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Cajamarca Destination Guide

Touring Cajamarca in Peru

Cajamarca in the region of Cajamarca with its 135,000 citizens is located in Peru - some 352 mi or ( 566 km ) North of Lima , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Cajamarca

Time in Cajamarca is now 06:19 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " America/Lima " with a UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Machala, Tumbes, Trujillo, Sinsin, and San Miguel de Matara. Being here already, consider visiting Machala . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Cajamarca ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.



0:52 min by 3Mensajerosdejesus
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maquinas heladeras chupeteras exhividore etc... ..


5:17 min by augustoburga
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CLUB CENTROMIN Andean Hosting Viaggio Lodging Travel Andina Alloggio Andine de Vacances Hot Water, Private Bath, Family Atmosphere, Confortable Rooms, Kitchen Facilities, Breakfast, Grill BBQ, Trekkin ..

Problemas en el carnaval de Cajamarca 2011

1:05 min by viperhoot
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Ya lo ven, la gente quiere fiesta en el carnaval de Cajamarca como ha sido tradición todos los años y la policía reprimiendo. Yo sólo diré: "Ramiro, alcalde, arruinaste los carnavales. " ..

Cajamarca Crazy Carnival

1:03 min by Avegas77
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I stumbled into the best party of my life in a remote city in the mountains of Peru. Amazing house music and hypeness all night long! ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Cajamarca is located in the northern highlands of Peru and is the capital of the Cajamarca region. It is approximately 2,700 m (8,900 ft) above sea level and has a population of about 240,000 people. Cajamarca has an equatorial climate so it is mild, dry and sunny, which creates very fertile soil. The city is well known for its cheeses and dairy products. Cajamarca is also known for its churches, and hot springs, or Inca Baths. There are also several active mining sites in surrounding areas.

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Located at -7.16 -78.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Cajamarca Region, Cities in Peru, Populated places in the Cajamarca Region

Battle of Cajamarca

The Battle of Cajamarca was the ambush and capture of the Inca ruler Atahualpa by Francisco Pizarro and a small Spanish force on November 16, 1532. The "battle" involved the massacre of thousands of Atahualpa's unarmed entourage of nobles and attendants, in the great plaza of Cajamarca. The seizure of Atahualpa marked the opening stage of the conquest of the pre-Columbian Inca civilisation of Peru.

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Located at -7.16 -78.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Battles involving Spain, Battles involving the Inca Empire, Conflicts in 1532, Spanish conquests in the Americas

Estadio Héroes de San Ramón

Estadio Héroes de San Ramón is a multi-use stadium in Cajamarca, Peru. It is currently used by football team Club Universidad Técnica de Cajamarca. The stadium seats 18,000 people. The origin of its name comes from the battle of San Pablo, where three students from San Ramón de Cajamarca School died for Perú, in the War of the Pacific. This stadium is undergoing improvements by the Peruvian Institute for Sport.

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Located at -7.16 -78.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Football venues in Peru

Cajamarca District

Cajamarca District is one of twelve districts of the province Cajamarca in Peru.

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Located at -7.17 -78.52 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away

Ransom Room

The Ransom Room (El Cuarto del Rescate) is a small building located in Cajamarca, Peru. It is considered to be the place where the Inca Empire came to an end with the capture and eventual execution of the Inca Emperor Atahualpa.

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Located at -7.16 -78.52 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1532, History of Peru, Spanish colonization of the Americas