Huayhuash Trek 10 Days - Join A Group - Huaraz

Per Person
Book this tour with

Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Departure Time :
    5:00 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this timeValid from the time of first use, for the consecutive days selected.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    the guide will call you at hotel lobby. if late for traffic system or natural disaster the guide will notice to reception
  • Return Details :
    Huaraz Hotels drop off selected only
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


The Huayhuash range is 30km long, much more hilly and have more difficult access than those form the Cordillera Blanca, aligned north to south, the main range of some twenty peaks stretches for approximately 15km. with a subsidiary range of smaller peaks stretching out to the west for approximately 15km. six of the peaks exceed 6000m. Included among them are Yerupaja 6617m, the second highest mountain in Peru behind Huascaran at 6768m, and Siula 6344m. made famous by the film Touching the Void
The area is barely populated at all, the nearest villages are Chiquian 3400m and Cajatambo 3375m, some mining takes place in the area, so the north of the mountains there is an unsurfaced road leading up to as high as 4750m. in 2002 the Peruvian Ministery of Agriculture declared the Huayhuash mountain range a reserved zone and prohibited certain economic activities, incuding any fiuture mining.

Know More about this tour

Day 1: Huaraz Llamac - Cuartelhuain
drive to Cuartelhuain at 4200masl direct drive from Huaraz to Cuartelhuain 5 hours aprox plus one hour for lunch
167 Km aprox L/D

Day 2: Cuartelhuain Mitucocha
camping place early well have time to go fishing around the lake while our cook prepares the dinner. We will camp at 4170 masl
7.5 miles (12 km), 4-5 hrs of trekking, camp at 13,170 ft (4170 m) B/L/D

Day 3: Mitucocha Carhuacocha
camp place in the special place facing to the lake. we will have camped at 4150 masl
8.7 miles (14km), 5-6hrs of trekking, camp at 13,695 ft (4150m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 4: Caruacocha Huayhuash
Carnicero Pass at 4600, camping place, 4350 masl.
8.6 miles (13.8 km), 7 hrs of trekking, camp at 14,355 ft (4350 m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 5: Huayhuash Viconga
rest in the camp place. The camp place will be at 4390 masl.
6.8 mies (11 km), 5-6 hrs of trekking, camp at 14,480 ft (4390m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 6: Viconga Huanacpatay
camping place in the peaceful Valley of Guanacpatay at 4150 masl
9.3 miles (15 km), 8-9 hrs of trekking, camp at 13.615ft (4150m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 7: Huanacpatay Huayllapa or Huatiac
San Antonio Pass. camp at 4250 masl. Dinner and overnight. (continue to Huatiac in case group dont visit the Siula Lake)
11.2 mi. (18 km), 7-8 hrs of trekking, camp at 11,520 ft (3490 m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 8: Huatiac Cashpapampa
here we will have plenty of time to relax almost round the Huayhuash trekking, over night at 4417 masl
7.5 mi (12 km), 5-6 hrs of trekking, camp at 14,578 ft (4417 m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 9: Cashpapampa Jahuacocha
Yaucha Pass 4800 masl, down along the Huacrish ravine for aprox three or four hours, Overnight in Jahuacocha at 4050 masl
4.8 mi (7.8 km), 4-5 hrs of trekking, camp at 13,365 ft (4050 m), Meals: B/L/D

Day 10: Jahuacocha - Llamac Huaraz
well go-up easy walking to the Pampallamac go-down to Llamac at 1 or 2 pm aprox Chiquian at 12m continue to Huaraz for 3 hours drive we will get Huaraz non-stop, Hotel
6.21 miles (10 km), 6 hrs of trekking, 4 hours Bus Meals: B/L


Accommodation as per itinerary

Afternoon tea

Bottled water




Local guide

Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)

Round-trip shared transfer

Air-conditioned vehicle

Coffee and/or Tea


Excess luggage charges (where applicable)

Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Food and drinks, other than the "value added offers" specified in your guidebook


Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Not recommended for travelers with back problems

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

Not wheelchair accessible

Dress code is formal

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers