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San Vicente de Cañete

San Vicente de Cañete, commonly known as San Vicente or Cañete, is a city and capital of the Cañete Province, in southern Lima Region. With a population of 85.533. The warm and peaceful town of Cañete is located just one and a half hour to the so ...

                                               

Santa Maria del Mar District (Peru)

Santa Maria del Mar District is a district in southern Lima Province in Peru. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west, the district of San Bartolo on the north, the Chilca District of the Cañete Province on the east, and the Pucusana Dist ...

                                               

Ticlla (mountain)

Ticlla or Qutuni, also called Tiklla or Tiqlla, is a 5.897-metre-high mountain in the Cordillera Central in the Andes of Peru. Strictly speaking the popular name Ticlla refers to a group of peaks of the Qutuni-Ticlla cirque. The highest mountain ...

                                               

Tomas District

Tomas District is one of thirty-three districts of the Yauyos Province in Peru. The district of Tomas was official founded on October 16, 1933. Placed just above the Canyon of Uchco and surrounded by three majestic mountains Tunshupalpa, Uman Hua ...

                                               

Yanawayin Lake

Yanawayin is a lake in the central Peruvian Andes. It lies in the Lima Region, Huaral Province, Andamarca District, near the village of Yanawayin. The lake is situated at an altitude of about 4.370 m.

                                               

Yuraqqucha (Lima-Junin)

Yuraqqucha is a mountain in the Andes of Peru, about 5.100 metres high. It is located in the Junin Region, Yauli Province, Morococha District, and in the Lima Region, Huarochiri Province, Chicla District. Yuraqqucha lies northwest of a lake named ...

                                               

Borja, Peru

Borja is a small city in the Loreto Region of Peru. Borja was founded in 1634. It was named in homage to the viceroy of Peru, Francisco de Borja y Aragon. It was used as a base of support for incursions and conquests of a series of forest nations ...

                                               

Datem del Marañon Province

The Datem del Marañon is one of the eight provinces in the Loreto Region of Peru. It was created on August 2, 2005 during the presidency of Alejandro Toledo.

                                               

Lagunas District, Alto Amazonas

Lagunas District is one of six districts of the Alto Amazonas Province, in the Department of Loreto, in Peru. It is bordered by the districts of Alto Pastaza, Pastaza, Jeberos, Santa Cruz, Urarinas and Parinari. The capital, Lagunas, sits on the ...

                                               

Requena Province

The Requena Province is one of the eight provinces in the Loreto Region of Peru. It was created by Law No. 9815 on July 2, 1943 by president Manuel Prado Ugarteche. Its territory is part of the Amazon Rainforest, as such, it is characterized by h ...

                                               

Ucayali Province

The Ucayali Province is one of the eight provinces in the Loreto Region of Peru. It was created on October 13, 1900, by president Eduardo Lopez de Romaña. Its territory is mostly flat except for the Ganso Azul mountain range in its eastern part.

                                               

Ilo Province

The Ilo Province is one of three provinces that make up the Moquegua Region in Peru. The province is the largest mining center in all of the southern Peru area.

                                               

Phaqu Qawa (Moquegua-Tacna)

Phaqu Qawa is a 4.796-metre-high mountain in the Andes of southern Peru. It is located in the Moquegua Region, Mariscal Nieto Province, Carumas District, and in the Tacna Region, Candarave Province, Candarave District. It lies west of a lake name ...

                                               

Tacune

Tacune / colored medicinal earth, -ni a suffix to indicate ownership, "the one with the taku tree" or "the one with medicinal earth") is a mountain in the Andes of Peru, about 5.500 metres high. It is situated south of Lake Salinas and east of th ...

                                               

Uturunqani (Moquegua-Puno)

Uturunqani, -ni a suffix to indicate ownership, "the one with the jaguar", Hispanicized spelling Uturuncane) is a mountain in the Andes of southern Peru, about 4.600 metres high. It is located in the Moquegua Region, General Sanchez Cerro Provinc ...

                                               

Huaguruncho

Huaguruncho, Tarata or Huagaruncho is a 5.723-metre-high mountain in the Huaguruncho mountain range in the Andes of Peru. Its highest peak, officially named Tarata, is located in the Pasco Region, Pasco Province, on the border of the districts of ...

                                               

Oxapampa Province

The Oxapampa Province is the largest of three provinces that make up the Pasco Region in Peru. The capital of the Oxapampa province is the city of Oxapampa.

                                               

Pasco Province

The Waqurunchu mountain range traverses the province. One of the highest mountains of the province is Waqurunchu at 5.748 m 18.858 ft. Other mountain are listed below:

                                               

Raura mountain range

Raura is a mountain range located in the Andes of Peru, on the boundaries of the regions of Huanuco, Lima and Pasco. It extends between 10°21 and 10°31S and 76°41 and 76°50W for about 20 km. It lies a few kilometres southeast of Huayhuash mountai ...

                                               

Ayabaca

Ayabaca is a town in the highlands of the Piura Region in northwestern Peru, near the border with Ecuador. It is located in the Ayabaca Province and is capital of that province and Ayabaca District, to the southeast of the Ecuadorian border town ...

                                               

Chulucanas

Chulucanas is a town in Morropon Province, Piura Region, Peru. It lies in the Piura Valley just north of the confluence of the Charanal River with the Piura River. Chulucanas is the administrative seat for both Chulucanas District and Morropon Pr ...

                                               

Illescas Peninsula

Illescas is a peninsula in northwestern Peru. It forms the southern boundary of the Sechura Bay, the largest bay in Peru. Sechura Bay also includes the northernmost portion of the Pacific Ocean that is under the influence of the Peru-Chile or Hum ...

                                               

Marcavelica District

Marcavelica District is one of eight districts of the province Sullana in Peru. It was created by law on 25 March 1952 by the government of President Manuel A. Odria. The headquarters of one of the two dedicated hunting areas in Peru is located i ...

                                               

Miguel Checa District

Miguel Checa District is one of eight districts of the province Sullana in Peru. It was created by law on 10 November 1950 by the government of President Manuel A. Odria. The administrative center of the district is the village of Sojo which is a ...

                                               

Sechura

Sechura is a city in northwestern Peru, 50 km south of Piura. It is the capital of Sechura Province in the Piura Region. The city lends its name to the Sechura Desert, which extends south along most of coastal Peru. Crescent dunes lie south of th ...

                                               

Talara

Talara is a city in the Talara Province of the Piura Region, in northwestern Peru. It is a port city on the Pacific Ocean with a population of 91.444 as of 2017. Its climate is hot and dry. Due to its oil reserves, and ability to produce aviation ...

                                               

Talara Province

Talara is a province in the Piura Region, Peru. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west, the Paita Province on the south, the Sullana Province on the east and the Tumbes Regions Contralmirante Villar Province on the north. Its capital is ...

                                               

Acora District

The city of Acora and the lands that are now part of the district were once the seat of the Caciques Catacora. Acora District was created by Law on May 2, 1954, in Ramon Castilla term.

                                               

Ananea District

The Apolobamba mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest peaks of the district is Palumani at 5.723 m 18.776 ft above sea level. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Ayapata District

The Kallawaya mountain range traverses the district. The highest peak of the district is Allin Qhapaq at 5.780 m 18.963 ft. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Carabaya Province

Carabaya Province is a province of the Puno Region in the southern part of Peru. It is bounded on the north by the Madre de Dios Region, on the east by the Sandia Province, on the south by the provinces of Azangaro, Melgar and Putina and on the w ...

                                               

Chucuito Province

Chucuito is cited by Comentarios Reales de los Incas. On the 1st chapter of the 3th book of Comentarios reales de los incas, Chucuito is mentioned because of huge monuments and anthropomorphic statues.

                                               

Cuyocuyo District

The Apolobamba mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest elevations of the district is Qurwari at approximately 5.200 m 17.100 ft. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Iscailarjanco

Iscailarjanco is a 5.415-metre-high mountain in the Andes of southern Peru It is located in the Puno Region, El Collao Province, Santa Rosa District, and in the Tacna Region, Candarave Province, Candarave District. It is southwest of Loriscota an ...

                                               

Ituata District

The Kallawaya mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest elevations of the district is Qiruni at 5.259 m 17.254 ft. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Jajahuaycho

Jajahuaycho or Ccaccahuaycho is a mountain in the Apolobamba mountain range in Peru and the name of a lake near the mountain. The mountain and the lake are located in the Puno Region, Putina Province, Ananea District. The peak reaches about 5.200 ...

                                               

Lampa Province

The province has an area of 5.791.73 square kilometers 2.236.20 sq mi and is split into ten districts. Paratia Vilavila Palca Lampa Pucara Santa Lucia Ocuviri Nicasio Cabanilla Calapuja

                                               

Limbani District

Some of the highest mountains of the district are listed below: Qalawaña Wirta Pata Warachani Ankayuq Kuchu Yana Urqu Karka Chunta Ariquma Chuxñaquta Surapata Urqu Puka Pukayuq

                                               

Macusani District

The Kallawaya mountain range lies northeast of Macusani. The highest peak of the district is Allin Qhapaq at 5.805 m 19.045 ft. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Pacocahua (Puno)

Pacocahua is a mountain in the Andes of Peru, about 5.000 metres high. It is situated in the Puno Region, El Collao Province, Santa Rosa District, and in the Puno Province, Acora District. It lies south of Coline and southeast of Arichua.

                                               

Puno Province

Puno is a province in the Puno Region, in southeastern Peru. It borders the provinces of Huancane, San Roman, El Collao and the Moquegua Regions province of General Sanchez Cerro. Its capital is the city of Puno, which is located at the edge of L ...

                                               

Qallu Larqanku

Qallu Larqanku is a mountain in the Andes of southern Peru, about 5.300 m high. It is located in the Puno Region, El Collao Province, Santa Rosa District, southwest of a lake named Lurisquta. Qallu Larqanku lies northeast of Jiska Larqanku and La ...

                                               

Quenamari

Quenamari, Kenamari or Quinamari is 5.294-metre high a mountain in the Carabaya mountain range in the Andes of Peru. It is located in the Puno Region, Carabaya Province, Antauta District, and in the Melgar Province, Ajoyani District, southeast of ...

                                               

Quiaca District

The Apolobamba mountain range traverses the district. Some of the highest mountains of the districtare listed below: Wanakuni Ritipata Ananea Liqiliqini Qucha Kunka Wilaquta Qaqinkurani Yana Urqu Kayrani Chimpa Qiswarani Quchapata

                                               

San Antonio de Putina Province

The Apolobamba mountain range traverses the province. Wiskachani Chawpi Urqu, the highest mountain of the range, lies on the border with Bolivia. Other peaks of the province are listed below:

                                               

San Roman Province

San Roman is a province in the Puno Region of Peru. It borders the provinces of Lampa, Azangaro, Puno, Huancane, the Arequipa Province of the Arequipa Region and Moquegua Regions province of General Sanchez Cerro. Its capital is the city of Julia ...

                                               

Sina District

The Apolobamba mountain range traverses the district. The highest peaks of the district is Chawpi Urqu at 6.044 m 19.829 ft above sea level which is also the highest elevation of the range. Other mountains are listed below:

                                               

Vilavila District

One of the highest peaks of the district is Pariwana at 5.022 m 16.476 ft. Other mountains are listed below: Wallatani Achuqallani Wisa Llanqirani Salla Pata Pukarani

                                               

Vilque District

Vilque District is one of fifteen districts of the province Puno in Peru. Vilque was the location of the major fair during the nineteenth century of goods from Bolivia and Argentina and especially for mules from Salta.

                                               

Wirta Pata

Wirta Pata, pata step, "vegetable garden step", also spelled Huerta Pata) is a mountain in the Andes of Peru and the name of a lake near the mountain. The mountain and the lake are located in the Puno Region, Sandia Province, Limbani District. Th ...

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