Day 1 Arrive Lima. Your
guide will meet you at the airport, and you go immediately to
Hotel Las Floras .
2 Bus ride to Huaraz (8-10 hours). Stay at Hotel
3 Market morning, then open-air truck ride to the cordillera El
Negro for hiking/acclimatization.
4 Ishinka valley Base Camp Trek (4100m)-today we van ride to Ishinka
Valley trek to base camp with full burro support. This stunning
valley sits directly under Tocllaraju, Urus, Ishinka, and Ranrapalca.
5 Rest/acclimatize/sun bathe (if the sun is out!).
6 To Ishinka Advanced Base Camp (4800 meters).
8 Summit Ishinka. Snow and ice climbing practice.
Crevasse rescue procedures learned or refreshed. Return to
basecamp better fit, tired, excited.
9 Rest, and pack for Urus.
Urus in one day, return to base camp. Pack our things.
Pack out to the trailhead; bus ride back to Huaraz for warm shower and
Bus to Lima; flight or hotel.