Pequeño Alpamayo


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.


Cordillera Real


5,425 meters / 17,798 feet


Basic / Moderate


3 Days / 2 Nights

Day 1.

La Paz – Base Camp

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.

Base Camp – Pico Tarija – Pequeño Alpamayo – Base Camp

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.

Base Camp – La Paz

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 and/or Mules
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Other material for personal use.

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