Looking to the long holiday destinations? Matucana is a good choice
At the scene, dominated by natural reserves, scenic resources and archaeological sites of important cultural monument.
Matucana. Ideal place to practice hiking, adventure travel and nature, dominated by natural reserves, scenic resources and archaeological sites of important cultural monument.
Matucana is 1 hour and 20 minutes east of Lima, and paved dirt road, you can visit the waterfall Antancallo which is one hour.
The walk starts at Plaza Grau and runs beautiful spots like valley of Olives, where you can buy fresh milk and delicious cheeses, the nearest services are located around the Plaza Miguel Grau, light clothing is recommended in the day and warm clothing for the night.
Road to Antankallo cascades (2 hour drive up from Matucana) shows a beautiful countryside surrounded by apple and fig trees, hills in the shape of a lion's head and the face of Christ, the shepherds overnight caves in the area, a suspension bridge and especially the warmth of its people.
When you reach the waterfall you can swim in its base. About ten minutes earlier you get to the waterfall known as Cambo slide.
On the way back you can buy fresh milk in the barn that is on the way. Visit Matucana, enjoy it.