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EXP 04: OJO DEL SALADO VOLCANO TOUR CHILE
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EXP 03: CLIMBING EXPEDITION TO VOLCANO OJOS DEL SALADO (6893m) ATACAMA CHILE(10Days)

HIGHLIGHTS:

The Ojos del Salado volcano is located 250 km. in the northwest of the city of Copiapó in III Region of northern Chile's Atacama.
The ascent to the volcano is not technically difficult, but it requires good physical condition, good climate and adapted in the height altitude. This region is very cold and scarce freshwater ponds are salty, no populations living near the volcano, therefore, requires a good logistic organization team, and good self-organization with the personal equipment of low temperature is essential.

SCHEDULE:
 

DAY 01 : Arrival in the city of Copiapo, T -IN transfer airport – hotel.
 

DAY 02: Copiapo-Laguna Verde.  Departure and travel to Laguna Verde 4600m, (ex hostel Murray) , 4X4 jeeps trip about 6 hrs  to Green lagoon, overnight camping
 

Day 03: Hike. Acclimatization day hike around Laguna Verde (4600m.), interesting landscape full  colors and trek around the green lagoon lasts 6 hours, return to base camp, overnight camping.
 

DAY 04: B.C. Climbing the volcano Mula Muerto  “Dead Mule 5897 m”, during the ascent there is no technical difficulty, lasts 5 hrs to climb to the top and 3 hrs back to Laguna Verde, overnight camp
 

DAY 05: Camp I. Ascent to high camp I (5,000 m.), University Shelter   with support from Toyota 4x4 to carry luggage  to  shelter, drive about 2 hours.
AFTERNOON  materials Transport, Hike to high camp II ( 5,800 mts), “Cesar Tejo” Shelter, now dedicated to bring luggage to make the deposit at the shelter  needed  4 hours  rise and  2 hours back to camp University, overnight camp

Day 06:  Camp Cesar Tejo. Rise today to attack the summit of Ojos de Salado, Today take everything you need to climb to the top, hike about 4 hours to camp at 5800m, overnight camp or Shelter.

Day 07: Summit Day. Climb to the summit of “Ojos del Salado (6,893 m)”, the rise 3:00 a.m. began. Well good equipped  climb to the top, will last 8-9 hours  for strenuous route finally a small rock climbing wall to the top, be very fast drop by the volcanic ash 3 hours .Total needed 10-11 hours ; brief break continuous descent to shelter  University to spend the best night .
DAY 08: Laguna Verde. Collect the loss camp with our 4x4 vehicles drive to green lagoon to enjoy hot bath ( hot spring) overnight  camping.

DAY 09: Copiapo. Back drive to Copiapo  needed  about 5 hours, overnight in a hotel
DAY 10: MORNING Free, transfer to Copiapo airport.

 

Note:

This tour suitable and fit for people with a good acclimatization.

UPON REQUEST:

For a people without acclimatization we suggest  and recommend  two additional days of  acclimatization program both over (6.000m),  cost per additional extra US$ xxx each person. 

Groups minimum 4-5 pax   1 Toyota plus 1 Pick Up.

Groups maximum   6-8 Pax, 2 Toyotas plus 1 pick Up. 

SEISON: December to February (three months a year)

PRICE:

-COST INCLUDED:

-Airport Transfer T-IN, & T-Out

-Hotel (3*) Copiapo City 2 night

-Exclusive transport  4x4 WD during expedition,  expert mountain guide,  camping organized during expedition, Bases camp & high camp tent V23 North Face, full Board pension ( Breakfast Lunch and dinner), Cooker, full kitchen equipment dinning & kitchen tent, chair and table, drink water at bases & high camp.

 

-COST NOT INCLUDED:

Personal climbing and trekking equipment, personal travel insurance such as travel medical, emergency evacuation, Dry rations high nutrition and dinner at hotel stay.   

IMPORTANT:

All members of the expeditions must have the following complete personal equipment.       

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