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1-day Laguna 69 Tour in Huaraz, Peru

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Join a certified mountain guide on en exciting trekking adventure in Peru to the beautiful Laguna 69, one of over 400 lakes that are located in Huascarán National Park. Enjoy amazing mountain views and a unique Andean experience open to all.

Group

Andes

1 Day

Occasional

All Levels


Highlights

  • Discover one of the most famous lakes in the beautiful Parque Nacional Huscarán.
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the Peruvian Andes.
  • Join an easy-going 1-day trekking adventure in Huaraz.

Description

Would you like to discover one of the most beautiful lagoons in Huaraz in Peru? Then join this 1-day hiking adventure to the stunning Laguna 69 which is located in the Huascarán National Park, a renowned UNESCO world heritage site in the Cordillera Blanca of the Peruvian Andes.

The Laguna 69 is one of over 400 lagoons that are located in the region. It is easy to access and offers spectacular views of the Peruvian Andes. On the way, you will also enjoy walking by a stream and coming across small waterfalls.  The lagoon is located at an altitude of 4,600 m (15,100 ft), and it will take us 12 hours to get there and back.

We will set off from Huaraz, very early in the morning. We will pick you up at 05:00 am at your hotel and begin driving through some charming Andean towns until we reach Quebrada Llanganuco where you can stop for breakfast if you wish. From there, we will pass the Llanganuco (Chinancocha and Orconcocha) lakes before reaching Cebollapampa from where we will begin our 3-hour trek.  On the way, we will enjoy views of the stunning peaks of the region (Huascarán, Huandoy, Yanapaccha, Pisco, Chacraraju). Finally, we will arrive at the lake where we will enjoy breathtaking views and then trek back down to drive back to Huaraz where we will arrive at around 6 pm.

This is an easy-going trek and everyone is welcome to join. However, you will need to be prepared to spend a few hours hiking at a relatively high altitude. Of course, we will be there to help and guide you every step of the way.

So, are you ready to discover the beautiful Laguna 69 in Peru? Then book your place and join us on this unforgettable Andean adventure!

Or, choose from some of the other amazing outdoor adventure programs in Peru that we offer!

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Transport during the trip

Price details

Price also includes first aid kit. It does not include insurance, park entry fee, breakfast, personal expenses or any other meal not detailed in the price includes section.


Details

Meeting point

Hotel pickup in Huaraz

Equipment you will need to bring

Backpack

Sunglasses

Watter bottle

Other gear: Trekking shoes and adequate clothing for sun, rain and cold weather. Sunblock.


About the guide

We are a team of young IFMGA and UIMLA-certified mountain guides and leaders, with extensive experience. We offer hiking and mountain expeditions in the Cordillera Blanca and Huayhuash in Perú, our main adventure destinations. We also offer ascent expeditions to the most emblematic mountains of Argentina, Ecuador and Bolivia.

In Andean Raju Expeditions we are proud of our work. Our priority is always the satisfaction and safety of our customers, always taking care of the conservation and protection of the environment. Our mission goes beyond adventure, we offer our clients a personalized experience and our friendship, sharing our culture, knowledge and love for nature and mountains to ensure every visitor an unforgettable experience.

Languages

English

Certificates

IFMGA

Residence

Huaraz, Perú


What people are saying about this trip

Mariia Iefimova

5.00

September, 2021

Everything was very organised ! I’ve enjoyed it a lot and might do some other excursion again.


 

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