The Tingo Maria
National Park (Parque Nacional Tingo María) is located in José Crespo Y Castillo District, Huánuco Region, Peru
. Its principal attraction is the Owl Cave (Spanish: Cueva de las Lechuzas) where the guacharos live. The park has an area of 4,777 hectares (18.44 sq mi) with a mountain range in the shape of a woman that slept, which is called "The Sleeping Beauty", (Spanish: La Bella Durmiente).
National tourists and lovers of nature visit the park daily.Four miles down the Huallaga River
is the picturesque city of Tingo Maria; it has a paved airport which is served daily by jet and turbo prop airplanes. The park is under the control of SERNANP and the UNAS with headquarters in Tingo Maria.