Juan Carlos Lliuya

Certified Mountain UIAGM-IFMGA/AGMP


Welcome to Huayhuash - Cajatambo

Huayhuash - Cajatambo trek

It is a short trekking option in Cordillera Huayhuash , for those who dont'm have enough time to carry out the complete circuit.

Whith this option you will visit and see most of the places that you would see doing the complete circuit, also you have more than 5 passes that overcome 4500m, many views of snow covered peaks, nice lakes and all the flora of Fauna of Cordillera Huayhuash.

Tour summary

Duration: 11 days (7 trekking days)

Grade: Moderate - diffcult

Best time to go: April - October


Day 1: Pick up in the airport and transfer to the chosen hotel, Lima.

Day 2: Lima - Huaraz (3090m).

Day 3: Acclimatization day (69 Lake)

Day 4: Huaraz – Llamac (3250m) – Cuartelhuain (3900m)

Day 5: Cuartelhuain – Qaqanan pass (4700m) - Mitucocha (4100m)

Day 6: Mitucocha – Carhuac (pass 4650m) - Carhuacocha (4138m)

Day 7: Carhuacocha – Portachuelo pass (4750 m) - Huayhuash (4100m)

Day 8: Huayhuash – Viconga Lake (4407m)

Day 9: Viconga - Pumarinri Valley

Day 10: Pumarinri Valley - Cajatambo

Day 11: Cajatambo - Lima, return to your country or another activity.

Our program includes:

  • Transfer Lima - Huaraz - Lima
  • Accomodation

  • All guiding service
  • All food during climbing days
  • Fee entrance to Huascaran National Park
  • Cook
  • Horse man and pack animals
  • Camping equipment
  • All the logistic.
  • Doesn't include:

  • Personal equipment and ensurance
  • Food in the city
  • Alcoholic and asified drinks.