Olleros - Chavin trek

This route begins on the western side, the idea is to cross the Cordillera Blanca and reach the eastern side, exactly the Zone of the Conchucos, the archeological complex of Chavin de Huantar; using the same path of the ancestors a pre-Inca trail. This route is also known as Llama trek,because it can be done using the llamas as pack animals to carry the equipment, as the ancient inhabitants did. Arriving at the archaeological site of Chavin we can see an impressive pre-Inca building dating more than 2000 years ago, its internal galleries, tenoned heads, circular square, the impressive "Lanzon", a monolithic lance of 4,5 meters, Etc. This trek is a combination of adventure and culture.

Olleros Chavin trek, in the Cordillera Blanca PeruItinerary

Day 1: Huaraz - Olleros -Tsacracancha 4100m

Day 2: Uquian - Yanashallash pass 4700 m - Shonqo 4090m.

Day 3: Shonqo - Chavín de Huantar 3200 m. - Huaraz.

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