Dusk at the Huandoy campsite, Alta Via Trek
The Cordillera Blanca is located in South America in the North Central Peruvian Andes.This range, which includes the world’s highest tropical mountains, offers climbing possibilities equalling those in the Alps and the
With its vertiginous glacier-covered peaks, deep valleys, multicolored lakes and pre-Columbian ruins, the Cordillera Blanca is a trekker’s and climber’s paradise. There are nearly 30 peaks over
Some of the most renowned summits are the twin domes of
In order to protect the Cordillera Blanca’s rich fauna and flora, a National Park, including most of the range, was created in 1975. The Park became a Biosphere Reserve in 1977. And in 1985, it was nominated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Cordillera Blanca is often compared to the
Most of our trips start from the city of