1st day: Arrival at Lima, transfer from the airport to the hotel in Lima
2nd day: Lima – Huaraz (bus).
Transfer to Huaraz (distance: 400 km from Lima), passing the Conococha (4,050m), transfer from the bus-station to the hotel. “Cruz del Sur” http://www1.cruzdelsur.com.pe/
3rd day: Acclimatization trek to Lake Churup (4450m).
We leave Huaraz by private-bus to the little village Pitek (3.850m). At first we pass through another village, which is called Llupa (3.650m). From here we have a beautiful view to the southern part of the Cordillera Blanca. Our trip to the Churup-Lake (4.450m) we start from Pitek. At first we enter the mountain ravine of Churup. After some hours of walking we reach the Lake Churup. Here we stay for one hour before we return to Huaraz - Hostal.
4th day: Huaraz – Chiquian (3400) – Llamac (3250).
Arriving Chiquian. (3400), after that transfer to Llamac (3250) First day camping.
5th day: Llamac (3250) - Cuartelhuain. (3900).
Leaving Llamac at 8:00 am to Cuartelhuain. (3900). Walking-time about 6 – 7 hours. Observing the first summits like Ninashanca. We walk through small villages likePocpa and Paclla. Arriving at the camping of Cuartelhuain.
6th day: Cuartelhuain (3900) - Laguna de Mitococha. (4100).
Walking-time about 5 – 6 hours. We pass the first pass of Cacananpunta (4700). Here we can enjoy the view to the summits of Ninashanca and Rondoy, lakes like Pucacocha, Yanacocha Chico and Grande. Then we descend to the camping of Mitococha. From here we have a beautiful view to the summits of Rondoy and Hirishanca.
7th day: Laguna de Mitococha (4100) - Laguna de Carhuacocha (4138).
Walking time about 5 - 6 hours. We climb up to the second pass of Punta Carhuac (4650), before we descend at the mountain ravine to our camping-site at Carhuacocha with the beautiful view to the tops of Jirishanca, Yerupaja, Toro, etc.
8th day: Laguna de Carhuacocha (4138) - Huayhuash. (4100).
Walking time about 6-7 hours. We walk up to the third pass of Carnicero (4600). After that we descend to the lakes of Atocshaico, Carnicero. We have a beautiful view to the tops of Siula, Jural, Carnicero y Trapecio.
9th day: Huayhuash (4100) - Laguna Viconga (4407).
Walking time 5-6 hours. Today we climb up to the 4th pass which is called Portachuelo (4750). We see the mountains Puscanturpa, Cuyoc, Millpo and parts of the Cordillera Raura. We arrive at our camping-site at Viconga (4300). It is possible to take a bath at the hot springs of Atuscancha (4000).
10th day: Laguna Viconga (4407) – Paso San Antonio - Guanacpatay (3900).
Walking time about 4-5 hours. Today we walk up to the 5th pass named Cuyoc (5000).This ill be the highest pass of our trekking. From here we descend to our camping-site, ascend to the passage of San Antonio where we will have a view of the Cordillera Huayhuash, Lake Sarapococha, Jurau.
11th day: Guanacpatay (3900) - Huayllapa (3600) – Huatiac (4300).
Walking time about 5-6 hours. We descend to the valley of Guanacpatay until we arrive at the village Huayllapa - Huatia.
12th day: Huatiac (3600) – Gashpapampa (4700).
Base-camp of Diablo Mudo. 5- 6 hours. Our 6th pass will be the Tapush (4900) with the view to Auxilio, Diablo Mudo, etc.
13th day: Gashpapampa - Summit Diablo Mudo (5350) – Laguna Jahuacocha.
We leave at 4:30 am to the ascend of the Diabolo Mudo (5350). From here we descend to the lake of Jahuacocha (4100) and enjoy the view to the Cordillera Huayhuash with the mountains like Yerupaja, Hirishanca, Carnicero, Siula, Trapecio etc. These ones of our group, who will not ascend the Diablo Mudo, will pass their 7th pass named Yaucha (4800). All of us descend the mounaine ravine of Haucrish. We can observe parts of the glaciar of Hirishanca and Yerupaja. At the lake of Jahuacocha we camp this night.
14th day: Today we relax at the lake of Jahuacocha.
We celebrate the long way of walking with a typical Peruvian meal which is called pachamanca. It is possible to go for a short walk to the lake of Solterococha and the base-camp of Hirishanca.
15th day:Laguna Jahuacocha (4066) - Llamac (3250).
Walking time about 5-6 hours. Today we alkk up to our last pass, named Pampa de Llamac (4300). Now we can enjoy the beautiful view to the Cordillera Huayhuash for the last time. We leave to Chiquián (3400), transfer from Chuquian to Huaraz.
16th day: Travelling back to Lima (bus) – Hotel.
Transfer to Lima (hostal).
17th day: Lima, transfers from hotel to airport. Return to country of origin.
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