TUPUNGATO - 6.570 M

TUPUNGATO – 6.570 M

Wild Giant of the Central Andes
High Mountains
Trekking
Mountaineering
River Crossing
Nights in Tent

Code

E06

Region

Central Andes, Chile

Duration

12 Days

Prices

From 1.790 USD

Next trip

20.02.2022

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Introduction

Very close to the border between Chile & Argentina, and not far away from Santiago de Chile, Tupungato rises to the sky. Wild and majestic at the same time, this mountain dominates the surroundings by reaching a remarkable altitude of 6.570 meters. Both the normal route (rock) and the South face route (glacier), offer countless possibilities to all mountaineers that look for a special challenge far from the beaten track. The approach and ascent of this mountain, make of this expedition one of the most extraordinary climbing experiences in all the Chilean Central Andes. This mountain meets all the requirements of a great expedition.

Highlights

  • Scenic beauty and traditional lifestyle in the Maipo Valley.
  • Fantastic high mountain landscape in the Central Andes.
  • Approach the mountain along the beautiful Colorado River Valley.
  • Base Camp + 2 high camps located in outstanding, unique places.
  • Equipment and food transported by mules to the Base Camp and back.
  • Optimal acclimatization and maximum security thanks to extra safety and rest days.
  • Ascent to the summit of Tupungato Volcano (6.570 m).

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