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2 Days Backpacking tour itinerary for Huaraz & Huascarán National Park: Embark On An Easy Ascent To Vallunaraju

Huaraz, Huascarán National Park

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Embark on an easy ascent to Vallunaraju

Vallunaraju

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Head for Vallunaraju, one of easiest peaks to climb in the Cordillera Blanca, perfect for acclimatization before tackling a higher summit higher. Behold a spectacular view of many mountains to the North and Southside, from this summit.

DAY 01

TO MORAINE CAMP

  • Depart from Huaraz at 9.00 am to the east, until Llaca valley and base camp at 4400 m.

  • From the base camp, climb towards the steep hill until you reach the Moraine Campsite at 4900 m., after 3 hours of walking. 

  • Be briefed about the climb and enjoy the beautiful nature as the sunset with your Peruvian tour guide.

DAY 02

SUMMIT AND GOING BACK TO HUARAZ

  • Wake up around 1:00 A.M. and have your breakfast at 2:00 A.M.

  • After that, walk up on rock blocks, to get to the glacier, for about 15 minutes.

  • There, put on your climbing gear, to climb on the glacier until you reach the summit (5686 m.). From the summit, you will enjoy the beautiful views with sun's rays lighting up the whole scene. Keep an eye for the Cordillera Negra to the west, and mountains like Tocllaraju, Chopicalqui, Huascaran, Copa, Ocshapalca, Ranrapalca, Huantzan, etc. 

  • Go down by the same route until Moraine camp.

  • Head for Llaca base camp and to Huaraz.

  • 400 USD Per Adult
  • Professional Guide.

  • Transportation.

  • Camping equipment and basic climbing material (ropes).

  • Food.

  • Personal entrance fee to Huascaran National Park.

  • Personal equipment (camping and climbing).

  • Personal medicine or first aid kit.

Huaraz, Huascarán National Park

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Contributed By

Julio Cesar

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