San Francisco Volcano is located in Atacama Region, the most deserted and dryest area of The Andes, in the borderline between Argentina and Chile. It is a mountain with 6,018 masl / 19,739 feet, and it is possible to enjoy the andean wildlife in its hillsides.

Day 1: Airport - La Rioja City - Fiambalá - Cortaderas

(3,300 masl – 10,824 feet). Transfer in. Transfer to Fiambalá. Brake. Transfer to Chaschuil Valley, to Cortaderas hotel. Dinner and hotel night.

Day 2: Cortaderas – Las Losas

(3,700 masl – 12,136 feet). Transfer to Las Losas. Acclimatization hike. Tent or precarious refuge night. Full board.

Day 3: Las Losas - Falso Morocho Peak - La Gruta Village

(4,088 masl – 13,408 feet). Transfer to La Gruta. Acclimatization climb to Falso Morocho Peak (4,500 masl/14,760 feet). Refuge night. Full board.

Day 4: L a Gruta - San Francisco Pass - La Gruta

(5,100 masl – 16,728 feet). Transfer to San Francisco Pass (4,700 masl/15,416 feet). Acclimatization hike. Return to La Gruta. Refuge night. Full board.

Day 5: La Gruta Village – San Francisco Pass

(4,700 masl – 15,416 feet). Private transfer to borderline. Tent or precarious refuge night. Full board.

Day 6: San Francisco Pass – Summit – La Gruta Village

(6,018 masl – 19,739 feet). Long day to summit. Return to San Francisco Pass and transfer to La Gruta. Refuge night. Full board.

Day 7: La Gruta - Fiambalá - La Rioja City

(515 masl – 1,689 feet). Transfer to Fiambalá. Snack brake. Transfer to La Rioja. Dinner and hotel night.

Day 8: Extra day

Spare journey to be used in case of bad weather.

Day 9: La Rioja City - Airport

(515 masl – 1,689 feet). Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. End of services.

Service Included
  • Bilingual Mountain Guides (Ratio: 1 Guide per 3/4 customers).
  • All private transfers:
    • Transfer in-out (Aeropuerto – La Rioja).
    • La Rioja City – Fiambalá – Chaschuil.
    • Chaschuil – Las Losas.
    • Las Losas – La Gruta Village.
    • La Gruta Village – San Francisco Pass.
    • San Francisco Pass – High Camp – La Gruta Village.
    • La Gruta Village – Fiambalá – La Rioja City.
  • 1 Hotel night in La Rioja City (Dinner and breakfast).
  • 3 Refuge nights in La Gruta (Full board).
  • High altitude tents.
  • High altitude cooking gear.
  • All meals during the climb.
  • First aid fit.
  • Radio communication.
  • Global Positioning System equipment (GPS).
Service not included
  • Personal climbing equipment.
  • Any transfer not specified.
  • Accident and rescue insurance.
  • Rescue expenses and emergency evacuation costs.
  • Altitude porter for personal loads.
  • Drinks in La Rioja dinner.
  • Tips.
  • Any extra service not specified in include ítem.

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