About Cachira

Cáchira is a Colombian municipality located in the western region of the department of Norte de Santander , in the foothills of the Eastern Cordillera in the river valley formed by the Quebrada Chorreritas and Cáchira river of the Holy Spirit.

Its population is 17,088 inhabitants, the average temperature of 17 ° C and lies 87 kilometers from Cucuta , capital of the department. Its coordinates are 7th 44'47 "N 73 ° 03'04" W . A large part of the municipality (more than 9000 hectares) is part of Paramo Santurbán , water source for