Churup Lagoon

Trekking for one day

Churup Lagoon

The Churup Lagoon is a beautiful lagoon of turquoise color and cold temperature that is also one of the most visited and that includes a popular trekking route.
Duration: 01 Day.
Altitude: 4450 m.
Route: Huaraz – Llupa – pitec – lake churup.
Dificult: Moderate.

This is a very good hike for acclimatization. We leave from Huaraz and we go by car to the village of Pitec. On the way we pass several beautiful villages, such as Unchus and Llupa (3450 meter over sea) we start our easy hike up to Lake Churup is over 4450 m underneath snow-capped Mount Churup (5495). The last 100 meters before arriving to the lake involves some scrambling over steep rocks.


  • Official tourist guide.
  • Public transport.
  • Aid kit.
  • Taxes.


  • Entrance to the Huascaran National Park.
  • Personal expense.
  • Extra food and drinks.

Price in American Dollars, per person:

Private Services
TREKKING FOR ONE DAY SIC 1 pax 2 pax 4/6 pax 6/8 pax
Program TK 02: Churup Lagoon 97 48 32 32

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