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|Summary: The Made snow-white Ishinca of 5530
meters of height is an acclimatization mountain, since it is
very accessible and with difficulty (PD)… this small
mountain is between Snowed the Ranrapalca (6162 M.s), and
the Made snow-white Palcaraju (6272 M.s), has three routes,
the first ascent was by the edge UNDER, the year of 1954,
and at the moment the normal route is edge NE. the access is
by the gorge of he himself name and with the possibility of
scaling the Urus and tocllaraju
|Intineray Day by Day:(B)= breakfast / (L)= lunch /
Day 01: Huaraz – dive to Pashpa – Ishinca Base Campl
(4300m/14104ft). (L) (D)
After the breafst in the Hotel in Huaraz, at 07:30hours we
will go to pick up you and start drive to the North side of
Huaraz to Paltay, from there we will drive up to Pashpa at
(3670m/12037ft), it will takes 1 hours drive, Pashpa is the
start hike point, where our donkeys and donkey driver will
be waiting to transport our logistics, from Pashpa to
Ishinca takes 6 hours hike, there is the Huascaran National
Park's control, where you will register with your passport,
lunch on the way, arriving to the base camp of Ishinca
around 15 hours. Then we will check our climbing equipment
for the next day, overnight Camping at (4300m/14104ft).
Day 02: Base Camp – summit day (5550m/18204ft) – Camp 1
of Ranrapalca. (B) (L) (D)
We will wake up very early and have breakfast around
03:00hours, after that we will start hiking at 03:30hours to
the glacier, arriving to the glacier after 3 hours half
hike, then we will put and use our climbing gears and start
climb up to the summit for about 3 hours, getting the summit
over (5550m/18204ft), there we will enjoy the nice view for
some minutes to take pictures around the valley, there we
will see amazing mountains and nice lakes, then we will
start to descend for about 2 hours to the camp 1 of
Ranrapalca, overnight camping in the glacier at
Day 03: Camp 1 – summit day (6162m/20211ft) – Camp 1. (B)
We will wake up very early for breakfast at 03:00hours,
around 03:30hours we will start climb over the glacier,
after climb 2 hours we will find a wall of 65º of difficult,
the wall has 180meters approximately, it will takes 2 hours
more to the mixt part (rock and ice), from there will takes
2 hours more to get the flat part, after that we will see
the summit in south side, after 50 minutes we will get the
top at (6162m/20211ft), where we will have some minutes to
take pictures and enjoy the nice views around, immediately
we will go down for the same route using the rappel to down
very fast, after 5 hours more we will arrive to the Camp 1,
overnight in the glacier at 5000m/16400ft).
Day 04: Camp 1 – down to the Base Camp. (B) (L) (D)
This day at 07:00hours we will start down very early to the
Base Camp, after 3 hours go down we will arrive there for
lunch, free afternoon to walk around the Camp and rest,
dinner and overnight in the Base Camp.
Day 05: Base Camp –hike out Ishinca valley – return to
Huaraz. (B) (L)
This day we will back to Huaraz after the breakfast around
08:00hours, down hill to Pashpa, before you will register in
the Huascaran National Park your return, lunch on the way,
it will takes 3 hours half to Pashpa where our private
transfer will be waiting to transport to Huaraz, and then
transfer to your hotel, arriving to Huaraz around
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$30 for the 15 day trek)
•You also need to bring a copy of your passport on the
Person 990 US$ . Minimum 4 people.
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