Usually the hike around the Cordillera Huayhuash begins in the city of Chiquian 3,400m. 111 km. south of Huaraz, 50 km. of the south east of Cordillera Blanca. this mountain range offers opportunities to develop activities such as horseback riding , fishing , mountaineering and the most preferred trekking .
The circuit of the Cordillera Huayhuash is one of the most beautiful, impressive and classic trekking anywhere the trek are often compared to those in Nepal, the trek takes between 10 to 14 days and gross many high passes that overcome 4,700m. Turquoise color lakes clear mountain a stream spectacular forest.
Every day on the treks hikers are treated to awesome views of snowcapped peaks glaciers and the blue trout-filled lakes.
The are no less than 8 passes to cross, highest at 5,000m. Although the hiking is not difficult or technical
This cordillera has spectacular mountains as yarupaja at 6,634m., the second highest peak in the Peruvian Andes, Jirishanca 6,094m. Sarapo 6,127m. Rondoy Ninashanca, Rasac Siula Grande 6,334m. where was filmed the movie ( Touching The Void ) where Rodolfo Reyes Oropeza worked together with the climbers Joe Simpson , Simon Yates and Kevin Macdonald ( director ) in the film .
The best season in the Cordillera Huayhuash is between April to October
Including in our service :
• Mountain Guide trek/ climb
• Cook ,Porter
• Bipersonal tent , kitchen tent , dinning room tent with table and chairs,toilet tent
• Complete food during the expeditions and snacks
• Donkey and donkey driver
• Acclimatization day
• Mini van for start and finish of expeditions
• First aid kit
• Huascaran national park entrance fees
Does not include in our service:
• Bus Lima – Huaraz – Lima
• Hotel in Huaraz
• Personal equipment for trek / climb
• Food in Huaraz
Our itinerary is from Huaraz to Huaraz if you need itinerary from Lima let me know please.