Tag: Ayacucho

Crowds of people gathered in front of the Cusco Cathedral at night for an Easter procession.

Celebrating Easter in Peru

Explore Semana Santa traditions, typical Easter food, and regional ceremonies throughout Peru

A festive Easter celebration in Ayacucho.

Celebrating Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Ayacucho

Ayacucho, located in the Peruvian central highlands, is nationally recognized for having the best Semana Santa festivities in the entire of Peru.

The Ayacucho Plaza de Armas, with a monument to Mariscal Sucre, an important independence leader.

Ayacucho: Complete Travel Guide

Check out our guide to this lesser known Peru travel destination, Ayacucho.