LAMUDTOUR SARCOPHAGUSES DE KARAJIA AND TOWN OF DIED
The County of Luya is one of the 07 counties of the Department of Amazons, he/she has a surface of 3,236 Km2. He/she understands three ecological floors: puna, Quechua and tropical valley. The cultivations of more importance are the potato, pea, wheat, corn, barley and bean.
The County of Luya has among of its tourist attractiveness to the Strength of Kuelap, the icon bigger than the tourism in the Department of Amazons, other attractiveness of great importance are Huaylla Nativity and the Caverns of Quiocta.
Huaylla Nativity located in the districts of Inquilpata and Conilla, for the biodiversity and the environment paisajístico that it possesses the it presents as a tourist great attractiveness with the additional one of being an access option toward the archaeological complex of Great Vilaya.
The Caverns of Quiocta have great relevance like tourist resources but their competitive force is centered toward the specialized segment of speleology that has their market niches in countries of North America and Europe in who he/she has wakened up the interest to explore this type of resources.
Lamud is the capital of the County of Luya, the District of Lámud it limits to the north with San Cristóbal's district, to the east with the county of Bongará and the county of Chachapoyas, to the south with the district of Luya and the district of Trita and to the west again with the district of Luya.
The district was created February 5 1861 by means of Law without number and he/she has a dear bigger population to 2.000 inhabitants. Their capital is the town of Lámud and the employer parties of Lámud take place September 14. The districts, towns and villages of Lamud are: Tingorbamba, the Myth, Corridor, Chichita, Quilaylon, Tozan, Tints, Vaquin, Cuemal, Cuelon, Rongay, Chilmal and Cushpaurco.
The county of Chachapoyas, as its similar of Luya is the maximum exponents as for tourist attractiveness of the region, in additional Luya to Kuelap, Huayla Nativity, Quiocta, Karajia, Town of Dead and Revash finds:
The archaeological place Wanglic is located inside the jurisdiction of the district of Luya, County of the same name. To consent to the enclosure you should travel in automobile through a highway affirmed for a while approximate of 15 minutes in whose itinerary one can observe the gulch of Tinkas; starting from there he/she takes a deviation that leads to Wanglic. The route is had an accident, with slopes and voyages throughout the whole road that you travels approximately in 1 hour with 10 minutes.
During the itinerary a flora wide variety is appreciated, in which you/they highlight the pencas, romerillos, chishca, ichus. The fauna this conformed by foxes, squirrels, rabbits, toads, picaflores, sparrow hawks, among other species.
In the final tract of the journey, a bridge is crossed made of stone blocks in whose left side an iron rail rises; starting from this sector it is ascended more by 05 minutes until arriving to the archaeological place.
Wanglic is crags between two, its structures have circular form, built with the help of stone and mud. It is also observed anthropomorphous figures in low relief decorating their walls. It is believed that these constructions were built with the purpose of storing agricultural products of the area.
I CENTER COMMUNAL OF TEXTILE CRAFT MARÍA
In María's town, Tingo.
The Communal Center of Textile Craft of María, was born like part of the project PROMARTUC, financed by the bottom PERUVIAN ITALO and it has a total of 20 associates who you/they elaborate its handmade products in a shop located in the same town that has a production area where the looms and other instruments are located dedicated to this end; sale area, is about a small room that has been conditioned to exhibit the textile products; the warehouse, is the place of matter storing it prevails and products in stock.
MIRADOR DE LAMUD URCO
The Mirador of you Lick Urco it is located inside the jurisdiction of the city of Lamud, county of Luya. You accesa to him by lorry affirmed, to some 5 minutes of the city of Lamud. The Mirador of Lamud Urco is located in the high part of a mountain, on which a circular structure has been built made of stone whose cover presents lintel form. It is entered him through a bleacher of 4 steps. In their interior a circular platform of 3 levels is observed made of stone in whose summit a wooden cross rises. From this place it is observed so much to the city of Lamud like the city of Luya. As well as the whole environment paisajístico that surrounds them.
Peña Tuente is located to 20 min., walking of the town of Colcamar, district of the same name.
The access to Peña Tuente is through a path, which leaves ascending for 25 min. In the itinerary it is possible to observe in their width the whole ecosystem of the area, standing out like the man has adapted to this geographical space. The enclosure this constituted by constructions in a semicircular way, their bases are made of stone and on them he/she gets up parts of that that at some time were their walls. All they are located on a narrow shelf in decline, characteristic of this mountainous area. In this place they have been funerals of human remains inside the walls of their vivencias.
SARCOPHAGUSES DE SHOLÓN
To go toward the Sarcophaguses of Sholon, he/she takes as starting point the city of Tingo, you continuous by lorry affirmed, until arriving at one time to Colcamar approximate of trip of 1 hour, then one walks for 40 min., through an uneven trail, with slopes and plans. During the itinerary the high part of the Waterfall of Sholón, resource to the one is observed that you cannot enter for the rural of its area. The area this surrounded of vegetation among those that highlights blackberry's bramble, orchids, chisca, bananas, useful, among other species. The fauna this compound one for rabbits, snakes, foxes. The sarcophaguses are located on the edge of a boulder, in a rocky coat. The place is of difficult access, for such an alone reason it is possible to observe it in the distance. This integrated by sarcophaguses that present characteristic architectural anthropomorphous, 02 of those which are conserved in form integrate, while the three remaining they are depredated. The archaeological place also this conformed by stone structures in form to circulate in whose interior has been human remains. It is also appreciated in their walls friezes, which have form of rhombuses and in zigzag.
He/she takes as starting point the city of Luya it stops then to continue by lorry affirmed until the deviation that leads at one time to the archaeological resource of Wanglic approximate of 15 minutes. Starting from there one walks for an uneven path for 1 hour until arriving to the waterfall, located to 7 minutes of the archaeological complex. The waterfall presents 2 falls of water, being the last of them the one that reaches bigger height, which will rest in a puddle of water that it serves like retain; that pours its waters to the river Tincas, flowing of the river Utcubamba. The vegetation that surrounds to the resource is characteristic of the area, like it is the case of the penca, ichu, chishca, romerillos, among other species.
LAGOON DE CHILMAL
The lagoon of Chilmal is located to the north of the city of Lamud, capital of the county of Luya. The approximate time of journey is by lorry of 25 minutes affirmed. The lagoon has a mirror of water in an ovoidal way, around this vegetation characteristic of the area is appreciated, the totora that surrounds to the lagoon highlighting. It should be emphasized that the visitors of the lagoon should be careful to the moment to make their entrance, this is, because the riverside of the lagoon this humidified, what makes it dangerous.
To visit Kajta, he/she takes as starting point to the city of capital Lámud of the county of Luya, the trip is carried out by lorry affirmed at one time approximate of 10 minutes, skirting the river Jucusbamba, starting from there you goes up a slope for approximately 05 minutes. Kajta is conformed at the moment by circular built structures of stone and mud that completed a residence function, single parts of its walls they are observed, which present niches and friezes. He/she has also been evidences of paintings rupestres in their enclosures. It should be emphasized that the archaeological place Kajta is in not well conservation state, this because they are exposed so much to the natural inclemencies as to the man's hand.
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