Day 1.- LA PAZ – BASE CAMP ILLIMANI. Departure from La Paz by private vehicle toward the small village of Pinaya (3 and half hours trip). From there we start the 3 hours approach hike to “Chiapoko”, the base camp of the Illimani.
Day 2.- BASE CAMP – HIGH CAMP “ NIDO DE CÓNDORES”. A five hour trek mostly on rock to the high camp – the “Condor’s Nest”, at 5,550m.
Day 3.- HIGH CAMP “ NIDO DE CÓNDORES” – ILLIMANI SUMMIT – RETURN TO BASE CAMP. Early start (2.00am) over glacial terrain up to the summit (6,438m). We then return to the high camp, break camp and continue down to the base camp.
Day 4.- RETURN TO LA PAZ. Return to Estancia Pinaya where our vehicle will be waiting, and return back to La Paz.