Urubamba District

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Urubamba
Urupampa
District
Looking towards Pumawank'a Q'asa
Looking towards Pumawank'a Q'asa
Country  Peru
Region Cusco
Province Urubamba
Capital Urubamba
Government
 • Mayor Benicio Rios Ocsa
Area
 • Total 128.28 km2 (49.53 sq mi)
Elevation 2,871 m (9,419 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 18,348
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 081301

Urubamba District is one of seven districts of the province Urubamba in Peru.[1]

Geography[edit]

The Urupampa mountain range traverses the district. One of highest peaks of the district is Ch'iqun at 5,530 m (18,143 ft). Other mountains are listed below:[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Distrital. Retrieved April 11, 2008.
  2. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Urubamba Province (Cusco Region)


Coordinates: 13°18′20″S 72°07′04″W / 13.3056°S 72.1179°W / -13.3056; -72.1179