Private pick-up at Lima Airport. Transfer to hotel for meal and sleep.
Private transfer to bus station. First class bus ride to Huaraz, (approximately 8 hour trip). Check into hotel for the night.
Orientation meeting in hotel. 4 hour acclimatization hike to Puka Ventana (red window). Return to hotel in Huaraz for the night.
Approximately 5 hour hike to Laguna Churup. Return to hotel for the night.
All day, technical glaciated climb up Huarapasca peak. Leaving at 3am and returning to hotel in Huaraz by 5:30pm for the night.
Go to town of Cashapampa to load donkeys with gear and supplies. Camp near alpine lake.
Arrive to base camp by mid-afternoon. Stay the night.
Ascend steep moraine to camp for the night.
Ascend to high camp located between Alpamayo and Quitaraju for the night.
Depart from camp at 3am, climb steep summit wall to mountain summit. Camp for the night.
Descend back to base camp for the night.
Hike back to Cashapampa, returning to Huaraz around 4pm. Check back into hotel. Meet later in the evening for celebration feast.
Departing Huaraz at 11am, reaching Lima International Airport or hotel by approximately 7:30pm.
Lima International Airport
3-star hotel in Lima and Huaraz
Camping on mountains
Meals are not included during in-town days
Personal climbing equipment is included, but not personal clothing and equipment
Porters only between Base Camp and Moraine Camp on Alpamayo. Additional porters can be contracted by climbers at an additional cost
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