Chalhuanca

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Chalhuanca
Challwanka
Town
Chalhuanca, situated on the River Chalhuanca
Chalhuanca, situated on the River Chalhuanca
Chalhuanca is located in Peru
Chalhuanca
Chalhuanca
Coordinates: 14°17′42″S 73°14′40″W / 14.29500°S 73.24444°W / -14.29500; -73.24444
Country  Peru
Region Apurímac Region
Province Aymaraes Province
District Chalhuanca District
Government
 • Mayor Sebastian Gonzalo Carbajal Zegarra
Elevation 2,888 m (9,475 ft)

Chalhuanca is a town in southern Peru, capital of the province Aymaraes in the region Apurímac. It is famous as one of the best places in Peru for canoeing and other river-related adventure sports. Their river fisheries are also renown for their delicate produce. Chalhuanca has a resort-placed named Pincahuacho which is famous for its volcanic waters.

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Coordinates: 14°17′42″S 73°14′40″W / 14.29500°S 73.24444°W / -14.29500; -73.24444