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Aconcagua trek

18-Day Aconcagua Normal Route

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NOTE: All prices are per person in U.S. dollars based on double/triple occupancy. All quotations are based on the current rates of park fees, VAT, other government taxes, and current exchange rates. Should any of these be increased or a new tax introduced, these increases will be added on even if your trip has already been paid for.

Price includes:

  • All accommodations per itinerary
  • All meals per itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • All tours and entrance fees per itinerary (unless listed as excluded)
  • All transportation and transfers per itinerary
  • Two hotel nights in Mendoza (4-star), in a double room with breakfast.
  • Assistance to get the entry permit to the Aconcagua Provincial Park.
  • Transfer in a private vehicle from your hotel in Mendoza to Penitentes and vice versa.
  • One night in Penitentes, in a auadruple room with lunch, dinner and breakfast.
  • Transfer from Penitentes to Horcones Lagoon and vice versa.
  • Mules for the load transport from Penitentes to Confluencia and to Plaza de Mulas and all the way back to Penitentes. Capacity: 30 Kg per person in each section.
  • Two nights in Confluencia camp including meals and drinks served in dining tents with tables and chairs, complete crockery, chef, electric light and toilets.
  • Six nights in Plaza de Mulas Base Camp including meals and beverages served in a private dining tent with complete crockery, tables and chairs, chef, electric light, toilet facilities, storage while the group is in the altitude and permanent radio communication.
  • Quality four-season mountain tents (The North Face, Mountain Hard Wear).
  • Every meal in altitude camps.
  • Bilingual (English-Spanish) mountain guide and assistants according to the number of passengers (1 guide each 3-4 clients). Each guide has his own medical kit and the technical preparation to use it accurately during the whole expedition.
  • Porters for the general equipment (heaters, food, fuel, etc.) from the base camp up to the altitude camps, for the corresponding sections.
  • Permanent radio communication from the Base Camps to Puente del Inca and Mendoza City, to coordinate bookings or eventual rescue operations.

Price does not include:

  • International and domestic flights
  • Meals not listed
  • Beverages and alcohol
  • Tips for guides, drivers, hotel staff
  • Optional tours
  • Personal expenses (visas, airport taxes, Internet, etc.)
  • All personal climbing gear
  • Airport taxes
  • Airfare (we can help book your flights)
  • Airfare or bus tickets to and from Mendoza
  • Climbing permits for Aconcagua Provincial Park
  • Meals and drinks not specified
  • Personal porters
  • Extra hotel nights in Mendoza if necessary
  • Extra expenses for abandoning the expedition or even for illness
  • Emergency expenses for a rescue/evacuation operation
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, laundry, mail, telephone calls and other items not mentioned above

Budget for extras:

  • Tips for guides ($180 - $250/person)
  • Climbing permits ($500 to $800/person, depending upon season, park authority price and exchange rate)

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