Aconcagua: Confluencia camp

Aconcagua - Mendoza

AltitudE

3.400 masl. - 11,152 feet.

Difficulty

Moderate. Walking uphill during 3 hrs in altitude, where you can start felling the thin air efects.

Length

Full day. Start: 7,00 am.- Finish: 7 pm.

SEASON

November to april.

Confluencia is the first approach camp in the Aconcagua normal route. It has a strategic location at 3,400 masl / 11,152 feet, for supporting meals, lodging and medical assistance for many climbers on their way to summit. We propose a full day trekking to feel the power that appeals the mountaineers for coming to climb Aconcagua from all over the world.
HIGHLIGHTS
  • You can live an Aconcagua expedition experience in a day hike
  • You gonna be a part of a small group with a specialized and easy-going guide
  • Mountain Lunch in a magnificent landscape
  • Captivating road trip crossing The Andes
  • ITINERARY
  • SERVICES
  • GEAR LIST
We pick you up at 7,00 am in your hotel, to begin three hours driving through the Andes Range to Aconcagua Park. We travel around Potrerillos and Uspallata villages, enjoying a magnificet mountain, narrow ravines and panoramic mountain views.
We expect our arrival to Horcones (Aconcagua Park) at middle morning, there we start three hours walking into a magnificent landscape, following a narrow trail between moraines, glacier streams and massive ountains of Central Andes Range. In Confluencia we enjoy a mountain lunch with a fascinating environment surrounded. Once having fun and after recovered energy, we return to Horcones area to start the final drive down to your hotel. We expect the arrival to Mendoza City at 6 pm, achieved an unforgettable experience in the Nature.

Note:


This itinerary is subject to changes due to weather or force majeure conditions that put in risk the group security. Decision and changes are to be taken by the guide according to their criteria, knowledge and experience, and any modification will always be for the safety of the group.

What's included:


  • Bilingual trekking guide
  • All Private transfers: Mendoza City - Aconcagua Park / Aconcagua Park - Mendoza City
  • Box Lunch.
  • Personal accidents insurance.
  • First aid kit.
  • Radio communication.
  • Global Positioning System equipment (GPS).

What's not included:


  • Personal trekking gear
  • Meals and drinks not specified
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance permit in Aconcagua Park.
  • Mules or porters for personal equipment
  • Any extra service not specified in include ítem.
  • ID Card / Passport.
  • Trekking day backpack (28-35 letres). You´ll need to load the box lunch, water and warm clothes by yourself
  • Rainproof jacket: breathable as far as possible (type: goretex)
  • Warm Clothes: jacket, gloves, hat (type: fleece)
  • Trekking pants
  • Syntethic Underwear Pant (type: polypropylene / capilene)
  • Syntethic Underwear Shirt (type: polypropylene / capilene)
  • Trekking Shoes: comfortable and waterproof as far as possible (type: goretex)
  • 2 Water bottle (1 letre). (type: nalgene)
  • sunglasses (U-V protection)
  • sun block (40% protection)
  • cap.
  • Personal medication
  • Trekking poles

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