Vallunaraju Climb 2 days

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Vallunaraju Climbing Expedition

ACTIVITY: Climbing   DIFFICULTY:Moderate  DURATION:2D/1N    ELEVATION:5686m /18,654ft

Trip Overview


  • Vallunaraju Mountain rated as medium climb
  • Great climbing experience for beginners
  • Be amazed by the view of the mountains at the summit


Vallunaraju is one of the most predominant mountains near to Huaraz that can be seen directly from the city as well from Cordillera Negra. It can be easily identified and distinguished from other mountains for its double – headed peaks from which the northern summit is the highest one.

Climbing Vallunaraju is a great acclimatization-climb for those seeking for higher mountains in Cordillera Blanca. Its proximity to Huaraz (3,091 m / 10,138 ft), which is a climbing, mountaineering and backpacking mecca for outdoor seekers and the capital city of the Ancash Region, makes of Vallunaraju  (5,780 m / 18,963 ft).  one of the main frequented 5000m climbing destinations in the Cordillera Blanca.

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Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1: Huaraz – Transfer to Quebrada de Llaca – Moraine Camp (4900
After breakfast at your hotel we leave from Huaraz in our private transportation to the Llaca Valley (3850 m), from here we begin our 2-hour ascend to Moraine Camp (4,900 m.) climbing is relatively long and steep, so we have to walk on our peace and save our energy for the  next summit day. Overnight at Morraine Camp.

Meals Included: –Lunch-Dinner

Day 2: Moraine Camp – Summit of Nevado Vallunaraju (5686 m) – Moraine
Leave Moraine Camp early approximately 2-3 a.m. in order to reach the summit it wil takes a long climb This section of the moraine, at the upper part of the glacier, takes us 5-6 hours. After reaching the summit, we will return to moraine camp, have some soup – then descend to our starting point in the Llaca Valley where the car waits to take us back to Huaraz Hotel.

Meals Included: –Breakfast Lunch

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    What’s Included

    • A qualified and experienced  Mountain Guide  (Spanish/English)
    • Transports according to the itinerary
    • Box-Lunch 
    • First aid kit and oxygen
    • Group equipment
    • Entrance fees to Huascaran National Park

    What’s Not Included


    • What’s Not Included
    • food on city
    • Bottled water, alcoholic drinks
    • Personal equipment
    • Medical care and insurance
    • Emergency rescue or evacuation
    • Additional expenses as a result of leaving the climb early
    • Travel insurance
    • Hotel
    • Flights

    What to Bring

    • Backpack
    • Head torch (with spare batteries)
    • Well-worn in mountain boots
    • Down jacket
    • Rain jacket or poncho
    • Fleece or warm pullover
    • Comfortable clothes (quick-dry, merino)
    • Trekking trousers
    • Warm socks
    • Cap, gloves
    • Sunhat, sunglasses, sunscreen (min factor 40)
    • Hiking poles
    • Waterproof jacket and trousers (Gore-Tex)
    • Very warm and waterproof gloves (Gore-Tex)
    • Mountain goggles
    • Crampons
    • 2 ice axes
    • Helmet
    • Harness
    • Carabiners
    • Water bottle
    • Extra Snacks (your favorite chocolate)
    • Extra money