Huaraz is the capital of hiking in Peru and so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that there are several great day trips and hikes - perfect for those preparing for the Santa Cruz trek or those looking for the best day trips or Huaraz tours.
Rainbow Mountain, a day trip from Cusco, has become a social media sensation in very short time. In this post, we share the essential information on Rainbow Mountain tours, advice on what to wear and prepare for the 5,200m altitude, and thoughts on if a tour to Rainbow Mountain in 2019 is actually worth it.
An independent day trip to Laguna Churup is an incredibly fun, slightly adventurous hike only 45 minutes from Huaraz. For information on how to get to Laguna Churup, the hike route itself, and what you need to bring, this post has all the answers!
Heading to Isla del Sol and Lake Titicaca? Even if it's just for a day trip, you're in for a real treat. Here's our guide to getting there by boat from Copacabana, the hiking trails to follow and the best places to stay overnight.