Oxapampa is an atractive destination all year long, although you might want to visit the city in time for the Selvámonos anual festival.
Climate is warm and semi-warm, with a maximum of 82,4 °F and a minimum of 46,4 °F during the year.
Hours: All day
Price: Free entrance
The main plaza of Oxapampa. There is a four sided obelisk, and on the sides there are representations of Santa Rosa de Lima, patron saint of the city, a Yánesha native, a pioneer and father Bardo Ballerle, the first priest to arrive in the city.
Ubicación: In front of Banco de la Nación, Hours: All day long
Price: Free Entrance
Park built as an homage to the citys founders, as well as the ashánikas leader, Alejandro Calderón.
Location: Plaza de Armas
Hours: Until Noon
Constructed in 1939 by Otto Müller Plofm in honor of the patron saint of Oxapampa.
Location: 10,2 miles to the south
It is necessary to cross a 1,5 miles long narrow path that begins in the Tambo María Hamlet.
Founded the 27th of November of 2002 by students aiming to become official Oxapampa Tourism Guides. It is known to exhibit several items brought by the first citizens of Oxapampa. Among them are several tools used to farm, old radios and sewing machines.
Location: Jr. Belgrado
Comfortable place with the latest in music.
Location: Av. San Martín
Known for its rustic decoration with wood in all its rooms.
Location: Jr. Belgrado
Location: Av. San Martín cuadra 1
Ubicación: Prolongación San Martín S/N salida de Pozuzo
Contacto: (063) 462367 / email@example.com
Try out the delicious grilled meat from this place with Quito Quito Juice, made out of a typical fruit of the region.
Ubicación: Av. San Martín, cuadra 12
Teléfono: (063) 462180
Restaurant which specializes in typical food and is found within a restaurant.
Fried ball-shaped meat, seasoned with garlic and pepper, and served with soy sauce.
Made from rice, japanese onion and yucas. It is served as hen soup.
Made from pork meat, hen, yuca, pituca and arracacha, it is seasoned with salt, garlinc and chincho, and cooked in a stone oven.
|Feast of the Crosses||(May)||Feast during which several cultural activities like La Negreria Chinguinada dance are held.|
|National Coffee Day||(27th to 29th of June)||Celebration during several dances are paraded around the town, as well as degustations of typical foods and exotic drinks.|
|Selvámonos||(Last weekend of June)||Music festivan that includes international concerts are held, and several ecological activities are realized.|
|Oxapampa Tourism Week and Local Holiday||(25th to 31th of August)||Just as in other cities of Peru, Oxapampa holds its own tourism week where beauty pageants, the St. Rosa of Lima procession and other cultural activities are held.|