This is the most popular trek in the Cordillera Blanca. On the trail you get to see these snow-capped mountains that are over 6,000 mts., such as the Huascaran (6,768 mts.), Huandoy (6,395 mts.), Chacraraju (6,112 mts.), Chopicalqui (6,354 mts.), Contrahierbas (6,036 mts.), Taulliraju (5,830 mts.), Rinrihirca (5,810 mts.), Artesonraju (6,025 mts.),Quitaraju (6,035 mts.), Alpamayo (5,947 mts.) and Caraz (6,025 mts.)
There are two high panoramic viewpoints, Portachuelo de Llanganuco (4,650 mts) and the Punta Union Pass (4,750 mts.). There are small villages on the road, Colcabamba, Huaripampa and Cashapampa and lakes which are located in these valleys making the scenery spectacular.
The entry port can be Cashapampa or Vaqueria
SANTA CRUZ TRAIL PROGRAM
4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS
SEASON: APRIL - OCTOBER
CATEGORY: 2** STARS
SERVICE: POOL (Shared Group Trek).
DEPARTURES: Every day.
Day 01.- Huaraz - Vaqueria - Paria. Camp. (P) (D).
Day 02.- Paria - Taullipampa. Camp. (B) (P) (D).
Day 03.- Taullipampa - Llamacorral. Camp. (B) (P) (D).
Day 04.- Llamacorral - Cashapampa - Huaraz. (B).
NOTE: Meals that are included during the trek: (B) Breakfast (P) Picnic Lunch (D) Dinner
RATE OF SERVICE
Category: POOL (Shared Group Trek).
Group Size: 6 to 14 persons.
Cost per Person: $ 190.00US.
Transportation IN/OUT, Meals in the trek, Two person tent (shared), sleeping bag and mattress, Entry Fee to the National Park, Camping equipment, Donkey driver and donkeys to carry up to 10 kilos (22 pounds) of personal gear and bilingual guide.
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED:
Tips or neither any type of insurance or rescues.
NOTE:Sleeping Bag can be supplied, but it's better if you take your own.
For further information on the program such as reservations, etc., please contact us.