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We’ve designed this special circuit for those with limited time in Huaraz. It is a short, or mini, tour that takes you to the heart of the remote Cordillera mountain range. Along this 50km circuit, you’ll have the opportunity to see the magnificent and towering mountains that reach upwards of 6,000m such as Yerupaja, Rasac, Hirishanca, Ninashanca, Rondoy and others. 

You’ll also spend time crossing beautiful Andean grasslands and mystical lakes that are sprinkled around the entire area. And be sure to keep an eye out for wondering alpacas! Are you ready for unreal panorama views, splendid sunsets and sunrises, beautiful glacier lakes, and huge sharp snowcapped peaks? Book below!


We are a group of photographers that wanted to do have special locations set up for sunrise and sunset and VSA made it happen! Highly recommend!

Hannes Becker


Small group travel done differently. We take pride in creating meaningful travel experiences for members of our tours – “I can’t believe we did that” – moments.

Each tour is accompanied by a VSA guide that is with you at all times. We are here to help in anyway possible so any questions please don’t hesitate to ask.

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Private/Custom Tours Available

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Travel Style: Outdoor Adventure

Adrenaline filled hiking with amazing landscapes and activities.

Service Level: Private

Comfortable private transport with small group experience.

Age Requirement: 18+

Group tours available. Call or email us for more info.

Physical Rating: Above Average

High altitude hiking to reach the viewpoint.

Trip Type: Small Group

Avg. 3; Max 6

Included Activities

  • Private Transport from/to hotel

    English Speaking Guide

    Emergency Oxygen Tank

    Guided Tour of Huayhuash including parking entrance tickets.

    Group Cook

    Sleeping Bag & Matt

    2 Person Sleeping Tent

    Kitchen tent, Dining tent, Bathroom tent



  • 3 nights (camping)


  • Breakfast, tea time, lunch, and dinner except for Breakfast Day 1 & Dinner Day 4


  • Private van, donkey porters


Duration: Full Day 6:00am – 6:00pm

Distance: 6/7hr hiking

Elevation: 3120m – 3,900m (13,779ft)

Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult


We pick you up in your hotel and drive through the villages of Chiquian und Llamac, which is the gateway to the Cordillera Huayhuash. We meet our donkey driver and donkeys and start hiking towards the Rondoy valley and have first views of the snow-capped peaks. We set camp at 4’200m.

Duration: Full Day 8:00am – 4:00pm

Distance: 6/7hr hiking

Elevation: 3,900m – 4,100m (13,379ft)

Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult


After breakfast we hike up towards Sambunya pass (4750m). From the pass we enjoy the most spectacular views of the snow-capped peaks and glacier lakes. Then we descend to one of the most beautiful campsites of the Huayhuash range, Jahuacocha.

Duration: 8:00am – 3:00pm

Distance: 4/5hr hiking

Elevation: 3900m – 4,700m – 4,200m (13,779ft)

Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult


After breakfast, we hike up to the Huacrish overlook and enjoy the impressive 360 panoramic views of the Cordillera Huayhuash and admire the Solteracocha and Haucocha lakes. Return to base camp for lunch and what we hope to be a spectacular sunset over the Jahuacucha lake and Cordillera.

Duration: Full Day 6:00am – 6:00pm

Distance: 5/6hr hiking

Elevation: 4,100m – 3,100m (13,779ft)

Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult


We leave early from our campsite and climb up on a steep trail to Pampa Llamac (4’200m). After enjoying the last views to the Huayhuash range and take some last pictures, we descend down a steep trail to the village of Llamac. Our transportation is waiting for us to bring us back to Huaraz..

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