MAP OF THE COUNTY DE PAITA
MAP OF THE COUNTY DE PAITA
Paita, is not the place to which you/they send you when they tell you you "walk yourself to the paita" moon, Paita is one of the 08 counties of the Department of Piura, the Department of Piura it has 64 districts, of which the County of Paita has eight that are:
|4||COLAN (San Lucas)|
|7||VICHAYAL (Sn. Feline of Vichayal)|
The main attractiveness of the city of Paita are the following ones:
Building of the Customs
Av. of Merced of Paita.
Antigua colonial and republican construction of the XIX century, of property of the National Superintendence of Customs
Manuela Marries Sáenz
Jr. New of the Well 390, Paita.
Historical considered place to have been home of Manuelita Sáenz, the woman that captured the Liberator Simón Bolívar.
To 65 km to the west of the city of Piura (55 minutes in car) or 15 km from the city of Paita (10 minutes in car).
Sandy beach, of calm and warm waters. The spa is characterized by its wooden large houses summoned in stone terraces and lifted on piles from whose balconies some of the best settings in sun of the Peruvian coast are observed.
Church San Lucas of Colán
To 18,5 km of the city of Paita, district of New Town of Colán (20 minutes in car).
It dates of the XVI century and it is of Baroque style. Considered the first church built in South Pacific and possessor of an artistic important patrimony. At the moment it is recognized as Historical National Monument.
To 17 km to the south of the city of Paita (25 minutes in car)
Small beach of sandy surface, ideal to practice swimming.
Beach Tea for Two
To 1 km of the beach Yacila (15 minutes on foot)
Suitable for those that look for tranquility and solitude.
To 2 km of the beach Yacila (30 minutes on foot)
Small beach, sandy and of calm waters, ideal for the swimming and nautical sports.
Beach the Gulls
To 14,5 km to the south of the city of Paita (10 minutes in car).
Sandy, very flat and of calm and lukewarm waters. This surrounded by rocky elevations.
To 39 km to the north of the city of Paita, in the district of Vichayal (25 minutes in car).
I center town that highlights for their peculiar mills of wind, built by the residents to lift the water of the river and to water their sembríos.
To 22 km to the south of the city of Paita (30 minutes in car)
Creek located in front of an island guanera (Island Seal), the one that concentrates great quantity of marine wolves, birds guaneras, penguins. It includes the beaches The Lagoon, Beautiful and The Grass.
Beach the Grass
To 10 minutes on foot from the Creek Islilla.
Sandy and stony, of clear waters. It possesses black numerous caves. Among their fauna they highlight marine wolves and the famous penguins of Humboldt.
Bay of Paita
To 60 km to the west of the city of Piura (1 hour in car)
Picturesque bay, call also "Window of Paita", for the unbeatable view that he/she offers.
Page created web March 30 of the one 2005.
© Copyright 2005 Gualberto Valderrama C.