5,947 m.a.s.l.


5,947 m.a.s.l.


5,947 m.a.s.l.


6 days, 5 nights


5,947 m.a.s.l.



Recommended season

May - September

DAY 01:

We leave Huaraz at about 6:00 AM to go to Caraz. Then, to Cashapampa, from there we are going to start the walk of approximately 5 hours to Llamacorral where we will camp, have dinner and rest.

DAY 02:

In Llamacorral the walk to the base camp of Alpamayo begins, from there we can appreciate the beautiful lagoons of Ichiccocha and Hatuncocha. Later, we will have dinner and stay overnight.

DAY 03:

Departure at 7:00 AM to Campo Alto. Along the way we are going to cross between the Mountains Alpamayo and Quitaraju. Once there, we will have dinner and stay overnight.

DAY 04:

Departure at 12:00 PM to the summit of the Mountain Alpamayo in about 7 hours. Once there, we will have a wonderful view of the Mountains Pucahircas, Rinrihircas, Taullirajum, Artesonraju and Santa Cruz. Later, the three hour descent to Campo Alto begins, there we will take a break for an hour. Then, we continue descending to the base camp to have dinner and stay overnight.

DAY 05:

Reserved day in case of bad weather conditions, disease or accident.

DAY 06:

At 7:00 AM we leave the base camp to go to Cashapampa where the private transport is waiting to take us back to Huaraz.


– Private transport

– Professional guide

– Chef, cooking equipment and dining.

– Full feeding.

– Boxlunch for each walking.

– Muleteers and cargo donkeys.

– Camping equipment (tent).

– First aid kit.

– Technical equipment (harness, helmet, crampons, aluminum stakes, rope).


– Entrance to Huascarán National Park.

– Sleeping bag (-30° comfort) and mattress.

– Mountain boots.

– Gloves.


– Small backpack

– Trekking poles

– Headlamp

– Camera

– Sunglasses

– Light clothing

To Take Into Account:
  • The date of the expedition must be booked with 50% of the total amount.
  • Once the deposit is done you will be able to cancel your participation 15 days before with a recharge of 50% for administrative expenses, otherwise a reimbursement will be impossible.
  • In case of absence o arriving later than the agreed time, there will be no reimbursement.
  • The itinerary may vary a bit, depending on the external conditions such as rain,constructing paths and similars.
  • In case of accidents the enterprise does not take responsability for medical expenses but it will take care of transport to the nearest hospital.
  • To have full acces to medical services and rescue helicopter it is necessary to have international insurance for accidents during sports.
Deposit Accounts:
Cta. de Ahorro VR Expeditions

Cta. Ahorros Soles: 375 94022020 0 94

Cód. Interbancario: 002 375 194022020094 49


Cta. Ahorro Dólares: 375 94022049 1 23

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