Santa Cruz Trek 4D/3N

Experience an incredible trekking adventure on the scenic Cordillera Blanca on this 4-day trip!

Get some spectacular views of the snow-capped mountains and the pristine lakes while you hike through the beautiful valleys.

Pass below towering peaks – Huascarán, Alpamayo, Taulliraju, Huandoy, Chacraraju, and many others in the glacial canyons of Peru’s first mountain National Park and Biosphere Reserve.

Tour Highlights

  • Hold one of the most beautiful circuits of the world’s highest tropical mountain range
  • Hike the challenging Punta Union Pass
  • Marvel at the impressive Alpamayo Mountain
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Tour Information


  • - 3 nights accommodation in double occupancy tents with Thermarest sleeping pads
  • - All transportation during the tour (horses and drivers)
  • - 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • - Hiking
  • - Professional English-speaking guide
  • - Kitchen and dining tents


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Day 1: Huaraz - Paria Valley, Peru

Getting an early morning start, we’ll drive along the Santa Valley to Portachuelo de Llanganuco Pass and observe the highest mountains of the Cordillera Blanca.

Finally, we will descend to Vaquería and begin our trek to the Paria Valley.

Day 2: Paria Valley - Taullipampa, Peru

Today, we start on an ascending trail towards Punta Union Pass and descend into Taullipampa, where we will spend the night.

Day 3: Taullipampa - Llamacorral, Peru

Today we continue our hike down the Santa Cruz Valley, past the side-valley of Arhuaycocha, with great views of snow-capped mountain peaks, including Mt. Alpamayo.

Finally, towards the end of the day, we hike out of the ever-narrowing canyon into Llamacorral.

Day 4: Llamacorral - Huaraz, Peru

After breakfast, a steep descent brings us to Cashapampa that will take us back to Huaraz arriving in the afternoon.