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Quilcayhuanca to Cojup Trekking

     

    Quilcayhuanca to Cojup Trekking - 3 Days / 2 Nights

    Itinerary:

    Day 1: Huaraz – Quilcayhuanca – Tullpacocha (4250m/13940ft)
    After the breakfast in Huaraz, we will pick up you from your hotel and then transport to the East side from Huaraz, after 2 hours driving we will be getting Quilcayhuanca entrance at (3780m/12398ft), along this travel we will pass small village like Unchus, Llupa and Pitec where is the start hike point for Churup Lake at (3800m/12464ft),our Donkey Driver and Donkeys will be waiting for us in Quilcayhuanca entrance to transport our camping equipments till Tullpacocha, lunch on the way, along this route we will have a splendid views of Andavite Mount, after hiking 4 hours will arriving to Tullpacocha. Overnight Camping at (4250m / 13940ft).

    Day 2: Tullpacocha – Huapi pass (5000m/16400ft) – Cojup
    After the breakfast in Tullpacocha we will start climb up to Huapi Pass (5000m/16400ft) for about 3 hours half, before pass we will enjoy the nice Lake named Cuchillacocha at (4625m/15170ft), on the Top we will stay for some minutes to enjoying the splendid views for nice peaks like Huapi, Pucaranra, Tullparaju, Andavite, Cayash, Maparaju, San Juan, etc, after that we will go down to Cojup valley, which is our second Camp named Perolcocha at (4000m/13120ft).

    Day 3: Cojup – return to Huaraz
    After the breakfast in our camp we will start go down hill along Cojup valley to the entrance for about 2 hours half approximately, where our transport will be waiting for us to transfer to huaraz, arriving to Huaraz around 1:00pm and transfer to your Hotel.

    • Recomended season: Early April to last November
    • Highest point: (5000m/16400ft) Huapi pass
    • Difficult: Moderate
    • Average hours to walk: 5 - 6 hours per day