Climbing

Acotango-Parinacota-Sajama (7 days)

sajama

Acotango – Parinacota – Sajama.

Itinerary:

Day 1.- LA PAZ – SAJAMA.

We start our tour from the City of La Paz in the direction of the Sajama National Park, it is a 4-hour trip enjoying the landscapes on the way.
In the afternoon we visit the town of Sajama.

Day 2.- SAJAMA – CHACHACOMANI – ACOTANGO (6.058 m.)

From Sajama town we make our way by vehicle to Chachacomani; little town near the base of the Acotango, immediately we take the mining route on the «Quebrada del Cóndor Jipiña» (4800m), from there we climb to the summit of the Acotango mountain in approximately 6 or 7 hours. Return to Sajama town after the ascent.

Day 3.- SAJAMA – PARINACOTA (6.348 m.)

After breakfast in our refuge, we start our tour at 02:00 a.m. In an all-terrain vehicle to the Alto Parinacota Camp. Then we start the ascent (03:00 a.m.) arriving at the Summit at approximately 10 a.m.

We then begin our return to the high camp of here we continue to the town of Sajama where we will spend the night.

Day 4.- SAJAMA – BASE CAMP SAJAMA.

From there we begin our trek to the Sajama base camp (4,800m) located on the west face of the mountain.

Day 5.- BASE CAMP – HIGH CAMP SAJAMA (5.750 m.).

After another good breakfast we will begin our ascent to the Sajama high camp at 5,750m. This ascent takes approximately 5 hours.

Day 6.- HIGH CAMP – SUMMIT SAJAMA (6.542 m.) – BASE CAMP.

At 2:00 am we begin our preparations to leave for the summit. The route is a combination of rock and ice and the vast majority of the ascent has a 50º incline. This climb usually lasts about seven hours. Our return is by the same route first to high camp and finally to base camp.

Day 7.- BASE CAMP – SAJAMA – RETURN TO LA PAZ.

Pueblo de Sajama
Pueblo de Sajama.
Acotango
Acotango, Parque Nacional Sajama
Sajama (6.542 m.).

After breaking camp we will return to the valley of Wincurata from which the vehicle will take us to some nearby thermal baths. After a well deserved and needed bath, we will begin our return to La Paz.

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