HUARAZ
 
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Located 408 km north of Lima, Huaraz is accessible via a nicely paved highway and can be reached by public bus in a 8 hour journey. This Andean climbing capital (3,100mt), at the foot of the Cordillera Blanca is the meeting point for trekkers and climbers from all over the world. One can find anything in this town of 114.000. It is a base for expeditions and for all tourists visiting the Callejo de Huaylas region. As capital of the department, it contains all the different government departments; the town offers the traveller all possible comforts and facilities. North of Huaraz, Monterey is a charming small spa town, where it is pleasant to sunbathe at the swimming pool or enjoy the hot springs.

Cordillera Blanca
The Cordillera Blanca, the world’s highest tropical mountains, faces north – west / south – east, parallel to the pacific coast. Only seven million years old, it is mainly formed of granite. It is also the best known mountain range in Peru and one of the best known in the world, considered as the most beautiful of the Andes. The range has over 300 summits, 29 of which are over 6000mt, including Huascaran 6768mt, Peru’s highest mountain. Pyramids and domes of ice, dizzy heights and wind – tortured ridges of snow, give the landscape an extraordinary appearance. Walking through the eucalyptus forests or by the side of the countless lakes is a daily experience for trekkers and mountaineers.

Cordillera Huayhuash
To the south – east of the Cordillera Blanca lies the Cordillera Huayhuash, One of the most remote mountain range in Peru. It is renowned for its peaks, which offer the hardest routes in the Andes. The Cordillera Huayhuash massif has some of the hardest climbs in the Peruvian Andes, not to mention the second highest summit in the country, Yerupaja (6634mt) the complete circuit of the Cordillera Huayhuash is an isolated trek, crossing several 5000mt passes. Only experienced trekkers in good physical condition should attempt it. To summarize, the Cordillera Huayhuash offers mountaineers, an excellent choice of classic routes and modern
POPULAR TREKKING DESTINATION IN HUARAZ
CEDROS ALPAMAYO TREK
12 Days / 11 Nights
 
CEDROS ALPAMAYO TREK
11 Days / 10 Nights
 
CEDROS ALPAMAYO TREK
09 Days / 08 Nights
SANTA CRUZ TREK
  04 Days / 03 Nights
 
 
SANTA CRUZ MINI TREK
  03 Days / 02 Nights
 
 
SANTA CRUZ LLANGANUCO TREK
  06 Days / 05 Nights
 
SANTA CRUZ ULTA TREK
  06 Days / 05 Nights
 
 
QUILCAYHUANCA COJUP TREK
  03 Days / 02 Nights
 
 
OLLEROS CHAVIN TREK
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LOCATION
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Av. Interoceanica #198 - New Florida
Huaraz - Ancash - Perú
Telephone: +51 (043) 427635
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