# Alpamayo base camp (5 Days / 4 Nights)
Horseback riding details:
Altitude Between: 2,900 / 4,450 m
Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
Season: All year
Activity: Nature and Adventure
Day 1 Huaraz (3,100 m) / Conay / Ichiccocha (3,900 m)
Departure: 07:00 AM we will go to the north of the City of Huaraz with our transport to Caraz visiting its typical villages of the alley of Huaylas and then we will arrive at the town of Conay (2,900 m) where the Guide, the horses and the people are waiting for us Donkeys for our food transfer and backpacks, camp in Ichiccocha. (A, C)
Elevation: + 1,000 m (duration 3/4 hours approx.)
Day 2 Ichiccocha / Arhuaycoha Base Camp (4,350 m)
This day we will continue with our ride to the base camp alpamayo, passing through the beautiful ichiccocha and atuncocha lagoons, appreciating some peaks that surround us like the artezonraju, taulliraju, quitaraju and then we will arrive at the base camp. (D, A, C)
Elevation: + 450 m (duration 4/5 hours approx.)
Day 3 Visit Laguna Arhuaycocha / Free Day
Rest day, meditation time in contact with nature (D, A, C)
Day 4 Base Camp / Conay / Thermal Baths
We will return to the town of conay and go down to the thermal baths of Huancarhuaz and spend the night in Santa Cruz Lodge, thanks dinner. (D, A, C)
Day 5 Return to Huaraz or Lima
Transfer to Huaraz or Caraz, return home. (D)
# Local guide
# Private tourist transport to the starting point for walking
# Food during the expedition (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Breakfast: Tea, coffee, milk, serials, bread, cheese, butter, jam, pancake, fruit salad, etc.
Snack: Fresh fruit, chocolate, biscuit, frugues and candies.
Lunch: Vegetable salad, pasta, tuna, potato wing Huancaina, chili pepper, chicken salpicon, ham.
Tea Time: Coffee, infusions, cookies, fried huantan, popcorn, etc.
Dinner: variety of soups, quinoa, chaufa rice, rolled chicken, fried trout, pasta, sauteed loin.
# Optional vegetarian food
# Last day (typical food of the Andes)
# Camping equipment (2-person sleeping tent, dining tent, kitchen and bathroom tent) # Logistic Kitchen Equipment (kitchen utensils, pots, plates, cutlery, chairs, tables, gas)
# Hot water in the morning to wash your hands and face every day
# Boiled water for your bottle every day
# Donkeys for the transport of luggage and food (5 Kilos of personal equipment for the donkey)
# Emergency Horse (1) in case of evacuation
# First aid kit
# Communication radio
# Personalized assistance
What does not include?
# Personal clothing for the ride
# Extra food and drinks in the cities
# Taxes inside the Airport
# Entrance tickets
# Travel Insurance
# Sleeping bag
# Tips (driver, guide, cook, muleteer)
What do i need to bring?
Wear appropriate clothing for the day (heat) and for the night (cold), sunscreen, sunglasses, repellent, bathing clothes, personal hygiene kit, slippers or booties, camera, waterproof jacket, water bottle, sleeping bag, mat, small backpack, front (flashlight-light)