Cochabamba, or simply Cocha is fourth largest city in central , in a valley with the same name, in the mountain range. Its name is from a compound of the Quechua words q'ucha, meaning "lake", and pampa, "open plain".
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Notable Places in the Area

Work of art
is a statue of Jesus Christ located atop San Pedro Hill, to the east of Cochabamba, . is situated 2½ km northeast of Cochabamba. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Heritage site
is situated 2 km south of Cochabamba. Photo: PatriciaDueriM, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The University of San Simón is a university in Cochabamba, .It was founded by Mariscal…

The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Cochabamba. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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