6,036 m.a.s.l.


6,036 m.a.s.l.


6,036 m.a.s.l.

Climbing Duration

7 days, 6 nights

Climbing Altitude

6,036 m.

Climbing Difficulty


Recommended season

June - September

DAY 01:

Acclimation day in the city of Huaraz and visit to the Churup Lagoon at an altitude of 4,485 m.

DAY 02:

We leave Huaraz at 6:00 AM to go to Caraz and then to Cashapampa, from there we start the four hour walk to Llamacorral, where we are going to camp, have dinner and rest.

DAY 03:

In Llamacorral the walk to the base camp of Alpamayo begins, from there we can observe beautiful lagoons like Ichiccocha and Hatuncocha. This walk will last 4 hours. Later, we are going to have dinner and stay overnight.

DAY 04:

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

DAY 05:

We leave at 12:00 PM to go to the summit of the Quitaraju Mountain. Once there we will have a beautiful view of the Mountains Pucahircas, Rinrihircas, Taulliraju, Artesonraju and Santa Cruz. This walk will last about 7 hours. Later, the three hour descent to Campo Alto beings, where we will take a break for an hour and then continue to the base camp to have dinner and stay overnight.

DAY 06:

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

DAY 07:

We leave the base camp at 7:00 AM to go to Cashapampa, where the private transport awaits to take us to Huaraz.


– Private transport.

– Professional guide.

– Chef, cooking equipment and dining.

– Full feeding.

– Boxlunch for each walk.

– 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.

– Thermal clothes.

– Waterproof clothing.

– Sunscreen.

– 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

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