Abancay Peru



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Abancay is in the department of Apurimac. Peru in a valley over the Pachachaca river. The population is 58,000, and with an altitude of 2,378 m.

The Tourist Office is now (2014) in a place where no one will find it unless they know; there are no signs on the street but you will find it inside the Universidad Unamba at the far end of Avenida Las Arenas just past the little park called Plaza Micaela Bastidas which is opposite the tall Saywa Hotel; hours, M-F until about 4 pm, closed weekends. You can also get good information and better maps at the Tourist Office in the Main Bus Station. If you are looking for guided tours and information in English you should visit Pachacamac Tours in Jr. Cusco Nr. 425 two blocks uphill from the Plaza de Armas.

All buses on the Lima -Nazca -Cuzco line pass through Abancay. You can choose between many different bus companies, that you'll all find at the 'Terminal Terrestre' The road is well paved. Cheapest option as of Nov 2015 is company Berrede, which leaves Terminal Terrestre four times a day (6am, 10am, 1pm, 8pm), takes 5 hours, and costs S/. 20 per person.

There are daily buses from and to Andahuaylas. one of the closest airports. This journey takes 3 and a half to 4 hours on an semipaved road. Another airport is in Cusco. a 4 and a half to 5 hour drive on a bus or a 3 and a half to 4 hour drive in a "colectivo" (taxi car)

Distances are short, so walking is your best options for getting around. If you need a taxi, don't pay more than 3 Soles (0,80 US$) in the city.




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