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Fixed Departures 2024

Lake Churup

Hiking in Cordillera Blanca Huaraz

Duration: Full day.
Distance: by bus 1 h 20 min round trip (Hike ↑2 h - ↓1 h 30 min).
Highest point: 4,450 m.
Difficulty: Moderate.
Departure: 7:00 a.m.
Return: 3:00 to 4:00 pm.


The Lake Churup is a classic destination in Huaraz for day hikes or acclimatization, it is located in the Cordillera Blanca to the east of the city of Huaraz, at the foot of the snow-capped Churup.

  • Huaraz - Pitec (3850 m) Starting point of the hike.
    Transportation time: 40 minutes approx.
  • Pitec – Churup Lagoon: Once in Pitec we ascend along a marked path up to 4450 m. where the Churup lagoon is located.
    Hiking time: 2 hours approx.
  • Return to the city of Huaraz.



  • Transfers in transport from/to your hotel
  • Snacks
  • Official trekking guide
  • First aid kit

Not Included:

  • Entrance ticket to the Huascaran National Park (See Rates)
  • Personal expenses
  • Meals and drinks extra.
  • Tips


Price 2024

  • Price according to the number of people.
  • Please contact us for more information.

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