San Pedro de Vilcabamba
The property Uchima is located in Sacapo which is a very small village a few
kilometers from San Pedro de Vilcabamba.
For an orientation photo showing where San Pedro and Sacapo are located relative
to Vilcabamba click here.
The photo below is taken from the road between San Pedro and Sacapo
SAN PEDRO DE VILCABAMBA FROM THE ROAD TO SACAPO - BEHIND IS MOUNT MANDANGO
SAN PEDRO DE VILCABAMBA
This little village located only 3 km from Vilcabamba still keeps its colonial buildings.
The church in the center was built in "tapia" (rammed earth) and wood and is surrounded
by colorful big houses with ample corridors, big patios and beautiful gardens.
At 1800 m. of altitude, temperature ranges from 10 to 24 degrees centigrade depending
on the season.
Winter time, from December to June, is kind of warm while its summer, July to November
however, no extreme temperatures have been registered here.
At the feet of San Pedro, flows the Rio Uchima, a pristine unpolluted river.
RIO UCHIMA (photo taken standing on the entrance bridge of the