in Provincia de Canchis of Cusco, Peru

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.027 and -71.453 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 1' 36" and W -71° 27' 10"
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: 02:59 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Lima
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 5:34 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
14.033 and 108.517 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Plei Brang Klah
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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: 2024-04-23 08:18:23

Delve into Checacupe

Checacupe in Provincia de Canchis (Cusco) with it's 3,440 habitants is a town located in Peru about 399 mi (or 643 km) east of Lima, the country's capital town.

Time in Checacupe is now 02:59 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Lima with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Checacupe, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Peru is Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport in a distance of 47 mi (or 76 km), North-West. 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 Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu in a distance of 79 mi (or 127 km), North.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pitumarca, Combapata, Mosoc Llacta, Pomacanchi and Pampamarca. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 61% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2024

16°C (61 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2024

16°C (61 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 25th of April 2024

15°C (59 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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

MESTIZA QOYACHA en Puente de Checacupe

Published: February 21, 2009
Length: 46:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: iturrizaga25

Lugar: Distrito de Checacupe, Provincia de Canchis, Cusco, Peru Fecha: 10 de agosto de 2008 Festividad: San Lorenzo Danza: "Mestiza Qoyacha" Violin: Miguel Quispe Yucra.


Published: September 14, 2014
Length: 23:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5


Encuentro con un tornado de arena en el Altiplano, Departamento de Cusco, Perú

Published: December 08, 2014
Length: 08:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Amapacoan Gaia

El primer tornado de arena del día en la carretera.

Pomacanchi, Carnaval (Qasway) 2014 en el Barrio de Qayawa

Published: February 11, 2015
Length: 23:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5

Cada año en Pomacanchi se organiza el Carnaval, que en la lengua quechua se llama "Qasway". Este vídeo es un ejemplo de como los Pomacanchinos celebran el carnaval con bandurrias, cantos y ...

Pomacanchi Apu Willkacalle Mayo 2014

Published: May 12, 2014
Length: 42:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John Oros

Cruz velacuy, Apu Willkacalle Pomacanchi Mayo 2014. Corrida de toros organizado por la familia Oros Aparicio. Cargo 2014 Ing. Wily Farfan Carpio.


Published: September 04, 2011
Length: 43:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Juan Carlos

Aqui se ve una toma panorámica de la capital del distrito de Pomacanchi, fue filmada el año 2009, desde la cima del Apu Willkakalle, en compañía de los profesores David Vilca y Washington...

Ruta de Acomayo a laguna Pomacanchi

Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 27:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Eric Guillermo

Parte de una pequeña ruta la cual conduce a Pomacanchi, el trayecto es en auto colectivo y toma unos 15 minutos aproximadamente.

como saltar un obstáculo

Published: July 15, 2009
Length: 56:58 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Juan Carlos

El prof. David les va a enseñar como saltar un obstáculo, en este caso un riachuelo. xD Es un recuerdo de los momentos en que la situación en Pomacanchi estaba bien difícil a causa de...

Casa Hatunsonqo

Published: October 14, 2007
Length: 11:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hatun Sonqo

Video realizado en la laguna de nuestro pueblo de Pomacanchi, enviando saludos a los amigos voluntarios, desde nuestra casa gracias y esperando volverlos a ver.

Ccanchi de Ttio Kullupata 2013

Published: September 25, 2013
Length: 20:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: alex palma

con mucho cariño para los amigos de "Marcaconga Acomayo" y publico en general. desde la feria de "Kullupata 2013"

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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.

Acopia District

Acopia District is one of seven districts of the province Acomayo in Peru.

Located at -14.0589, -71.4939 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Checcacupe, Checacupe