Things to see and do - Ayacucho
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Ayacucho Travel guide
Ayacucho : Michelin's recommendations
Famous for its lively Holy Week, Ayacucho is home to many magnificent colonial buildings and it is a pleasure to explore its beautiful churches, convents and homes around the Plaza de Armas. The town is equally renowned for its excellent ceramics and fabric craft industry. Some extremely interesting archaeological sites can be visited in the surrounding countryside, such as the ruins of Huari and Incan vestiges of Vilcashuamán.
Tourist attractions Ayacucho : Things to see and do
Enjoy a stroll down the alleys lined with benches and greenery of the delightful Plaza de Armas, admiring the handsome edifices hidden by the arched arcades. From the cathedral and its magnificent altarpieces - others are exhibited in the Museo de Ar..
The fascinating Museo arqueológico Hipolito Unanue, not far from the modern university of Ayacucho, relates the history of the region's successive cultures since prehistory. The main appeal of the museum resides in its magnificent collection of ceram..
The site of Huari (or Wari), in the upper central Andes, was without doubt the capital of the powerful kingdom of the Huari (700-1000AD). At the time it would have had nearly 50,000 inhabitants. The current vestiges show a circular urban plan. The di..
Calle Nazareno 165 PE - Ayacucho
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Hotel Crillonesa offers accommodation in Ayacucho. Guests can enjoy the on-site snack bar. Each room comes with a TV with satellite channels. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. The near..
Jr Arequipa 273 PE - Ayacucho
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Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, El Mesón Hotel offers accommodation in Ayacucho. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Each room comes with a TV. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom fitted with a shower. You will find a 24..
Jirón Bellido 686 PE - Ayacucho
Featuring free WiFi and a sauna, Hotel Gianmar II offers accommodation in Ayacucho. The rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. The rooms have a private bathroom. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. The near..