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|Summary: This mountain is considered ideal to
adapt to the altitude at the time of facing a greater
summit. In its approach by the gorge of Llanganuco they are
passed by two beautiful lagoons, Chinancocha 3850 m. and
Orconcocha 3863 m. Surrounded by most impressive mountains.
Its normal route which smoothly extends by the South edge
the west and from its summit, can be enjoyed one of the most
spectacular views of the White Mountain range, appreciating
summits like the Huandoy 6395 m., Caraz de Paron 6025 m.,
Caraz of Santa Cruz 6020 m., Alpamayo 5947 m., Artesonraju
6025 m., Pyramid 5885 m., Chacraraju 6112 m., Yanapacha 5460
m., Chopicalqui 6345 m., Huascarán 6768 m. and others, which
makes of the Made snow-white Pisco an almost forced
itinerary stops each visitor.
|Intineray Day by Day:(B)= breakfast / (L)= lunch /
Day 01: Huaraz – Cebollapampa – Pisco Base Camp
(4500m/14760ft). (L) (D)
After the breakfast in the Hotel we will aboard the Bus to
go along the Callejón de Huaylas in the north side of Huaraz.
Passing different traditional Andean towns, first arriving
and making the first stop in Carhuas (2650m), here we will
find the traditional made at home Ice-Creams from local
fruits, then we will enjoy Carhuaz native products, then we
will continue with our travel to the next stop in the
ancient town of Yungay, this city was buried by an Avalanche
that fell down from Huascarán Mountain in 1970, the New
Yungay (2500m), from here we have to start going up to the
Llanganuco Valley, almost in the base of Huascarán Mountain
in its north side, for the entrance to the Llanganuco Valley
we will register in the National Parks Control, after we
will visit the two lakes of Llanganuco, where we will have
Lunch, then we will continue going up to the Base Camp of
Pisco, if it is not cloud we will appreciate the
impressionant peaks of the Mountains, Huascarán, Chopicalqui,
Pisco, Huandoy, and others, we will arrive to the base Camp
Pisco accompanied by the donkey drivers and mountain staff
around 3 pm. overnight at (4500m).
Day 02: Base Camp – Moraine Camp (4500m/14760ft). (B) (L)
After the breakfast in the Base Camp we will have free
morning to check our climbing equipments, then we will lunch
around 12:00hours, after that we will start hike up for
about 3 hours half over rocky path to the moraine camp; we
will have dinner later afternoon, overnight camping at
Day 03: Moraine Camp – clumb up to the summit
(5750m/18860ft) – Base Camp. (B) (L) (D)
After the breakfast in the Moraine Camp at 4:00am
approximately we will start climbing up for about 1 hour to
get the glacier, here we’ll have to put our climbing
equipment to start climbing up to the Pisco Summit, after
climbing up for about 1 hour we’ll get a quite all of 40mtrs
and 50 ° of difficult, after this all we have to climbing
for about 2 hours half to get the Summit (5750m/18860ft),
where we’ll enjoy the nice views of different mountains such
as: Artesonraju, Alpamayo, Caraz, Huascaran, Chopicalqui,
Yanapaccha, Chacraraju, Brogui, Huandoys, etc and a splendid
turquoise lake of name (69 lake), after few minutes we’ll
start go down to the Moraine Camp, when the porters will be
waiting for us already with our equipments to continue go
down to the base Camp, arriving to the Base Camp around
4:00pm approximately. Overnight Camping at (4500m/14760ft).
Day 04: Base Camp – Llanganuco Lake – Back to Huaraz. (B)
After the last breakfast in the base camp of the Pisco
Mountain, we will descend to Cebollapampa, here will be
waiting our private bus, and then immediately will aboard
the bus to go back to Huaraz, passing the Llanganuco lake
and then we will arrive the Control of Huascaran national
Park, where we will registering whit our passport, then we
will continue go down to Yungay, after this we will continue
along the Callejon de Huaylas to the South side, arriving to
Huaraz around 5pm approximately. Transfer to the Hotel.
THE CLIMBING COST INCLUDES:
•Transfer Lima - Huaraz - Lima.
•Qualified and experienced local guide/s UIAGM. (English and
•Additional guides and porters where necessary
•Climbing permits - Huascaran National Park.
•Porters, cook, horse man and pack animals
•06 or 07 days climb to alpamayo mountain
•All food during climbing days.
•Cook and assistants.
•Group Equipment: ropes, tents, stoves etc and all supplies
necessary to make a safe and strong bid for the summit
•Group First aid kit.
•All guiding service.
•All the logistic.
THE CLIMBING DOES NOT INCLUDED:
•Meals and hotels in Lima and Huaraz.
•Excess equipment over the 20kg per person allowance.
•Personal clothing and gear to include sleeping bag and
•Personal expenses such as alcohol, phone calls, gifts,
laundry, room service and so forth
•Extras at hotel (i.e. telephone, laundry, internet…).
•Departure taxes at the airport. (International departure
tax is currently $30.25),
•Excess weight for your luggage.
•Any rescue costs.
•Meals not specified.
•Any personal charges.
•Any costs associated with early departure from the
•Return flights to Lima, Peru.
•Others expenses not specified in Inclusions above.
WE RECOMMEND TO BRING:
•Rain jacket or poncho (plastic ponchos can be purchased in
Huaraz for a few dollars).
•Strong, comfortable footwear.
•One complete change of clothing (you can afford to carry
more changes of clothing if you hire a personal porters, see
•Sweater and jacket (something warm).
•Water bottle, ideally non disposable canteen (boiled
drinking water will be provided).
•Torch / Flashlight and batteries.
•Hat or cap to protect you from the sun.
•Sun block (sun protection cream).
•Insect repellent, absolutely the most important item for
this hike is bug spray. Anything with a lot of DEET with do
the job, anything less is simply not sufficient. Bug spray
MUST be bought in Huaraz, as it cannot be found even in
•Toiletries, towel and toilet paper.
•Selection of small snacks, chocolate, dried fruit,
biscuits, energy bars etc.
•Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries, cash in soles
•Swimsuit (if you plan on visiting the hot springs at
Hunacarhuaz after the trek)
•Optional: walking Poles /sticks rubber covers necessary
(can be hired from our office for US$30 for the 15 day trek)
•You also need to bring a copy of your passport on the
Person 920 US$ . Minimum 4 people.
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