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HUASCARAN NATIONAL PARK three day visits - Huaraz Peru
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“high altitude” (4 reviews)
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Huascaran National Park, Peru
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive to Pastoruri glacier from Huaraz on a day trip took about 3.5 hours (somewhat less on the way back) and walking to the viewpoint at the altitude of 5,100 meters is not easy. The view is nice, but we have seen similar and...More

Thank Danny S
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

The road is well maintained for walking, all you need to watch out is the altitude sickness reaction, or just ride a horse. Don't forget to wear a waterproof jacket with you to prevent the rain or snow!

Thank Kara C
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

The hike up to Pastoruri was between 1.25 and 1.5 miles in each direction, and it only took us just under 30 minutes to reach the top. The views are gorgeous all the way up to the glacier, and the mountains surrounding you really have...More

Thank msp3232
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

In ten years from now, it's estimated that the glacier will disappear completely, so if you have a spare day in the Huaraz area, you can spend it visiting this glacier. It's still impressive despite its size and you can get real close to the...More

Thank SG_hiker
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

The glacier has reduced an astounding amount but hey, change the record with global glaciers; right?? The walk up is frankly not as hard as people make out, slow and steady wins the race in about 40 minnutes. TAKE aN AspiriN - i've been climbing...More

Thank will P
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

they will drive you with bus up to the parking spot on 5000m and then you have to walk to the glacier landscape for depending on your ALTITUDE fitness level 20min-1h. the landscape is amazing!

2  Thank Enjoy611
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

amazing. great view of course. fresh air. just a boy and his thoughts and the mountains what more could you ask for

2  Thank Matt_Choquette
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

I would recommend it for people who are not able to trek to much but they want to be in 5000 m above the sea level and in same time they want to experience nice glaciar and lake views. Just please be avare not to...More

1  Thank Petr K
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is gorgeous natural attraction that is located in Ancash-Huaraz.This is a big area covered with snow that is melting as a result of global warning. Many tourists take an adventurous hiking to the top of this magnificent glacier in which they can challenge their...More

1  Thank Jose Leonardo C
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Everyone who goes to huaraz must do the trip to pastoreo glacier. The trip to the glacier through the high mountains is already very beautiful but when you reach the bottom of the glacier it is a great view. And then after a well paved...More

Thank Eric v
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