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Fixed Departures 2024

Lake Wilcacocha

Hiking in Cordillera Negra Huaraz

Duration: ½ day.
Distance: by bus 40 min round trip (hike ↑2 h - ↓1 h).
Highest point: 3745 m.
Difficulty: Easy.
Departure: 8:00 a.m.
Return: 2:00 to 3:00 pm.


It is located to the south west of the city of Huaraz in the Cordillera Negra, at an altitude of 3745 m. It has a panoramic view of the Cordillera Blanca.

  • Transport Huaraz to Santa Cruz bridge (Pueblo de Chiwipampa), the starting point of the hike.
  • The hike will take approximately 2 hours ascending along a wide and marked path.
  • Once in Wilcacocha we will have a beautiful view of the snow-capped peaks of the Cordillera Blanca.
  • Return to Huaraz



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

Not Included:

  • Entrance fee
  • 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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