Best Mountaineering Destinations in Peru:

Alpamayo 5,947 m / 19,511 ft

Duration: 7-8 days
Best time for mountaineering: June to August
Experience required: Experienced / Technical
Rating: Difficult climb
Start and end: Cashapampa 2900m

Chopicalqui 6,354 m / 20,846 ft

Duration: 5-6 days
Best time for mountaineering: June to August
Experience required: Experienced / Technical
Rating: Difficult climb
Start and end: Curva de Chopicalqui 4200m

Huascaran 6,768 m / 22,204 ft

Duration: 6-7 days
Best time for mountaineering: June to August
Experience required: Experienced climber
Rating: Difficult long climbing
Start and end: Musho 3020m

Artesonraju 6,025 m / 19,767 ft

Duration: 4-5 days
Best time for mountaineering: June to August
Experience required: Experienced / Technical
Rating: Difficult climb
Start and end: Cashapampa 2900m

Quitaraju 6,040 m / 19,816 ft

Duration: 7-8 Days
Best time for mountaineering: June to August
Experience required: Experienced / Technical
Rating: Difficult climb
Start and end: Cashapampa 2900m

Tocllaraju 6,032 m / 19,790 ft

Duration: 4 days
Best time for mountaineering: May to August
Experience required: Experienced / Technical
Rating: Difficult climb
Start and end: Cochapampa 3600m

Ishinca 5,530 m / 18,143 ft

Duration: 3 days
Best time for mountaineering: May to September
Experience required: Beginner
Rating: Easy - Moderate
Start and end: Cochapampa 3600m

Pisco 5,752 m / 18,871 ft

Duration: 3-4 days
Best time for mountaineering: May to September
Experience required: Previous experienced
Rating: Moderate
Start and end: Cebollapampa 3900m

Yanapaccha 5,460 m / 17,913 ft

Duration: 2-3 days
Best time for mountaineering: May to September
Experience required: Intermediate / Technical
Rating: Moderate
Start and end: Km42

Mateo 5,150 m / 16,896 ft

Duration: 1 day
Best time for mountaineering: Year-around
Experience required: Beginner
Rating: Easy
Start and end: Morraine Camp at 4090m

Vallunaraju 5,686 m / 18,654 ft

Duration: 3-2 days
Best time for mountaineering: May to October
Experience required: Previous experienced
Rating: Easy - Moderate
Start and end: Llaca Valley 4300mm

Urus 5,420 m / 17,782 ft

Duration: 3 days
Best time for mountaineering: May to October
Experience required: Beginner
Rating: Easy - Moderate
Start and end: Cochapampa 3600m

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