Tarma is high in the mountains and the clear nights of June, July and August provide ideal opportunities for stargazing, though the...
The town’s cathedral is modern (1965), and it contains the remains of Tarma’s most famous son, Peruvian president Manuel Odría...
Of the myriad archaeological ruins near Tarma, best known is Tarmatambo, 6km south. Former capital of the Tarama culture and later a...
La Colonia ‘H’
The best place for a beer or three.
El Mejorcito de Tarma
From Chiclayo, the owner of this restaurant decided upon arrival in Tarma some years ago that the restaurant food in town wasn’t good...
Lonely Planet review
Popular with (mostly male) locals and often with a S2 cover charge, Danny has recorded and live Latin music with plenty of space for drinking, too.