Tipe of tour

Nature & Mountains


9 hours approx.

Maximum height

4250 msnm


trekking guide, transport

Hiking tour Lake Rajucolta

Full day hike to Lake Rajucolta located east from Huaraz in Cordillera Blanca (Huascaran National Park) mountain range; inside small valley rests Laguna Rajucolta where we can appreciate excellent views of Mount Huantzan; this 7km walk is a perfect way for acclimazation day in high Andes.

 IMPORTANT !* To take this tour requires a prior acclimatization, see our options of CULTURAL TOURS* Price indicated above is valid for group departures (see scheduled dates in the table), if you travel as a couple or only you, it is important to check scheduled group departure dates so you can join.* BUT if you want exclusive private service, the prices are given in the following table and you also decide the dates in which you want the tour.
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Huaraz - Macashca village - hiking Rajucolta valley

After pick up from hotel we head towards Macashca; after 45 min we start our trail through the valley; the trail gradually ascents till the end of valley the walk should take approx.3h ; we approach Laguna Rajucolta ( 4300m) located under Mount Huantzan( 6395m); we rest to admire its turquoise wáter and take photos ; we come back same way till the beginning of valley where our transport to Huaraz awaits us.

What to bring?

  • Fresh clothes during the trip in the vehicle and walk. But warm jacket (windy) for the viewpoint.
  • Cap for the sun, sun cream, sunglasses, lipstick.
  • Rehydrating drinks or water (2 liters approx).
  • Box Lunch (cereal bars, chocolates, sandwiches, fruits)
  • Hiking shoes and walking stick.
Tour PrivadoMay – Sep.Oct. – April
  • Precio x persona
  • Precio x persona
2-3 paxS/ 195S/ 160
4-6 paxS/ 140S/ 120
*Departures only in private service (Group departures are subject to early booking to give option to join more people to the group)
  • Transportation from your hotel to start point to hike and viceverse.
  • Official trekking guide (english sepeaking).
  • Huascaran National Park entrance ticket included (Only in PRIVATE TOUR). In group departure to add 15 soles per person.
  • Pick up at your hotel ( between 6:30 a 7:00 am aprox).
  • First aid kit and oxygen (if necessary).
No incluye
  • Others no indicated
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