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Top things to do in Ancash Region

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Ranked #1 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Mountains; Parks; Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #2 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Lake 69 (Yungay)
Ranked #3 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #4 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Mountains; Trails
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Lake Churup (Huaraz)
Ranked #5 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #6 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Lake Paron (Caraz)
Ranked #7 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Archaeological Site of Chavin (Chavin de Huantar)
Ranked #8 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks
Once a place of worship, these ruins have been traced to one of the earliest known Andean cultures.
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Pastoruri Glacier (Huascaran National Park)
Ranked #9 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Geologic Formations; Nature and Parks
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Chavin National Museum (Chavin de Huantar)
Ranked #10 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Museums
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Duck Canyon (Huaraz)
Ranked #11 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Geologic Formations; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #12 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Forests; Nature and Parks
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Cordillera Blanca (Huascaran National Park)
Ranked #13 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Mountains; Valleys; Nature and Parks
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Sechin Bajo (Casma)
Ranked #14 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks
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Ranked #15 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Museums
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Ranked #16 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #17 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks

This lovely church is situated a little bit higher in town on the corner of Ramon Castilla and Amadeo Figueroa. (2 Sur con 13 Oriente Huaraz) more »

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Andean Summit (Huaraz)
Ranked #18 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Mountains; Nature and Parks
Owner description: We specialize in mountaineering in the Cordillera Blancas, as well as profesional organized tours. We hire only certified... more » Owner description: We specialize in mountaineering in the Cordillera Blancas, as well as profesional organized tours. We hire only certified mountain guides, and are happy to give free honest information. We also offer treking, day hikes, rock climbing, ice climbing, mountain biking, horseback riding, puenting, and canyoneering. « less
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Ranked #19 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
  • Beautiful church 11/22/2014
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Ranked #21 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks

Monumento Nacional Wilcahuaín is a small Wari archaeological site that dates bakes to 600 to 900 AD. The small ruin is remarkably well preserved. It is an imitation of the temple... more »

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Plaza de Armas (Huaraz)
Ranked #22 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks

Plaza de Armas is the main square of Huaraz and is situated next to the main street Av. Luzuriaga. Interesting buildings around the Plaza de Armas are the Municipalidad, the post... more »

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Ranked #23 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Beaches
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Chankillo (Casma)
Ranked #24 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
  • UNEXPECTED 04/13/2013
Category: Beaches
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Alpamayo (Huascaran National Park)
Ranked #26 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Mountains; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #27 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
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Ranked #28 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #29 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Plaza de Armas (Chimbote)
Ranked #30 of 45 attractions in Ancash Region
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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