TOURISM IN CUSCO
CITY TOUR IN AREQUIPA - TOUR TO THE COLCA CANYON (2 days/1 night)
RISE TO THE MISTI VOLCAL (5,825 meters)
The volcano "El Misti is a fundamental and crucial element of the natural beauty of Arequipa, thus becoming a major tourist resort. The characteristics of the region facilitate the ascent of the volcano Misti and the opportunity to practice climbing, is an unforgettable experience that combines the fascinating process of ascent to the summit and from there to contemplate the incomparable panoramic view of the city of Arequipa and its surroundings.
To make the climb to the summit of Misti need to be in good physical condition and have a good health.
TOUR OF MISTI VOLCANO (CLIMBING TO MISTI VOLCANO)
Duration 02 Days / 01 Night.
Everyday items from Arequipa
Period All year
Day 1: 09:00 am Pick up from hotel in Arequipa and we will go in a private vehicle for approximately two hours to reach the base of El Misti (3,300 m). There will be waiting for porters to carry all our equipment and climb a gentle pace, the walk is characterized by the landscape of Puna, a sandy soil with volcanic ash deposits in the way we will have a brief stop for lunch and then restart Walk towards the base camp (4300m.), the walk lasts approximately 6 hours. Dinner and overnight. (Camp), from there we will have a beautiful view of Arequipa on all night with the lights of the city and far away the shining stars above us.
Day 2: After a light early breakfast start the climb to the summit of Misti, walked into a gentle rhythm headlamps about 4 to 5 hours to reach the summit (5.825 m) and enjoy the beautiful scenery Chachani volcanoes and Picchu Picchu, the reserve of Aguada Blanca, Laguna de Salinas, Arequipa and small towns, we also have an impressive view of the enormous crater.
The energy you spend to get to the Misti is recovered at the sight of the beautiful landscape that shows the volcano and its surroundings, the decline is much easier because you go down through the sand that allows you to cushion your steps and allows you to easily stop when it is necessary to reach the base camp, where mobility will be waiting to take us back to the city of Arequipa.
• Tour guide mountain.
• Cooking service, Mate de Coca, hot soups.
• mountain tent
• Mats (Matras)
• Food 2 lunches, 1 dinner and 1 breakfast.
• crampons and ice axes (when the mountain is snow and ice)
• Life insurance against accident or any other type of insurance.
• Personal care items.
What to bring:
• Sleeping bag
• Good mountain jacket
• Flashlight with batteries
• Water (4 liters per person)
• Backpack strong.
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