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Aproximadamente a 20 minutos de la ciudad, esperaba más de Kotosh. El recorrido es corto (20 - 30 minutos) y no hay mucho por ver, solo está la replica de las manos cruzadas. Al empezar el recorrido, ... more »At approximately 20 minutes from the city, I expected more of Kotosh. Travel is short (20-30 minutes) and there's not much to see, it is the only replica of the cross hands. At the start of the tour, the circle magnetic is the most interesting. Important: bear repellent!
Esta ubicada a 20 min en auto fuera de la ciudad. Es un complejo arqueológico preinca que actualmente sigue en investigación. En uno de los templos se encontro la figura de manos cruzadas que da el no... more »It is located 20 minutes drive outside of the city. It is a pre-Inca archaeological complex that currently still in research. In one of the temples is found the figure of cross hands that gives its name to the temple. Account also with a small sample museografica of the chronology of the settlement in the area. Around the place there are rustic spaces to spend it with the little ones. If you go with children consider that stretches of walking are 10 minutes on foot.
Fui a visitar la zona arqueológica de Kotosh con mis hijos, está bastante ordenado y muy bonito, pero me decepcionó saber que " Las manos cruzadas" se encuentran en un museo en Lima y no en Huánuco. I... more »I went to visit the archaeological site of Kotosh with my children, it is quite tidy and Nice, but it I was disappointed to know that "Crossed hands" are located in a Museum in Lima and not in Huanuco. Equal to the exit I could enjoy the rest of the day at recess that are located on the side of the archaeological Center. I still recommend it, it's always good to know more about our culture in our beautiful country.
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