Chimbote, capital de la provincia del Santa, en el extremo noroeste del departamento de Ancash. Se ubica en la desembocadura del río Lacramarca. Puedes llegar con pasajes a Chimbote en bus y disfrutar del camino.
Chimbote is well known for its pier, as well as for being an important point for sea fishing, xxxx and commercial axel country wide. In the middle of the XX Century, Chimbote Port became a fishing port world wide leader in fish production.
The actual Chimbote location has been populated by the Moche, Wari, Recuay, Chimu and Inca Cultures. Archeological centers such as Punkurí, Pañamarca, Huaca San Pedro, El Castillo, San José de Moro and so on, remain as its witness. There is a speculation that the Mayao ethnie populated this land, but its people were disperse and exterminated when the America’s Conquerors arrived.