The caves feature more than 500 paintings and engravings of local wildlife, including herds of guanaco, a relative of the llama that still lives in Peru’s high sierra, but in diminishing numbers. The caves lie at an altitude of 4,127 meters above sea level, on the right bank of the Sumbay river.

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Province:Arequipa
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the slopes of El
Misti volcano
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District:Arequipa
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the slopes of El
Misti volcano
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