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The North Coast and Northern Highlands Sights

Mirador de Retaquenua

  • Av. Confraternidad Inter Sur and Av. Confraternidad Inter Este Map It
  • Huaraz
  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

Updated 09/15/2014

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The lookout point has an excellent view of Huaraz, the Río Santa, and the surrounding mountains. It's a 45-minute walk up, and the directions are complicated so it's best to hire a guide or, better yet, take a taxi.

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Av. Confraternidad Inter Sur and Av. Confraternidad Inter Este, Huaraz, Peru

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Updated 09/15/2014


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