Laguna 69 & Santa Cruz, 5-day Trek in the Peruvian Andes (Cordillera Blanca)

Join one of our IFMGA certified guides for a 5-day trek in the Cordillera Blanca of Peru that includes exploration of the Laguna 69 and Santa Cruz.

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

5 days

Mountain Range

Cordillera Blanca

People per Guide

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Type of Trip

Private

Highlights

 
  • Enjoy a 5-day trek in the Cordillera Blanca in Peru.

  • Visit great spots like the famous Laguna 69.

  • Spend your nights camping in different locations.

 

Trekking through the beautiful Cordillera Blanca in Peru is an experience you will never forget. And, for 5 magnificent days, you will get to trek through a number of amazing spots, including the sensational Laguna 69.

Beginning in Huaraz, our 5-day trek will take us to Yuraccorral before we reach Laguna 69 (4,600m). The first day you will have plenty of time to explore and enjoy the beauty of the famous Laguna before we go to bed.

On the second day of the trip, we will depart Yuraccorral and go to Vaqueria before reaching Paria, where we will spend the night. On the third day, we will venture to the Punta Union (4,750m), where you can enjoy some incredible views of the Cordillera Blanca, before we go to Taullipampa, where we will spend the night.

For the fourth day of the trip, we will go to the Arhuaycocha/Mirador del Nevado Alpamayo (4,420m), where you can enjoy more tremendous views of the area’s collection of mighty peaks, before we go to Llamacorral, where we will spend the night. Finally, on the last day, we will go to Cashapampa, before returning to Huaraz.

While not a technically difficult trek, it is important that participants on this trip are in good physical condition.

If you are looking for an incredible hike through the Cordillera Blanca, this is the trip for you. To join us on this journey in the Cordillera Blanca, please send a request. We look forward to guiding you.

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Price per person

 
Group of 1
1668 USD

Group of 2
863 USD

Group of 3
690 USD

Group of 4
529 USD

Group of 5
483 USD

Group of 6
437 USD

Group of 7
437 USD

Group of 8
437 USD

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Accommodation
  • Transport during the trip
  • Luggage transfer during the trip
  • Group porters (transport of tents, cooking equipment, etc. for the group)
  • Mules and horses as needed with driver
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
 

Itinerary

 
  • Day 1Huaraz (3100m) - Yuraccorral (3900m) – Laguna 69 (4600m)
  • Day 2Yuraccorral (3900m) - Vaqueria (3700m) - Paria (3870m).
  • Day 3Paria (3870m) – Punta unión (4750m) – Taullipampa (4250m).
  • Day 4Taullipampa (4250m) – Arhuaycocha / Mirador del Nevado Alpamayo (4420m) – Llamacorral (3750m).
  • Day 5Llamacorral (3750) - Cashapampa (2900) – Huaraz (3100).
 
 

Other details

 
Skill level required

Intermediate

Fitness level required

Fit

Meeting point

Huaraz

Accommodation

Campsat various spots during the trek.

 

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.

 
 

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