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Huayna Potosi

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A technical easy mountain over 6000m's, a good climb for beginners. Great for a first big mountain experience with great views of the Cordillera Real and mountains near La Paz. physically demanding, some acclimatization is need before attempting...more
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Calle Linares # 940, La Paz, Bolivia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its fantastic huayna potosi tree days and two nights, simply incredible with guide super mario and the best company aka pacha travel, finally arrive at the summit at 6800 mts

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the Huayna Potosi with the Vagary Adventure Travel. The tour was awesome, the guides were amazing. They cooked really good for us on the base camp. Some of us got ill on the same day, but they cared for us with much love....More

Thank heyMarty
Reviewed August 9, 2018

What an ascent ! It was the first of my life : very challenging but really worth it ! German is a very professionnal and helpful guide and with my 2 partners from Germany and Australia, we formed a great team ! Be prepared because...More

Thank StephHuaynafan
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This was the second time that I have used Huyana Potosi agency. Dr. Hugo helped organize my climbs for Huyana Potosi, Pequeno Alpamayo and Illimani. I was very satisfied with their services. Ask for Jose Luis or Eduardo, they are both very good guides.

Thank Marcela H
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

I climbed Huayna Potosi with Altitude 6000, and they were terrific! My guide, Jose, was the reason I made it to the top. He was SOOO helpful and encouraging, and so skilled that he allayed all fears. The food the guides provided was tasty and...More

Thank KDsTravels
Reviewed July 18, 2018

My boyfriend and I recently climbed Huayna Potosí with Andean Ascents, and we had an absolutely amazing time! I spent a lot of time researching agencies and chose A.A. because it was the only company I found that works exclusively with UIAGM/IFMGA (International Federation of...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2018

Climbing South America helped us a lot with an excellent organisation and an experienced very good guide. Huayna Potosi is one of the most beautiful summit of cordillera real. It is told to be an "easy 6000" but believe me, nothing is easy at this...More

Thank coulapic7
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I went to Huayna with High Camp Lodge agency, because I've read a lot of good comments here. I didn't have a good sleeping bag, but I had two summer bags. Anyway, I negotiate a bit and for regular price for three days which is...More

Thank Arsen K
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

I went with Dr. Hugo Berrios on a one day glacier/ice climb. Dr. Hugo is very attentive. He actually picked me up from my hostel the day before the trip so I can try on equipment. He also dropped me off after. The day of...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Many agencies offer this tour and it is critical to choose the right one. After reading many great reviews I decided I would go with Huayna Potosi Agencia. I got to the office in the afternoon and met Dr. Hugo's wife who was busy doing...More

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Andres M
March 12, 2018|
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Response from Patricia R | Reviewed this property |
Ive paid the same and it is really well worth the money!
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December 29, 2017|
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Response from ClimbingSA | Property representative |
Hi there January is not the best time to climb , you can go by yourself as a private tour for one person it does cost more. As it’s the low season there are not groups leaving every day. Jeff
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Response from AlexLemonnier | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can contact on Facebook « German mountainguide - La Paz », he is a professional private guide that accept single client.
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