Alpamayo grimper

Ascension of Alpamayo, Peru

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Peru is great to discover. It offers breathtaking landscapes: the oceanic coast, tropical forests, high alpine plateaus, its colourful and welcoming people and its history which has fascinated more than one. Our trip will focus on the Cordillera Blanca mountain range. This mountain range is located in the northern region of the country.

It culminates more than 6750m and counts not less than 25 peaks over 6000m. Conditions encountered in these mountains are variable. An impressive phenomenon in this region is the formation of soft snow ridge that hold at 60 ° of inclination which is unbelievable until you are standing next to them. The Cordillera Blanca has several impressive mountains.

For this trip we will go to the Santa Cruz area to live the experience of a true mountain expedition. We will focus our efforts on two of the most beautiful mountains.

Location : Cordillera Blanca, Pérou
Duration : 16 days
Cost: 3750 $
Ratio : 3 clients / 1 guide
Level : Intermediate / advance
Accommodation :

  • 5 nights in hotel
  • 9-10 nights camping


  • Ground transportation
  • Accommodation
  • Food on mountain
  • Collective equipment
  • Carrier/cook
  • Québec certified guide

  • Day 1 : Flight Montreal/Lima
  • Day 2 : Departure to Huaraz
  • Day 3 : Exploration of Huaraz
  • Day 4 : Visites Laguna Churup
  • Day 5: Trek to Llamacorral camp (3800M)
  • Day 6: Trek to Paria basecamp
  • Day 7: Ascend of Mont Paria (5600M)
  • Day 8: Rest and preparation for advanced camp
  • Day 9 :  Moraine camp (4900m)
  • Day 10 : col camp (5400m)
  • Day 11: Ascent of Alpamayo (5947m)
  • Day 12: Return to base camp
  • Day 13: Day of reserve
  • Day 14: Trek back to Cashapampa and evening in Huaraz
  • Day 15: Last day in Huaraz, night transport to Lima
  • Day 16 : return flight

Route description


Route description


  • Air Transportation
  • Personal expenses
  • Meals in town
  • Travel insurance
  • Tip for the guide
  • Personal equipment
  • extra

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