Independencia es un distrito de Huaraz, en el departamento de Áncash. Fue creado recién en el año 1992 gracias a su popularidad entre los turistas. Uno de los atractivos turísticos es la proximidad con la Cordillera Blanca y la Cordillera Negra.
Travel tips for Independencia
- When traveling to Independence you must be careful with altitude sickness, a disease that is known as "soroche" in Perú. Among other symptoms, you suffer from vomiting and dizziness. A natural remedy is coca tea, which should be taken hot and can be found in any store.
Best time to visit Independencia
The best time to visit Independencia is during the famous dry season, that is characterized for having minimum raining. This happens from May to October and a great quantity of tourists decide to take advantage of the dry season because of the sun.