Huayhuash Trek 7 days tour
Huayhuash Trek 7 days tour
Huayhuash Trek 7 days tour
Huayhuash Trek 7 days tour
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Huayhuash Trek 7 days tour

Huaraz City - Huaraz City

Explore our Huayhuash trek 7 days, you will experience all the highlights of the Peruvian Andes, from the majestic peaks and jagged snow-capped mountains to beautiful blue lakes and untouched glaciers. You’ll also get a chance to explore old Inca trails, visit local villages and enjoy breathtaking views of some of the most amazing mountain scenery in South America. This is an adventure that will take you through challenging passes and provide you with unforgettable experiences along the way! Book Online!

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Tour Details

  • Duration7 Days
  • Type TripTrekking
  • Group SizeMax 4 people
  • LanguagesEng, Esp,
  • SeasonMay to October
  • DifficultyDifficult


Why us

  • Reliable tour operator, certified guides, and drivers. Guaranteed Quality!
  • Personalized assistance before, during, and after the trip
  • Explore the hidden spots to take that epic photos.


    Travel Route

    Day 1: Huaraz/Huallanca/La Union/Baños/ Queropalca District
    Day 2: Queropalca/ Laguna Carhuacocha Lake
    Day 3: Extra Day at Laguna Carhuacocha Lake
    Day 4: Carhuacocha/ Carhuac Pass/Janca Valley
    Day 5: Janca/Cacananpunta Pass/Matacancha
    Day 6: Matacancha/Rondoy Punta Pass/Laguna Jahuacocha Lake
    Day 7: Jahuacocha/Pampa Llamac/ Llamac/ Huaraz

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    Technical Details

    Starts at: Pick up from your hotel in Huaraz City.
    Ends in: Drop off to your hotel off Huaraz City.
    Name: Huayhuash trek 7 days tour
    Total Hiking: 65 km/ 35.09 miles
    Altitude: 4750 meters / 15583.99 feet.


    Tour Destinations

    La Union
    Queropalca District
    Laguna Carhuacocha Lake
    Carhuac Pass
    Janca Valley
    Cacananpunta Pass
    Rondoy Punta Pass
    Laguna Jahuacocha Lake
    Pampa Llamac


    Day 1 Huaraz/Huallanca/La Union/Baños/ Queropalca District

    Get ready for an exciting start to your Huayhuash trek! You will be picked up at your accommodation and taken on a stunning journey through the Callejon de Huaylas Valley and Cordillera Huallanca Mountain Range, passing mining camps and towns before arriving at our camp at Queropalca District (3830m). Along the way, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take photographs of the incredible mountain scenery. Enjoy 8 hours of spectacular views as you travel to your starting point.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner

    Day 2 Queropalca/ Laguna Carhuacocha Lake

    Get ready for an amazing day on the Huayhuash trek! From Queropalca, we will begin ascending gently towards our camp at Laguna Carhuacocha (4150m). Here, you’ll be treated to breathtaking views of Nevados Jirishanca, Yerupaja and Siula Mountains. Enjoy a 4-5 hour walk as you take in the majestic scenery of Peru’s Andes Mountains.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner

    Day 3 Extra Day at Laguna Carhuacocha Lake

    The majestic mountain views of Carhuacocha will take your breath away! Spend an extra night here to enjoy the scenery, and then take a day hike up to the base of Yerupaja and Siula Grande, where you’ll find three glacial lakes. During your adventure, you may even catch a glimpse of avalanches cascading off the glaciers into the lakes below. Enjoy 6-7 hours of spectacular sights on this unforgettable Huayhuash trek.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner

    Day 4 Carhuacocha/ Carhuac Pass/Janca Valley

    Get ready for an amazing hike on the Huayhuash trek! After your steady ascent to the first pass at Paso Carhuac (4630m), you’ll descend to the Janca Valley (4150m), where you will have close views of the impressive Ronday, Jirishanca and Ninashanca peaks. Then, if you choose, take a short 1.5 hour hike up to Laguna Mitucocha Lake (4250m) for even more stunning mountain views. Enjoy 5 hours of breathtaking scenery!

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner

    Day 5 Janca/Cacananpunta Pass/Matacancha

    Start your day off on the Huayhuash trek with an incredible journey over Cacananpunta (4690m). After crossing the pass, you’ll descend to Quebrada Cuncush valley, with its wide expanses of rolling grassy hills. End your 6-7 hour day at Matacancha (4100m) and get ready for a night of relaxation and beautiful views!

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner

    Day 6 Matacancha/Rondoy Punta Pass/Laguna Jahuacocha Lake

    Take your Huayhuash trek to a new level with an amazing ascent up Paso Rondoy Punta (4750m). From this spectacular pass, you’ll be able to view the stunning mountains of the Cordillera Huayhuash, with Yerupaja taking center stage in the skyline. Then it’s time for a thrilling downhill adventure all the way to Laguna Jahuacocha (4050m) lake, passing by Laguna Solterococha along the way. You’ll need 7-8 hours for this unforgettable journey!

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner

    Day 7 Jahuacocha/Pampa Llamac/ Llamac/ Huaraz

    Enjoy your last day on the Huayhuash trek with a thrilling final climb to Paso Pampa Llamac (4300m). At the summit, you’ll be able to take in one last panoramic view of the entire range before steadily descending back down to Llamac. Here, you’ll  hike 5 hour journey, and meet your transport and make the 4 hour drive back to Huaraz.

    What’s included

    • English Guide
    • Professional Cook
    • Donkeys and donkey drivers
    • Rescue horse
    • Meals: Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner during the trek
    • Tents: 4 season tent (3 person tent for 2 people), dining tent with tables and chairs and kitchen tent
    • Foam & air mattress
    • First Aid Kit
    • All cooking equipment, plates, cups, utensils etc.
    • Private transport
    • Each participant is allowed to bring 6kg to be loaded on the donkeys
    • Voluntary Tips for Guide, Driver, and Cook-(Please keep in mind that tipping is common in Latin America and would be greatly appreciated).
    • Entrance Fee to Huayhuash Communities
    • Sleeping bag
    • Hotels in Lima & Huaraz
    • Meals and drinks in the city
    • Personal gear
    • Any hire of gear
    • Transfers Lima – Huaraz – Lima
    • Guide & transport for acclimatization hikes
    • Travel Insurance

    Not suitable for

    • Pregnant women
    • People with heart problems

    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).

    Important information

    Looking for more inspiration? Visit our gallery: Experience Peru. Before taking our Huayhuash Trek 7 days tour you should take into count the following information:

    How many days do I need to acclimate in Huaraz before the huayhuash trek 7 days?

    Before embarking on a 7-day Huayhuash Trek, it is recommended to spend at least 2-3 days acclimatizing in the city of Huaraz. This will allow you to adjust to the high altitude and prepare for the strenuous trek ahead.

    What kinds of animals can I see along the huayhuash trek 7 days?

    You may encounter llamas, alpacas, condors, Andean foxes, and other species native to Central Peru.

    Missing objects in the Huayhuash trek 7 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!

    Frequent Questions

    Customize this tour

    This, and all the tours we offer online can always be customized, whether you are looking for upgrade alternatives, large groups, more flexible hours, have a special occasion (honeymoon, engagement), are a content creator, or are simply looking for something more private. We have all the alternatives to personalize your trip. Email us to, leave us a message at +1 949 299 8915

    How To Pay And Book?

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    1. Choose your departure date from the calendar
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    6. Complete the secure online payment

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    Our online payment methods are PayPal, Stripe (credit card payment), and bank transfers in the U.S. or in Latin America. The options have a use tax of 2% to 4%

    How and when will I receive the reservation confirmation?

    Once the payment is made, we will send you a tour confirmation email. If the travel dates are very close, we will contact you as soon as possible, if they are extended dates we will keep in touch by email or WhatsApp contact 3 to 5 weeks before.

    What happens if my reservation cannot be confirmed?

    99% of the reservations are usually confirmed, however, if there is the availability of hotels, services, or others, we will offer an alternative of dates, lodging, or services. In the event that we are unable to help, full refund policies apply.

    Is it necessary to reconfirm my reservation before the trip?

    No, the confirmation email in your inbox is enough to validate the adventure.

    How do I modify, update, reschedule or cancel my reservation?

    Any modification, cancellation, or update of data must be done by email by mentioning the unique reservation # code generated to

    What happens if a booked service cannot be carried out due to weather conditions or reasons of force majeure?

    In case of force majeure such as natural disasters, bad weather, problems that put your safety at risk, or others, our team will contact you immediately to provide some alternatives.

    Booking & pricing

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    Best price. Select # travelers w/ preferential discounts

    $ 995.00 /person

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    From 2 pax $980 From 3 pax $960

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