Phaqcha Mayu

Phaqcha Mayu (Quechua phaqcha waterfall, mayu river, "waterfall river", also spelled Pajcha Mayu) is a Bolivian river in the Cochabamba Department, Arani Province, Vacas Municipality, and in the Carrasco Province, Pocona Municipality.[1] It originates near Vacas. From the lake Pilawit'u it flows southeast.[2] Downstream, south of Pocona, it is also known under the name Ch'akiri.

Phaqcha Mayu
Vacas, Laguna Pilawit'u.JPG
Pilawit'u lake. From here Phaqcha Mayu flows to the southeast.
RegionCochabamba Department
MunicipalityArani Province, Carrasco Province

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Vacas Municipality Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine: population data and map
  2. ^ Detailed map of the area