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Location Peru, Arequipa Region, Camaná Province

Huamboy[1] (possibly from Quechua wamp'uy "to navigate, to sail, to travel by boat")[2] is an archaeological site with cemeteries and a village on a hill of the same name in Peru. It is located in the Arequipa Region, Camaná Province, Nicolás de Piérola District,[1] the complex was declared a National Cultural Heritage by Resolución Directoral Nacional No. 1106/INC on August 4, 2009.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Conjunto arqueológico Huamboy". mincetur. Retrieved April 26, 2014. 
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)