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Nor Yauyos-Cochas Landscape Reserve

Yauyos Province and Jauja Province, Lima, Peru
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Beautiful!

It was a bit difficult to get to Huancaya (car from Huancayo leaves only at 4.45 am from parque de... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Marc v
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Enjoy the landscape!

I've read it was the best landscape in Lima province, so we went there camping last weekend: it was... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
ValvaMG
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
15 Aug 2016
“Beautiful!”
3 Aug 2016
“Enjoy the landscape!”
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Yauyos Province and Jauja Province, Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It was a bit difficult to get to Huancaya (car from Huancayo leaves only at 4.45 am from parque de los sombreros),but totally worth it! There are waterfalls everywhere just as well as beautiful lagoons. There are (cheap) hospedajes in Huancaya and you can take...More

3  Thank Marc v
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I've read it was the best landscape in Lima province, so we went there camping last weekend: it was amazing! It was extremly cold at night but if you have the appropiate gear or you stay in a house, it'll not be a problem.

1  Thank ValvaMG
Reviewed 12 May 2016

The place is really beautiful, but it is very far from any civilized place, and it is difficult to find a decent accommodation. If you like adventure tourism , don`t miss "Huancaya" it is one of best attractions of the Andes in Lima region. And...More

2  Thank German T
Reviewed 28 March 2016

A great place to enjoy the cordillera near Lima, a 6 hours drive from San Isidro, the road along the cordillera after you leave Lunahuana is thrilling and awesome. You will get the chance to see Cañete, Lunahuana, and several little villages along the road...More

Thank Mario M
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Like most of Peru the landscape is grand but the infrastructure dire. Nor Yauyos is a stone's throw away from Lima but you might have to drive back to Lunahuana to get a decent bed for the night. It is a shame, really. Don't stay...More

1  Thank Enrique M
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Go and enjoy the scenery of this peaceful and fantastic national reserve. big rainbows await you in the crystal clear mountain river and lakes of the Cañete river, especially around the scenic little village of Huancaya.

Thank Gilles T
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Never seen 3D landscape and I must say that Peru has it all. This is Mother Nature at it's finest. Beautiful areas.

Thank tapatio13
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Few places in Peru, have this amazing natural beauty & landscape. A little hard to get there (about 8 hours from Lima), but the place is breathtaking. Great for camping, and some outdoors... go between april and november (dry season)

3  Thank Jose V
Reviewed 11 July 2010

From Lima to Yauyos the trip is pretty rough (7 hours away and the road is not still good) but the landscape worth the sacrifice to get there. I do not recomend Mystical Trekking operator because most of the time we spent unpleasant moments and...More

11  Thank Jules H
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Agbayani2014
20 April 2017|
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Response from CHIEN-WU L |
Hello, If you travel to Huancayo from Lima, there is a tour company can provide you one day private tour with English speaking tour guide and van driver. I just came back from Peru and find Nor Yauyos Cochas is stunning... More
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Marle_llama
28 February 2016|
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Response from Gilles T | Reviewed this property |
Of course as well as your husband😊
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Adventurae20
17 August 2015|
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Response from Matias M |
I just went there a few days ago, the best is going to Lunahuana, and them taking a van yo Huancaya.
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