TREKKING CEDROS - ALPAMAYO - HUARAZ PERU 13 DAYS / 12 NIGTHS
Duration: 13 days, 12 nights Maximum height: 4.850 m Difficulty: Moderate to hard. Starting point: Santa Cruz. Point of arrival: Llanganuco (Cebollapampa). Season: April - October.
This circuit is one of the most beautiful treks of the Cordillera Blanca, where the main attraction is the view of the Alpamayo ice-mountain, considered the most beautiful mountain in the world.
1-Day: Huaraz - arrival - free day: 6: 00 am. Arrival to the city of Huaraz, reception at the bus terminal and transfer to the hotel.
Continental breakfast at the Hotel.
Acclimatization, day free in Huaraz.
2 Day: Huaraz - Cashapampa - Llamacorral: 7:00 am. Continental breakfast at the hotel. 7:30 am. We pick you up at your hotel in Huaraz and transfer you to the North side of the city of Huaraz, where we will pass through the Callejón de Huaylas, you can observe the typical cities of: Carhuaz, Yungay finally reaching the andean town Caraz. From here we will go to the Base camp of Cashapampa (2900 m.a.s.l.). 10: 00 am. Arrival at Cashapampa, here, our donkey drivers we will be waiting for us to carry our materials of food and camp respectively. We will start our first day of trekking up to the place called Llamacorral (3,800 m).
Dinner and overnight in Llamacorral.
3.-Day: Llamacorral - Taullipampa: 8:00 am. This is our second day of Trekking, after breakfast at the camp site we will begin our hike, we pass by the Ichic Cocha Lakes (3,850 m) and Hatun Cocha (3,900 m). Then we have the most breathtaking views of snow-capped Alpamayo , Artesonraju , and Aguja. Walk downhill until we reach Taullipampa , at this place will be our second day of camp.
Dinner and overnight in Taullipampa. 4.- Day: Taullipampa - Paso Punta Unión - Tuctupampa:
8:00 am: Breakfast at the campsite. We will walk about 4 hours to get to Punta Union pass (4,750 m), and we will get the most spectacular views of the mountains, landscapes and lagoons color turquoise, blue sky, and the fresh air. We will continue our trek to Tuctupampa (4,200 m).
Dinner and overnight stay at Tuctupampa.
5.- Day: Tuctupampa - Paso Pucajirca - Quisuar:
8:00 am: Breakfast at the campsite, we continue our hike to get closer to Pucajirca pass (4.640 meters) , at 10 am approximately. This day you can also enjoy beautiful views of the mountains as: Taulliraju, Chacraraju, Chopicalqui, etc. From here we descend in a zig - zag to the Huecroncocha lagoon, and then arrive at the Quisuar campsite (3,950 m).
Dinner and overnight at Quisuar. 6.- Day: Quisuar - Tupatupa - Jancapampa:
8:00 am: Breakfast at the campsite. This day , after walking almost 3 hours, we arrive at Tupatupa Pass (4,400 m). We will descend to the base camp of Pucajirca Ice-mountain and then arrive at the campsite next to Jancapampa (3,600 m) .
Dinner and overnight at Jancapampa. 7.- Day: Jancapampa - Yanacon - Huillca:
8:00 am: Breakfast at the campsite. We will begin our trekking to get the Yanacon Pass (4,610 meters), always enjoying the most beautiful scenery. Then start to go down to the camp Huillca ( 4.000 m) .
Dinner and overnight at Huillca.
8.- Day: Huillca - Tayapampa: 8:00 am: Breakfast at the campsite. We will walk moderately by two 2 hours until the Mesapata Pass ( 4.460 m ), we will continue our hike along the Quebrada Moyobamba. After walking for a few hours more to reach the Caracara Pass, where it will be our next campsite (4,400 m).
9.-Day: Tayapampa - Jancarurish - Ruinapampa: 8:00 am: After breakfast at our campsite, we will continue our trek to Caracara Pass (4.830 m), where we can see splendid views. You will have the opportunity to see the north face of Alpamayo, Quitaraju , Santa Cruz , Milluaraju Ice-mountain. We go dawn for 2 hours to Jancarurish, and after 2 hours of walking we reach Ruinapampa (4.100 m).
Dinner and overnight at Ruinapampa.
10.- Day: Ruinapampa - Osoruri: 8:00 am: After breakfast at our campsite, our walk continues in the form of zigzag to Ichicvientona Pass ( 4.770 m). Walk about 4 hours, we have beautiful views of the Santa Cruz and Milluaraju Ice-mountain. Finally we walk for 1 hour to reach Osoruri ( 4.560 m) .
Dinner and overnight at Osoruri.
11.- Day: Osoruri - Cullicocha - Calamina: 8:00 am: Breakfast at the campsite. Walk for 1 hour to reach Jatunvientona ( 4.860 m). Then we go down to Cullicocha lagoon, and observe the base camp of Santa Cruz. Finally we arrive to Calamina our next campsite (3,900 m).
Dinner and overnight in Calamina.
12.- Day: Calamina - Hualcayan - Huaraz: 8:00 am: This is our last breakfast at our campsite. We descend to Hualcayán (3.000 m ) We will walk aproximadamende for 3 hours, register in the P.N.H, and our bus will be waiting to move to the city of Huaraz. Arrival to the city of Huaraz at 4 pm aproximadaménte.
Arrival to the city of Huaraz, transfer to the hotel.
13.- Day: Huaraz - Transfer: 8:00 am: Continental breakfast in Huaraz.
At the time coordinated, transfer to bus terminal.
END OF OUR SERVICES.
Our Services Include:
» Bus ticket: Lima - Huaraz - Lima.
» 2 nights of hotel in Huaraz and 3 continental breakfasts.
» Transportation: Huaraz - Cashapampa, Hualcayán - Huaraz.
» Transfer: Bus station - HTL - Bus station.
» English speaking official guide
» Tent kitchen.
» Dining tent.
» Tent bathroom.
» Dining utensils, chairs and tables.
» All meals during the trek.
» Donkey Drivers.
» Donkeys, 20 Kg approx. per client.
» All entrance fees.
» First aid kit.
Our Price do not Include:
» Dinner and lunch on the 1st day.
» Extra Food & Drink.
» Extra Accommodation
» Sleeping bag . If you do not have one, ask about equipment rentals.
» Insect repellent.
» Sunblock, and lip sunscreen.
» Camera and / or camcorder.
» Bottled Water.
» T-shirt, pants fleece ( jeans are not recommended because they are difficult to dry when they are wet , wool socks , hats or caps , shirts, short and long. great for the neck scarf , coat and waterproof jacket with hood hiking boots or appropriate shoe for walking , gloves. Large scarf to the neck, hiking shoes, gloves.
» Personal clothing and toiletries.