Top things to do in Pucusana

Peruvian in Pucusana

Restaurante Jhony

Restaurante Jhony is considered the best of the cluster of waterfront restaurants; try the tortillita de camarones (a thick tasty omelet full of prawns with most of their anatomy still intact). Most of the fried foo…
Lake in Pucusana


Around 7km south of Pucusana, off Km 64 along Carr Panamericana Sur, is the turnoff to the village of Chilca, famed for its muddy and mineral-rich lagoons, one of which is nicknamed La Milagrosa (the Miracle). The b…
Port in Pucusana

Gremio de Pescadores de Puscana

This is quite a scene at any time of day with oil-skinned fishermen battling with huge whale-sized fish while snappy-beaked pelicans inspect their work from close quarters. Just outside the entrance, boats gather of…
Beach in Pucusana

El Boquerón

Follow the sound of crashing waves to this blowhole located just one block west of the malecón. There's a tiny beach, plus a few restaurants with perfect perches.