We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Formaciones Geologicas de Torre Torre

Review Highlights
Nice views

You can walk there from town but that's a long and steep walk,worth it because of the views! Stone... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2018
Maren K
Vancouver Island, Canada
via mobile
Once you get to the top you will say WOW!

These rock formations are truly stunning. They definitely give honor to their name as they tower... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2015
Read all 79 reviews
All photos (78)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
1 Feb 2018
“Nice views”
1 week ago
“Worth a visit if you are in the area”
Huancayo, Peru
Improve This Listing
Reviews (79)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Natural pillars of sandstone - reminded me of Capuddocia in Greece but on mini scale. There are pillars elsewhere but these are exceptional. I have difficulty walking uphill so the guide drove higher up and took me on a path through one of the villages,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pippa65
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

You can walk there from town but that's a long and steep walk,worth it because of the views! Stone formations look bizarre and in different shapes and colours.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Maren K
Reviewed 10 October 2017

These are natural formations developed over hundreds of years. You'll need to be prepared for a hike especially if one of the neighborhood "guides" offers to lead you. But it's worth it and except for the little you'll pay the guide the only other cost...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 24justme49
Reviewed 1 August 2016

A great experience of Huancayo's setting in the Val de Mantaro which is also near to the city: extraordinary natural formations which seem like buildings ruined or modern sculptures. Roam with a freedom from Health and Safety restrictions some of us know elsewhere!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ludlow2009
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Hard to get up the hill due to lose rocks in the road but the sight is beautiful and you can do some hiking to get different angles!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 30rachelw
Reviewed 10 April 2016

we were delighted to have been here in our wedding vacations...sure we going to visit another off the beaten path points in the country.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank hiroshitogo01
Reviewed 8 April 2016

i was totally surprised by visiting this not so touristy place off the beaten path in peru, my girl liked the food and the panorama so wide & isolated, great viisit.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank dengzhung01
Reviewed 14 December 2015

These rock formations are truly stunning. They definitely give honor to their name as they tower very high surrounded by beautiful scenery, blue skies and you will even find sheep pasturing at the very top. Getting to the highest section is so worth it! You...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank trekkerFrank
Reviewed 26 July 2014

These formations are absolutely stunning. I would have liked to walk through them, but two locals stopped me while walking there and told me it was unsafe, that people get robbed. I'm not one to give in to fear, but I was bit too paranoid...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 24 January 2014

This place reminds me of the grand canyon site, in a smaller scale of course! We visited during the day and it was amazing climbing this mountains and seeing the towers. We took a taxi from el Cerrito, the road was very rustic and almost...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Jennifer I
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 nearby hotels
B&V Compania Hotelera
15 reviews
2.63 km away
Isha Hotel Huancayo
32 reviews
2.86 km away
Presidente Hotel & Convention Center
122 reviews
2.96 km away
Hotel Confort
29 reviews
2.96 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 96 nearby restaurants
Oxon Cafe
10 reviews
2.06 km away
Restaurant Pizzeria Italia
18 reviews
2.04 km away
Caramba Restaurant
27 reviews
2.49 km away
Daruma Restaurant Cafe
9 reviews
1.98 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 28 nearby attractions
Parque de la Identidad Wanka
253 reviews
1.84 km away
Plaza De La Constitucion
177 reviews
2.89 km away
Virgen Inmaculada de la Concepcion
80 reviews
3.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Formaciones Geologicas de Torre Torre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines