Stunning 26 year old Valeria Piazza defeated 30 other beauties to be crowned Miss Peru 2016 last night. She stands 1.74m tall and will represent Peru at the 2016 Miss Universe Pageant later this year. Priscilla Howard finished in second place and is expected to represent Peru at Miss International 2016. Danea Panta finished in third place and might represent Peru at Miss Grand International 2016. The top 5 were completed by Ivana Yturbe and Estefani Mauricci. The reigning Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach from the Philippines, and Miss Universe 1995, Chelsi Smith, were part of the judging panel.