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Andahuaylillas District

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Country  Peru
Province  Quispicanchi
Subdivisions  27 populated centers
Elevation  3,122 m
Capital  Andahuaylillas
Region  Cusco
Founded  January 2, 1857
Time zone  PET (UTC-5)
Area  84.6 km²
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The Andahuaylillas District is one of the twelve districts in the Quispicanchi Province in Peru. Created on January 2, 1857, its capital is the town of Andahuaylillas. It is located 45 km South of Cusco.

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Andahuaylillas District Andahuaylillas in Cuzco

The main attraction of Andahuaylillas is its baroque church dedicated to Saint Peter the Apostle. The church is nicknamed "the Sistine Chapel of America" because of the magnificent frescos that adorn its walls.

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Andahuaylillas is one of the main stages of the Andean Baroque Route along with Cusco, Huaro and Urcos.

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Geography

The most important river of the district is the Willkanuta.

Ethnic groups

Andahuaylillas District Andahuaylillas in Cuzco

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (56.06%) learnt to speak in childhood, 43.25% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).

(13°40′23″S 71°40′37″W).

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Andahuaylillas District San Pedro Apostol in Andahuaylillas La Ruta del Barroco Andino
Andahuaylillas District Andahuaylillas in Cuzco

References

Andahuaylillas District Wikipedia


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