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Los Amigos de Huayhuash

Los Amigos de Huayhuash We recently had the great pleasure of utilising the services of the... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2015
Andrew C
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Brisbane, Australia
Incredible trek, Amazing mountain range, Awesome guide service!

What a beautiful part of South America. Coming from the Pacific Northwest region of the United... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2015
AVR1
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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed August 25, 2015

Los Amigos de Huayhuash We recently had the great pleasure of utilising the services of the Cordillera Huayhuash guide company, Los Amigos de Huayhuash. This Valdez family owned and family run business took us on a 12 day trek through the most amazing and wonderful...More

5  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed August 24, 2015

What a beautiful part of South America. Coming from the Pacific Northwest region of the United States I'm used to spectacular mountains and incredible scenery. However, the Cordillera Huayhuash is stunning! Every part of the trek was amazing! The right mix of physical exertion and...More

Thank AVR1
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Trails are not marked at all. There are cow trails, donkey trails, people trails, mining trails... some end up in the same place some don't. Really easy to get lost and there doesn't seem to be any effort to mark trails or make it easier...More

Thank nitsogar
Reviewed July 18, 2015

I highly recommend Los Amigos de Huayhuash and the 9 or 10- day circuit of the Cordilleras Huayhuash. My son and I trekked with brothers Abner and Adolfo. Sister Anamine assisted by meeting us when our bus arrived in Huaraz and helping out during our...More

Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Breathtaking views and super nice people. Lovely lakes and steep paths, loved the one over Cerro Santa Rosa.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed May 28, 2015

Amazing views and air in 4000-5000m. A full circuit will be ~130Km and will take about 10 days if you really want to enjoy, observe, absorb. Many Huaraz operators help with all logistics, including carrying luggage by donkeys, setting up camp every afternoon and cooking...More

Thank WizoTravel
Reviewed May 26, 2015

The Cordillera Huayhuash is the most breath taking hikes I have ever done! I am currently on a six month trip through South America, and this was certainly a highlight. I completed the 11-day trek about a week ago, as a part of a private...More

1  Thank Ibrahim H
Reviewed May 20, 2015

If you are considering a trek thru the Cordillera Huayhuash, look no further than "Los Amigos de Huayhaush" for a guiding service. We encountered 5 trekking groups on our 15 day trek, and none of them saw the places we did and they were moving...More

2  Thank Jay K
Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Walked this independently over 8 days in April. Nice time to walk as the area is green, wildflowers are blooming and there are fewer people on the track. The mountains are truly stunning, and the locals generally very friendly. I experienced no issues with safety...More

4  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were 2 couples in our 50's/early 60's and completed the challenging, remote and spectacular Huayhuash circuit over 12 days with the family operation above. This included the first day of walking along a scenic road to the official starting point and 1 side trip...More

4  Thank elemental_61
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darlenes105
January 29, 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
January 15, 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
October 13, 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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