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THE WATERFALL DE YUMBILLA IN LOVE "

HEART"

The Waterfall of Yumbilla finishes it in being rediscovered for the world, this located in the district of Cuispes, bongara County, in the Department or Region Amazons.

Yumbilla, it is also known as in love" "heart; it is a name very sugerente for this waterfall, this is due to that is formed a heart in the center of the first fall.

To arrive to Yumbilla, the route of the marginal highway "Fernando Belaúnde Terry" is continued until Pedro's town Ruiz. Of there you ascends for a deviation to the town of Cuispes, following an affirmed highway of one 10 kilometers in upward form. Of Cuispes, one walks an hour and a half until the foot of the waterfall.


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MINCETUR confirms that Waterfall of Yumbilla has more than 895 meters.

Minister Mercedes Araoz informed that to application of MINCETUR, the Geographical National Institute carried out mensuration work to determine height of the Waterfall of Yumbilla.

Residents of Cuispes get ready to offer services to the visitors.

San Isidro, 03 December of 2007.- the Minister of External Trade and Tourism, Mercedes Araoz confirmed today that the Waterfall of Yumbilla, located in the District of Cuispes, County of Bongará, Department of Amazons has a height of 895.4831 meters with four big falls of water, just as it demonstrates it the study carried out by the Geographical National Institute by responsibility of MINCETUR.

"Then that Alcalde of Cuispes of the existence of this natural wonderful resource informed us, we take charge to the Geographical National (IGN) Institute to carry out the corresponding study to determine the height of the Waterfall of Yumbilla that we believe it will attract more tourists toward that area", it pointed out.

The regular of MINCETUR pointed out that the Waterfall of Yumbilla in its higher part registers an elevation of 2723.5479 meters and in their lower part of 1828.064 meters, giving an elevation difference of 895.4831 meters.

The Waterfall of Yumbilla would be third o'clock more high of the world and the biggest in the department of Amazons if we consider that the Waterfall of Gocta measures 771 meters.

The minister Araoz said that this study that has allowed to determine the height of the waterfall is valuable and it will allow to direct the actions of planning and handling in a combined way with the regional, local government and the population of Cuispes they will be carried out in order to offer the natural resource under sustainable conditions for a demanding and specialized visitor. We "have a circuit of waterfalls that would be conformed by the Waterfall of Yumbilla, the Waterfall of Chinata and the Waterfall of Gocta that it could be traveled in a maximum of two days; ", it delimited.

In that sense, the minister Araoz indicated that MINCETUR, jointly with the Regional Government of Amazons and the local governments of Valera, Cuispes and San Carlos, it will establish the limits for the elaboration of a plan of integral handling of Tourist Use, where the acondicionamiento areas are indicated for the visitor, of intangibilidad and protection of the natural resources and of the environment populations' sustainable development; whose execution will begin in the one 2008. "This discovery helps us to continue promoting the nature tourism and of observation of birds, fauna and flora", he/she specified.

The Waterfall of Yumbilla already receives national and foreign visitors who arrive attracted by the beauty of the landscape. The town of Cuispes, where this resource is located, it houses to 200 families, some of which it has begun to offer tourist services related to the rent of horses; preparation of foods and services of guides.

CAVE SAN FRANCISCO

The study elaborated by IGN points out that in the superior part of the waterfall the Cave San Francisco of Yumbilla is located, where apparently this waterfall is born. The cave possesses an impressive beauty and mystery has 5 meters of high approximately, 9 meters wide of rock and its depth is ignored the residents of alone Cuispes since so far they have been able to enter to a maximum 250 meters.

The route toward the low part of the waterfall is a trail that has approximately 5.70 km of longitude that begins in Cuispes and it continues toward the low part of the waterfall. After one hour on the way is the Mirador "Salt if you can", from where one can observe great part of the Waterfall of Yumbilla. The low part of the waterfall is very impressive since you can appreciate the great cloud that is formed for the crash of the water with the rocks.

The study carried out by IGN points out that around the Waterfall of Yumbilla, the land is mountainous with presence of small, medium trees and of great height; and as for the wild fauna he/she stands out the presence of the cockerels of the rocks, monkeys, reptiles and bears.

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