With its impressive height of 6088m, Huayna Potosi is an attractive presence for your eyes besides being an interesting, and challenging climb.
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 our campsite called The Falcons Nest. Camp at 5500m. LB, D.
Day 2: Base Camp – Summit – La Paz.
The climb to the summit takes about 6 hours and another 4 hours to go back to the Zongo plateau. Return to La Paz by car. (B, LB).
Gross Rates per Person in US$:
Included: All meals during the excursion, Professional Mountain guide, camping equipment, private transportation all entrances, communal climbing gear.
Not included: Personal climbing outfit, meals in cities, personal expenses, tips, airport taxes, personal travel insurance.
Grading : easy – moderate - hard