ASCENT TO THE MISTI VOLCANO, ROUTE AGUADA BLANCADesde: $ 0.002D / 1NBook Package
Shift tomorrow: 07:30 - 08:00 hours
Duration: 02 days / 01 night
Service: Shared (minimum 04 pax)
Difficulty: Medium to easy mountain
-Transportation, guide, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast, camping equipment (tent flask) and kitchen equipment.
Does not include:
-Sleeping bag, shoes and clothes
The Misti volcano is the most popular symbol of the city of Arequipa. To talk about this volcano is to talk about Arequipa and its rich history. Thanks to this volcano and its acid eruptions (ashes), the city of Arequipa currently has one of the richest lands for agricultural activity. At the foot of the Misti volcano are rich valleys such as Chilina, inhabited since before the arrival of the Spaniards in the year 1540.
First day: Arequipa
- Pick up from the hotel. Travel by 4x4 vehicle (adequate), in the direction of the Aguada Blanca dam (4,250m / 3h) to the place where the hike to the Base Camp will begin (4,800m / 3h).
Base Camp - Beginning of the ascent to the Summit (5,825 m / 6 to 7 h.). Visit the crater, where there is fumarolic activity. The landscape of the summit is impressive. Return to the camp (1 hour), and then to the transport (1 hour), where the vehicles will take us to the city of Arequipa (2 ½ hours).
We suggest to bring:
- a sixty-liter backpack
- Hat or hat for the cold
- 01 Headlight
- Sun glasses
- 01 rain jacket or poncho
- 01 polar jacket (for the cold)
- 01 pair of gloves
- Good hiking shoes
- 4 liters of water minimum (per person)
- Personal medicines
- Toilet paper
* Non-refundable payment.
* Price expressed in American Dollars.
* Valid December 31, 2019.
* Applies for all seasons.