peru. The District of Pampacolca is chiefly an agricultural center located in the highlands of the Arequipa Department in Southern Peru. Pampacolca in the Inca tim ...

                                               

Pirqasqa

Pirqasqa is a mountain in the Wansu mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5.000 metres high. It is situated in the Arequipa Region, La Union Province, in the northern part of the Puyca District. It lies south of Qullpa Kuchu, west of Kunturi ...

                                               

Qullpa Kuchu

Qullpa Kuchu or Qullpakuchu is a mountain in the Wansu mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5.300 metres high. It is situated in the Arequipa Region, La Union Province, Puyca District, and in the Cusco Region, Chumbivilcas Province, Santo T ...

                                               

Quehuisha (Peru)

Quehuisha, Quehuicha, Queshihua, or Quihuisha is a mountain in the Chila mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5.514 metres high). It is located in the Arequipa Region, Caylloma Province, Lari District, west of the mountain Mismi. The river ...

                                               

Tapay District

The Chila mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest mountains of the district is Suriwiri. Other mountains are listed below: Tapay lies north of the Colca valley.

                                               

Tuti District

The Chila mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest elevations of the district is Mismi at 5.597 m 18.363 ft above sea level. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Carapo District

One of the highest peaks of the district is Wayta at 4.800 m 15.700 ft. Other mountains are listed below: Parya Muqu Urqu Pata Misa Rumi Pincha Urqu Qala

                                               

Chalcos District

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population 81.70% learnt to speak in childhood, 18.16% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language 20 ...

                                               

Chilcayoc District

Chilcayoc or Chillkayuq is the smallest of 11 districts of the Sucre Province in the Ayacucho region in Peru.

                                               

Coracora District

Some of the highest elevations of the district are Suparawra at 5.029 m 16.499 ft and Qillu Urqu at approximately 5.000 m 16.000 ft, both on the border with the Upahuacho District. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Department of Ayacucho

Ayacucho) is a department of Peru, located in the south-central Andes of the country. Its capital is the city of Ayacucho. The region was one of the hardest hit by terrorism in the 1980s during the guerrilla war waged by Shining Path known as the ...

                                               

Huacaña District

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population 78.18% learnt to speak in childhood, 21.65% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language 20 ...

                                               

Huamanga Province

The province covers 2.981.3 square kilometres 1.151.1 sq mi and is divided into fifteen districts: Tambillo Santiago de Pischa San Pedro de Cachi Chiara Jesus Nazareno Las Nazarenas Andres Avelino Caceres Dorregaray Jardin Ayacucho San Juan Bauti ...

                                               

Huanca Sancos Province

The province extends over an area of 2.862.33 square kilometres 1.105.15 sq mi and is divided into four districts. Carapo Santiago de Lucanamarca Sacsamarca Sancos Huanca Sancos

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