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PEAKS PERU SAC
Avenida A. Gamarra 738
Huaraz - Peru
Tel: + 51 43 422462
Mobile: 943 61 40 06
E-mail: info@peaksperu.com

 

 

 

 

Cordillera Huayhuash circuit

Main Attraction: Doing one of the top ten trek circuits in the world, view tents of spectacular snow covered peaks, Yerupaja 6634m the second highest mountain in Peru, Siula Grande 6334m mount where took place “Touching the void”, multicolored lakes, a lot of photographic opportunities and to appreciate the Andean wildlife and plants.

Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up at Lima airport and transfer to the chosen hotel. Lima.

Day 2: Transfer by bus from Lima to Huaraz. Hotel night

Day 3: Visit to Chavin Archeological complex

Día 4: Transfer by bus from Huaraz to Matacancha 4250 m

Day 5: Matacancha - Qaqanan pass 4700 m - Mitucocha lake 4200 m.

Day 6: Mitucocha - Carhuac pass 4650 m- Carhuacocha lake 4140 m

Day 7: Carhuacocha - Carnicero pass 4600 m- Huayhuash 4250 m

Day 8: Huayhuash - Portachuelo 4785 m - Viconga 4300 m.

Day 9: Viconga - Cuyoc pass 5000 m - Guanacpatay 4200 m

Day 10: Guanacpatay - San Antonio pass 4850 m - Cutatambo 4265 m

Day 11: Cutatambo, Visit Siula grande glacier made famous by Joe Simpson in his book “Touching the Void”

Day 12: Cutatambo - Huayllapa - Huatiaq 4350 m.

Day 13: Huatiaq - Tapush pass 4800 m - Qashpapampa 4250 m.

Day 14: Qashpapampa - Yahucha pass 4750 m. - Jahuacocha lake 4070 m

Day 15: Jahuacocha, day off

Day 16: Jahuacocha - Pampa Llámac pass 4300 m - Llámac - Huaraz

Day 17: Depart for Lima. Transfer to the hotel or to the airport.

Trek summary

Trek type: Trekking / camping

Trek Grade: Moderate to Strenuous

Duration: 17 days (12 days trekking)

Best time to go: April - September

Departure dates: By arrangement

Maximum Altitude: 5000m

Average walking per day: 5 to 6 hours.

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