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These are new routes because there are no much information about Quimsa Cruz.
A small and compact mountain range due north of Oruro and Southeast of La Paz in the north west of Bolivia.

Araca is a really nice valley at 2.650 m. above sea level, where the hierba fragrance involves the visitor besides you can take an aroma hierba bath in the natural hot water that is very healthy.

Day 01: La Paz City – Teneria Hacienda: Departure from La Paz to Tenería Hacienda (farmstead) at 143 km. crossing by snow – capped Illimani (6.462 m), with a wonderful view for about 6 hours approx. Arrival to Ex–hacienda by exclusive transport. In the afternoon, small hiking around the place “lost treasure”. Night in a refuge.

Day 02: Araca Massif – Laguna Blanca: In the morning excursion to Araca massif. Afternoon, trekking to Laguna Blanca night camping at 4.500 m.

Day 03: Mocoyo - Kalachaca: Hiking to the high pass (4.900 m), at midday then descending by Mocoyo River to Kalachaca river night camping at 3.900 m.

Day 04: Kalachaca - Carabuco: From Kalachaca river to Carabuco hydroelectric station and Choquetanga Chico (3.600 m), where starts the valley. Night camping.

Day 05: Return to La Paz city: We come back to La Paz city and arrival to your hotel and end of our services.

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 to carry the heavy things.
  • Mules & Llamas to carry most of the equipment.
  • Communications 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.
If you wish to discuss any aspect of the expedition or your suitability for it, please contact us by telephone or mail.

Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
Season: April - October
Contact: info@highexpeditionsbolivia.com
Phone: 591-2-2461902
Movil.: 591-79530949 / 73030569