Temple of the Crossed Hands – Tourism in Peru

KotoshVisiting Hours : Daytime.

Location : 5 km west of Huánuco (10 minutes by car).

Huanuco

An archaeological complex that is more than 4,000 years old. It comprises 3 overlapping temples: Nichitos, Blanco and Manos Cruzadas, which have five niches. The sculptures of the crossed hands can be seen next to the main niche. On one of the sculptures, the right hand rests on the left, and on the other, the left hand rests on the right. It is believed that this corresponds to the notion of duality present in the worldview of the site’s ancient inhabitants.

Huanuco Attractions in the City
San Cristobal Church (Iglesia Shan Cristóbal)-Huanuco

San Cristobal Church (Iglesia Shan Cristóbal)-Huanuco

  Visiting Hours : Daytime and at night. Location : on the left bank of the Huallaga river portentous. Once founded the city of Huanuco, Huanuco in antiplanicie Old had a place up the church dedicated to Our Lady of...

Huánuco Plaza de Armas – City Tour Huanuco

Huánuco Plaza de Armas – City Tour Huanuco

Visiting Hours : Daytime and at night. Location : In the centre of the city. Huanuco Featuring a central fountain sculpted in 1845 by the Italian architect Julio Seretti. The base is made of a stone that was worshipped...

Huánuco Cathedral – Cathedral Tours in Peru

Huánuco Cathedral – Cathedral Tours in Peru

Visiting Hours : Mon-Sun 9.00 am – 1.00 pm, and 4.00 pm – 8:00 pm. Location : Jr. Dámaso Beraún No 701. Huanuco Built in 1966, it houses a collection of paintings from the Cuzco school and a Baroque-style...

Calicanto Bridge – Huanuco Attractions in The City

Calicanto Bridge – Huanuco Attractions in The City

Visiting Hours : Daytime. Location : 400 metres from Huánuco plaza (4 blocks). Huanuco The first stone was laid in 1879. The bridge was built on the river Huallaga and is 60 metres long. It was built with granite...

San Francisco Church – Catholic Churches in Peru

San Francisco Church – Catholic Churches in Peru

Visiting Hours : Mon-Sun 6.00 am – 10.00 am, and 5.00 pm – 8:00 pm. Location : Jr. Damaso Beraún No 391. Huanuco Initially built in 1560 and renovated many years later in the neoclassical style. The altars retain...

Temple of the Crossed Hands – Tourism in Peru

Temple of the Crossed Hands – Tourism in Peru

Visiting Hours : Daytime. Location : 5 km west of Huánuco (10 minutes by car). Huanuco An archaeological complex that is more than 4,000 years old. It comprises 3 overlapping temples: Nichitos, Blanco and Manos Cruzadas, which have five...

Huanuco Attractions Beyond the City
Lake Lauricocha (Lago Lauricocha)- Huanuco

Lake Lauricocha (Lago Lauricocha)- Huanuco

Visiting Hours : Daytime  8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m. Location : 63.5 miles/ 7 hours Lauricocha Lagoon is located in the district of San Miguel de Cauri in the province of Lauricocha , in the department of Huanuco It is...

The Cave of the Pavas (La Cueva de las Pavas)-Huanuco

The Cave of the Pavas (La Cueva de las Pavas)-Huanuco

Visiting Hours: Daytime. Location: 15 kilometers Visiting Hours: Daytime.Turkeys Cave 15 kilometers from Tingo Maria. The final leg of a deep and narrow gorge through which runs a stream, forming small beaches and wells surrounded by lush vegetation is found.

The Cave of the Owls (La Cueva de las Lechuzas)-Huanuco

The Cave of the Owls (La Cueva de las Lechuzas)-Huanuco

Visiting Hours: Daytime. Location: 11 kilometers Visiting  Hours: Daytime. The cave of owls is located in the foothills of the “Sleeping Beauty”, 11 kilometers from Tingo Maria It is a huge limestone cave that houses inside a large colony...

Huánuco Pampa Archaeological Complex  – Peru Archaeology

Huánuco Pampa Archaeological Complex – Peru Archaeology

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La Perricholi House – Peru Travel

La Perricholi House – Peru Travel

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Tomayquichua – Peru Attractions

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Garu Archaeological Complex – Tourism in Huanuco

Garu Archaeological Complex – Tourism in Huanuco

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Shismay Estate – Huanuco Tours

Shismay Estate – Huanuco Tours

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Huanuco Festivals
Lake Lauricocha (Lago Lauricocha)- Huanuco

Lake Lauricocha (Lago Lauricocha)- Huanuco

Visiting Hours : Daytime  8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m. Location : 63.5 miles/ 7 hours Lauricocha Lagoon is located in the district of San Miguel de Cauri in the province of Lauricocha , in the department of Huanuco It is...

The Cave of the Pavas (La Cueva de las Pavas)-Huanuco

The Cave of the Pavas (La Cueva de las Pavas)-Huanuco

Visiting Hours: Daytime. Location: 15 kilometers Visiting Hours: Daytime.Turkeys Cave 15 kilometers from Tingo Maria. The final leg of a deep and narrow gorge through which runs a stream, forming small beaches and wells surrounded by lush vegetation is found.

The Cave of the Owls (La Cueva de las Lechuzas)-Huanuco

The Cave of the Owls (La Cueva de las Lechuzas)-Huanuco

Visiting Hours: Daytime. Location: 11 kilometers Visiting  Hours: Daytime. The cave of owls is located in the foothills of the “Sleeping Beauty”, 11 kilometers from Tingo Maria It is a huge limestone cave that houses inside a large colony...

Huánuco Pampa Archaeological Complex  – Peru Archaeology

Huánuco Pampa Archaeological Complex – Peru Archaeology

Visiting Hours : Daytime. Location : 144 km from Huánuco (5 hours by car). Huanuco Also known as Huánuco Marka or Old Huánuco, this was an Inca administrative centre and an important production centre, especially for high quality woven...

La Perricholi House – Peru Travel

La Perricholi House – Peru Travel

Visiting Hours : Mon – Sun 9.00 am – 5.00 pm. Location : 18 km from Huánuco (25 minutes). Huanuco The ancestral home where Micaela Villegas, known as La Perricholi, (the famous lover of Viceroy Amat) lived. Built from...

Tomayquichua  – Peru Attractions

Tomayquichua – Peru Attractions

Visiting Hours : Daytime. Location : 18 km south of Huánuco (25 minutes). Huanuco An area full of narrow streets and beautiful landscapes that still has many ancient houses with spacious courtyards. The place where Micaela Villegas, known as...

Garu Archaeological Complex – Tourism in Huanuco

Garu Archaeological Complex – Tourism in Huanuco

Visiting Hours : Daytime. Location : 75 km from Huánuco (2 hours 30 minutes by car). Huanuco Considered to be the political and administrative centre of the Yaros or Yarowilcas culture, this was one of the most organised and...

Shismay Estate – Huanuco Tours

Shismay Estate – Huanuco Tours

Visiting Hours : Daytime. Location : 17 km from Huánuco. Huanuco An isolated world in which to enjoy peace and tranquillity, this is 3,500 hectares of land in the Peruvian central Andes.

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