Head northeast on Giráldez for a great view of the city. About 2km from the town center is a popular recreational and dining locale where, apart from the city view, there are artwork stalls and a playground.
The museum can be entered from the Salesian school, and displays fauna epitomizing Peru's three contrasting geographic regions, plus pottery and archaeology exhibits. Hours vary.
In the suburb of San Antonio, 3km northeast of the center, this is a fanciful park full of stone statues and miniature buildings representing the area’s culture.
Huancayo's cathedral presides over one side of the Plaza de la Constitución.
Huancayo's most attractive church.
One of Huancayo's churches.