Obelisco de la Pampa de la Quinua, Ayacucho
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Discover a slice of South America's history at Obelisco de la Pampa de la Quinua, built on the site of what was considered the final battle for Peruvian independence. Today, you can walk through the actual battlefield, view the memorials, and read about the battle. Climb up the obelisk for vistas of the surrounding area, but keep in mind the ladders and staircases are narrow and difficult to climb. With our world travel planner, Ayacucho attractions like Obelisco de la Pampa de la Quinua can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Steeped in history, contact with the history of the Peru and a test of resistance to the height. You can breathe pure air and know the history
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  • Wonderful place for the heroic deed of our fighters, culture, place to meditate and details
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  • The Obelisk is a historical icon of the battle of ayacucho. You can access to the and climb stairs that will take you to an area higher to admire all the pampas of ayacucho.
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