Travel Offer: Cedros Alpamayo Trek

Description: Our journey starts and ends in Lima. A private transfer brings you from the airport to the hotel in Lima and next morning to the Bus terminal. From there, you board a First class coach for your travel to Huaraz, where we will meet you and bring you to your hotel. For the next day, we plan an acclimatisation trip to the the turquoise waters of the lagoon Churup (4500 meters); in the afternoon we return to Huaraz.

On day 3 we depart for Hualcayan on the Los Cedros Alpamayo trek trail together with our load carrying animals. We camp on the trail and continue next day for another 5 to 6 hours along the route. This part of the trail is most enjoyable because of the different views it offers. The next day is a rest and reserve day with multiple choice of taking stunning pictures of Alpamayo, the most beautiful mountain of the world.

Day 6 consists of two crossings of high passes before camping a small farm with the possibility to spot alpacas. On the next day, another pass has to be crossed (4.800m), lunch at the Sactaycocha lakeshore and camp near the Pucajirca waterfall.
On day 8, we climb gently toward Tupatupa, where we enjoy an overview of the northern peaks of the Cordillera Blanca. Later, we head down the other side to find the camp ready at the village of Quisuar. Next day we climb a rocky path that leads to the fertile valley of Huaripampa.   Here, we will set up camp and enjoy the last two nights in the mountains.
Next morning we cross the Punta Union Pass at 4750 meters and walk on the other side through Taullipampa’s gorgeous countryside. This is the last night of the trip, so we will ask our chef to open the wine and celebrate! On day 11, we walk out of the Santa Cruz valley and get our transfer from Cashapampa to Huaraz. Next morning, the bus leaves for Lima.

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Length of the trip: 12 days

Costs: price per person is 2.059 US$ (group of six);

Included in the price are: all transports from Lima to Huaraz and back as well during the days around Huaraz; all meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast) and the accomodation; porters and donkeys; the mountain guide speaks english.

Offer valid: this tour is available during May to September 2018

Tour operator: our local partner in Huaraz, Peru

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Travel Offer: Aquilpo/Ishinca trek with ascent of Ishinca

Description: Our journey starts and ends in Lima. A private transfer brings you from the airport to the hotel in Lima and next morning to the Bus terminal. From there, you board a First class coach for your travel to Huaraz, where we will meet you and bring you to your hotel. For the next day, we plan an acclimatisation trip to the the turquoise waters of the lagoon Churup (4500 meters); in the afternoon we return to Huaraz.

On day 3, we start to the small mountain village of Joncopampa where we will load donkeys with equipment and supplies. The walk begins at the head of a valley near a small Inca ruin, and next day, we continue in to the valley to the spectacular Lake Alquilpo located at the foot of the steep mountain Alquilpo. The camp lies near the water’s edge at 4400 meter . On day 5, we cross the edge of Tocllaarju and Urus. We have our first view of the mountain Ishinca and the chance to practice rappelling at our camp in Ishinca, and where you will have climbing gear and extra food for mounting the summit. The next day is a rest preparation day for day 7, the summit of Ishinca. We will return from the peak around 2pm for a delicious dinner and a good night’s sleep. Next day, we pack up camp
descend to the valley in Huaraz, getting back in the afternoon. Register at the hotel for a well-deserved shower celebration and feast. On the last day, we take the bus back to Lima.

trekking Cordillera Blanca

Length of the trip: 9 days

Costs: price per person is 1.969 US$ (group of six);

Included in the price are: all transports from Lima to Huaraz and back as well during the days around Huaraz; all meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast) and the accomodation; porters and donkeys; the mountain guide speaks english.

Offer valid: this tour is available during May to September 2018

Tour operator: our local partner in Huaraz, Peru

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Travel Offer: Quilqueihuanca Trek & Ascent of Maparaju, Huapi and Ishinca

Description: Our journey starts and ends in Lima. A private transfer brings you from the airport to the hotel in Lima and next morning to the Bus terminal. From there, you board a First class coach for your travel to Huaraz, where we will meet you and bring you to your hotel. For the next day, we plan an acclimatisation trip to the the turquoise waters of the lagoon Cheurup (4500 meters), where we spend our first night in higher altitude.

On day 3, the hike goes through the beautiful valley of Quilcayhuanca at the base of one of the most impressive peaks of the Cordillera Blanca, including the ice encrusted Cayesh tower. It is a long day with around 8 hours of hiking. The following day we use to further acclimatize our bodies and climb a further up to spend the night at the Cayash camp.

Day 5 is summit day for Maparaju, a climb witth crampons as we reach a glacier pleateau. We descend a bit for the night, then continue next day through the gorge with exciting views and maybe the chance to see the Andean condor. Next morning, we descend further. It is an easy day. On day 8, we walk to the pass that leads to Huapi to make our way to a summit with magnificent views of the Chichey mountain. Trekkers will be traveling through a pass between two deep glacial valleys with stunning 360 degree views.

Day 9 comes with a trek through Cojup Valley. Today, we will marvel at the power of nature, as we see the landslide of 1941, which caused a devastating flood that destroyed half of Huaraz. We will later camp on the shores of Perolcocha Lagoon below the eastern face Ranrapalca. The following day, we follow up with a technically easy ascent of Ishinca, with a beautiful view. We return to camp and spend another night there, before returning the next day to Huaraz to finalize our big trek. Day 12 is supposed to be a reserve day, and the next day  the bus for Lima awaits.

peak of Huapi

Length of the trip: 13 days

Costs: price per person is 2.546 US$ (group of six);

Tour variation: Trek as described above, but without the ascents of Maparaju, Huapi and Ishinca. Durtation: 10 days; costs: price per person is 1.837 US$ (group of six);

Included in the price are: all transports from Lima to Huaraz and back as well during the days around Huaraz; all meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast) and the accomodation; porters and donkeys; the mountain guide speaks english.

Offer valid: this tour is available during May to September 2018

Tour operator: our local partner in Huaraz, Peru

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Travel offer: Santa Cruz Trek with ascent of Pisco

Description: Our journey starts and ends in Lima. A private transfer brings you from the airport to the hotel in Lima and next morning to the Bus terminal. From there, you board a First class coach for your travel to Huaraz, where we will meet you and bring you to your hotel. For the next day, we plan an acclimatisation trip to the the turquoise waters of the lagoon Cheurup (4500 meters); in the afternoon we return to Huaraz.

On day 3 the trip along Santa Cruz creek starts – with meeting with our porters and donkeys. We trek for five hours to reach our camp and spending our first night in the lagoon area called Ichiccocha. The next days follow the creek – at the foot of Alpamayo and Artesonraju and continue to reach our first major pass called Punta Union (4750 meters). On the other side we start the descent, spending one night along the way before reaching base camp. On the seventh day, we start the ascent to Pisco moraine camp (4900 meters), and on the next day, we try to reach the summit with fantastic views. We return to Base camp and next day to Huaraz, where we will enjoy a little celebration of our ascent and trek. On the last day, we take the bus back to Lima.

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Length of the trip: 10 days

Costs: price per person is 1.965 US$ (group of six); or 1.503 US$ per person (group of nine)

Included in the price are: all transports from Lima to Huaraz and back as well during the days around Huaraz; all meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast) and the accomodation; porters and donkeys; the mountain guide speaks english.

Offer valid: this tour is available during May to September 2018

Tour operator: our local partner in Huaraz, Peru

Machu Picchu Trail reopened

The popular Inka Trail in Peru leading to the Inka town of Machu Picchu has been reopened after one month of maintenance work. El Nino caused severe weather and caused a few days delay.

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