Juanjui trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Juanjui

Juanjuí is a town in Northern Peru, capital of the province Mariscal Cáceres in the San Martín Region and located in the left edge of Huallaga River. There are 54,006 inhabitants, according to the 2010 census.HistoryThe Spanish captain José Gaspar López Salcedo founded this city on September 24, 1827 under the name of Juanjui a contraction of "Juan Huido" . The population of Juanjui originally formed mainly by immigrants from Lamas from the late eighteenth and early decades of the nineteenth century.It is said that the pioneer of these immigrants was an Amerindian named Juan, who fled the Lamas, or by the mistreatment or persecution for justice of the missionaries. He came to give these territories and to live with the people of Chacho Village. After some years he returned to Lamas and brought his family and some other families who came attracted by the abundance of references wildlife. This immigration was intensified even further the independence cause. By then the settlement of Chacho Lamas was already known as the land of "Juan Huido", with it came more immigrants from Lamas.Over the years, Juan Huido was derived the name of Juanjui to designate in any way to these territories.On July 2, 1940. Juanjui was declared capital city of the new province of Mariscal CaceresClimateJuanjui has a tropical climate, warm and humidNeighborhoodsIn Juanjui, there are 8 representative neighborhoods around downtown:ChambiraJuanjuicilloLa MercedLa VictoriaPuerto AmberesSan JuanSanta Rosa
Use our Peru trip website to plan your trip to Juanjui and other destinations in Peru.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Juanjui

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Places to visit with Juanjui

Where to stay in Juanjui

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to San Martin Region

39 days in Peru BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 41 days in Peru BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Tarapoto BY A USER FROM PERU February, kids, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Peru BY A USER FROM URUGUAY March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Peru BY A USER FROM BRAZIL February, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Tarapoto BY A USER FROM PERU November, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Tarapoto BY A USER FROM PERU November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Tarapoto BY A USER FROM PERU December, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in Peru BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND April, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Tarapoto BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, romantic, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Peru BY A USER FROM INDONESIA January, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: January, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in Peru BY A USER FROM CHILE January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans