Caylloma Province

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Caylloma
Province
Mismi as seen from the southeast
Mismi as seen from the southeast
Location of Caylloma in the Arequipa Region
Location of Caylloma in the Arequipa Region
Country Peru
Region Arequipa
Capital Chivay
Government
 • Mayor Jorge Modesto Cueva Tejada (2007)
Area
 • Total 14,019.46 km2 (5,412.94 sq mi)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 72,214
 • Density 5.2/km2 (13/sq mi)
UBIGEO 0405

Caylloma Province is the largest of eight provinces in the Arequipa Region of Peru.

Geography[edit]

The Chila mountain range traverses the province. One of the highest mountains of the province is Mismi. Other mountains are listed below:[1]

Political division[edit]

The province is divided into twenty districts which are:

Points of interest[edit]

The Colca Canyon lies in the Huambo and Callalli districts.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL maps of the Caylloma Province 1 and 2 (Arequipa Region)
  2. ^ Colca Peru - Attractions in Colca



Coordinates: 15°38′12″S 71°36′08″W / 15.63667°S 71.60222°W / -15.63667; -71.60222