Lake 69 Full-Day Hiking Tour From Huaraz

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 Day
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  • Departure Time :
    4:30 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this timeHotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    hotel lobby
  • Return Details :
    Huaraz Downtown
  • 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.


Lake 69 is the most beautiful lake in the Cordillera Blanca and it has become popular by its easy reach in just a one day hike. We offer one day hiking services including a hiking guide and a transfer from Huaraz with daily departures. By hiking the 69 lake from the trail, you will enjoy the wonderful mountain views of Pisco 5752masl Chacraraju 6112masl, Yanapacha 5460masl, and Huascaran 6678masl northern and southern peaks.


Comprehensive tour by bus/coach

Led by a local guide

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Early morning breakfast is at your hotel in Huaraz, then our bus will pick you up and drive to the start of the hike at Cebollapampa. It will take three hours approximately.

You then begin on a moderate slope for about 4 hours before you reach lake 69. When you get to lake 69 you will have enough time to discover its beauty taking many unforgettable pictures. You can walk around the lake and take it all in.

After a couple of hours you will hike back the same trail at Cebollapampa where our bus will be waiting for you. Board the bus and return to Huaraz, arriving at around 7pm.


Live commentary on board

Hotel pickup

Round-trip shared transfer

Transport by air-conditioned minivan


Food and drinks



Hotel drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Moderate hike

Traveler Reviews

  • 13-Oct-2017

    The trip is fine if you are experienced hiker. The tour operator basically provide you the transportation to and from the Lake 69 trailhead from Huaraz. Other than that you are pretty much on your own. The picked up about 30 people from various hotels in Huaraz in early morning around 0545 at our hotel. It took about 30-40 minutes to get everyone. At about 07:00 the bus stopped at a small coffee shop for a brief rest. We arrived at trailhead at about 09:30. Hiking to Lake 69 from trailhead took between 2 and 3 hours. The bus is scheduled to leave the trailhead at about 15:50. So make sure you come back before the bus' departure time. The road between trailhead and Yungay is unpaved and is very dusty. Unfortunately, the bus driver is extremely stingy who refuse to turn on A.C. when so we have to open windows to avoid being baked inside the bus temperature can quickly climbs to over 95F in less than 10 minutes if all windows were closed. This would be okay on paved road. However, on unpaved road everyone was tortured by a constant bombardment of dust for about 90 minutes. Overall, the scenery is incredible but the trip is terrible.