Location: Centre of the Country
Area: 37 722 km2.
Capital: Huánuco (1894 )
- Mínimum: 167 masl (Honoria)
- Máximum: 3839 masl (Puños)
The department of Huánuco is characterized by understanding
two very different landscapes, the saw and the high jungle. The
Andean part is labeled by the presence of the mountain chain of
the Huayhuash. The high jungle is extended to what is long of
the eastern flank of the Andes.