Climbing Sajama

Description

The Sajama is the highest mountain in Bolivia, it is located within the Sajama National Park in the western Cordillera. Being a volcano, its ascent from the technical point of view is not very difficult, but it is a long journey at high altitude.

Location

Western Cordillera - Sajama National Park

Altitud

6,542 Meters / 21,463 Feet

Difficulty

Basic / Medium

Days

4 Days / 3 Night

Day 1.

Departure from La Paz to the town of Sajama (Sajama National Park) approximately 5 hours from La Paz, then we continue to Wincurata where we will begin our 3 hour hike to the base camp (4,800 m).

Day 2.

Hike from base camp to high camp (5,700 m.) This hike takes about 5 hours.

Day 3.

After a good breakfast we start the ascent, it takes approximately 7 hours to reach the summit of Sajama. The return is by the same route to the High Camp and then we continue to the base camp.

Day 4.

Walk from the base camp to Wincurata, where we will have the opportunity to enjoy the magnificent thermal baths, before returning to La Paz.

  • Private transportation
  • Guide
  • Food
  • Cook
  • Camping equipment
  • Technical equipment
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Other material for personal use.