2 Days / 1 Night
The tour starts at 08:30 when you are picked up from your hotel where we then head in a private vehicle to the village of Tuni (4400 m) which takes 2 hours. Around 11:00 we have lunch in Tuni and after an hour we begin the trek towards Chiarkota Lagoon (4650 m) on a simple path where we see some lagoons surrounded by mountains of the Bolivian High Plateau. After 45 minutes walking we arrive at a plateau where we admire the Andean fauna and around 13:15 following a path we get to a river, a suitable place for a 15 minute rest. Afterwards we continue the tour on the same path until we get to Kallan Kkota Lagoon and finally around 15:00 we arrive at Chiarkota Lagoon (4650 m) which is located in the foothills of Condoriri Mountain, where we have free time to enjoy the views while the guide sets up the tent to spend the night and makes dinner. At 17:00 we have dinner and we rest.
We start this day with breakfast at 01:00 and around 02:00 we leave heading towards the Pequeño Alpamayo (5300 m) on a rocky path where we you don’t need crampons. After 1 hour and a half hiking we arrive at the glaciers and it is from this point that we use the crampons and the ice ax. As well we make the ascent attached to the guide with a rope getting to the summit approximately after 3 and a half hours. After 30 minutes we descend to the base camp which takes 2 and a half hours. At midday we have lunch then we pick up the equipment and return to the village of Tuni arriving there at 17:00. Afterwards we return in private transport to La Paz arriving at the hotel at 19:00.
The tour includes: Private transportation, complete board on the tour, insulation mat, tent and guide.
The tour does not include: Sleeping bag, headlamp, entrance tickets, 2 liters of water (first day) and personal porter.
Price per person:
299 USD (minimum 2 people - only private tour).