Bolivia: Skitour Pequeño Alpamayo, Huaynapotosi, Volcano Acontago, and Parinacota

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Ski mountaineering expedition up to six high peaks

Max ascent ↑ 1600m,

Max descent ↓ 1600m

With Peru Expeditions you can enjoy the snow in a specific season of the year. Our ski tours will bring you the best sensations available in the Andes, away from the hustle and bustle of the usual crowded ski resorts. Together with our South American high mountain guides certified by the International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations Certified professional guide by: IVBV – UIAGM – IFMGA

Ski mountaineering expedition in Bolivia: We are going to do ski mountaineering in Bolivia, a short amount of time allows us to carry out this activity, with very good snow, in a varied and wild terrain at 6000 meters, it is still an excellent option for an adventure vacation trip, together with family and mountaineering friends in the Bolivian Andes.

We propose a series of ski ascents and descents, we will live different emotions on the boards, in the volcanoes and in the Cordillera Real.

AIMED AT: This expedition is aimed at people with experience in mountaineering, with experience in ski mountaineering and in good physical condition.

Travel Program

Arrival of the flight at El Alto international airport (4000 m.s.n.m.) later transfer to the hotel in the city of La Paz, accompanied by a member of the Andes Brothers Team.

Free afternoon.

Breakfast included. Free lunch and dinner

Night in hotel.

Departure at 8:00 a.m. from the hotel in a private vehicle heading to Copacabana on Lake Titicaca.

From Copacabana we will take a public boat to the Isla del Sol. We will go up to the town of Yumani located in the southern part of the Island.

Breakfast included. Free lunch and dinner.

Night in hotel.

We start at 8:00 a.m. from the hotel to do the trek from the southern part to the northern part of the Island, to the town of Challapampa. This hike on the ridges offers a spectacular panorama of the Cordillera Real and the Ancohuma massif, they will take the boat to return to the town of Copacabana where the vehicle will wait to return to La Paz.

Breakfast included. Free lunch and dinner.

Night in La Paz hotel.

Departure from La Paz at 08:00 to go to the base camp of Jankho Kota – Cordillera Real.

Free afternoon.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Included.

Night in camp.

We wake up at 04:00 a.m. and we will leave at 05:00 a.m. in private transport to the Mullu pass (5000 m).

From here we will carry the skis on our backs and take a ridge for 1h-1h30 until we reach the summit of Wila Llojeta (5244m). From this point we will go down on tables. (possibility of repeating the ascent). Return to camp in the afternoon.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Included.

Night in camp.

Wake up at 04:00 am and we will leave at 05:00 am in private transport (40 minutes of travel) to Mullu pass (5000m). From this point we will walk with the skis in the backpack until we reach the foot of the glacier.

Once on the glacier we will continue the ascent on boards and seal skins (Randonnée ski) to the summit of Jankho Huyo. descent on skis, from this point.

Return to the camp in the afternoon and return to Peñas by vehicle.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Included.

Night in hostel.

We leave Peñas at 09:00 a.m. in a private vehicle to Rinconada (4505 m alt.) at the foot of the Condoriri massif. We will climb for an hour and a half to reach the Chiarkhota Lagoon, the Condoriri base camp, located at an altitude of 4680m.

Free afternoon.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Night in camp.

In the summit attempt we will begin the ascent at 3:00 in the morning, taking advantage of the consistency of the terrain on this route.

Hike to the bottom of the valley to reach the foot of the glacier located at 4805 m.

As the first objective we will reach the Tarija peak (located at 5320 m.) where we will enjoy a wonderful sunrise. A descent into a rock section awaits us.

We will cross the glacier to the beginning of the Pequeño Alpamayo wall. After the rimaya, we will climb the slope from 50 to 60º and pitch after pitch we will reach the top. Descent by the normal route and then return to our base camp Skiing from the top of the Tarija peak.

In the afternoon we will go down to Rinconada where the vehicle will wait for us to return to La Paz.

Breakfast, Lunch Included.

hotel night

From La Paz, we leave at 09:00 am to the Zongo platform (base camp) after lunch we will walk to the high camp through the moraine in its first part plumb and later that presents a greater slope. We will enjoy the beautiful view of the Zongo Valley. After 2h30 of walking we will arrive at the refuge of the high field where we will spend the night.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Night in Refuge.

In the summit attempt we will begin the ascent at 3 in the morning, taking advantage of the consistency of the terrain on this route. We will enjoy a unique sunrise. The road has a section of 40 meters with a slope of 50 degrees. Later, we will continue through flat parts and slightly sloped sectors until we reach the last part of 45 degrees called pala grande which takes us to the summit. Descent along the same path to the base camp by ski and return to La Paz in a private vehicle.

Breakfast and Lunch Included.

Night in hotel in La Paz.

Departure from the hotel at 09:00 in the morning in a private vehicle to cross the Altiplano. On the way we will pass through the town of Curahuara de Carangas where we will be able to visit the colonial church known as the Sixteenth Altiplano chapel.

Arrival to the town of Sajama at noon.

Free afternoon.

Lunch and Dinner included.

Night in hostel.

Departure at 04h00 in the morning to reach 5400m by vehicle. From there, we will reach the main summit following the ridges. This splendid journey offers beautiful views of the Parinacota and Pomerape volcanoes. We will ski down from the summit.

Return to the town of Sajama in the afternoon.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Night in hostel.

Wake up at 02:00 a.m. and departure at 03:00 a.m. in the direction of Parinacota base camp. (5200 m.)

The first part a path allows us to connect with the snowy. Upon reaching the snow, we will put on the technical equipment and seal skins to continue for another 4 to 5 hours until we reach the summit of Parinacota. We ski down, gather our team at the base and return to the town of Sajama at 2:00 p.m.

Afternoon free or possibility to enjoy a well-deserved bath in the hot springs.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Night in hostel.

After breakfast we will return by private transport to the city of La Paz.

Free afternoon.

Breakfast and lunch included.

Night in hotel.

Departure from the hotel in private transport to the airport and take your international flight.

Breakfast included.

Included meals: B=breakfast; L=lunch; D=dinner

What's Included

Services included in the prices:

  • Transfer Airport In/Out
  • Private transport
  • UIAGM mountain guide (ratio: 1 guide / 2 or 3 clients)
  • Feeding
  • Cook (with experience)
  • porters
  • Hotel (in the city of La Paz)
  • Sleeping tents (Tents)
  • Hostel (in Copacabana, Peñas and Sajama)
  • Refuge (in Huayna Potosí)
  • dining tent
  • kitchen tent
  • login to the site
  • First aid kit
  • Supplemental oxygen (Oxishot)

Not included:

  • Personal Insurance
  • tips
  • personal technical team
  • Outfit
  • Insulation (Mat)
  • Sleeping bag
  • Lunch and dinner in La Paz
  • Nothing that is not specified in the program

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Trip-code: Number ►BOL-
Duration: 21 days
Participants: Minimal: 2 Maximal: 15
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Country / Location: Bolivia
Mountain Guide: Eric Raul Albino Lliuya
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