Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
After meeting up in Huaraz, we will drive for 5 hours to Hualcayan. There, we will meet with our porter team and set up camp.
After a hearty breakfast we will begin our trek. 5 hours later we will arrive at Whiscash where we will set up camp.
A long day awaits us as we start off to Laguna Cullicocha at 4850m. Then, we will cross our first high pass at Osoruri. Finally, we will begin a long descent to Ruinapampa, where we will set up camp after 8-9 hours of trekking.
Our next campsite will be set up at Cruce Alpamayo after a relaxed 4-hour trekking day.
On this day we will be able to recover and rest. We may also trek to Laguna Jancarurish or to the Alpamayo basecamp.
A long day of hiking awaits us. First we head to another high pass, the Paso Cara Cara at 4830m. Then we will continue to Paso Mesapata. Finally, we will descend to Safuna or continue a bit further to Huilca, depending on the group conditions.
Another long trekking day awaits us on day seven. We will begin by heading to the Paso Pucajirca and then descending to Jancapampa. The local Quechua farms on the way will give us a taste of the local culture.
We will have a scenic trekking day as we pass several Quechua farming communities. Then, we will ascend to Paso Tupatupa. Finally, we will reach Laguna Huecrococha where we will set up camp for the night.
Our ascent to the Paso Alto de Pucaraju will reward us with stunning sights of Taulliraju. Then, we will continue on the the peaceful Tuctubamba valley where we will set up camp after our 7 hour trek.
After breakfast we will set off on a challenging hike to the Punta Union Pass. Then, we will continue on to Taullipampa, one of the most beautiful spots we will stop and set camp in.
As our journey draws to a close we will visit the Alpamayo basecamp and the breathtaking Arhuey lake. Then we will continue to Llamacorral where we will set up our last camp.
Our last day will begin with an easy riverside trek in the Santa Cruz Valley and then, a 3 hour drive back to Huaraz from Cashapampa.
This trip is for participants 12 years or older. The maximum number of participants is 15.
My name is Edwin, professional Mountain Guide, member of Mountain Guides Association of Peru (AGMP) and Member of the International Union of Mountain Guides Association (UIAGM), specialized on Trekking, Climbing, Expeditions also I am the founder of Andes Travel Expeditions company.
I have extensive experience and I had climb throughout Peru, Argentina and Bolivia and succesfully guided Huandoy Norte ( 2 times: on the north face and east face), Piramide de Garcilaso, Arteson, Caraz 1, Alpamayo, Huascaran, as well as Illampu, Sajama, Condiriri, Aconcagua, among many other mountains..
I will be happy to welcome you and your friends from all over the world to travel with us in America del Sur particularly in my home country Peru, the country of Mt Huascaran, Alpamayo(Most beautiful mountain in the world), Machupicchu, Cusco, Lago Titicaca, Arequipa, Amazonas etc.
As a professional mountain guide, I have been leading several mountain trips for the, past 20 years. I love and enjoy my job and have gained a lot of experience through climbing with many groups from all over the world. First I would like to assure you the best service and cooperation from my team, Secondly I will make sure that you have an exciting trekking on mountain, wonderful, unique and memorable experience. And while you are here in Peru we would like to promise, you are going to have an enjoyable and comfortable stay with us and look forward to meet your expectation Andes Travel Expeditions Company is pleased to share your enthusiasm for lifetime experience. I am pleased to let you know that I am going to be your Guide up there personally I will take you there not to send you there.
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