At 6,570 meters above sea level, the stratovolcano of Tupungato is one of the highest mountains in the whole of the Americas. As such it draws outdoor enthusiasts to its steep slopes and stunning Andean scenery. In order to conquer the summit, expeditions last at least 2 weeks, weaving your way through some of the most beautiful views of the whole Andean mountain range.
What's the weather like?
The weather on Tupungato is very cold given its high altitude, with its slopes cloaked in snow
Best time to visit
Visit during the warmer months between December and February for quality mountain climbing conditions