Chachani Volcano

$160.00 2 days

Difficulty: Medium

Altitude in feet: 19931.102 ft (6075 m.)

A 55 km from the City of Arequipa (34, 1754 miles)

Type of volcano: Stratum volcano

SKU: 5 Category:

Description

The snow-capped Chachani volcano is extinct, some times during the year we can see snow on the summit. You start early at 7.30 am and drive up to 5’000 m where you will be starting your hike. After two hours you will reach the base camp at 5’300 m where we will spend the night. The next day early in the morning you will keep going until the peak at 6’075 m. After enjoying the beautiful view you will then go back down to the camp and then to Arequipa. You will be back at around 4.00 pm.

Included

  • Professional high mountain guide (bilingual Spanish-English)
  • Transport (4×4)
  • Climbing Equipment (sleeping bag, tent, mattress, crampons, ice ax, and rope, only if there is snow on the top.)
  • Meals on the Mountain (1 box lunch- 1 hot dinner -1 hot breakfast)
  • Oxygen bottle (in the 4×4)
  • First aid kit
  • Tents and food for our camp staff.

Not included

  • 4 liters of water (cook, wash…)
  • Snacks
  • Sticks
  • Hiking boots

Additional information

What to bring

Warm mountain clothes
Rain jacket or poncho (December – April)
Mountain boots
Snacks, chocolate, dried fruit, cookies
4-5 liters of water (for cooking and for yourself)
Gloves, hat, sunglasses
Sun cream
Flashlight
Sleeping bag
Camera
Big backpack (60-70 liters)
Small backpack for the second day
Toilet paper

Cancellation Policy

CHANGES: Any changes to the tour date need to be done before 5:00 pm the day before the tour begins.
NO SHOWS & CANCELLATIONS: If you cancel the day prior to the tour before 5:00 pm (Lima time) or earlier, a 10% administration fee (+ the card fee) will apply. After this time, there is a 100% no-show or cancellation fee.
For cancellations or changes to your tour please email bookings@freetourperu.com