Huaraz – the gateway to the peaks of the Cordillera Blanca

Huaraz – das Tor zu den Gipfeln der Cordillera BlancaThe town of Huaraz is located in the fertile valley of Callejon de Huaylas, at the foot of the Cordillera Blanca high mountain region, a part of the Andes, where you can also find the highest mountain in Peru, the Huascarán. Significant only for its agricultural role, Huaraz has become a popular base for trips to the mountains. Whether it’s long trekking tours or rather a quick descent in snowboarding, adrenaline junkies and nature lovers have discovered Huaraz on their own! It is no wonder then that you have the option of lodging here, from the simple youth hostel to the luxurious mountain lodge.

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