MAP OF THE COUNTY DE SULLANA
MAP OF THE COUNTY DE SULLANA
The County of Sullana is one of the 08 counties of the Department of Piura, the Department of Piura it has 64 districts, of which the County of Sullana has eight that are:
|3||IGNACIO SQUIRE (San Hyacinth)|
|6||MIGUEL CHECKS (Sojo)|
The main attractiveness of the city of Sullana are the following ones:
Main Sacred Church Trinidad of Sullana
Located to an end of the Square of Weapons of Sullana.
Church of Gothic style, of architectural beautiful lines and adorned with towers in the ends.
Fence of Chira
To 39 km to the north of the city of Piura (45 minutes in car).
Fence that it houses fields of rice, lemon plantations and the palms of Marcavelica. Favorable place for the practice of aquatic sports as the motonáutica or the walks in boat. In the heart of the valley he/she is the city of Sullana, well-known as Perla of Chira.
Hunt Limit Angolo
To 115 km to the north of the city of Sullana (3 hours in van 4 x 4).
Area of 65 thousand hectares (of those which alone 10.200 are walled) that extends on it leaves of the estribaciones of the mountain range of Amotapes. The landscape is dominated by a dry forest and a group of gulches and hills. The height varies from the 540 msnm in the village Angolo, until the 1613 msnm in the summit of the hill Carrizal.
It houses very varied fauna, highlighting 17 species of mammals like the deer white line, the puma, the wild cat, the sajino, the squirrel and the bear anthill. 150 species of birds like the condor exist, the real vulture, the sparrow hawk, the kestrel, the mountain partridge and doves; 13 species of reptiles, 7 of amphibians and 10 of fish. Among the flora they stand out the locust and the faique, the sacred stick, the almond tree, the polopolo, the frejolillo, the ceibo, the sapota, the hualtaco. The hunt in the area is regulated and controlled. This area integrates the Reservation of Biosphere of the Northwest, grateful as such for UNESCO from March 1 of 1977.
To 14 km of the city of Sullana in the district of Marcavelica.
It was the first city been founded by the Spaniards in South Pacific. In their square a shaft built in the year 1932 rises, in commemoration of the fourth centennial of its foundation.
It Dams of Poechos
To 27 km of the city of Sullana, in the district of Lancones.
Reservorio of water that, in greater level times it likens to an artificial lake, even arriving until the limit with Ecuador. In their outlet he/she is a monumental architectural structure of floodgates and dikes. A piscicultura project has been developed with the cultivation of species of fresh water, highlighting the tilapia, the trout and the paiche. It is excellent for the practice of nautical sports and he/she fishes.
Prey Derivadora Sullana
To 38 km of the city of Piura, among the hill Teodomiro (main floodgate) and the Hill of Mambré. It forms a mirror of water with view to the city of Sullana. The place is favorable for the practice of aquatic sports.
Park National Hills of Amotape
To 90 km to the north of the city of Sullana (3 hours in car), to the village The Papaya tree (control position), access door to the park. The park is shared by the regions Piura and Knock down (from where it is easier to arrive). Their 91.300 hectares present variable altitudes that you/they go from the 200 to the 1613 msnm, and a relief marked by hills and hills of the chain of The Pitch or Amotape. With a temperature annual average of 24ºC, this dry equatorial forest, possesses a biological great diversity.
Among the most characteristic trees they highlight the locusts, hualtacos, charanes, sapotas, pasallos and guayacanes. The wild fauna is very rich in representative species of the tropical forest, of arid areas and of the Andean mountain range. They highlight the Andean condor, the tigrillo, the red deer, the sajino, the gray deer, the squirrel of white nape and the parrot red head. The park is part of the Reservation of Biosphere of the Northeast.
Page created web March 30 of the one 2005.
© Copyright 2005 Gualberto Valderrama C.