Paron lake one day tour, from huaraz city, Cordillera Blanca, Peru
It is a beautiful day hike, ideal for acclimatization. The visit to see this lake is an unforgettable adventure. Paron lake is the largest lake in the Cordillera Blanca. The high concentration of minerals dissolved in its waters gives it that turquoise color.has an altitude of 4,185 meters above sea level. This would present an average depth of 76 meters. From the viewpoint, the view is dazzling!.
This lake is surrounded by 15 snowy peaks, if we walk one more km, we arrive at the viewpoint where one of the most famous mountain peaks can be seen: the Artesonraju, the mountain represented in the logo of Paramount Pictures (American company that produces movies) . And it is possible to walk on the north side of the lake, avoid on the south side because it is dangerous.
- Length: Full day.
- Start: 8:00 am.
- Return: 5:30 pm.
- Grade: Easy for you acclimatize.
- Availability: All year.
- Altitude: 4180 m.
What to bring:
Warm clothing, comfortable shoes, sun hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, snack, water and hat and gloves to protect yourself from cold.
- Pre-trip briefing.
- Professional trekking guide.
- Transportation to and from excursion.
- First aid kit, supplementary oxygen.