Tourist Information in Huaraz

Casa de Guías

Runs mountain safety and rescue courses and maintains a list of internationally certified guides. Also mounts rescue operations to assist climbers in emergencies. If you are heading out on a risky ascent, it's worth…
Tourist Information in Huaraz

Parque Nacional Huascarán Office

This is the official headquarters of Parque Nacional Huascarán, although it can't really be classed as a tourist office, and staff only have limited information about visiting the park. You can, however, pay your pa…
Tourist Information in Chavín de Huántar

Tourist Information Office

In the municipal building next to the plaza, this tourist information office has details about attractions throughout the area.
Tourist Information in Caraz

Oficina de Turismo

The staff at the Oficina de Turismo on the Plaza de Armas are very helpful and will give advice about the entire region.
Medical in Huaraz

Clínica San Pablo

North of town, this is the best medical care in Huaraz. Some doctors speak English.
Tourist Information in Huaraz


Has general tourist information but little in the way of trekking info.
Bank in Chavín de Huántar

Banco de la Nación

The Banco de la Nación has an ATM and will change US dollars.
Bank in Chacas

Banco de la Nación

A small friendly branch of Banco de la Nación, but no ATM.
Tourist Information in Huaraz

Mountain Institute

Promotes environmental awareness in the Cordilleras.
Tourist Information in Huari

Turismo Andino

Has a town map and info on surrounding attractions.