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Lake in Huari

Laguna Purhuay

In a scoop of a valley 8km above Huari and just inside the Parque Nacional Huascarán, this idyllic lake is well set up for day excursions, but is surprisingly little visited. You can rent kayaks from the friendly pa…
Chinese in Huari

Chifa Dragón Andino

Decked out in classic chifa style (bland canteen-style tables and zilch decor except for a couple of Chinese lanterns), Dragón Andino is better than it looks and serves some of the tastiest Chinese food in the easte…
Ceviche in Huari

Restaurant Turístico El Milagro

Despite the name. you won't find many tourists or milagros (miracles) in this scruffy little abode that specializes in local food and ceviche (raw seafood marinated in lime juice).