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All year round
Mid-April to late October
5 to 6 hours
Driving to the south side from Huaraz, passing some towns: Recuay, Catac, and then driving along the valley Queshque next to the river Queshque, in the way we can appreciate amazing landscape, mountain huts where local farmers live, soon after we can appreciate the Andean flora, huge bromelias (puya Raimondi) the same family from the pineapple, in the way we can see as well Andean goose, and dugs.
After 3 approx. Hours driving we arrive to the lake Queshquecocha where we can walk around the lake about 1 to 2 hours and then driving back to Huaraz by the same way.