English: Yurimaguas is a thriving port-town  in the Loreto Region of northeastern Peruvian Amazonia. Historically associated with Maynas (Pais de los Maynas)Pais de los Maynas, the culturally diverse town is affectionately known as the "Pearl of the Huallaga" ("Perla del Huallaga"). Yurimaguas is located at the confluence of the majestic Huallaga and Paranapura Rivers in the steamy rainforests of northeastern Peru,. It is the capital of both Alto Amazonas Province and Yurimaguas District, and had a population estimated at about 64,000 inhabitants (2002).
Español: Yurimaguas es una ciudad del norte del Perú, capital de la Provincia de Alto Amazonas (Loreto), ubicada en la confluencia de los ríos Huallaga y Paranapura, en la selva peruana.
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