Top 20 Experiences in Huaraz
Pastoruri Glacier in one of the best tour in Huaraz, where you enjoy the nature and live an amazing experience, in the rute you pass for some tradicional cityes like Recuay, Catac, Ticapampa, etc. we make stops in aguas gasificadas, Puya Raymondi, Pumapa Shimin Lake (seven colors lake) and Pastoruri.
69 Lake - Cordillera Blanca - Private Service
Is one of the best treks in Cordillera Blanca, where we will visit a beautiful lake its name is Llangancuco then we walk for 6 hours aproximately round trip, enjoying the nature to visit the 69 lake and we will return to Cebollapampa to take the bus back to Huaraz.
Snowy Mateo - Cordillera Blanca Expedition
ITINERARY: Day 1: Huaraz - Base Mateo 4700 masl - Summit Matthew 5150 masl - Base Camp - Huaraz: Pick up from the lodgings at 2:30 am and departure from Huaraz at 3.00 a.m. Approximately, heading north of Huaraz, arriving at Carhuaz, it deviates to enter the valley of Ulta - Olympic Point, reaching the Base at 4700 meters above sea level. After a brief stop to have breakfast, you leave for the summit of Mateo, passing through the moraine. This summit is 5150 meters high, from where you can have great panoramic view of the snowy peaks of the Cordillera Blanca, such as the Huascarán Sur, Chopicalqui, Contrahierbas, Ulta, among other snowfalls. Return to the Base, to take the transport that will take us to Huaraz.
Laguna Parón (Full Day)
It is the largest lagoon in the Cordillera Blanca. It is surrounded by the most imposing Nevados (with heights greater than 6000 meters above sea level) such as the Artesonraju (Paramount Pictures Mountain, Nevado Huandoy, Piramide, Huascarán, among others. One of the few lagoons navigable by kayak. It is located within the Huascarán Biosphere Reserve and Huascarán National Park, thus providing it with a very particular ecosystem.
69 Lake - Cordillera Blanca
Is one of the best treks in Cordillera Blanca, where we will visit a beautiful lake its name is Llangancuco then we walk for 3 hours aproximately enjoying the nature and finally visit the principal atractive, the 69 lake and finally we will return to Cebollapampa to take the bus back to Huaraz.
HORSE RIDING - Panoramic Mountain View in Private - CORDILLERA BLANCA
this Panoramic Mountain view horse riding is one the unique adventure tours in Huaraz, its another alternative for yoru adventure tours while you are in Huaraz, this tour may fit you for your acclimatizing purpose. this wondeful horse riding activity takes place in the slopes of the Cordillera Negra or black mountain, as you rise up in the horse riding you will appreciate the stunning mountain view of the Cordillera Blanca, as these mountains are fron of each other, the Cordillera Blanca in the east side and the Back Mountain in the west side, the sunset reflects in the Cordillera Blanca. so wonderful scenery that you will never forget yoru adventures in the Black Mountain in Huaraz region or while you are visiting the Cordillera Blanca, this adventure tour is excellent for the family adventure also. to complete this tour, you may take bottles of water, sun hat, light pants and your box lunch as there are no restaurants in the trail.
Trekking to Laguna 69
One of the best single day hikes in the world, ideal to appreciate the mountains in all their splendor. The color of the lagoon is one of the most beautiful in the world, as well as being at the foot of the imposing Nevado Chacraraju. You can make the most impressive and creative photographic shots, let your imagination run wild. It is located within the Huascarán Biosphere Reserve and the Huascarán National Park, where nature is unique and is one of the most beautiful mountain ecosystems in the world. Breathing the pure mountain air and feeling the cold of the ice is unmatched.
Chavín de Huántar
Chavin de huantar is one of the most important tour in Huaraz because in this tours we will visit a very important building of the chavin culture, a very old building also we will visit Querococha lake and finally the museum where we can find many importants pieces.
69 Lake Tour of Peru
Description: We WILL PICK UP IN YOUR HOTEL . After there we will leave Huaraz by road to Yungay (1 hour), then start the trip on dusting road that takes us to the point called Cebollapampa. This is the starting point for the climb of Pisco ( 5,750m.). During the ride we enter the imoressive valley of Llanganuco, and also start at the check point to pay the entrance to Huascaran National Park (30 soles). We pass the lakes of Chinancocha and Orconcocha, of a beautiful color, surrounded by imposing summits of Huascarán North(6,655m.), Yanapaqccha ( 5,347m.) Huandoy ( 6,395m.), Chacraraju ( 6,112m.) and Pisco ( 5,750m). From Cebollapampa ( 3,850m.) we start the trek to Lake 69 (4,600m.) takes 03 hours uphill, a beautiful blue lake. For come back takes 2 hours at the lake, we descend to Cebollapampa to take the bus back to Yungay – Huaraz.
Parón Lake - Cordillera Blanca
Lake Parón is one of the most beautiful lake where you can enjoy the nature sorrounded by mountains like huaydoy, chacraraju, piramide, paron, caraz and aguja. in the route we will pass for many towns of the Callejon de Huaylas like Tarica, Anta, Carhuaz, Yungay, Caraz, etc. and finally we will visit the principal atractive that is lake Paron.
Parón Lake Full Day
We will take the Huaraz road to Caraz to take a detour to the Parón lagoon where we can see many mountains around it such as the Caraz, Aguja, Huandoy, Chacraraju and the mountain that we all want to see the ARTESONRAJU or better known as the Mountain of the PARAMOUND PICTURE
Santa Cruz 4 Days Trek
The world class Santa Cruz Trek is one of the most popular in Huaraz for good reason. The multi-day trek takes trekkers through the most stunning scenery in the Cordillera Blanca including awe-inspiring mountain passes and vast plains in 3-4 days! For pure mountain scenery in the Cordillera Blanca, theres no better value than the Santa Cruz trek. All necessary camping equipment and food / water is provided.
Laguna Paron Day Tour
Between 8-9 AM we will pick you up from your hotel (hour confirmed by text message the evening before). During this day trip, you will first have a short break (~45 mins) in the town of Carhuaz, where you can have some authentic Andean ice cream and fruits for breakfast. Then, you will arrive to the massive Laguna Paron, with breathtaking views of Artesonraju mountain, the Paramount Studios logo. An entrance fee of 5 soles must be paid to the local community at arrival. Here you will have different options to enjoy your time (~2h30): go canoeing/kayaking in the lake, hike a short path uphill to a viewpoint or simply relax near the lake. There is a restaurant in front of the lake for a typical lunch menu (~15/20 soles). You will be back in Huaraz around 5-6 PM. NB: this is not a private tour, so the vehicle will pick up different travelers in the morning. However, you will be free to explore at your own pace during the different stops.
Peru: Santa Cruz trek - Cordillera Blanca
Peru Expeditions - The leader of hiking, adventure tourism and mountaineering in Huaraz, Peru! EXPLORE THE HIGHEST TROPICAL MOUNTAIN RANGE IN THE WORLD Enjoy hiking, trekking Cordillera Huayhuash, hiking in the Cordillera Blanca, experiencing Inka culture, trekking to Machu Picchu, and more. We have a group running Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu Dates: Tradition - Safety - Professionalism We offer a professional, personalised, and reliable guiding service - with unsurpassed support from our base. Our mountaineering trips are based on realistic goals, within realistic time frames - given the weather, conditions, and terrain of the our region. Our slogan: Your adventure starts when your dream begins!
Laguna 69 Day Trek
You will be picked up around 5AM from your hotel and reach the trailhead after ~3h drive. Beginning the trek, you will go through beautiful trek passes by alpine meadows and beside a river. The trail then ascends up along switchblades to reveal majestic waterfalls and streams. You'll enjoy views of two smaller lakes before your final ascent up the valley. After a steep incline up the mountain, you'll finally reach the renowned azure waters of Laguna 69 (~2h30/3h total hike). You will have ~1h30 of time to enjoy the view and have lunch (not incuded, bring your own picnic) before descending for another 1h30 hike and drive back to Huaraz. NB: this is not a private tour, so the vehicle will pick up different travelers in the morning. However, you will be free to explore and hike at your own pace.
Best of Huaraz Mountains, Lakes, and Archaeological sites 4d/3n
This is the perfect tour for those adventurers who want to explore the top tourist attractions in Huaraz specially the amazing hike to the blue water lakes surrounded by glaciers and amazing landcapes. All you have to do is book your flight or bus to the city of Huaraz and we take care of the rest. We will pick you up from the airport or bus station. You will stay At Hotel Valencia you will find a warm, safe and how-to atmosphere. Located in the center of Huaraz, a few meters from the Plaza de Armas and a few blocks from the busiest and most attractive areas of the city.
Climbing Mateo - Your first 5 thousand
Climb your first mountain of 5 thousand meters. Good food throughout the circuit. Beautiful views of the emblematic mountains of the Cordillera Blanca Ideal for beginners
Pastoruri Glacier Day Trip
See the famous Pastoruri Glacier before it disappears forever! Ths day tour begins with a stop to see the massive Puya Raimondii plants that can grow up to 120m. Once dropped off by the car, you have the option to walk or take a horse to a breathtaking 5250m where you'll appreciate the quickly shrinking glacier. Great option for acclimitization if you're looking to hit higher altitudes!
Summiting Nevado Mateo | Day Trip | Cordillera Blanca | 5,150m
+All clients can reach the summit of Nevado Mateo with our expert guides. We are patient and accomodating. +Guide to client ratio 1:3 +Crampons, boots, helmet, harness, and piolet (ice axe) provided with prior fitting +Picnic lunch provided (but bring your favorite trekking snacks) +Depending on size, transportation is by taxi, sprinter van, or luxury bus +Peruvian Owned; Family Run Let’s climb the Nevado Mateo in just one day. It is one of the amazing ice-capped peaks of the famous Cordillera Blanca. The total altitude of the Nevado Mateo is 5150 meters and its ascent is considered technically easy. This trip can perfectly work as your first climbing experience since you won’t need any technical skill. However keep in mind that, like in any mountaineering ascent, the climb implies some risks which should not be taken lightly. That is why it is always mandatory, especially for beginners, to do it with a certified mountain guide. I can therefore guarantee that you will enjoy this experience safely.
Glacier Pastoruri and Puya Raimondi Full Day Tour
The tour to Pastoruri Glacier is a special experience, because is one of the easiest snow-capped peaks to reach, located at 17,192 feet high. Also known as “the route of climate change”, this excursion will take you to explore the most famous glacier in Huaraz, and you will have the chance to admire the Puya Raimondi, a large plant that only grows in the high mountains from the Andes.