From August to October is not yet the high season, but it's the best moment to see the humpback whales and dolphins. It's an amazing spectacle!
The weather in Mancora is desert. The average annual temperature is 74,4 °F (23,6 °C). The days are sunny most of the year, but there is a chance of rain in summer time.
Máncora is very popular among the travellers who like nightlife and celebrations with good music. Enjoy the intense nights of the different bars that you will find on your step in Máncora and the famous discos, where you will listen from rock to blues music, what's better than doing it in front of the beach and the sea!!
Location: 396 Piura
Hours: From 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Price: 4-14 Soles
Angela started selling its famous breads based in manioc on her bicycle.
Location: 503 Grau
Hours: From 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Price: 10-15 Soles
Lama is well known for its fresh ceviche. It's located in front of the terminal Eppo.
Location: Piura cuadra 5
Hours: From 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Price: 18-29 Soles
This restaurant gives food based on sea ingredients. If you go there, you should do it early, because the place is always crowded of people who look for good food.
Máncora is a town at 3 hours from Piura city. It's built in the vicinity of the sea and is nowadays the most visited of Peru. Here you will taste a lot of coast food, generally very fresh.
In this town there is sun the whole year, with very hot seasons, but the temperatures maintain.
You will have the possibility of surfing in Máncora beach during the day and at night find the best bars close to the sea, where the bohemian life is enjoyed with lots of intensity. You can also make tours to the other beaches of the area as Punta Sal, Vichayito, etc.
Boards for rent at: Soledad
Location: 316 Piura street
Price: 15-20 soles per day
Price: 60 soles for a surfing class plus equipment
Price: Kitesurfing 120 soles per hour
Location: Hospedaje las Terrazas, 496 Piura street
Price: 18-95 soles
Rent motorcycles, quad bikes and jetskis.
Location: 7 miles (11 km) from Mancora in the Fernandez valley
Price: Take a taxi for 35 soles plus 2 soles entrance fee
You'll find a thermal hotspring that emits muddy water, perfect for a full-body treatment
Spondylus Escuela de Buceo
Diving courses and Excursions and whale watchLocation: 216, Av. Piura, Máncora.
You can go to Punta Sal, Cabo Blanco, Lobitos or Zorritos to catch a wave and enjoy the sea.
The main dishes you must have in your table are: parihuela, ceviche mixto, causa rellena and papa a la huancaína (among many other sea delights that you will discover there).
|Semana Jubilar de Piura||October 1st to 9th||In this occasion the city of Piura celebrates the tourist week, with cultural and tourist wealths of the region.|
|Carnavales en Piura||March||It's the moment when all the city is dressed up and there are troupes and parade floats, among other activities. There is the habit of soaking the people with water during this period.|