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GOLD ROUTE TREK TPHE 09

The departure point for this trip is the village of Ancohuma (4.050 m), from which we will descend trough lovely valleys, subtropical areas and finally arrive to the tropical zones where to the tropical agriculture is being developed: you will find all types of plantations including those of Coca leaves. Coffee, Oranges, Tangerines, Grapefruits, Bananas, Pineapples, Limes and Lemons, Our en point will be the Gold fields of Guanay 1.000m.

This trail has been used since pre-Columbian times for moving and exchanging goods between the Andean highlands and the tropical zones.
PROGRAM

Day 01: La Paz city – Ancohuma (3.650m. – 4.050m.): Departure from La Paz city by 4WD transport, a quick visit to the village of Sorata(2.700 m), then continuing on the Chuchu pass (4.600 m), to the village of Ancohuma (4.050 m). Night camping.

Day 02: Ancohuma – Samata (Down 2.450 m.): Trekking descent from Ancohuma on to our first camp site is in Samata at 2.450 m. Night camping.

Day 03: Samata – Killapituni: Trek day we descent from Samata to our second camp site Killapituni. Night camping.

Day 04: Killapituni – Yuna (Down to 1.700): Trek day: from Killapituni to Yuna, 4 hours of descend. Our third camp site will by in Yuna at 1.700m Night camping.

Day 05: Lesuri day: Rest day and night camping.

Day 06: Yuna – Nairapi: Trekking day from Yuna (1.700 m), crossing an impressive suspension bridge to continue on to our fourth camp site, Nairapi. Night camping.

Day 07: Nairapi – Llipi: Trekking day from Nairapi to the Gold fields of Llipi, located in the tropical zone, camping. Night camping.

Day 08: Llipi - Unutuluni: Hike from Llipi (750 m) to Unuthuluni, then travel by vehicle transport to the tropical village of Guanay, at night hotel.

Day 09: Guanay – Caranavi: In the morning, exploration of the surroundings of Guanay town. Afternoon we go by transport to Caranavi (600 m). Night in a hotel.

Day 10: Caranavi – La Paz: Departure by vehicle transport and return to La Paz arrival to your hotel and end of our service.

The Organized Service Includes

  • Exclusive round trip transport.
  • Professional English speaking guide during the whole trekking.
  • Full board pension during the trek. (Lunch, dinner and breakfast).
  • Camping equipment (bi-personal tents).
  • Dining and kitchen tent, tables and chairs.
  • Cook/ cooking equipment.
  • Porters or mules & Llamas to carry most of the equipment.
  • Comunications by handies and mobile phone during the trek.
  • General Assistance.
Not included:
  • Personal camping equipment: sleeping bag, headlamp, mattres and clothing. (All the equipment we have for hire).
  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Any expense due to a rescue operation.  
  • Tips,
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
If you wish to discuss any aspect of the expedition or your suitability for it, please contact us by telephone or mail.

Duration: 10 Days / 9 Nights
Season: April – October
Contact: info@highexpeditionsbolivia.com
Phone: 591-2-2461902
Movil.: 591-79530949 / 73030569