Huascarán National Park

Huascarán National Park

Huascarán National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Huascarán) is a national park in the Cordillera Blanca, a range of the Andes, in Ancash of central Peru. It was also pronounced as Natural Heritage of Humanity and recognized as Reserve of Biosphere Core. The highest mountain in Peru is located in the park (also named Huascarán, reaching 6,768 meters high). This park is home to many species of animals and plants, including Puya raimondi, Cougars, Jaguars, Vicunas, the Peruvian Guemal (Hippocamelus antisensis), the Peruvian Tapir, and many species of birds.

Outline
Huascarán National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Huascarán) is a national park in the Cordillera Blanca, a range of the Andes, in Ancash of central Peru.

Recommended world heritage video

  1. Historic Inner City of Paramaribo

    Historic Inner City of Paramaribo

  2. Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks

    Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks

  3. Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina

    Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina

  1. Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks

    Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks

  2. Central Suriname Nature Reserve

    Central Suriname Nature Reserve

  3. Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

    Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

  1. Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works

    Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works

  2. Noel Kempff Mercado National Park

    Noel Kempff Mercado National Park

  3. Península Valdés

    Península Valdés

  1. Churches of Chiloé

    Churches of Chiloé

  2. National Archeological Park of Tierradentro

    National Archeological Park of Tierradentro

  3. Moai

    Moai

  1. Tiwanaku : Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture

    Tiwanaku : Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture

  2. Los Glaciares National Park

    Los Glaciares National Park

  3. City of Potosí

    City of Potosí

  1. Manú National Park

    Manú National Park

  2. Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary

    Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary

  3. Chan Chan Archaelogical Zone

    Chan Chan Archaelogical Zone

  1. Pantanal Conservation Area

    Pantanal Conservation Area

  2. Historic City of Sucre

    Historic City of Sucre

  3. Jesuit Missions of Chiquitos

    Jesuit Missions of Chiquitos

  1. Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso

    Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso

  2. Brasilia

    Brasilia

  3. Serra da Capivara National Park

    Serra da Capivara National Park

  1. Easter Island

    Easter Island

  2. Río Abiseo National Park

    Río Abiseo National Park

  3. Sewell Mining Town

    Sewell Mining Town

  1. Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves

    Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves

  2. Lima

    Lima

  3. Rapa Nui National Park

    Rapa Nui National Park

  1. Los Katíos National Park

    Los Katíos National Park

  2. Nuestra Señora de Loreto

    Nuestra Señora de Loreto

  3. Chavin (Archaeological Site)

    Chavin (Archaeological Site)

  1. Lines and Geoglyphs of Nazca and Pampas de Jumana

    Lines and Geoglyphs of Nazca and Pampas de Jumana

  2. Jesuit Missions of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná and Jesús de Tavarangue

    Jesuit Missions of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná and Jesús de Tavarangue

facebook comments
Comment
To the Top