Continuing the road toward the north, passing the Sacred Field Yungay, in a space defended by the hills against possible new alluviums coming from Huascarán, the new city of Yungay has risen.
In the suburbs the hill Bread of Sugar rises, where in 1839 he/she took place the battle of Yungay, next to the torrent of the river Ancash. There it concluded the Peruvian-Bolivian Confederation, when being defeated the Bolivian general's forces Santa Cruz. This battle in fact gave him/her the name from Ancash to the department that before Huaylas called herself.
The area of Yungay; of temperate climate, it is propiciapara the hunt of deers, doves, vizcachas and ducks, as well as for the fishing of trouts.
yungay, is the capital of the county of the same name, it is the starting point to visit the lagoons of Llanganuco and to ascend Snowy Huascaran.
PANORAMIC OF NEW YUNGAY
WHITE MOUNTAIN RANGE, BLACK MOUNTAIN RANGE.
THE ONLY THING THAT I AM OF OLD YUNGAY
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