Churup lake

Churup_Lake (Day hiking) / 01 day

Duration :01 day
Start: Pitec or llupa village
Finish:Llupa or Pitec
Maximal elevation:4450masl
Highest Camp Site non
Season recommended: All year
Difficulty: Demanding
laguna-churup-1Description:

This is a classical one-day trek often recommended for acclimatizing before starting a longer or higher trek. Only 20 km to the East of Huaraz on the road to the villages of Llupa and Pitec, this lake is one of the most beautiful and one of the lakes well-known and more tourist affluence for a good acclimatization hike for trekking. From Pitec the trail goes steady climb to Churup Lake (4 450masl), a beautiful turquoise lake below Churup Mountain.It is quite a strenuous hike, with the final 100m to the lake scrambling up a steep rock gully. During the trek we will have a beautiful view of Huaraz city, Cashan and Shaqsha peaks.

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 ITINERARY
Day 1-Huaraz –Pitec– Huaraz

We leave at 07 :00 am from Huaraz toward to the Pitec place ( 3900 masl ) .From where we will star our hiking during 03 hours. After there we can back again to Pitec.

Note: Minimum 2 hikers.

PRICE INCLUDES

– Bilingual Adventure Guide

-Car Transportation

– Entrance fees to the Huascaran National Park

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE

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