Huaraz
in Provincia de Huaraz of Ancash, Peru

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-9.528 and -77.528 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -9° 31' 40" and W -77° 31' 40"
Currency and Currency Code:
Sol - PEN
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Quechua, Aymara
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:33 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Lima
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 5:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
10.550 and 103.313 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Phum Kaoh Rong Samloem Krau
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Peru in South America

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Peru.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Peru. Last Update: 2024-05-29 08:01:30

Delve into Huaraz

Huaraz in Provincia de Huaraz (Ancash) with it's 86,934 habitants is a town located in Peru about 177 mi (or 285 km) north of Lima, the country's capital town.

Time in Huaraz is now 09:33 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Lima with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Huaraz, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Peru is Comandante FAP German Arias Graziani Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 22 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Peru is Sacred City of Caral-Supe in a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km), North-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Olleros, Jangas, Tarica, Aco and Yungar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 29th of May 2024

20°C (68 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

21°C (70 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

21°C (70 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel Alpamayo

Address
0,1 mi
Av. Luzuriaga Nº 629
Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 06:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ebony Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
Jr. Jose de Sucre 742
20002 Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Galaxia

Address
0,2 mi
Jr. Juan De La Cruz Romero 638
0051 Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Colomba

Address
0,4 mi
Jr. Francisco De Zela 210
02002 Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 12:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


El Tumi

Address
0,4 mi
Jr. San Martín 1121
Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Arawi Pastoruri Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
Jr Corongo 145 Independencia
PE Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Aldo's Guest House

Address
0,1 mi
Julian de Morales No. 650
02000 Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hatun Wasi Hostel

Address
0,5 mi
Jr. Daniel Villayzan 268
Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


La Casa de Maruja B&B

Address
1,9 mi
Jiron Las Esmeraldas 146
Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 07:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Andescamp Hostel

Address
0,5 mi
615 Huascar st
043 Huaraz
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Huaraz es: Mejor destino, más aventura, mayor diversión.

Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 24:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: go2andes

http://www.huaraz.es Huaraz, capital del departamento de Ancash, es la meca de los deportes de aventura en Sudamérica; ubicada en el Callejón de Huaylas a orillas del río Santa entre la...


Huaraz, Peru/ 01.2012/ HD

Published: January 28, 2012
Length: 04:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: nils169

Some scenes from Huaraz in Peru. Canon Rebel t2i.


CONCURSO DE BANDA DE MUSICOS EN LA PLAZA DE ARMAS HUARZ ANCASH PERU HD

Published: July 24, 2013
Length: 18:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: edgard luis polo robles

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VIERNES SANTO HUARAZ 2015

Published: April 05, 2015
Length: 18:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ramon Colonia

fieles devotos acompañando desde la salida de la iglesia de San Frasisco.


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Published: August 02, 2013
Length: 30:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: VICTOR MINAYA

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JUVENTUD YACUS ¨día de la madre SENATI HUARAZ¨

Published: October 11, 2014
Length: 16:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: OLORTEGUI IZQUIERDO GILMOUR ROUSSEAU


Banda Centro Musical UQUIA Huaraz - A Mi Madrecita (PRIMICIA 2014)

Published: June 18, 2014
Length: 20:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: alejandro menacho albino

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Viaje en Moto Chimbote Huaraz - Canon del Pato

Published: June 11, 2014
Length: 29:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hipolito Alcantara

Viaje al Callejón de Huaylas desde Chimbote vía Casma - Huaraz - Caraz - Cañón del Pato - Chimbote, Total 454 kms.


Danzantes Huanquillas en Huaraz

Published: May 17, 2013
Length: 35:52 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Héctor Salazar

Danzantes Huanquillas en Huaraz.


Grupo Musical WARAS - Cholita mÍa - Polka - Huaraz Ancash- Perú - 2014

Published: July 03, 2014
Length: 57:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: valerio hilario rosas

Grupo Musical WARAS de la ciudad Huaraz - Ancash - Perú Exitos de Siempre... Para todo el Perú... Producciones Musicales WARAS.2014 solym10@hotmail.com Contratos: 963629944.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Huaraz

Huaraz is a city in Peru. It is the capital of the Ancash Region (State of Ancash) and the seat of government of Huaraz Province. The urban agglomeration's population is distributed over the districts of Huaraz and Independencia. It was estimated in 2007 to exceed 120,000. Huaraz is headquarters of the province's Roman Catholic Bishop and the site of his official cathedral.

Located at -9.53333, -77.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in the Ancash Region, Cities in Peru

Huaraz Province

The Huaraz Province is one of twenty provinces of the Ancash Region in Peru. It was created on August 5, 1857 during the presidency of Ramón Castilla. Geographically, the province is located over the Callejón de Huaylas and the western slopes of the Cordillera Negra. The Regional Museum of Archaeology –known as the biggest lithic museum in South America- is located here.

Located at -9.52722, -77.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Provinces of Peru

Huaraz District

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

Located at -9.53333, -77.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Independencia District, Huaraz

Independencia District is one of twelve districts of the province Huaraz in Peru.

Located at -9.5146, -77.5275 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

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capture of the webcam Huaraz: Blick nach Osten

Huaraz: Blick nach Osten, Huaraz (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Huaras, Huaraz, Waras, Горад Гуарас, اواراز, ואראס, ワラス, უარასი, 우아라스, Varas, Huarasas, Уараз, Уарас, واراس, 瓦拉斯