Huaylas Valley

Ancash - Peru

To the east of the Cordillera Negra, descending to around 3000 m.a.s.l., the colourful Callejon de Huaylas Valley spreads out, with picturesque and pleasant towns like Recuay, Carhuaz, Yungay, and Caraz, while the urban and commercial centre of the area is the capital of Ancash, the energetic city of Huaraz.


Huaylas from the north to the south

Hidden Treasures:


The Cañon del Pato (Duck Canyon): The impressive and narrowest point between Cordilleras Negra and Blanca.

Wilkawain Archeological SiteArcheological and Historical sites: Tumshucaico (Caraz), Campo Santo de Yungay (Disappeared town of Yungay), Honcopampa, Wilkawain (Independencia), Waullac (Huaraz).

Hot Springs: Chancos and Monterrey






Homestaying VicosHomestays: In Humacchuco, Vicos or Huaripampa, you can learn about the living culture and partake in the daily activities of the community in harmony with the natural environment of the Peruvian Andes.

Outdoor activities




Huanchac BouldersRock climbing spots: Pavas (Caraz), Shupluy (Tingua), Chancos (Marcará), Los Olivos (Huaraz), Huanchac boulders (Independencia), Cachipampa boulders (Independencia), Mashuan, Recuay.

Short Treks: Wilkawain – Monterrey, Huaraz – Rataquenua, Chiwipampa – Wilkacocha

Horseback Riding: Yungar

Biking Tours: Pariahuanca – Carhuaz, Marian – Huanchac – Huaraz

Canopy: 3 ziplines in Mullaca Valley

White water rafting: Yungay – Pueblo Libre or Pueblo Libre – Caraz


Infinite Adventures Tour Operator

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