Personalized search


Santa Cruz's County is one of thirteen o'clock that conform the Department of Cajamarca, belonging to the Region Cajamarca. Lima to the north with the county of Chota, to the east with the county of Hualgayoc, to the south with San Miguel's county, and to the west with the Region Lambayeque. Sacred Cruz has a temperate, dry and sunny climate in the day and cold in the night 22ºC at night. The Capital has an altitude of 2035 m.s.n.m.


To arrive to Santa Cruz is enough facíl, first to travel via air (01 approximate hour) or via terrestrial (approached 12 hours) until the city of Chiclayo. Then to Santa Cruz's city, approached 05 hours. The company of terrestrial transport that you/they cover the route Chiclayo - Santa Cruz is: Pasamayo, Chaqui Transport Tours, Divine Angel. Cost Passage Average: from S/. 10.00 until S/. 15.00, according to agency. In party teporada they show up increments in the passages. The agencies are located in the block 13 of Av. Jorge Chávez - Urb. Campodónico. Schedules of Exit: 8:00 am 9:00 am and 10:00 Monday am to Sunday. 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm on Fridays and Sundays.



The medicinal Bathrooms Water heater of Chancay, they are located in an esplanade, surrounded of hills; The waters spring from the underground coming from a geologic flaw that makes that the water arrives to a temperature from among 35º at 40º and in its composition they show up minerals as the iron, sodium, bromine, etc. The ue allows healing properties, especially for problems of the bones, infertilidad, enter others. The main flow is located to some twenty meters of the wells and they sprout average among 4.5 to 7 liters per second. The center tourist bill with puddles deprived in an I number of four, with Measures of 5 square meters for 1.5 of high. For that concentrated of the minerals in the water and the temperature 35º at 40º are not from among necessary to combine with cold water to be able to take a bath. It is also recommended to take a bath at nights since this you are flooded they concentrate more and the body can assimilate them much quicker. To visit this tourist attractiveness one has to make use of the combis service that you/they leave Santa Cruz's city, the cost of the passage it is of S/. 5.00; the trip lasts approximately 1 hour. The center tourist bill with the lodging services, they restore, cellars fixed telephony, satelital and covering for cellular telephony.


The town of Pore Pore, is jurisdiction of the village of Udima in the district of Catache, county of Santa Cruz, in the Department of Cajamarca. This in the western part of the county is located on the basins of the rivers Chancay and Zaña. The existence of a cemetery denominated prehispanic "Stick Blanco" is known whose conformation geomorfológica this compound one for a summit of slight inclination, having bigger connotation in the skirts of the hill, it was exposed to a quick destruction process for huaqueros parts coming from Cayalti. For the exposed fragmentería and observed in the city, a very interesting aspect is denoted, not alone it was about a human intensive occupation during the formative time but rather the modality in its ceramic; coloration and other attributes of characteristic features are denominated as formative tradition Catache. For their location on the basins of the rivers Chancay and Zaña, it has allowed that from the past, have been a natural corridor that connected with Lambayeque, he/she offers an entire perspective for the archaeological and multidisciplinary investigation.


The Grottos of Ushcupishgo or also called by their residents Grottos of Polulo, beautiful formation in the rock, to which is entered by a long and deep road that gives to a lagoon under the earth, where formations of stalactites can be appreciated that give a mysterious and enigmatic air to this place. It is said of her that is one of those but big of the world, because it embraces 240 km2 and it measures 14.000 bottom meters, in her seven rivers also run, it possesses three waterfalls and eleven lakes. At the moment it is studied and you speculates that there you development a culture still not defined. Demonstrating us that maybe this natural formation also served as natural catacombs and of center ceremonial.


Stone Chamana, is an area of the district of Sexi, known by the peasants for a lot of time. They knew that there some strange", attractive, curious "stones existed, and you miss but that so alone they were for them "stones." They ignored that they were about fossils. Between 1995 and 1997 the Museum of Natural History of the National University bigger than San Marcos, the National Institute of Culture - Lima, and the National Agrarian University Molina specialists sent to Sexi in the area of Geologic Engineering, Paleontology, Museología, Forest Engineering and Geography in order to evaluate the Paleontological Forest in Sexi. The specialists recommended to continue the investigations in Stone Chamana, for their scientific-cultural importance, as well as to begin actions for the protection of the paleontological area. In Peru he/she has not been discovered another paleontological area with such an extension and quantity of vegetable fossils, existing the possibility to find fossil animal. The Forest Paleontological Stone Chamana, fué recognized by INC of Cajamarca April of 1997, 15 as Cultural Patrimony of the Nation and their protection is aided by the Laws 24047, 26576 and the Penal Code (I Decree Legislative 635), chapter VIII: Crimes Against the Cultural Patrimony. Stone Chamana, is reason of scientific interest for institutions like the Museum of Natural History of Cleveland (USA), University of The Silver (Argentina), Museum of Natural History of Frankfurt (Germany) and the University of Hawaii. Regrettably for shortage of funds you cannot still sum up the beginning of some more complete investigation project in the area.


Considered Pattern of Santa Cruz's County which leaves procession all the 28 of September of every year, The image was brought from Spain and this it is wooden policromada, it measures two meters long for two and half of wide, and it shows to Crucified Christ. With great fervor people celebrate her party the 28 of September of every year since days before the central day the faithful ones meet for the novenas, verbenas and fairs that are carried out in Santa Cruz's city. The most important party is considered in Santa Cruz's county.


To a kilometer passing the paleontological forest, for the one on the way to horseshoe to Santa Cruz, in the superior part of a gulch, a pre-Inca construction is located, the one that has an access door and on her seven holes that give illumination to the interior, the facade has an average five meters long, three meters wide and the thickness of the main wall has fifty centimeters. In the interior there are two smaller enclosures that housed in a beginning funerals, those that at the present time are destroyed being only the base of the lateral walls. For the architectural pattern found in the Church of Shuyundo, it is the most important In Santa Cruz's county. The conservation state is to regulate, to reason that not alone the main facade to suffering damages but also the tombs in the interior have been destroyed.


Located in the hill Cotorumí, guardian hill of Santa Cruz, from the summit is appreciated the whole city and its surroundings that present a conglomerate of greenish tones for potato's chacras, yucca, etc; Natural mirador of which can restrain a panoramic view of the towns of Huambos, Chancay Bathrooms, San Luís of the lucma, Sexi among other that they are located in Santa Cruz's surroundings and inclusive part of the access highway Santa Cruz - Chiclayo.


The order to position in Jesús Missions, Verb and it Kills; created November of 1976, 16 which fulfill the function of evangelizing to the districts of Andabamba, Yauyucan, Ninabamba and Uticyacu. Conformed by a minimum of six sisters who directs them he/she is the superior sister Patricia (religious name). This monastery of Andabamba takes like name Mr. of the Miracles and specifically he/she has two small atmospheres for its pastoral work in the mentioned districts.



Page created web March 30 of the one 2005.
© Copyright 2005 Gualberto Valderrama C.