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Ica to Juliaca Bus Service
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Ica to Juliaca Bus Distance
Bus from Ica to Juliaca
The distance from Ica to Juliaca is 598 mi (962 km), and the travel takes about 16 hours by land. The transportation company Civa covers this route Ica - Juliaca, with bus tickets from s/. 100 to s/. 140. The buses leave from the terminal close to the Plaza de Armas of Ica, in the schedule from 5:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Their destination is the Terminal Terrestre located in the outskirts of Juliaca. The climate of Juliaca, different from the warm and sunny days of Ica, is in general cold, with an average temperature between 39 °F (4 °C ) and 50 °F (10 °C). Juliaca has strong winds due to its location in the middle of the high Andean plateau.
Boarding Points in Ica
The major boarding points in Ica are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Ica are as follows:
Dropping Points in Juliaca
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Juliaca. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Juliaca at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Juliaca are:
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In the Ica territory flowered 2 of the most important cultures that lived in this part of the continent. The Paracas culture (600 B. C. - 100 A.D.) and the Naza culture (100 A.D. - 800 A.D.) were the first civilizations of Ica, followed by the Chincha culture (800 A.D. - 1476 A.D.), but there are not many registers of the last one. With the expansion of the Incan Empire, the end of the Chincha culture would arrive, consolidating as new power of the territory of Ica until the arrival of the Spanish and the subsequent conquest. After the foundation by the Spanish, Ica would become a commercial region, characterized by its textile and winemaking industries, which saw its origin in 1540, when Nicolás de Ribera el Viejo produced the first eau-de-vie with the Ica raisins.
The high plain territory where is located the current Juliaca -also known as the “city of winds”- is rich in history and traditions. It was settled more than 4000 years B.C. by tribes mostly dedicated to agriculture and Andean stockbreeding (llama shepherding and guinea pig breeding).Between the years 200 B.C. and 200 A.D. the Pukara culture dominated the high plain region, leaving traces of its presence in Juliaca on the founded archaeologic remains. In the following centuries, the Tiahuanaco, Colla and Inka cultures fought for the hegemony of the high plain. The incas were the ones who prevailed over the other ones in the fight for the Andean supremacy, under the leadership of Pachacutec.With the Spanish arrival, there was a high plain lands distribution, that culminated with the Spanish foundation of the town of Santa Catalina de Juliaca. During the colonial period the city was scenary of indigenous uprisings against the Spanish domination.In the Republic period, after obtained the Independence of Peru, Juliaca was a rural city until the construction of the railway station (1873) that allowed a greater communication and exchange with the most important cities of the Andean south as Cusco or Arequipa, besides making easier the access of Peruvian and foreign visitors.In 1926 was created, by a supreme order, the province of San Roman, what allowed for the ascent of Juliaca to capital.