Yauli Province, Peru
Meet Locals and Find Travel Companions
Planning a trip? Send an Inquiry
Do you know about this place?Ambassadors Make me one
La Oroya is a city of about 33,000 people on the River Mantaro in central Peru. It is situated on the Altiplano some 176 km east-north-east of the national capital, Lima, and is capital of the Yauli Province. La Oroya is the location of a smelting operation that earned the town a place on the Blacksmith Institute's 2007 report, "The World's Worst Polluted Places".
- The Mantaro River is a long river running through the central region of Peru. Its Quechua name…
- Estadio Unión Tarma is a multi-use stadium in Tarma, Peru. It is currently used mostly for fo…
- Galera is the third highest railway station in the Western Hemisphere with an elevation of…