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(This article is about the Peruvian city. For the Peruvian province, see Huancayo Province.) Huancayo (Spanish pronunciation: [waŋˈkaʝo]; in Wanka Quechua: Wankayuq [wɐŋˈkæjuː], '(place) with a (sacred) rock') is the capital of the Junín Region, in the central highlands of Peru.


Huancayo in Peru awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Huancayo. The nearest major city to Huancayo is Pichanaki. Pichanaki is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Popular vacation packages of Huancayo are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Huancayo*

  • Pollution Statistics in Huancayo

    Know the pollution level of Huancayo before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Living in Huancayo - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Huancayo

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Huancayo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.49 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.21 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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