Duration: 11 Days / 10 Nights
Difficulty: Medium / Difficult
Activity: Adventure / Mountaineering
Season: May / October
Altitude Between: 3,400 / 6,372 m.
Starting Point: Tinki
Day 1 Cuzco / Urcos / Ocongate / C.P. Tinke (Lodging)
After breakfast Transfer by bus, towards the south east side of the city of Cuzco towards the town center of Tinke district of Ocongate and Quispicanchi Province, (4-5 hrs.) Passing through beautiful and picturesque villages, it has a very climate cold with a height of 3,800 m in this place there are lodgings, restaurants and shops with basic services, we will spend the night in a lodging.
Day 2 Tinke / Upis
This day we start walking on a very marked path, which leads us to the first camp called Upis (4 hrs Approx.) Height 4,435 m there is not much slope on the way, there are hot springs.
Day 3 Upis / Arapa Pass / Pucacocha Tuna Lagoon
After breakfast, we will start walking and climb the Arapa pass 4,757 m (4/5 hrs.) To the field; height 4,585 m. On the way there are shepherds who raise Alpacas, Llamas and we will camp on the shores of Lake Pucacocha.
Day 4 Lag. Pucacocha / Palomani Pass / Base Camp
We will leave very early because this day is a little longer than the others, we will walk (4/5 hrs.) And we must go down and climb to the highest pass of this Palomani Trekking 5,165 m later we will go down as an hour to the base camp of the normal route height (4,400 m)
Day 5 Base Camp / Morrena Field
This day we are an advance of the materials to the moraine field (3/4 hrs.) Height 4,950 m
Day 6 Morrena Field / Summit / C. Morrena
The expected day arrives we will leave very early to take advantage of the good conditions of the hard snow, we will ascend by the normal route we will start from 45º to 65º of ice and snow near the summit (7/8 hrs.)
Day 7 Field Morrena Field / Base Camp
Return to the CB.
Day 8 Base Camp Free Day
Rest we will dry the materials and clothes to continue the trekking or Reserve day
Day 9 Base Camp / Step Campa / Lag. Ninaparayoc
We will begin to walk through a valley until we reach uchuy finaya (4,200 m) and then we will continue until we reach the Campa 5,068 m pass and we will go down to the camp 5/6 hrs. Height (4,656 m)
Day 10 Lag. Ninaparayoc / Pacchanta (hot springs)
We will leave after breakfast and almost completing the trek circuit we will arrive at a very small town Pacchanta, where there are hot springs to take a bath, 3/4 hrs. Height 4,400 m
Day 11 Pacchanta / Tinke / Cusco
After 3 to 4 hrs. We will arrive at Tinke then bus to Cusco.
Cook (1), Porters (2), Arrieros (2)
Tourist transport to the starting point for walking
Food during the expedition (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Camping equipment (tent for sleeping, dining room, kitchen and bathroom)
Logistic Kitchen Equipment (kitchen utensils)
Donkeys for transporting luggage and food
Collective equipment (ropes, ice screws, stakes, ribbons and carabiners)
Emergency Horse (1)
Entrance tickets (Huascaran National Park)
First aid kit
What does not include?
Personal clothing for high mountains
High mountain personal technical equipment (boots, ice axes, crampons, harness, gloves, helmet, etc.)
Extra food and drinks in the cities
Taxes inside the Airport
Tips (driver, guide, cook, porter, carrier)
What do i need to bring?
Bring clothes for the day (heat) and for the night (cold), sunscreen, sunglasses, repellent, bath clothes, personal hygiene kit, walking shoes, camera, waterproof jacket, water bottle, bag sleeping, mat, small backpack, front (flashlight-light)