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Climb Nevado Pisco (5,752m) in Peru, 5 days with acclimatization around Huaraz

Reach the summit of Nevado Pisco and acclimatize in the mountain lakes around Huaraz on this 5-day program in the Cordillera Blanca led by AGMP mountain leader Octavio.

Mountain RangeCordillera Blanca
Duration5 days
Offer periodMay, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripPrivate


  • Get to the top of an iconic mountain in Peru.

  • Contemplate the fantastic views of the Cordillera Blanca.

  • Enjoy acclimatizing in the mountain lakes around Huaraz.


Looking for an exciting mountaineering experience in Peru? Don’t miss this incredible opportunity. Follow me on this 5-day program and climb the summit of Nevado Pisco with acclimatization around Huaraz.

At 5,752 meters above sea level, Nevado Pisco is an iconic mountain that belongs to the Cordillera Blanca, in the Peruvian Andes. If you¡re in good physical shape and like exploring the mountains, you’ll love to climb this summit.

First of all, we’ll meet in the city of Huaraz. To prepare for the ascent, we’ll acclimatize in the Wilcacocha Lake (3,750 meters) and Churup Lake (4,450 meters), both situated near Huaraz. For a detailed description of the itinerary, take a look at the bottom of the page.

Although this is not a difficult ascent, keep in mind that it’s important to have a good fitness level for the climb.

Ready for this mountaineering expedition in Peru? Get in touch with me by sending the request to book your place. It will be a pleasure for me to lead you to the top of the stunning Nevado Pisco!

If you don’t have much time, you can also join me on this 3-day program to the summit.


Meeting point

Huaraz, Peru.




Day 1: Hike to Wilcacocha lake (3750 m)

Day 2: Hike to Churup Lake (4450 m)

Day 3: Huaraz 3100 m - Yuraccoral 3850 m - Base camp 4676 m

Day 4: Base camp - Summit Pisco Mountain 5752 m - Base Camp

Day 5: Base camp to Huaraz

About the guide

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Founder, manager and Mountain Guide of Andean Peaks
Member of IVBV (Internationale Vereinigung der Bergführerverbände) IFMGA (International Federation of Mountain Guides Association) UIAGM (Union Internationale des Associations de Guide de Montagne).
I was born and raised in the hamlet of Yarush in 1987, at the foot of the Cordillera Blanca. From very young age i was born my passion for the mountains. In 2003 I started as enthusiast to climbing in rock next to my brother Eloy. In 2009 i obtained the title as ''official guide of high mountain'', i also ranks first in his class.
I enjoys doing sports climbing and opening new avenues in the cordillera Blanca, and in other countries. My wide experience has meant that he has climbed most of the mountains in cordillera blanca.

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Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 1392 each

Group of 2

USD 696 each

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Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Transport during the trip

- Permit and entrance fees

- Group porters (transport of tents, cooking equipment, etc. for the group)

- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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