Laguna Glaciar 3 days
Laguna Glaciar – 3 days
This is quite a nice unique easy short Trek, because it takes you to a High Mountain Glacier Lagoon at the foot of an Active Glacier in the Magnificent Illampu massif.
This is for many reasons a must-see in Bolivia. Come and check it out!
1st day.- 05:30 pick up from the Hotel. Transfer to the Bus Stop is included!
06:00 Bus to Sorata 2670m It is a beautiful bus ride because you will see all the time the Andes Range, where you will be walking for the next days . After crossing a high
pass we get into the Sorata Valley It is indeed a beautiful bus ride to the starting point.
1000 Arrive in Sorata. Here we will have about one hour to get ready. In the meantime you can enjoy this beautiful small town.
11:30 Early lunch in Sorata
14:00 We start walking up to 4700 m . We´ll get to a beautiful High Mountain Lake called Chillata Camping. 4 hrs walk
2nd day.- In the morning you will have the change to see the sea of clouds that forms below the
mix of hot air coming from the lowlands and cold airs from the Andes. After breakfast we will head to the beautiful Glacier Lagoon. It is there where we will have lots of time to enjoy the area. After Lunch we will walk back to Lake Chillata. Camping. 6 – 7 hrs. walk
3rd day.- 3hrs. We walk the same way back down to Sorata, the difference is that the
perspective is totally different than the way up
12:00 Lunch in Sorata
13:00 Bus back to La Paz
18:00 Arrive in La Paz, and transfer to your Hotel
*Times for departures, meals and activities may vary as they depend on different factors. The guide will tell the group every morning about the day programme.
See next page for pre-departure arrangements
With 2 days notice.
18 people max. 01 min. per group.(1 guide every 6 people)
2 nights accommodation in tents, camping mattress, local guide, meals 2 B – 3 L – 2 D, Public transport La Paz-Sorata- La Paz, mules 10 kgs weight limit per person.
*Walking sticks, purification pills, *sleeping bag, water, *water bottle, drinks, cigarettes, snacks, entrance fee-50 Bs, tips.
*Some items not included can be rented from our company.
AVAILABLE: English Speaking guide or translator (additional 25 usd to be paid by the whole group, not per person) when ever we have one request for English Speaking guide or translator, the rest of the group will pay for it.
PORTERS, MULES, DONKEYS?
If you have more luggage than our weight limit (10 kg), you will have to hire another mule at an extra cost. Extra pack animal 15 usd per day
Our guide is the cook at the same time
Big meals are breakfast and dinner. We provide massive sandwiches for lunch though.
Veggie food is a step better than basic.
You must bring all of what you can for the entire programme.
WHAT TO BRING?
Check out the “Things you need to bring” section at the end of this booklet
Adequate trekking insurance is essential. If you don’t have one, you can purchase a “SHORT TERM INSURANCE FROM OUR COMPANY”
PRICE: 1 pax 700 Bs P/DAY P/PERSON