Huaraz in Ancash is home to roughly 87,000 people.
Huaraz is located 420 miles (676 kilometers) northwest of Cusco - Machu Picchu and about 180 miles (290 kilometers) north of the national capital Lima.
The Huaraz Cathedral is a long-standing religious building that has a rich history. Visit the site to discover its history as well as to admire the architecture.
The conservation parks around Huaraz show you the animals and plants that flourish in the region. Head out to Huascaran National Park and savor your escape from the urban streets.
Huaraz Plaza de Armas is one of the most relaxing public gathering places in in the Huaraz area. It's one of those special places that visitors often return to time and time again.