Huayhuash Trek 4 days
Discover our Huayhuash trek 4 days, this trek offers breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, crystal-clear glacial lakes, and rugged terrain that will leave you in awe. The Unique Circuit for Huayhuash Trek is perfect for those who want to experience the beauty of Peru’s high-altitude landscapes but have limited time. It’s a great way to get a taste of what the longer treks have to offer while still experiencing the unique elements that make this trek so special. Join Us!
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- Duration4 Days
- Type TripTrekking
- Group SizeMax 15 people
- LanguagesEng, Esp,
- SeasonYear Around
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Day 1: Huaraz/Llamac/Rondoy
Day 2: Rondoy/ Sambunya Pass 4750/ Jahuacocha
Day 3: Jahuacocha/ Rasac / Rest Day
Day 4: Jahuacoocha/Llamac/Huaraz
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Starts at: Pick up from your hotel in Huaraz City.
Ends in: Drop off to your hotel off Huaraz City.
Name: Huayhuash trek 4 days
Total Hiking: 64km/ 40 miles
Altitude: 4,600 meters (15,090 feet)
Sambunya Pass 4750
Rasac / Rest Day
Day 1 Huaraz/Llamac/Rondoy
Pack your bags and get ready for an amazing adventure! We’ll leave Huaraz bright and early at 9am, and drive south towards the wild paramo of the Conococha Pass (4500m) to gain our first glimpse of the majestic Huayhuash Range. Seven of Peru’s highest summits will amaze us on our descent to the small town of Llamac.
Continue going up through Pocpa Valley, and stop at the typical peasant town of Pocpa (3600m), where we can grab some refreshing drinks before finishing off our five-hour journey at Pallca. From here, it’s only a half hour drive to Rondoy Campsite (4100m), set against a spectacular backdrop of Ninashanca Mountain (5607m) and Rondoy Peak (5870m). Take in the views from Rondoy as you settle in for the night, after a total journey of around 167km and 6 hours driving.
Meals Included: Lunch & Dinner
Day 2 Rondoy/ Sambunya Pass 4750/ Jahuacocha
Jumpstart your morning with a delicious breakfast at our camp site, then prepare for an epic hike to Sambunya Pass (4750m). The sun will be shining as you ascend the gentle slope, and after approximately three hours of trekking the magnificent mountain views will be revealed! Stop for a few minutes to take it all in, and snap some photos if the wind isn’t too strong.
Make your way down from the pass and witness the stunning turquoise waters of Soltero Cocha lake before arriving at Jahuacocha – probably one of Peru’s most photogenic lakes. Set up camp here and enjoy dinner beneath an unforgettable night sky. Overnight stay at Camp Jahuaccha (4200m).
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 3 Jahuacocha/ Rasac / Rest Day
Wake up feeling refreshed and renewed as you take in the calm of the beautiful camp site. Go fishing or take a leisurely hike around the lake, then make your way to Rasac Lake where you’ll discover more beautiful, serene views. After soaking up all this natural beauty, we’ll head on to Solterococha Lake for two unforgettable experiences in one day before returning to Camp Jahuaccha. Enjoy dinner surrounded by the stunning scenery and spend the night under the stars at our wonderful campsite.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 4 Jahuacoocha/Llamac/Huaraz
Get ready for the longest and most beautiful trek yet! We’ll start with an easy ascent up to Pampallamac, bidding farewell to Huayhuash Mountains as we go. Take a break to linger over lunch, then make our way down to Llamac Town where we should arrive by early afternoon. We’ll drive alongside the Llamac River until it joins the Pacllon River at Timpoc, then take the path up to Chiquian. Enjoy a tour of the village before continuing on our journey towards Huaraz via a non-stop three hour bus ride. Our destination – Hotel 6.21 Miles (10 km), after six hours of trekking and four hours of driving!
Meals Included: Breakfast & Lunch
Meals: Breakfast (3), Lunch (4) and Dinner (3)
Voluntary Tips for Guide, Driver, and Cook-(Please keep in mind that tipping is common in Latin America and would be greatly appreciated).
Huayhuash Entrace Fees
Hotels in Lima & Huaraz
Meals and drinks in the city
Transfers Lima – Huaraz – Lima
Guide & transport for acclimatization hikes
Not suitable for
People with heart problems
People with extreme allergies to dust
What to Bring
A warm sleeping bag and suitable clothing for the high altitude climate
Hiking boots with good grip and ankle support
Sun protection such as sunblock, sunglasses and a hat
Reusable water bottle or hydration bladder to stay hydrated
Snacks to keep your energy levels up throughout the trek (Optional)
Camera to capture the stunning views along the route!
Cash (if you’d like to purchase souvenirs).
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How many days do I need to acclimate in Huaraz before the huayhuash trek 4 days?
Before embarking on a 4 days Huayhuash Trek, it is recommended to spend at least 3 days acclimatizing in the city of Huaraz. This will allow you to adjust to the high altitude and prepare for the strenuous trek ahead.
When is the best time to go on this huayhuash trek 4 days?
The best time for tackling the Huayhuash 4 day trek depends on your preference. If you like warmer weather and less snowfall, then try visiting during summer or autumn months between July and November. Remember that rainy days can make trails slippery - so it’s better to stay alert during these times.
What type of terrain can I expect?
The Huayhuash 4 day trek takes you across a diversity of terrains including alpine meadows, forests and glacial moraines. You will take on steep climbs with plenty of descents and many challenging passes at high altitudes.
Missing objects in the Huayhuash trek 4 days
Keep your valuables safe and sound! Whether you're on the transport, at a restaurant, or out camping, always be aware of where you leave your things and remember to take them with you when you leave. You're solely responsible for your belongings during the tour, please keep an eye out and don't let anything get left behind!
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$ 595.00 /person