Huayna Potosi. Mountain Trek. Full Day

La Paz, Bolivia

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Overview

TREK ALL THE WAY UP TO 5000M above sea level with amazing views!

LA PAZ: 3600M
BASE CAMP: 4780M
GLACIER VIEJO (OLD): 4970M

Snacks
Lunch
Coffee and/or Tea
Bottled water
CRAMPONS, BOOTS, ICE AXES, HARNESS, HELMET
Air-conditioned vehicle
CLOTHING, INSURANCE, NOTHING THAT IS NOT SPECIFIED IN THE ITINERARY.

Departure Point

Sagarnaga, La Paz, Bolivia

Departure Time

7:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary

Around 07.00, We go to the base camp Zonga.
During the journey, we will visit the Milluni cemetery, after, we continue all the way to the Huyna Potosi base camp.

At the base camp, we have lunch. After lunch, we then begin the trek to the Old Glacier to practice the correct handling of the equipment (use of crampons and ice axes), ice wall climbing and acclimatization.

Once the practice is over we return to the refuge at the base camp. Enjoy a delicious hot meal and later we will start our return back to La Paz.

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.
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