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Statue on the walkway up to Santa Apolonia Hill. Cajamarca, Cajamarca, Peru
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Although Cajamarca was named by the Indians that occupied the region for several millennia (4CBC – 15C), the town is above all renowned for having been where the Spanish assassinated Atahualpa, the last Inca emperor. Nowadays, visitors can explore the convents and churches of its picturesque colonial city centre, set against a background of mountains. The region is home to exciting archaeological vestiges, such as the Ventanillas burial grounds at Otuzco and the Cumbe Mayo aqueduct.

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  • Cajamarca Cathedral Recommended Recommended

    Plaza de Armas PER - Cajamarca

    Begun in the late 17C in the Plateresque style, the cathedral is renowned for its splendid Baroque facade, one of the most richly carved in Peru. Flanked by two unfinished towers, it contains a rococo-style main altar carved out of wood. Next-door to..

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  • San Francisco Church Recommended Recommended

    Plaza de Armas PER - Cajamarca

    Set off the road in a garden, the Baroque façade of the 17C San Francisco church, far more understated than that of the cathedral, is without doubt the first Christian sanctuary founded in Peru. The entrance to the catacombs is near the main altar. T..

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  • Ventanillas of Otuzco Recommended Recommended

    PER - Cajamarca

    It is an amazing sight to see the multitude of square openings dug into the cliff, lined and piled up in neat lines and rows. Although they may initially be reminiscent of troglodyte habitations, the ventanillas of Otuzco (7-13C) were in reality Caja..

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Hotels Cajamarca

  • Yuraq Hotel

    Avenida Atahualpa 661 PER - Cajamarca

    In the city of Cajamarca you will find Yuraq Hotel. The property is ideally located for visiting such popular tourist locations as the Baños del Inca hot springs, which are just a 10 minute car ride away. Free Wi-Fi access is available and breakfas..

  • Hostal Turistico Caceres Two stars Two stars

    Av. Via De Evitamiento Norte 325 PER - Cajamarca

    Prix Prices from : 18 $

    Located 200 metres from Quinde commercial centre, Hostal Turistico Caceres offers accommodations in Cajamarca. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms at Hostal Turistico Caceres feature a desk, cable TV and a private bathroom. A free continental brea..

  • Qhapac Ñan Hotel

    Jr. Los Nogales 326 - Villa Universitaria PER - Cajamarca

    Offering an a la carte restaurant, Qhapac Ñan Hotel is located in Cajamarca. A free continental breakfast can be enjoyed each day. The Baños del Inca hot springs are just a 7 minute car ride away from this hotel. Rooms here will provide you with a..

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