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Huayhuash Trek (4 days)

Visit the heights around Huaraz with this Huayhuash trek of 4 days that will allow you to see the landscape of the range from privileged points.


Included

  • Hotel pick up (just city area).
  • Guide.
  • Cook.
  • General first-aid kit.
  • Tent.
  • Sleeping pads.
  • Cooking equipment.
  • Herder.
  • Donkeys.
  • Shared transportation.
  • Meals.

Not included

  • Payment for camp in Cordillera Huayhuash (S/. 70).
  • Sleeping bag.

What to bring

  • A 40 to 70 liter backpack for all the circuit.
  • Waterproof jacket and pants (Gore-Tex of similar).
  • Polar warm clothes (Polartec or similar).
  • Thermal clothing (first layer).
  • Short and long sleeved T-shirts.
  • Trekking shoes.
  • Enough batteries (there is no energy to charge electronic devices in te road).
  • Flip-flops (for showers, rest and river crossing, it it were necessary).
  • Flashlight.
  • Towel.
  • Winter hat and gloves for cold temperatures.
  • Cap to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Sun block.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Camera.
  • Personal first-aid kit.
  • Water bottle (Nalgene or similar).
  • Ziploc bags or similar (to store the garbage).
  • Hiking poles.
  • Sleeping bag.

How to book

  1. Choose the departure date in the calendar.
  2. Choose the number of people.
  3. Click in "Add to cart."
  4. Pay online the total price of the program.
  • Once payed, the booking is subjected to confirmation according to the availability. If you want to check the availability before paying, write us to reservas@denomades.com.
  • If you cancel your booking until 15 days before the beginning of the activity, we will refund 30% of the total price.

Itinerary

Let's visit the surroundings of south Huaraz with this Huayhuash trek of 4 days, which will allow you to see the landscapes and the natural wonders of the Andes Mountain Range.

Day 1: Huaraz – Chiquián – Llamac – Jahuacocha Lagoon

  • We will leave Huaraz at 5:00 am to the south.
  • We will visit the city of Chiquián, at 2,100 m high.
  • Our next destination will be the town of Llamac, at 3,300 m high.
  • From there we will begin the ascent to the Pampa Llamac Pass, from where we will have privileged views of the Yerupajá Mountain and the vegetation in the route.
  • After a 5 hours trek, we will arrive at our camp in the Jahuacocha Lagoon, at 4,050 m high, place where we will spend the night.

Day 2: Jahuacocha Lagoon – Yaucha Pass – Jahuacocha Lagoon

  • Breakfast.
  • We will begin a hike by a track from where we will be able to watch a big part of the Cordillera Huayhuash.
  • If we are lucky, we will see the flight of some condors, typical bird of the Andes.
  • We will get to the Yaucha Pass, at 4,800 m high, where we will rest and take some pictures.
  • From the heights we will see the Jahuacocha Lagoon and the Jirishanca.
  • We will return to Jahuacocha Lagoon for our second night of camping.

Day 3: Jahuacocha Lagoon – Rondoy Punta Pass – Rondoy

  • Breakfast and break camp.
  • We will begin a 7 hours trek going around the Jahuacocha Lagoon, passing by the Solterococha.
  • We will go up to the Rondoy Pass, at 4,750 m high, and see the majestic Yerupajá and the Jirishanca.
  • Then, we will arrive at the camp of Rondoy for resting and seeing the sunset in the mountains.

Day 4: Rondoy – Llamac – Huaraz

  • Breakfast.
  • After breaking camp, we will begin a 4 hours descending trek.
  • In the route we will visit the Santa Luisa Mining Camp and the Pocpa towns, until we get to Llamac.
  • Return to Huaraz.


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