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|Summary: The Tocllaraju 6034 msnm., is always a
good option between all the variety from mountains that
exceed the six thousand meters in the white mountain range.
Its strategic location in the broken Ishinca. Located in the
bulk of the Chinchey, this tip of piramidal form, whose name
comes from quechua that means trap, a type of sliding bow,
is of medium difficulty.
|Intineray Day by Day:(B)= breakfast / (L)= lunch /
Day 01: Huaraz – Pashpa – Base Camp Ishinca
(4300m/14104ft). (L) (D)
Transfer to the trail head Pashpa (3670m/15317ft) in private
bus, where we will meet the donkey drivers, then we will
hiking up along the Ishinca Valley, where there is the
National Park's control, then after to check in we will have
lunch, then we will continue walking arriving to the base
camp of Ishinca about 5 hours approximetaly. Then we will
check our climbing equipment for the next day, overnight
Camping at (4300m/14104ft).
Day 02: Base Camp – Camp 1 (5200m/17056ft). (B) (L) (D)
We will start going up at 10:00hours to the Camp 1 of
Tocllaraju, after 2 hours half climb up will be arriving to
the Glacier where we will put our climbing gears to continue
climbing up over the glacier to the Camp 1 for about 1 hours
more and overnight over the glacier at (5200m/17056ft).
Day 03: Camp 1 – Summit Tocllaraju (6035m/19794ft) – Base
Camp. (B) (L) (D)
After the breakfast in the Camp 1 at 3:00am will be starting
to climb up to the Summit for about 5 hours to get the
summit, where we will enjoy the splendid views of different
peaks our around like: Huascaran, Santa Cruz, Ranrapalca,
etc. after that immediately will return to the Camp 1, then
we will pick up our equipments ant continue go down to Base
Camp, arriving at 4:00pm approximately and overnight in the
Day 04: Base Camp – Pashpa – 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, 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, lunch on the way, 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$30 for the 15 day trek)
•You also need to bring a copy of your passport on the
Person 885 US$ . Minimum 4 people.
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