Climbing Huarancante in 5426m above sea level to reach the mountain.
Day 1: Arequipa – Huarancante
Today we leave Arequipa very early to reach the highest view point over the volcanoes. Our private transport will carry us until a height of 5020m above sea level, from where we start our 3-hours trek with direction to our base camp (5200m).
Day 2: Camp Huarancante – Summit Huarancante – Arequipa
Very early we leave our base camp to climb to the Summit of Huarancante, from where we have a beautiful view over all the volcaneos (Hualca Hualca, Misti, Ampato, Chachani, Picchu Picchu, Coropuna etc). After a while of enjoying we start our descend back to the camp to leave with our private transport to Arequipa.
The tour starts at least with 2 persons.
Private transport, official Tourismguide, camp equipment, special equipment for climbing like crampon, pick and rope (if its necessary), equipment for cooking, food during the trek
The food includes soup, pasta, meat, rice, fresh fruits – all with carbohydrates we need for our trek, hot drinks like Coca-Tee, which helps us get used to the height
Hiking poles, backpack, food in town, personal clothing and hiking equipment (hiking boots, trekking trousers etc., sun blocker, hat)
Please recognize that you have to carry your baggage, if you want, you can engage a carrier with extra charge.