Info about Carás, Ancash (Peru)

Carás region is Ancash, Provincia de Huaylas, and country is Peru (PE).

Alternate names are Caras, Caraz, Carás, Cavas, Cavás, latitude is -9.0469200, and longitude is -77.8090100.

With 23.841 people, this place timezone is America/Lima (America/Lima_cet).

Carás is considered one of the top destinations for trail running around Peru.


More details about Carás in Peru (PE)

It is the capital of Huaylas Province.

In Carás live 23.841 people, according to 2002 last census.

Its area is 246 sq. kilometers, ideal for visiting a mid-sized city, in our opinion a city that you should visit. If you book an accommodation in Carás you can save money due to their economic accommodation costs, and this is why you can have it like a base to move across Peru and Carás near things to do.

Its elevation above mean sea level, called also meters above mean sea level (MAMSL) is over 2256 mt. This is why this city is an ideal place when you and firends love high land to travel to in your next vacation and want to do trail if on vacation abroad.

If you need more detailed data for Carás see its official webpage

Carás things to do and activities: best trip destination for:

  • trail running.

    Interactive Carás (Peru) Map and attractions

    Interactive map of Carás, Ancash Provincia de Huaylas Peru (PE).