The Central Highlands Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Central Highlands - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Ayacucho 10

Huancayo 8

Huánuco 6

Huancavelica 5

Tarma 4

Concepción 1

Quinua 1

Reserva Nacional de Junín 1

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Historic District/ Site 1

House/ Mansion/ Villa 2

Market/ Bazaar 1

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Nature Preserve/ Wildlife Refuge 2

Park/ Playground 2

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Religious Building/ Site/ Shrine 9

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  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Tarma sits at more than 3,000 meters (10,000 feet) but is a stone's throw from the ceja de selva (high jungle), where many of Peru's...

Gruta de Guagapo

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Head northwest of Tarma 28 km (17 miles) to Palcamayo, then continue 4 km (2½ miles) west to explore the Gruta de Guagapo limestone...

San Pedro de Cajas

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About 15 km (9 miles) northwest of Tarma is the town of San Pedro de Cajas, well known for its exquisite weaving and as an excellent...

Señor de Muruhuay Sanctuary

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The village of Acobamba is a 10-km (6-mile) drive from town in the direction of Chanchamayo, and is home to the El Señor de Muruhuay...