Viewpoint in Huancayo

Cerro de la Libertad

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.
Museum in Huancayo

Museo Salesiano

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.
Park in Huancayo

Parque de la Identidad Huanca

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.
Cathedral in Huancayo


Huancayo's cathedral presides over one side of the Plaza de la Constitución.
Church in Huancayo

Iglesia de La Merced

Huancayo's most attractive church.
Church in Huancayo

Iglesia de La Inmaculada

One of Huancayo's churches.