Departamento de Junín Travel Guide

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Huancayo

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La Merced

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Jauja

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Ingenio

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Satipo

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Huancayo

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  • VISIT THE HIGHEST MARKET IN HUANCAYO

    Huancayo Things to Do

    HUANCAYO Im afraid markets are like a magnet for me just like second hand bookshops..The market here in Huancayo was on my list of "must sees" as was the amazing train journey to get here...Then, at that time this was the highest train in the world...Also this was the highest that I had ever been also, as far as altitude was concerned. The market...

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  • Sunday Fairy

    Huancayo Things to Do

    Every Sunday people from surrounding come here for selling their goods, or looking and buying. Personally, I like the vast flee market; there you can find everything! But also the handicraft sellers are important, as food sellers. Many go there and buy food for the whole week, and next Sunday again...

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  • Traditional Restaurant

    Huancayo Restaurants

    Olimpico is an old and traditional restaurant in the center. It offers everything but patchamanca which is served far from center because of smoke. Papa la Huancaina, potatoes with strong sauce.

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Jauja

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Ingenio

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  • New production of honey

    Ingenio Favorites

    This is Ricardo, a pioneer in the local honey industry. Actually he had got three years interchange with Sweden, when he studied the bee and honey treatment in Sweden (Valdemarsvik). Some bee queens have been brought to this valley giving birth to a new international race of bee that collect much honey.Ricardo now works with about 50 local farmers...

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  • Info sign at the entry

    Ingenio Things to Do

    This trout cultivation place seems to be a popular place for visiting. The baisins are placed in what you can call a park where you can walk around.There is also as seen in this sign an educational part in the visit. In this sign you can learn how to name the different parts of a trout.

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  • Nursery baisin for small trouts

    Ingenio Things to Do

    The small trouts are kept in nursery houses with good control of light and temperature. Soon they will move to more harsh conditions.

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Satipo

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    by MrAviator2u Written Oct 14, 2004

    This Little Cafe is a constant in Satipo. It has been in business over 30 years. The Custard dessert is delicious.

    In this little Cafe, you will hear the locals chatting and and doing business.

    Favorite Dish: Custard Pie

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