in Provincia de Huancayo of Junín, Peru

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-12.065 and -75.205 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -12° 3' 54" and W -75° 12' 17"
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: 01:26 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Lima
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 6:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
12.075 and 104.782 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Phumi Kaoh Thkov
This place on Wikipedia
This place on
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: 2024-02-29 08:24:55

Touring Huancayo

Huancayo in Provincia de Huancayo (Junín) with it's 376,657 residents is a town located in Peru about 123 mi (or 198 km) east of Lima, the country's capital place.

Time in Huancayo is now 01:26 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Lima with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Huancayo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Peru is Francisco Carle Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana in a distance of 87 mi (or 140 km), South. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: El Tambo, Huayucachi, Chupaca, Sicaya and Sapallanga. 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 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 15%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 29th of February 2024

14°C (57 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 1st of March 2024

11°C (51 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

16°C (60 °F)
11°C (53 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

La Casa de la Abuela Backpacker

0,4 mi
Prolongacion Cuzco 794 and
510 Huancayo

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hotel Waalay Wanka

0,7 mi
Jirón La Merced N° 800

Time Information

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

Embajada Wanka

1,2 mi
Ricardo Palma 493 - El Tambo
12009 Huancayo

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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


Published: May 07, 2014
Length: 44:20 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ElSupayCotilla

Una extraña criatura de color rojo intenso (MUQUI)apareció en el video que grabó un grupo de serenos en el nevado del Huaytapallana, durante las celebraciones por Semana Santa.


Published: June 10, 2014
Length: 18:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Impacto Económico - Huancayo

El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo - BID inauguró en Huancayo la Iniciativa Ciudades Emergentes y Sostenibles (ICES) que permitirá la elaboración de proyectos prioritarios que busquen...


Published: February 26, 2015
Length: 22:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Centro Cultural Mariscal Caceres Pucara Huanc

Con este Huaylarsh, hoy te quiero expresar ¡Cuánto te quiero mi Mariscal!!! Porque este Huaylarsh lo bailo así para la tierra que me vio nacer Porque este Huaylarsh lo bailo así para...

rinoplastia huancayo

Published: April 06, 2014
Length: 49:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ignace charmant

rinoplastia huancayo que es rinoplastia? cual la mejor clínica de rinoplastia peru? la mejor clínico para rinoplastia en lima? donde operar la nariz en peru? rinomodelacion y rinoplastia...


Published: August 25, 2014
Length: 52:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Impacto Económico - Huancayo

El próximo Lunes 01 de Setiembre la AEROLÍNEA ANDES AIR iniciará sus operaciones en el Aeropuerto "Francisco Carlé" de #Jauja. Las salidas en la ruta #Jauja-Lima y viceversa serán los...


Published: September 25, 2014
Length: 09:05 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Keylly Ordoñez


incendio en huancayo

Published: July 30, 2014
Length: 24:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: danilo gm

Lamentablemente como en muchos incendios, las perdidas son cuantiosas, lo que estas viendo sucedió en la ciudad incontrastable, Huancáyo ,ciudad a la que fui a visitar en fiestas patrias......


Published: September 28, 2014
Length: 49:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Violeta Sara Fernandez Ayala

Puerto Seguro en Huancayo 27/09/14 un día inolvidable.

Anexo de Huaychulá-Pariahuanca-Huancayo HD || Marlon

Published: January 02, 2015
Length: 39:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marlon Lapiz Caisahuana

espero le guste mi video, si les gusto suscriban se o ponle like me seria de mucha ayuda.... Síguenos en: Facebook: Twitter:

Bodas de plata FERMIN y HERLINDA - 02 - Huancayo - PERU

Published: November 16, 2014
Length: 54:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5

18-09-2014,Bodas de plata del Sr. Fermin Cerron Alvarado y Sra. esposa Herlinda Navarro Ordoñez de Cerron, Dos jóvenes enamorados,decidieron unir sus vidas para siempre...juraron amarse y...

Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

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.

Estadio Huancayo

Estadio Huancayo is a multi-use stadium in Huancayo, Peru. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home of Sport Huancayo and Deportivo Junín. Other teams that previously used the stadium are Deportivo Wanka and Meteor Junin. The stadium holds 20,000 people.

Located at -12.0728, -75.2019 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Peru

Huancayo Province

Huancayo Province is located in Peru and is one of the 9 provinces composing the Junín Region. It borders to the north with the Concepción Province, the east with the Satipo Province, the south with the Huancavelica Region and the west with the Chupaca Province. The province has an approximate population of 439 699 inhabitants. The capital of the province is the city of Huancayo.

Located at -12.0667, -75.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Los Andes Peruvian University

The Los Andes Peruvian University (UPLA) (Spanish: Universidad Peruana Los Andes) is an educational institution created on December 30, 1983 (Law Nº 23.757). The main campus is situated in Huancayo, Perú. It is one of the most prosperous universities in the central region of the country. It is named after the Andes mountains, which surround the city of Huancayo.

Located at -12.0414, -75.1914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Peru, Educational institutions established in 1983, Junín Region

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Huancaya, Huancayo, وانكاشو, Wankayu, Горад Гуанкаё, Уанкайо, اوانکایو, ワンカヨ, უანკაიო, 우앙카요, Vancaium, Huankajus, Уанкајо, อวงไกย์โอ, وانکایو, 万卡约