Huayna Potosí

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Although it is not as extensive as the others, it has international popularity. Its monolithic and pyramidal shape, located between the CONDORIRI and CHACALTAYA massifs, can be seen from any place of the Andean zone at an altitude of 6088 meter above sea level. It is considered the easiest 6000-meter above sea level.
Many expeditors set out for this snow mountain hoping to get to its summit by climbing the east face. HUAYNA POTOSI is the only snow mountain that the climbers go 6000 meter above sea level. In a least time.

As it is fairly accessible, it only requires minimum experience in high mountain climbing. However. HUAYNA POTOSI has a thousand adventures and accident tale whose protagonist attack the summit by the north and west faces, and many people die to try. The north and west faces are actually classify like extreme difficulty.


The Tour – Climbing Huayna Potosí

The snowy Huayna Potosí (6088m), is part of the Andes real mountain range, is considered by the inhabitants of the city of El Alto (4000-4100 m.), As its protector and guardian. Representative of this city.
The Huayna Potosí is one of the most accessible snows of more than 6000 m in height, since year after year is scaled by hundreds of tourists, because no experience is required, but a good physical condition is indispensable for this activity.

3 days / 2 Nights

Duration:  days nights

Tour includes:
Private transportation, complete feeding on the tour, climbing equipment, refugies, guide in Spanish.

Tour does not include:
Sleeping bag, headlight, sunglasses, entrance ticket 2 liters of water (first day), personal carrier.

2 days / 1 night

Duration:  days  night

Tour includes:
Private transportation, full power on the tour, climbing equipment, guide in Spanish.

Tour does not include:
Sleeping bag, headlight, sunglasses, entrance, 2 liters of water (first day), personal carrier.


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