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Stunning trek in E. Andes with wonderful guides from Los Amigos de Huayhuash

Absolutely stunning trek! A three of us three ladies in our late 20s decided to do the 12 day trek... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Grace L
Robbed and Raped by Viconga (Aguas Caliente)

We were travelling as two women carrying our equipment, rather than guided. We absolutely loved the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Sally C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning trek! A three of us three ladies in our late 20s decided to do the 12 day trek with Los Amigos de Huayhuash, a small family run operator group. From our initial contact with them, Anamin, the sister of the family was fantastic...More

Thank Grace L
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were travelling as two women carrying our equipment, rather than guided. We absolutely loved the scenery and the trails of the Huayhuash and thought it was the most beautiful and surreal place we had trekked. We camped at Viconga (Agua Caliente) and noticed a...More

3  Thank Sally C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Huayhuash - incredible scenery; a must go. Los Amigos de Huayhuash – best guide ever! My friend and I only did 5 days trekking tour at Huayhuash in late August 2017 as we do not have time to do the entire loop. I was the...More

Thank ny2jidi
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Did a 10 day trek with IMG of Seattle. Highly recommended. So much to say. Views are incredible, as good as anywhere. The physical demands are pretty strenuous, so is not for a beginner or someone not in pretty good shape. Days ranged from 5...More

Thank Jeff2Summit
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Cordillera Huayhuash was recommended to me by another friend, and I am so incredibly glad to have gone. The mountains are absolutely stunning and some of the most breathtaking landscapes I've ever seen. My friend and I did half of the full Huayhuash loop (from...More

Thank Meia A
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Los Amigos the Huayhuash is a geniue family-based company from the actual Cordillera Huayhuash region, offering flexible and tailor-made treks in the stunning rugged and more remote Cordillera Huayhuash, which makes the experience personal, familiar, and very enjoyable, especially compared to some mass-tourism package tours...More

1  Thank Vagabondinsuit
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The mountains are beautiful and trekking there is a real treat. But what made our trip so fun and memorable was the service we received from Los Amigos de Huayhuash. They are a family business based in a village near the start of the trek....More

Thank Gulnara A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

My friend and I have nothing but wonderful things to say about our trip with Los Amigos de Huayhuash. Everything was so easily organized by Anamin (via email) from our arrival into Lima. Our stay in Lima, transportation to, as well as accommodation in Huaraz...More

1  Thank Jenn T
Reviewed 2 June 2017

When a company has a top-notch Trip Advisor rating, and a lot of reviews -- there's usually a good reason...and that is definitely the case with Los Amigos de Huayhuash (LAdH), a trekking service in the Cordillera Huayhuash owned by the Valdez family, whose roots...More

1  Thank ThoughtfulCriticAZ
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Peru's Cordillera Huayhuash is spectacular! We're already talking about going back, and when we do, Los Amigos de Huayhuash will be our first email. These outfitters are terrific in every way. They impressed us from the get-go with excellent communication in the months before the...More

3  Thank Rebeccaloulee
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darlenes105
29 January 2017|
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Response from ThoughtfulCriticAZ | Reviewed this property |
We did the Huayhuash Circuit in May 2017. Dogs in Peru, in general, are unspayed/neutered and roam free. We met lots of dogs in the Huayhuash, and none were aggressive; some were friendly; some were very shy. I love dogs... More
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Taioseach
15 January 2017|
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Response from ThoughtfulCriticAZ | Reviewed this property |
This question is not possible to answer, because the company offers more than half a dozen different treks, and each is a different length (so each is a different price). In general, they are about "average"-priced for the... More
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minfan3992
13 October 2016|
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Response from Mark O | Reviewed this property |
Less than $400 and tipped the guides additional $250
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