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Mountain Biking Huaraz – Llaca Circuit Full-Day Tour

On this Mountain Biking Huaraz Tour, we will follow the Llaca Trail to an amazing lake. In addition to biking, you’ll also visit an archaeological site.

USD $100.00

Per Person
2

Bike to Llaca Lake and Ancient Ruins on this Mountain Biking Huaraz Tour

On this Mountain Biking Huaraz tour, we will immerse ourselves in a complex and rewarding trail that is full of obstacles and that will lead us to a valley. There, we will encounter Llaca Lake, pre-Columbian archaeological sites of great importance, the imposing mountains that will surround us, and much more. Don’t miss the chance to experience the Andes in a different way.

Highlights

  • Get the chance to explore the Andes on a mountain bike
  • Learn about the Andean local culture
  • Admire breathtaking mountain scenery
  • Visit archaeological sites

Tour Information

Duration: Full Day – 7:00 am to 17:00 pm
Start and End Location: Huaraz
Availability: Year Round
Miscellaneous: The difficulty level on this tour is moderate

Itinerary 

Our Mountain Biking Huaraz tour starts with a talk from our mountain bike guide where he will give you the safety and route briefing. After this, we begin the ascent to Llupa through a mixed path of asphalt and dirt roads. As we go higher, the altitude increases gradually.  We will enjoy views of the snow-covered mountains, Ocshapalca and Ranrapalca.

Once we get to the valley, we can see the Refugio Llaca and Lake Llaca. Here we will stop to enjoy lunch, and after we will descend towards the ruins of the Wilcahuain Mausoleum. We visit the site and then continue our descent back to Huaraz.

What’s Included 

  • Local Guide
  • Private transportation and assistance during the trip
  • Entrance fee of National Park Huascaran
  • Refreshments and drink

What’s Not Included

  • Mountain bikes
  • International flight
  • Acclimatization tour (Wilcahuain – Recrish – Monterrey)
  • Lodging and/or camping equipment
  • Land transfer (Lima – Huaraz – Lima)
  • Transfer from airport and extra baggage payment
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Tips

What to Bring

  • Mountain bike with double suspension or rigid and oil to lubricate the chain
  • Small backpack/daypack
  • Long-sleeved shirts, cotton short-sleeved shirts, or t-shirts
  • Fleece or Wool sweater and/or trousers
  • Lightweight pants
  • Regular and long underwear
  • Medium weight parka with fiberfill or down
  • Light cap and wool hat
  • Water bottle
  • Light gloves
  • Medium weight socks
  • Strong waterproof duffel bag
  • Sunglasses, Sunblock and lip balm
  • Helmet, sneakers, and jackets
  • Glasses, gloves, sleeping bag, insulation
  • Hydration bag. (Minimum 2lts)
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Headlamp
  • Change clothes

Important Notes 

  • Moderate Difficulty: loose gravel and rocky terrain, steps, obstacles, closed curves, altitudes higher than 13,123 feet (4000 m) above sea level. This route has 3,280 feet (1000 m) of elevation gain with inclines from 4% to 12%. Days of 6 or 7 hours on the bike with rides equal or longer than 40 km.
  • This tour has a minimum of 2 travelers if you are fewer than 2, contact us at info@keteka.com and we will try to find a group for you.

Map 

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