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Rock Forest "Hatun Machay"

Rock Forest Tour in Huaraz

Duration: Full day.
Tour type: Bus tour, adventure, scenic.
Departure: 08:00 a.m.
Return: 05:00 p.m. approx.
Visit: Huaraz / Catac / Hatunmachay.
Highest point: 4,200 m

Hatun Machay is a rock forest located in the Cordillera Negra between Huaraz and Conococha, at 4,200 m. It has an extension of 200 hectares.
The area has many attractions, such as cave paintings, petroglyphs and different rock formations, also in the upper part of the forest we can find a lunar landscape made up of a large number of rock blocks.
Hatun Machay is also a rock climbing school for lovers of this sport; Here you can find a wide variety of routes between 15 and 60 meters. It is also an excellent place for astrophotography.


  • Huaraz – Catac – Hatun Machay
  • Visit to the rock forest and petroglyphs
  • Return to Huaraz.



  • Shared tourist transport (Private service by request).
  • Pick up from your hotel (only if your hotel is in the city center).
  • Tour guide in Spanish (English or another language upon request).
  • First aid kit.
  • Permanent assistance.

Not Included:

  • Entrance fee to the tourist places.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Tips.
  • Other services not specified.


Hatunmachay Tour Price 2024

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

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