Challenge yourself to hit new heights in a beautiful mountain area, a truly memorable tour.
Learn climbing techniques and equip yourself to tackle Andean peaks.
Qualified guides ensure you learn safely, thoroughly and how to climb well in the future.
Use your new skills to climb Tarija (5,300m).
The ice climbing in Bolivia was one of the craziest thing we've ever done, we're still looking back at it and can't believe we did it.
Osvaldo was excellent, very friendly and safety conscious. The equipment was great and so was the cook Maria!
I found the last day of the climb very very hard, but absolutely delighted I did.
T. McGrath, Climbing course
Depart La Paz by private vehicle to near Tuni Condoriri reservoir, walk to base camp (L,D)
Walk to glacier, climbing practice, camp (B,L,D)
Climbing practice and scale Tarija (5,300m), camp (B,L,D)
Break camp, drive back to La Paz (B)
Private transport to & from trail head, instructors with basic English (max ratio of 4 to 1 on course and 2 to 1 on climb), tents, cooking equipment & cook, all meals from lunch on day 1 to breakfast on day 4 (bring your own snacks), mules for transporting kit to & from camp, personal technical gear – harness & karabiners, plastic mountaineering boots, walking ice axe, prussic loops, gaiters, crampons, group technical kit – ropes, snow stakes, snow screws & technical ice axes.
All snacks in between meals, dinner on the night of the 4th day, head torch and spare batteries, hotels in La Paz, international flights (we can look for these), tips, insurance, meals not listed
Prices From $975 / £812 per person
2018 price, per person, shared tent basis
Shorter/longer climbs possible
Private tour for one: USD 1,561 per person
What's a group trip?
Join a small group of like-minded travellers on a guided trip.
What's a tailor made trip?
We put together a bespoke tour to fit your requirements.
Prices From $2,372 / £1,977 per person
Dates: From February 2019 to December 2020
Duration: 13 days
Capacity: 16 people
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Prices From $726 / £605 per person
Duration: 3 days
Prices From $1,630 / £1,358 per person
Duration: 6 days
Prices From $3,880 / £3,233 per person
Duration: 14 days
Prices From $1,315 / £1,096 per person
Prices From $1,100 / £917 per person
Dates: From May 2019 to October 2019
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Thanks to Osvaldo, Sergio and Maria we got to the top of Huayna Potosi safely and felt that our needs were the highest priority at all times. It was clear that this is not the case with other guides. Some were rude to their guests in front of us.
Highlight - Summiting Huyana as the sun broke across the Cordillera Real. Casting a triangular shadow to the west stretching out to Lake Titicaca. The descent was also magical, seeing the terrain we'd hiked in the dark in all is spectacular icy glory. In particular stopping to peer deep into a 40m deep crevasse.
T Foster ,UK, 2016
» Climb Huayna Potosi in Bolivia
The overall organisation was brilliant. I would say the best guides for me were in La Paz and the local guide in Uyuni. Also Oswaldo our trek guide and the whole organisation there were brilliant. The accommodation was fine – a little cold in Uyuni, but not much can be done about that! The food was very good all along and I had no troubles there at all.
Dorothee Duvaux, UK, 2016
» Condoriri Trek & Huayna Potosi Climb
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