in Provincia de Santa of Ancash, Peru

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-9.085 and -78.578 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -9° 5' 7" and W -78° 34' 41"
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: 02:18 AM (Monday)
Timezone: America/Lima
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
8.446 and 100.212 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ban Noen Nam Hak
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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: 2024-02-25 08:32:08

Discover Chimbote

Chimbote in Provincia de Santa (Ancash) with it's 316,966 citizens is a place in Peru about 230 mi (or 370 km) north-west of Lima, the country's capital city.

Current time in Chimbote is now 02:18 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Lima with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Chimbote. The closest airport in Peru is Teniente FAP Jaime A De Montreuil Morales Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Chan Chan Archaeological Zone in a distance of 85 mi (or 137 km), North. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Coishco, Buenos Aires, Santa, Guadalupito and Samanco. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 22% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Monday, 26th of February 2024

27°C (80 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 27th of February 2024

27°C (80 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 28th of February 2024

27°C (80 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel Maresta Lodge

4,0 mi
Jiron Samanco Mz. B Lote 12

Time Information

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

Costa del Inka Hotel

4,7 mi
Manzana W2, Lot 24-25, Avenida
02710 Chimbote

Time Information

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

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.


Published: November 01, 2009
Length: 41:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joel Romero



Published: July 27, 2012
Length: 12:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: EL COXD

viajando de relajo por chimbote.

Sicarios matan a balazos a joven policía antidrogas en Chimbote

Published: January 11, 2013
Length: 46:16 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: arom620

Un joven policía de 21 años fue asesinado a balazos esta mañana mientras realizaba un trabajo encubierto sobre microcomercialización de drogas en el AA.HH Dos de Mayo, en Chimbote, Ancash....


Published: October 03, 2013
Length: 27:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jhonny Huañap Torres

Sicarios en Chimbote.

Masacre en Chimbote, Perú

Published: June 04, 2013
Length: 50:05 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: arom620

Masacre en Chimbote, Perú por aparente ajuste de cuentas entre dos bandos.


Published: June 19, 2009
Length: 55:23 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Joel Romero


Reencuentro de Exalumnos Micaelinos 2013-El Carmen-Chimbote

Published: September 26, 2013
Length: 51:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Micaela Bastidas

Un Agradecimiento muy Especial a todos los que participaron de este Reencuentro de Exalumnos con motivo del 40 Aniversario de Nuestra I,E. Micaela Bastidas-El Carmen Chimbote, con lo ...

orquesta tropiband de chimbote

Published: August 27, 2012
Length: 14:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: antony ponce sanchez

esta es la orquesta la tropiband el orgullo chimbotano de antony ponce y haroll lopez.

The micro-lending of CHOI Chimbote

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 30:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Choi Chimbote

This video presents the micro-lending program of CHOI Chimbote, a non-profit organization. The aim is to enable people to improve themselves. Through this short presentation, we hope that you...

Dj Tavo en un kinceañero Chimbote

Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 56:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Arturo Javier Peña Guerrero

Aca mi pata Dj Tavo en un quinceañero de Laura en Salon de Recepciones Ibiza.

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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.


Chimbote is the largest city in the Ancash Region of Peru, and the capital of both Santa Province and Chimbote District. The city is located on the coast in Chimbote Bay, 130 km south of Trujillo and 420 kilometers north of Lima on the North Pan-American highway. It is the start of a chain of important cities on the Peruvian north coast like Trujillo, Chiclayo and Piura. The advantages of this geographic location made Chimbote into a transshipment junction for the Santa River valley.

Located at -9.07454, -78.5936 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in the Ancash Region, Port cities in Peru, Cities in Peru

Estadio Manuel Gómez Arellano

Estadio Manuel Gómez Arellano was a multi-use stadium in Chimbote. It is no longer used by football team José Gálvez FBC. The stadium held 15,000 people. It was replaced by Estadio Olímpico Municipal in 2007.

Located at -9.06444, -78.5897 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Peru

Santa Province

The Santa Province is one of twenty provinces of the Ancash Region in Peru. The city and port of Santa are located in the large, fertile valleys of the Santa and Lacramarca rivers. These valleys have extensive sown plains with cotton, rice, sugar and nutritional products. The city of Santa is the first colonial city of the Ancash coast. This rich valley is formed by the outlet of the Santa River. The Santa River is born in the Conococha lagoon in the Cordillera Blanca (White mountain range).

Located at -9.08306, -78.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Provinces of the Ancash Region

Chimbote District

Chimbote District is one of nine districts of the province Santa in Peru.

Located at -9.08306, -78.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Estadio Manuel Rivera Sanchez

Estadio Municipal Centenario Manuel Rivera Sanchez is a multi-purpose stadium in Chimbote, Peru. It was inaugurated on June 30, 2007 with a friendly game between the Peru U-17 national football team and the Colombia U-17 national football team. Peru lost 4-2. It hosts the home games of José Gálvez FBC. The stadium has a capacity of 25,000 people. It replaced Estadio Manuel Gómez Arellano.

Located at -9.10001, -78.5602 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Peru, Multi-purpose stadiums in Peru

Lacramarca River

Lacramarca River (Spanish: Río Lacramarca, Quebrada Lacramarca) is a river that flows through the Santa Province of Peru. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|05|S|78|36|W||| |primary |name= }}

Located at -9.08333, -78.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Peru, Ancash Region

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Chimbote.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Chimbote.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Chimbote.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chimbote, Chimputi, Чимботе, Ĉimboto, چیمبوته, CHM, チンボテ, ჩიმბოტე, 침보테, Čimbotė, Чімботе, 钦博特