Arrival in Lima at night (sleep in hotel)
Travel from Lima to Huaraz in the morning by Bus or Plane (sleep in hotel)
Huaraz – Churup Lake (4600 m) - Huaraz. We’ll leave from Huaraz city towards east, passing through villages as Unchus and Llupa, up to the place called Pitec (3860 m), where we have to pay the entrance fee at the Huascaran National Park control post, then start hiking in an ascending path, observing mountains as Huamashraju, Cashan and Shacsha also crop fields can be seen. This place houses a diversity of flora and fauna such as the wild duck, plants with healing properties and quenual tree forests. To reach this lake we have to climb rocks helped by a steady metal rope, ideal for those who love the adventure or take other path less challenging. Churup is a beautiful blue lake one of the most frequently visited, surrounded by Ichu grass, Quenual trees, wild flowers, etc. there’s also a smaller lake on the east side for those who want to continue hiking, both lakes are right below the mountain with the same name, then return to Huaraz city.
Huaraz - Cashapampa (2900 m) - Llamacorral (3750 m). We’ll leave from Huaraz city by van towards north of Callejon de Huaylas, passing through cities as Carhuaz, Yungay, and Caraz, following the Rio Santa and observing part of the Cordillera Blanca and Cordillera Negra. From Caraz we'll go to the Cashapampa village, where we'll meet the donkey drivers and donkeys, the trekking starts here towards the place called Llamacoral where we’ll camp. About 5 to 6 hours.
Llamacorral - Taullipampa (4250 m). Today trekking we'll pass through the beautiful lakes of Hichic Cocha (small lake) and Hatun Cocha (big lake), then observe mountains such as Aguja (5886 m), Caraz (6025 m), Abasraju (5765 m), Quitaraju (6040 m), Alpamayo (5947 m) (known as the most beautiful mountain in the world), then walk towards Taullipampa where we'll camp, from where we can observe other mountains as Rinrijirca (5810 m), Taulliraju (5830 m), Paria (5600 m) and Artesonraju (6025 m). About 5 to 6 hours.
Taullipampa - Punta Union Pass (4750 m) - Paria Valley. We’ll ascend following the Inca trail towards the Punta Union Pass, from where we have a scenic beauty of mountains as Chacraraju (6112 m), Pirбmide de Garcilazo (5885 m), Chopicalqui (6354 m), the South peak (6768 m) and the North peak (6655 m) of Huascaran, Artesonraju (6025 m), Paria (5600 m), Quitaraju (6040 m), Santa cruz (6259 m), Rinrijirca (5810 m), Taulliraju (5830 m) and Pucaraju (5090 m), then descend and reach the next campsite in the Paria Valley. About 6 to 7 hours.
Paria Valley - Vaquerнa (3750 m) - Portachuelo Pass (4767 m) – Yuraq corral (3846 m). This day we’ll pass through the Picturesque village of Huaripampa, with the presence of kids asking for candies, pens, matches, and others, from this place we have the spectacular view of the Southeast face of Chacraraju (6112 m). We'll also pass through the Yanachaca village, and walk up to the Vaqueria village, where our private van will be waiting to take us to Yuraq Corral Camp. We'll ascend by van through the Morococha valley, observing the Morocochas lakes, as well as mountains as Chopicalqui (6354 m) and Yanapaccha (5460 m), and reach the Portachuelo Pass, from this point we have a wonderful view of mountains as the South peak of Huandoy (6160 m), Pisco (5752 m), and the North peak (6655 m) and the South peak (6768 m) of Huascaran, and in the distance the Chinancocha and Orconcocha lakes in the Llanganuco valley, finally reach Yuraqcorral where we'll camp. About 2 to 3 hours.
Yuraq corral –Pisco Base Camp (4650 m). We’ll walk uphill, from the path we can observe mountains such as South peak (6160 m) and North peak (5900 m) of Huandoy, Pisco (5752 m), Chacraraju (6160 m), Yanapaccha (5460 m), Chopicalqui (6354 m) and South peak of Huascaran (6768 m). About 3 to 4 hours.
Pisco Base Camp – Moraine Camp (4900 m). In our next day we'll walk over a rocky zone towards the Moraine Camp, from where we can observe mountains such as the South peak (6160 m) and East peak (5900 m) of Huandoy, Pisco (5752 m), Chacraraju (6160 m), Yanapaccha (5460 m), Chopicalqui (6354 m), South peak (6768 m) and North peak (6655 m) of Huascaran. About 3 to 4 hours.
Moraine Camp – Summit of Pisco (5752 m) – Pisco Base Camp. We’ll leave at dawn and climb up to the Summit of Pisco, when it gets light we have a scenic beauty of mountains of the Cordillera Blanca. Pisco is considered a natural lookout of the Cordillera Blanca. Then descend to Base Camp. About 9 to 10 hours.
Pisco Base Camp – Yuraq Corral – Huaraz (Hotel, Pachamanca dinner) - Lima at night (exit hotel). In our return to Cebollapampa, our private van will be waiting to take us back to Huaraz city. Hotel, Pachamanca dinner.
Departure from Huaraz to Lima and Lima - Home. Possible overnight in Lima!!
Note: After the ascent, we are ready to offer you a vacation on the coast of the ocean, lakes and various excursion programs in Peru - Read