Classic Urus, Ishinca and Tocllaraju ascents

Join a certified mountain guide on this 10-day ascent to the summits of Urus, Ishinca and Tocllaraju, in the Cordillera Blanca.




Trip Duration

10 days

Mountain Range

Cordillera Blanca

People per Guide

4 people

Trip Level


Offer Period


Type of Trip

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    Today I bring a big proposal for you: climbing 3 summits in just one trip.

    The idea is to reach the top of the Urus, Ishinca and Tocllaraju peaks, in the Peruvian Cordillera Blanca. The total expedition will take us 10 days!

    Each one of these mountains offer its own challenges, gifts and views. Urus (5420 m) peak is the easiest of the three. Then, Ishinca (5553 m) offers a higher summit and a steeper climb. And the most challenging climb will be the Tocllaraju (6000 m), the last summit of the trip.

    Climbing the Urus, Ishinca and Tocllaraju summits is a real challenge. Therefore, it is very important to be well acclimatized and to have an excellent physical condition. Keep in mind we will be at high altitude, in areas above 4500 meters! It is also important to have some prior experience in alpine and ice routes.

    The ascent starts with the Ishinca peak. Then, we will conquer the Urus mountain. Finally, the hardest part comes with the ascent up to the Tocllaraju, which is the highest summit.

    At the bottom of this description you will find a sample itinerary of this 10-day alpine expedition. Of course it will vary according to weather conditions as well as the technical and fitness level of the participants.

    If you are planning to come to the Cordillera Blanca, you cannot miss this trip. Contact me now and let’s conquer these 3 summits together!

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    Price per person

    Group of 1
    12800 USD

    Group of 2
    6400 USD

    Group of 3
    4267 USD

    Group of 4
    3200 USD


    Price includes

    • Guiding fee
    • Transport during the trip
    • Group porters (transport of tents, cooking equipment, etc. for the group)


    • Day 1Huaraz- Ishinca Valley base camp
    • Day 2Acclimatization day

      Easy treks around 3 hours between 4000 and 5000 meters of altitude.

    • Day 3Ishinca normal route
    • Day 4Rest day
    • Day 5Urus summit

      Mt. Urus by its normal route or by the East face, which is semi technical. This will depend on fitness and altitude adaptation.

    • Day 6Rest day
    • Day 7Ishinca - Tocllaraju Base Camp

      Travel day from Ishinca to the Base Camp (Camp 1) of Tocllaraju.

    • Day 8 to 9Toclaraju

      Attempt to Mt. Tocllaraju.

    • Day 10Huaraz

      Descent to Huaraz. End of the program.


    Other details

    Skill level required


    Fitness level required

    Extremely Fit

    Meeting point



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