Welcome to Bolivia
This beautiful mountain is located 5-6 hours by road from La Paz. It offers a magnificent view of southwest Bolivia as well as great climbing and trekking opportunities at this sleeping volcano.
It was climbed for the first time in 1939 by Josef Prem and Wilfrid Kumm
(Kuhm), both Austrian, and the Italian, Piero Ghigione.
Located in the protected area, the national park SAJAMA. is at a altitude of more than 4,200 meters above sea level and where we will have the opportunity to observe, the highest mountain in Bolivia:
The Nevado Sajama, its peak is 6542 meters high.
On our way to the park, we will visit "CHULLPAS Andinas"
(funeral towers) built in remote times, and they contain; until the day of
today; Bone remains.
1 st DAY.- LA PAZ - NATIONAL PARK "SAJAMA". (L,D)
09:00 a.m. Pick up from the hotel in the city of La Paz and private transportation, in
our journey will cross the Bolivian altiplano, we will visit
the funerary towers of ancient cultures, these are called "CHULLPAS" (Tombs -
Pre-Columbian) and many still contain skeletal remains of those who inhabited those lands.
We will visit the Church of Curahuara de Carangas, one of the oldest in the continent called the "Sistine Chapel"
Altiplano & quot;, for the beauty of the paintings it contains in its halls.
Box Lunch in the valley of rocks.
In the afternoon hours we will be arriving at the town of Sajama and in the afternoon we will have a visit to the forest of
queñuas "Native trees"
Dinner and overnight in the town of Sajama. ( Basic hostels with private bathrooms)
2nd DAY.- NATIONAL PARK SAJAMA - LA PAZ. (B,L)
After enjoying a delicious breakfast we continue our tour for this day very early visit the geysers, on our way we can observe the
typical Andean fauna of the place such as the Andean camelids, Alpacas, llamas and Vicuñas, we will appreciate the vaporization of the fumaroles.
Later we will continue our visit to the hot springs to take
a healthy and natural bath.
We leave with destination of return to the City of La Paz, in our private mobility.
We will have lunch en route to enjoy local food.
When we arrive in La Paz, we leave it at your Hotel of preference.