Hello bloggers today we are going to talk about the Trek to Nevado Pastoruri in Huaraz in Peru, read more in our blog.
The trek to the icy mountain snowy Pastoruri is for nature lovers and trekking trekkers, no doubt is one of the most beautiful trekking in the world.
About Pastoruri Snow-Capped Mountain:
The Nevado Pastoruri, in the Aquila district of Ancash, is an icon of the Cordillera Blanca of the Peruvian Andes. Its summit is more than 5,000 metres above sea level and dazzles with its snow-capped peak, it is and one of those gems that will be lost to time.
One of the most important tourist attractions in the Ancash department is the Nevado Pastoruri, also called Huanaco Punta, a mountain located in the Cordillera Blanca, which is part of the Western Cordillera of the Peruvian Andes.
Without a doubt, Huaraz is the ideal travel destination for mountain and altitude lovers. The region is surrounded by the highest mountains in northern Peru, with Pastoruri being one of the most easily accessible natural attractions in the Huascaran National Park.
Let yourself be enchanted by nature in the Cordillera with this tour to the base of the snow-capped mountain of Pastoruri, where you will pass through several villages and have the opportunity to get to know the vegetation of the region, especially the Puyas raimondi of the Andes.
The white of the glaciers, the blue of the lakes and the green of the plants blend in the impressive landscape of Huascarán National Park in Peru, declared a World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve.
The imposing Nevado Pastoruri is located in the Huaraz region, just 2 hours away from the city, and reaches an altitude of 5,240 metres above sea level.
The park’s 340,000 hectares are home to over 650 glaciers, almost three hundred lakes and forty rivers, as well as 16 snow-capped peaks over 6,000 metres above sea level and another 17 over 5,000 metres above sea level.
The Nevado Pastoruri One of the most important tourist attractions in the Ancash department, and is also called Huanaco Punta, a mountain located in the Cordillera Blanca, which is part of the Western Cordillera of the Peruvian Andes.
Origin of the Name:
The name Pastoruri is a Quechua word that means “Pampa at the bottom” or “Pampa Adentro”. Its ascent is considered easy, so no experience in mountain climbing is necessary, but it requires the supervision of an experienced guide.
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