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7-day Trek Curva – Pelechuco – Cordillera Apolobamba

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7-day Trek Curva – Pelechuco – Cordillera Apolobamba

USD650 per person

Bolivia extreme geography of deserts, mountains, canyons. It is the most isolated country of America, Our walk includes the slope of the Andes following a pre-Columbian road, known as the subtropical Yungas region. The presence of their people, the beauty of its wildlife and its extraordinary landscapes and unique from snow to rainforest of the Yungas, make this sector one of the most attractive of Bolivia.

  • Destination
  • Departure
    La Paz
  • Included
    Accommodation
    Breakfast
    Dinner
    Lunch
    Mineral water
    Spanish-speaking driver/guide
  • Not Included
    Sleeping bag
    Snack
    Toilet paper
    Transport in vehicle 4x4
    Travel insurance
1
La Paz - Charazani - Curva
Starting from La Paz in vehicle, going toward the majestic highlands. The road goes down gently to join with the provincial route Apolobamba. Then we take the route south of the mountains, with beautiful views, to reach the village of Charazani for lunch. We continue the journey to la Curva (3700 m), a small and charming town, built in stone with thatched roof (8 hours). Camp around the lagoon.
2
Trek Curva - Jatunpampa
Start of the climb between ravines and Andean crops. amazing show with background view to imposing hill Akamani, sacred mountain of the Kalawayas. To the sides, a succession of splendid snowy hills. The road to Jatupampa continue straight through a deep valley. Camp (3/4 hours).
3
Trek Jatupampa - Cascadas de Incachani
We leave Jatunpampa on a path that will take us to the foot of the glacier. After enjoying lunch, we are ready to go down to the Inca ruins of Kanchi. Camp near the waterfalls (4200 meters - 5 hours).
4
Día 4 Trek Incachani - Sunchulli
Starting from the waterfalls, we take a path where begins a gentle but constant ascent. The road runs along an icy water that goes down to the valley Sunchilli. The campsite is 4500 meter high.
5
Trek Sunchulli - Hillo Hillo
Starting from Sunchulli mines to the Apacheta (5100 m). The entire branch of the Apolobamba mountain range can be seen from this point. The way down is interesting with endless streams flowing down from the mountains, dragging in its waters the thaw of the mountains. Camp near the village of Hillo - Hillo.
6
Trek Hillo - Hillo - Pelechuco
The last day of descent to Pelechuco is fairly light. The rare air of the altitude slowly vanish, replaced by a wet valley with wild flowers along the way. Here the pre-Columbian road makes its appearance resembling a large alley that leads to the village of Pelechuco, the Aymara Punu Kucho (= where sleeps the fog). Night accommodation.
7
Pelechuco - Ulla Ulla - La Paz
Starting from Pelechuco, we take a vehicle to cross the Altiplanicas regions of Ulla Ulla and Apolobamba. It's a wild region with little traffic even if its mountains are of a rare splendour. (9/10 hours). Hotel in La Paz (Dinner not included).

Included:

  • Spanish-speaking trekking guide
  • Meals during trek
  • Camping equipment - tent, mattress
  • Private transportation or minibus depending on the number of passengers.
  • The animals (mules) to carry the collective and individual equipment (limited to 15 kilos).

Not included:

  • Travel Insurance - recommended
  • Sunglasses and sun cream
  • Sleeping bag - can be rented for USD 10
  • English-speaking for an additional cost
  • Dinner in La Paz. Drinks
  • Porters for this trip at a cost of 36.50 usd per day. You can carry a backpack up to 50 liters in size.

Group size:

The hike requires a minimum of 2 people