CIRCUIT ALPAMAYO TREK & TOCLLARAJU (6034M) 19 DAYS
This program begins with circuit alpamayo trek-one of the treks more popular in Peruvian Andes, and we will have the opportunity of climbing to the mountain Tocllaraju (6034m), and back to huaraz.
Day 01: Lima: Welcome at the Airport and Transfer to Hotel Lima
Day 02: Travel to Huaraz (3100m) by bus takes 8 hours. Hotel Huaraz
Day 03: Huaraz. Acclimatization day hikes Laguna Churup (4450mt)
by bus Pitec at 3,950m, and Hike Lake at 4,450m, and return to Huaraz.
Day 04: Huaraz / Transfer to Hualcayan Camp (2900mt) Camp
On the way we have visits to Yungay where there is a memorial to the thousands of people killed in the 1970 earthquake, and then the colourful local market at Caraz. aproximately 4 hours as transport private, and camp in hualcayan
Day 05: Hualcayan / Trekking to Wishcash Camp (4300mt) Camp
Climb steadily in a zig zag path from Hualcayan to Wishcash 4300m.4 to 5 hours hiking
Day 06: Wishcash / Trekking to Ruina Pampa Camp (3800mt) Camp
Cullicocha 4850m, then cross the first pass Paso Osoruri 4750m. A long descent to camp at Ruinapampa 3800m 7 to 8 hours hiking
Day 07: Ruina Pampa / Trekking to Cruze Alpamayo Camp (4150mt) Camp
An easy walk to reach Cruse Alpamayo, 2 hours walking and relax all time
Day 08: Cruze Alpamayo / Pass Cara Cara (4830m) / Sajuna Camp (4200m) Camp
Climb to the often windy pass Cara Cara 4830m from where we have more fantastic views of Alpamayo and the lakes, and then traverse to another pass Mesapata 4500m and before descending to camp Safuna 4200m 6 a7 hours hiking
Day 09: Sajuna / Trekking Paso Pucajirca (4600m) / Jancapampa Camp (3600mt) Camp
From Safuna to another pass Paso Pucajirca (4600m) and camp in the open grassy valley of Jancapampa 3600m 7 hours hiking. There are a lot of farming families living in the valley.
Day 10: Jancapampa / Trekking to Laguna Huecrococha Camp (3950m) Camp
We pass by many adobe farm houses, sheep, cattle and horses while climbing up to the pass Pass Tupatupa 4400m and descend to camp beside the small lake Laguna Huecrococha (3950m). 6 a 7 hours hiking
Day 11: Laguna Huecrococha / Pass Alto de Pucaraju (4650m) / Paria Camp (4200mt) Camp
Pass Alto de Pacaraju 4650m from where we have breathtaking views of the mountain Taulliraju, then a steep descent to camp in a lovely quiet valley at Paria (4250m). 6 a 7 hours hiking
Day 12: Paria / Trekking through Quebrada Paria / Vaqueria / Transfer to Huaraz Hotel Huaraz
At first we walk easily down the Huaripampa Valley passing through farming settlements and villages to Colcabamba. 4 hours of walking, and retour to huaraz
Day 13: Free day in Huaraz and Preparations for Tocllaraju Climbing
Day 14: Huaraz / Transfer to Collon / Trekking to Ishinca Base Camp (4350mt) Camp
Today we'll take private transport to the mouth of the Ishinca Valley and with the help of burros, travel to our base camp (4350mt) below Urus.
Day 15: Base Camp / Ascend to Tocllaraju High Camp (5200mt) Camp
Taking our essentials we leave for the high glacier camp of our final mountain, Toclliaraju. It usually takes 4 hours to reach the camp. Our camp, just less than 5000 meters, is perched on the glacier directly under Toclliaraju’s impressive west facet.
Day 16: High Camp / Ascend to Tocllaraju Summit (6034mt) / Descend to Base Camp (4350mt) Camp
Summit day! Again you'll start early, leaving camp around 2:00am for the summit ascent, arriving back at camp around 2:00pm. After a break and some warm food, you'll continue the descent to BaseCamp.
Day 17: Base Camp / Descend through Valley Ishinca / Collon / Transfer to Huaraz Hotel Huaraz
We trek out to Collon and then return to Huaraz.Time to relax after the climbing and celebrate.
Day 18: Lima: Trip to Lima and Arrive in the Afternoon and Transfer to Hotel Huaraz
Day 19: Lima-Airport: Shopping, and in the Afternoon Transfer to Airport
IN THE PRICE INCLUDES:
- Reception in Airport Lima and Transfer to hotel
- Transfer from Lima / Huaraz / Lima
- Hotel in Lima (2 nights) include Breakfast
- Hotel in Huaraz (5 nights) include Breakfast
- UIAGM mountain guide
- Assistant climbing guides for more clients
- Experienced Cooks
- Experienced climbing porters
- Camp Guard
- Donkeys and donkey drivers
- Meals (breakfast, all snacks, lunch, afternoon tea, large dinner) during the Climbs
- Tents (personal tent, dining tent with table and chairs, kitchen tent and toilet tent)
- Personal tents for clients & crew
- All cooking equipment, plates, cups, utensils etc.
- Private Transfer during climbing (go and back)
- Tours acclimatization
- Huascaran National Park Entrance
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Personal Equipment of trekking and climbing
- Meals and drinks in the city