Day 1: La Paz – Base Camp.
We drive for 2 hours from La Paz to the Zongo plateau at 4,700 m, and then we climb along the moraines until we reach the glacier and climbing on it to reach Campo Argentino refuge. Camp at 5500m. LB, D.
Day 2: Base Camp – Summit – La Paz.
The climb to the summit takes about 7-8 hours and another 3-4 hours to go back to the Zongo plateau. Return to La Paz by car. (B, LB).
Gross Rates per Person: US$299.-
Tour Operators Commission: 10%
Included: All meals during the excursion (1 breakfast, 2 lunches, 1 dinner), Professional Mountain guide, overnight in a hut, transportation, all entrance fees, and communal climbing gear.
Not included: Personal climbing outfit, meals in cities, personal expenses, tips, personal travel insurance.
Grading: moderate - hard
Year round (best period from May until November) on any day of the week with minimum 2 participants