Cordillera Real of Bolivia, Khotia Chacapampa.
Cordillera Real Range of Bolivia.
5 Days /4 nights
Trekking in the heart of the Cordillera Real Range of Bolivia.
Magnificent views of the arid brow Altiplano and the brilliant blue Titicaca Lake.
Spectacular views and a close up to the snow caped mountains.
Many photogenic llamas and alpacas along the journey.
This is high level trekking, we travel crossing the west area of the Cordillera Real Mountain range, going through the heart of the region with spectacular views, of the Huayna Potosí Mountain.
Day 1. - La Paz-Laguna Khotia-Ajwani.
About 2 hours and a half of driving until we get to this beautiful area where we have some pristine lakes around. 4.450m. then we ascend slantingly to the east of the lake Chiara Khota, then we reach the pass of 4800m. In the afternoon we arrive to the Ajwani Lake, (4 hours of walk).
Day 2. - Ajwani-Lago Janchallani.
Continuing the ascent through a mountainous path, we cross the pass of 4700m. That allows us to observe the impressive "Huayna Potosí", and to descend to a place for an ideal camping site, in the lagoon Janchallani 4500m 6 hours of trekking.
Day 3. - Lago Janchallani - Chiarkhota. (Base Camp of the "Tuni Condoriri" massive).
From this splendid lake we continue toward the north end of the same one, we go by morrenas that are observed by the whole right end, to reach a rocky observatory point, with impressive views of Left's wing picks, and the Head of the Snowy Colossus Condoriri. We pass besides Pico Austria, and from this point, we descend to the lake ChiarKhota, arriving until the camp bases of the lagoon Tuni Condoriri at 4600m. 7 hours of trekking.
Day 4. - Lago Condoriri-Liviñosa. Or to Maria Lloco lagoon.
We should go back direct and to the front (this-southeast) until the step of the mountain Black Needle, the "Cerro Mirador", 4800 m. (one hour approximately), from the place we have some good views of the south west of the Huayna Potosí. We descend toward the valley for a soft ascent until the second step, then we descend going by the lagoon Liviñosa 4.300 m. 5 hours of trekking.
Day 5.-Liviñosa-Botijlaca or to Huayna Potosi base camp.
Two and a half hours of trek, in order to arrive to Chacapampa, where the transportation will be waiting for our group, then we ascend to the lagoon Zongo, (base camp of Huayna Potosí), spectacular view of the snowy Huayna Potosí, 6088m. 2 hours driving back to the city of La Paz.
Possible extension to Huayna Potosi
• Private transportation (round trip),
• English speaking guide.
• Llamas or mules to carry most of the gear
• Camping gear (two-person tents, and inflate mattress)
• Complete meals.
Price from: $ 290 usd base 4 passengers.