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Introduction

Cajamarca es una ciudad andina, es la capital y mayor ciudad del departamento de Cajamarca y est
ubicada en una hermosa y tranquila zona rural andina en el valle del mismo nombre, entre 2.300 y 3.500
metros sobre el nivel del mar y tiene el mejor clima la sierra peruana. Es el departamento con la mayor tasa
de forestacin en la sierra, adems de ser la regin que produce la mayor cantidad de ganado vacuno y los
productos lcteos en el Per. Su economa, que tambin se basa en la agricultura y la minera (que tiene la
mayor mina de oro de Sudamrica, Yanacocha), tambin se basa en uno de los recursos ms productivos de
turismo.
Entre sus atractivos tursticos, Cajamarca tiene numerosos ejemplos de la arquitectura espaola
colonial religiosa, bellos paisajes, sitios arqueolgicos prehispnicos y la increble ciudad de Baos del Inca.
Donde podr relajarse en sus aguas termales.

History
La historia de Cajamarca se inicia con la civilizacin pre-Inca Caxamarca, que tuvo en
este valle su centro cultural, hasta que fue dominada por el imperio Inca, que construy una
ciudad importante, en la misma que el Inca Atahualpa y el conquistador espaol Francisco
Pizarro encontraron el 16 de noviembre, 1532; fecha que marc el inicio del declive del Imperio
Inca y el comienzo de la conquista, la colonizacin espaola y la transculturacin.
"Los viajeros en busca de campias o huellas de la historia preciosas, sin duda,
encontrar lo que estn buscando en este entorno idlico Andino"
Localization
El departamento de Cajamarca lmites en el norte con Ecuador, al sur: La Libertad, al
este: con las Amazonas y al oeste con Piura. Cuenta con 13 provincias y 128 distritos
sorprendentes.
Traditions
Men used to work (grammar: used to) in the agriculture and women used to knit
with wool of the sheep. They have a variety of food and the best restaurants where people can
enjoy the most typical dishes of the city such as: cuy con papa, chicharron con mote, Cecina
shilpida, caldo verde, etc

Touristic attractions

There are too many (grammar: countable) places to enjoy and have fun in the countryside of
Cajamarca, you can visit the most exciting (grammar: superlative) forest of stones Los Frailones in the place
of Cumbemayo, in an impressive rock formation. This is 20 kilometres south west of the city,

and would have been a water cult ceremonial center. It is thought to be very old, and has an
aqueduct which is around eight kilometres in length, and carries water to the Pacific Ocean
through a canal, carved in the stone in several sections, and is 30cm wide and 50 cm deep.
There are some interesting petroglyphs at this site, and a kind of oratory, as well as some
caves in which some very old engravings have also been discovered. (present perfect)
Granja Porcn (Porcn Farm), a dairy farm where travelers can take part in farming chores. Or the
hacienda La Colpa is a famous farm for its cows which are still called by name at milking time. In the
Cajamarca countryside and around the city, are also located hotels and accommodation centers that offer
programs to enjoy the environment attractive for relaxation and others for medicinal treatments. Apart from

those magical places we have ventanillas de otuzco, cathedral church, santa apoloa hill, the archaeological
center kuntur wasi, llacanora waterfalls, namora, jesus and baos del inca.
I wish, I could visit those interesting places (wish)

folklore
Cajamarca has its biggest (grammar superlative) popular expression in the Carnivals, Carnival time in
Cajamarca is among the most famous festivals in February or March in Peru. The townspeople are an easygoing, (adjective) amiable folk, and carnival time involves entire neighborhoods and institutions until the end of
the festival. Each neighbourhood organizes its own comparsas and "patrullas", who (relative)

dance tirelessly around "the Unsha", a tree that (relative) is decorated with gifts, at the end
the participants symbolically bury o Carnavaln, the king of the carnival. The celebrations go on for around a
month, but there are eight main days, when participants are often doused with water. People have been doing
(perfect continuous) these activities for years.
If I stayed in Cajamarca, I would participate in the carnival

Do you know what you should do? questions within questions

If you will go to Cajamarca, First you should visit the city in which the Inca and Spanish
cultures were fused and learned (past simple) to live together, and that has one of the most
important (superlatives) examples of colonial architectural heritage in Peru.

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