Climbing Pequeño Alpamayo

Description

This beautiful mountain also known as "Alpamayo chico" is one of the most popular mountains in La Paz/Bolivia, it is located in the Tuni Condoriri Zone, the name comes from a resemblance to one of the faces of the Alpamayo of Peru.

Location

Cordillera Real

Altitud

5,425 meters / 17,798 feet

Difficulty

Basic / Medium

Days

3 days / 2 night

Day 1.

This day we will start with an early departure from La Paz and head to Rinconada del Condoriri where the vehicle will leave us. Then, we will continue with a short hike until we reach Laguna Chiar Khota (4,650 m.) where we will establish our base camp.

Day 2.

We start our trip very early in the morning, first climbing Pico Tarija (5,300 m.), then we continue to Pequeño Alpamayo (5,425 m.), a beautiful mountain; our return to base camp is by the same route.

Day 3.

After breakfast, we prepare our luggage and begin the descent to Rinconada del Condoriri where our vehicle awaits to take us back to La Paz.

  • Private transportation
  • Guide
  • Food
  • Cook
  • Camping equipment
  • Technical equipment
  • Porters y/o Mules
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Other material for personal use.

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