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Cordillera Huayhuash

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Enjoying the most stunning views with a flexible relaxed family-based tour agency

Los Amigos the Huayhuash is a geniue family-based company from the actual Cordillera Huayhuash... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stockholm County, Sweden
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The mountains are beautiful and trekking there is a real treat. But what made our trip so fun and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gulnara A
Appleton, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Los Amigos the Huayhuash is a geniue family-based company from the actual Cordillera Huayhuash region, offering flexible and tailor-made treks in the stunning rugged and more remote Cordillera Huayhuash, which makes the experience personal, familiar, and very enjoyable, especially compared to some mass-tourism package tours...More

1  Thank Vagabondinsuit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mountains are beautiful and trekking there is a real treat. But what made our trip so fun and memorable was the service we received from Los Amigos de Huayhuash. They are a family business based in a village near the start of the trek....More

Thank Gulnara A
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My friend and I have nothing but wonderful things to say about our trip with Los Amigos de Huayhuash. Everything was so easily organized by Anamin (via email) from our arrival into Lima. Our stay in Lima, transportation to, as well as accommodation in Huaraz...More

1  Thank Jenn T
Reviewed 3 June 2017

When a company has a top-notch Trip Advisor rating, and a lot of reviews -- there's usually a good reason...and that is definitely the case with Los Amigos de Huayhuash (LAdH), a trekking service in the Cordillera Huayhuash owned by the Valdez family, whose roots...More

Thank ThoughtfulCriticAZ
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Peru's Cordillera Huayhuash is spectacular! We're already talking about going back, and when we do, Los Amigos de Huayhuash will be our first email. These outfitters are terrific in every way. They impressed us from the get-go with excellent communication in the months before the...More

2  Thank Rebeccaloulee
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Trekking the Huayhuash is absolutely amazing! The peaks surrounding the trek are so beautiful that at times, I found I had tears rolling down my cheeks. Absolutely breathtaking views! We booked our trip with Los Amigos de Huayhuash, three brothers that work hard to make...More

Thank BarbMack2015
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

This is a challenging trek through beautiful landscape and remote wilderness. However, be very aware there are bandits in the remote areas (eg. near the hot springs) . If you travel in a group they will likely just demand protection money. If you are trekking...More

3  Thank Samuel S
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We visited the Cordillera Blanca in 2000 and met a guide who works all over the world, when asked what her favorite trek was, the answer was Cordillera Huayhuash. This trek has been on our wish list for 16 years!! It was worth every moment...More

1  Thank LynnHDenver
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I did an 8 day trek. What can I say? Believe the hype. It is stunning. Every single day. And there are hot springs. Practicalities - You have to rank this trek under the 'hard' category due to not just the altitude but also the...More

1  Thank Charmaine H
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Amazingly beautiful landscape, and a wonderful trek. It is more fun if you have flexibility and can take your time rather than having to rush out in the morning, hike nonstop all day, and set up camp in the dark. Leave time for photos, stop...More

2  Thank Sbrmatt
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29 January 2017|
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
15 January 2017|
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
14 October 2016|
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Response from Mark O | Reviewed this property |
Less than $400 and tipped the guides additional $250