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Fusion in Carhuaz

Pakta Restaurante

Easy to miss in Carhuaz is this uncharacteristically modern restaurant that opened in 2016, serving Peruvian food with a few Asian and European twists. A colorful ever-changing blackboard menu greets you at the door…
Ice Cream in Carhuaz

Heladería Porvenir

Carhuaz is an ice cream town and its Plaza de Armas is ringed with about half a dozen helado-serving establishments. You can save time testing them all by heading straight to Porvenir which seems to draw the biggest…
Cultural in Carhuaz

La Virgen de la Merced Fiesta

Carhuaz’ annual La Virgen de La Merced fiesta is celebrated from September 14 to 24 with processions, fireworks, dancing, bullfights and plenty of drinking – so much that the town is often referred to as Carhuaz bor…