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Mirador Punta Olimpica

Punta Olimpica, Carhuaz, Peru
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Wonderful mountain pass to the world's highest tunnel

The new road between Carhuaz and Chacas was opened in 2013 and shortened travel time for the... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2016
RolandM1971
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Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
Sit here for an hour or a month...

After taking the time to navigate dozens of switchbacks and the occasional road hazard (boulders... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2015
LoneWolffe
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Carhuaz, Peru
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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
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Jun 27, 2016
“Wonderful mountain pass to the world's highest tunnel”
Sep 23, 2015
“Sit here for an hour or a month...”
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Punta Olimpica, Carhuaz, Peru
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The new road between Carhuaz and Chacas was opened in 2013 and shortened travel time for the roughly 80 km stretch from 9 hours down to about 2.5 hours. The road is very well maintained and almost fully asphalted, with the exception of a small...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

After taking the time to navigate dozens of switchbacks and the occasional road hazard (boulders, rock slides, and roaming cattle are all par for the course), it does one well to stop and relax and consider your steps. More specifically, stop at the lookout and...More

Thank LoneWolffe
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