Trek to the summit of Mt La Campana, National Park and Biosphere reserve

Outdoor Activities in Southern Heartland

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To reach the Park, passed by Olmué, picturesque town privileged by its microclimate, throughout the year. Walk and Ascent to La Campana National Park (1,890 masl), Unesco World Biosphere Reserve. From the top, panoramic view of the Andes mountain range, Mount Aconcagua, 6,959 m high, and the Pacific Ocean. The route is through ravines and native forests of Peumo, Boldo Quillay, Oak, Sclerophyllo among other species of incomparable aromas and freshness.
Experience the beauty of the Chilean coastal mountains of Valparaiso on this full-day trek to the summit of the Cerro La Campana mountain, 1,828 meters above sea level. At 07:00, depart from your hotel in Valparaiso or Viña del Mar. Enter La Campana National Park, a UNESCO-declared Biosphere Reserve. On the ascent to the top of the mountain, walk along unspoiled trails, passing mountain streams, impressive hillsides and primal oak forests. Get to know the flora of this mountain region and enjoy the fresh air and surrounding native plants and trees. At the highest point of the trek, at the summit of the Cerro La Campana, enjoy a fantastic clear view on the Andes and Aconcagua (depending on the weather conditions). Follow in the footsteps of Charles Darwin during his 1834 excursion as you take in the impressive landscapes. Return to your hotel at approximately 16:30.DISTANCE 12 KM (GO AND RETURN)DURATION 8 hours approx.LOCATION Olmué - Mountain range of the coast.SEASON September to April.MINIMUM OF PERSONS 2 Passengers.DIFFICULTY Trekking of moderate intensity.RESTRICTIONS Cardiovascular problems, recovery injuries, recent surgeries, asthma.MINIMUM AGE 14 years

What’s included

  • Transfers in private service.
  • Bilingual guide; Specialized (NCh2950)
  • Snack
  • Box Lunch.
  • Mineral water during the tour.
  • Trekking sticks
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Services not mentioned in the program.
  • Tips.