Arequipa

Peru_Arequipa_1_SVARCArequipa is among the largest cities in Peru as well as its second most populous city whose population is estimated at about 845,000 residents.

The town has a very important economic and commercial role in the country.

It is among the most significant manufacturing hubs and a great exporter of wool of very high quality.

The historic centre of Arequipa is declared a “World Cultural Heritage” by UNESCO.

Its numerous scenic and cultural sites and historic heritage have turned the city into a famous national and international tourist destination attracting a great number of international visitors and Peruvians alike.

 

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