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Location Peru, Huánuco Region, Yarowilca Province
Height 3,700 metres (12,139 ft)

Wallpayunka (Quechua wallpa hen, yunka warm area on the slopes of the Andes,[1] warm valley, "hen valley", hispanicized spellings Huallpayunca, Hualpayunca) is an archaeological site in Peru. It lies in the Huánuco Region, Yarowilca Province, Obas District, it is situated above the little village of Wallpayunka at heights between 3,700 metres (12,139 ft) and 3,800 metres (12,467 ft).[2]

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  1. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  2. ^ "Restos arqueológicos de Hualpayunca". mincetur. Retrieved April 25, 2014.