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CAPITAL POMABAMBA OF THE COUNTY DE POMABAMBA


Pomabamba is encased in a small plain, in front of the majestic one snowy of Jancapampa, in the oriental slope of the Mountain range Blanca, in the right margin of the river Pomabamba, call river singer Taky mayu.

Panoramically from Ichik yayno a paradisiac valley of color esmeraldino is appreciated due to its eternal greenery, for the proliferations of the fruit-bearing dense trees and the bushes of all class.

Pomabamba is 3000 m.s.n.m. and he/she has a temperate climate with marked winter stations and summer with a station of rains of January to March. The city is divided in neighborhoods: Cañarí and Convent, considered the most traditional.

NEIGHBORHOOD CAÑARI

It is in the south part of the city of Pomabamba, their geographical extension is made of the centennial cedars that are erected from the square of weapons. The patron saint of Cañari is Saint John the Baptist, from the synod in Piscobamba the year 1594. Inca Túpac Yupanqui, continued with the works of construction of the Inca great road from Cuzco to Cajamarca with address to Tumibamba, in Ecuador, but he/she had to go by the vicinities of the village of Pajash. Reason why, he/she had to make emigrate to the brave cañaris that exterminated the harmful pumas, then the mitimaes they stayed being located in the current neighborhood Cañari forever.

NEIGHBORHOOD OF CONVENT

In the time of the peak virreynal in the year 1708 the Convent of Casma suffered repeated lootings on the part of the English pirates Francisco Drake, being transferred Pomabamba whose missionaries gave shine to the Catholic evangelism, the Neighborhood of "The Convent" is located in the north part of the city. Their patron saint is San Francisco from Assisi, from the year 1708.

ROADS OF ACCESS

It is connected with all the main cities of cla coast through the access roads:
Pomabamba, Piscobamba, San Luis, Huari, Chavín, Cátac, Lima.
Pomabamba, Piscobamba, Llumpa, Yanama, Yungay, Carhuaz, Huaraz, Lima.
Pomabamba, Sihuas, Pasacancha, Yánac, the Pampas, Chimbote, Trujillo.
Pomabamba, Huayllán, Lucma, Yanama, Huaraz, Lima.

AS ARRIVING TO POMABAMBA

Pomabamba is called "The City of the Cedars", it is also known as "Perla of Conchucos", for its inigualable location, illustrious men's Cradle and witness of countless actions heroic exteriorizadas when the actions were forged after the Independence of Peru.

Their development you this achieving thanks to the strength of the residents that you/they come making possible an entire process of changes in the social, economic and cultural aspects.

To Pomabamba you arrives after a long, but pleasant trip, from any point of the country and it is enough with passing the boundaries ancashinos to be nurtured of a series of landscapes, where their summits snowy and beautiful lagoons will capture him. To there is it to add their delicious climate, their flora and their fauna that are really extraordinary.

If you travels from Lima, the entrance to the Alley of Conchucos begins in Catác, to go then by Chavín, where one can know the mysteries of this millennial strength, of there we arrive to Huari, to continue to San Luis, Piscobamba and finally Pomabamba.

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TOURIST ATTRACTIVENESS OF THE CITY

SOURCE "WATER OF LOVE" CURAYACU.

Curayacu presents a not very uneven humid valley and covered with surrounded pikuyo of eucalyptus forests that represents a beautiful place, with harmony of the modern and traditional constructions, it represents a beautiful place, with harmony of the modern and traditional constructions, it represents a gentle and calm place to enjoy the nature that surrounds it.

To arrive to this legendary spring, he/she leaves from the amras square, continuing for Jr. Huamachuco until the plazuela of The Convent, Jrión Arica to about 100 meters to the right.

THERMAL BATHROOMS DE POMABAMBA.

To people that Pomabamba visits, they cannot stop to be given the pleasure to enjoy the medicinal bathrooms water heater that there is in the city, the same ones that are located to 500 meters of the Square of Weapons.

Their waters are very grateful for their healing effects in rheumatic affections, dermatológicas and bronchial, being preferred for own and strange. The bathrooms that already have very well a fame achieved they are to the disposition of all the users that Pomabamba visits.

OTHER ATTRACTIVENESS OF THE CITY.

Inside the city there are diverse places that are special reason to know them, I eat their Square of Weapons for example, it is Also necessary to highlight a very traditional place that is the Chapel of "Tayta Rumi", located in an end from the exit to Huayllán.

They count the villagers that in that place, some workers of the town threw to the river a stone, without realizing that this he/she had carved the image of a Crucified Christ, the same one that was revealed to some residents, achieving that the stone returns to the origin place, to avoid negative premonitions. When returning the stone, the residents decided to build their chapel to which visit permanently to offer their prayers to the towering one, taking I get flowers and candles.

They can also visit especially the Municipal Stadium and the Taurine Complex that are two very pleasant places, when social, cultural and sport diverse activities are developed.

Likewise it is necessary the pleasant countryside that surrounds to the city that he/she can very well to be taken advantage of by people that they like to carry out walks, lovers of the free air and the beautiful landscapes to highlight from where one can enjoy the special mark that you/they offer the diverse ones snowy of the Mountain range Blanca.

The park of Yanapampa that is located in the Neighborhood of Convent, where it can rest enjoying the free air. And if you want to swear eternal love to their lover anything better than going to "The Curve of the Love", where it is family to observe to dozens of couples that visit her. The area is a pleasant forest, surrounded of big trees and this located to the south entrance of the city. In the surroundings, the neighbors offer diverse drinks and until typical diverse plates of the area.

AMANICOS DE KURWAS.

They are funeral caverns to ways of grapes, under the hill of the same name with windows in front of the exit of the sun, in the heights of the village of Huanchacbamba to 08 kilometers of distance from the City of Pomabamba. You can travel in car until Huayllán, then on foot or to horse for one hour, observing a series of archaeological megalithic remains.

WAJASH.

Located to the South-west of Pomabamba, on 3,600 m.s.n.m. A civil population whose remains still exist rustically with an entrevero of stones canteadas and other figured ones was, but the rural siblings after the promulgation of the Ordinance Law Nº 17716 of 1,969, they have transformed into agricultural parcels, however still they can be observed an important part. the distance of Pomabamba is of 11 Km. and you can arrive after 03 hours of walk.Washaj is to the South of the Community of Jachaspampa and the north of the Community of Atapacha.

KARWAJ.

This in the low part of Washaj, the location and distance is similar to this. It is a Plain with a slight inclination toward the east. According to the last studies, it turns out to be a building where they were carried out scientific studies, especially of Astronomy, Astrology, perhaps to decipher the mysteries for that reason, the main building in a circular way didn't have roof and he/she resembles the Arab or Egyptian old architecture a lot. Formerly it was supposed that it was a sanctuary, what has been discarded. The housings group in well designed 04 blocks, each group even possesses Funeral Chullpas and outside of the cluster of Chullpas in destruction is to the edge of the abyss.

I LINE GAGA.

From the City of the Cedars dista 20 Kms. it is located to the South of the Community of Atapachca, understanding of the district of Huayllán. The constructions of these archaeological remains are of military type, a garnish that protected Awkin was surely it Marks.

AWKIN MARKS.

It is the continuation of Ray-Gaga, separate only for a crowded hollow of rough stones. They are older constructions of the Culture Konchucana, they are rustic and he only lacks the roof.It is divided in four blocks by high and wide walls constituted with stones and red mud. It is interesting for their antiquity and their location to the edge of two abysses between the West and the North.The South part is protected by a discharge, long and wide wall, which stays in spite of the lapsed time almost intact as challenging at the time.

GREAT YAYNO.

Located to 20 Km. to the South-west of the City of Pomabamba. It is a truncated cone whose altitude is of 4,000 m.s.n.m.The constructions seem to be like a replica of Male Picchu, the difference that has with Chavín of Huantar is only for that lacks of having carved lithic. They exist more than 100 constructions of different types. During the year it is almost only visited by generally European Tourists.From Pomabamba you can travel on foot, to horse loin, but it can also leave with vehicle until Huayllán and from there on foot delaying 02 hours, it costs up.

QUECHGAS.

Dista only a Km. from Yayno, where you can arrive on foot or in acémila. Many Chulpas exists, Pukullos and some very interesting housings especially for the specialists of the archaeology, anthropology and other disciplines.

CUCUPA MARKA.

This in the heights of the Community of Genius, fences to the Mining Seat of Tungsten and Lead in the denominated hill Tuctubamba. They are remains of a civil population's housings, it is calculated that from Pomabamba dista more or less 25 Kms.

SNOWY AND LAGOONS DE POMABAMBA

Pomabamba is a tourist great potential, at the present time not very well-known for foreign and national tourists that which makes it interesting to those that we like the adventure and the adrenaline, can find from snowy, beautiful imposing lagoons, rivers crystalline, big strengths Incan Pre.

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