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Máncora travel guide

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You're Going to Love Máncora

A beach resort town on Peru's northwest coast, Máncora draws surfers and land-loving tourists alike. Also known for its hot springs and mud baths, the city is a favorite among those looking for rest and relaxation.

A former haunt of Hemingway's, Máncora also attracts nature lovers to the Mangroves and the Amotape Hills National Park, whose equatorial dry forests contain orchids, thorn trees, spectacled bears, boa constrictors, American crocodiles, and over a hundred bird species.

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When to Visit Máncora

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The best time to visit Máncora is during high season, January to February.

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How to Get to Máncora

Airports near Máncora

PIU Piura
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Where to Stay in Máncora

The Loki del Mar does double duty as a popular nightspot. The hotel features spacious rooms, a pool, bar, and lounge area. Blue Ocean is right on the beach and provides free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, a restaurant, and beach bar.

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Shopping Streets

Avenida Piura hosts most of the shops in Máncora with the outdoor artisans market, as well as surf shops with swimwear, sandals, and accessories.

Groceries and Other

Ultimarket Marlon Máncora stocks all staples and Fruteria Macharé sells fresh fruit. Máncora is relatively inexpensive. A Coca-Cola costs S/. 2.50.

Where to Eat in Máncora

La Mosca en la Sopa specializes in grilled beef, pasta dishes, and smoked fish. Entrees average S/. 100. El Mero Murique serves ceviche, grilled fish, and chicken. Entrees average S/. 100.