Climbing nevado Tocllaraju

Climbing nevado Tocllaraju

Tuqllarahu 6,032 m

Tocllaraju no es solamente una montaña bella es un 6000 metros más ascendido en la Cordillera Blanca, pero no siempre conquistada debido a la presencia de niebla, grietas y rimayas, situado en el valle Ishinca donde existe un refugio de montaña ubicado en el campo base de la quebrada Ishinca.

Este nevado fue escalado por primera vez el 31 Julio 1939 por W. Brecht y H. Schweizer.

Summit: 6,032 m
Route: Northwest ridge
Duration: 4 days
Difficulty: D
Recommended: May to October


B = Breakfast  L = Lunch  D = Dinner  Δ = Camp


Day 01: Huaraz - Pashpa (Cochapampa) - Ishinca Base camp (4,350 m)

» Driving time: 1 hour
» Hiking time: 4 hours approx.
» Campsite: Base camp (4,350 m)

Day 02: Base camp - High camp (5,250 m)

» Climbing time: 4 hours approx.
» Campsite: High camp (5,250 m)

Day 03: High camp - Tocllaraju Summit (6,032 m) - Base camp

» Climbing time: 7 hours approx.
» Campsite: Base camp (4,350 m)

Day 04: Base camp – Pashpa (Cochapampa) - Huaraz
Este último día caminaremos hasta Pashpa donde nos espera nuestro transporte para trasladarnos a Huaraz.

» Hiking time: 3 hours approx.
» Driving time: 1 hour


Price Includes:
  • Briefing: Before your expedition, you will have a briefing at your hotel or our office with your guide and other participants in your group.
  • Transportation: From your hotel in Huaraz to the starting point of the trek, and from the end of the trek to your hotel in Huaraz.
  • Equipment: We use the best quality mountain tents (2 people per tent) and personal mat.
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner (option for vegetarians or vegans).
  • All kitchen and dining equipment are provided so that clients to enjoy their meals, including chairs and dishes.
  • Mountain Guide: IFMGA/IVBV/UIAGM certified mountain guide (English or Spanish) for another language upon request.
  • Cook: Cook trained to prepare varied and healthy dishes.
  • Arriero: In charge of loading the donkeys and driving them. (*)
  • Donkeys: The number of donkeys depends on the size of the group. (*)
  • Emergency horse: 1 horse will accompany the group in case of emergency. (*)
  • Porter: It is necessary to use porters from the base camp to the high camp. They carry the tents, food, climbing equipment, etc. But each one must carry their personal equipment.
  • Collective climbing equipment (ropes, carabiners, stakes, screws)
  • First aid kit.
(*) Arriero, donkey and horse are used only in some mountains and only up to the base camp.

Not included:
  • Entrance fee to the Huascaran National Park [See rates]
  • Personal climbing/trekking equipment: Sleeping bag, climbing boots, crampon, ice axe, harness, helmet, waterproof jacket and/or pants, backpack, headlamp, gloves, sunglasses, etc.
  • Extra food or drinks in the villages
  • Medical care or insurance
  • Emergency rescue or evacuation
  • Additional expenses as a result of leaving the expedition early
  • Travel insurance
  • Breakfast the first day/lunch and dinner the last day
  • Hotel in Huaraz
  • Tips (Optional).

Departures & Prices

Price Season 2024

Price according of the number of people, Please contact us and get a free quote.

1 PAX USD 1550
2 PAX USD 950, per person
3 PAX USD 880, per person
4 PAX USD 820, per person


  1. Where do the expeditions start and end?

  2. The expeditions start and end in the city of Huaraz - Ancash.

  3. How to get to Huaraz?

  4. By air:

    Anta Airport (ATA, Comandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport) is currently only for domestic flights, so all international travelers by air must disembark in Lima and go through customs.

    • The best way to get to Huaraz is by air, currently there is only one airline operating: LATAM.
    • Flight time: 1 hour 10 minutes.
    By land:

    This is the most common route, with a paved road of 404 km from Lima. Try to book the bus cama service for a more comfortable journey and rest during the trip.

  5. What is the recommended season for expedition in Peru?

  6. The recommended months for the Cordillera Blanca are from June to September.

  7. How many people can a Mountain Guide take?

  8. The maximum number of clients per guide depends on the technical difficulty and the client's technical preparation, and should not exceed 3 clients per guide.

  9. Group Tours

  10. In group expeditions, you will enjoy the company of people of different ages and hiking experiences. By accepting a group tour, we understand that each person has their own pace, so don't worry if you are slower or faster than others. The guide will adapt to the group and ensure that everyone enjoys the expedition.

  11. What to bring for hiking?

    • ESSENTIAL:Daypack (recommended 30L to 50L), Water bottle or Camelbak, Hiking boots, Mountain pants and jacket, Sun hat, Wool hat, Waterproof jacket, Headlamp, etc.
    • TOILETRIES: Sunscreen, Moisturizer, Insect repellent, Hand sanitizer, Wet wipes, Toothbrush and paste, Toilet paper, Personal medication, Blister protectors, etc.
  12. Is it possible to rent climbing equipment in Huaraz?

  13. Yes, you can see the cost of some equipment HERE.

  14. Do you organize transfers/pickups from the airport?

  15. We organize transfers in Lima, Huaraz, and other cities in Peru; we also offer tailor-made tourist packages throughout Peru. If you prefer a more personalized service, please write to us at the following email

  16. Is it possible to include accommodation before/after the expedition?

  17. Yes, if you want to quote this itinerary with accommodation included, write to us at, indicating date of arrival and departure, hotel category, number of people, and preferred room type.

  18. How likely is it to suffer from altitude sickness during the hike?

  19. All hikes reach more than 5,000 meters in altitude, so it is likely to suffer from altitude sickness. We recommend doing some activities in the Huaraz area before starting your hike to have a better experience. We invite you to visit our acclimatization tours page.

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