The charming Chilean peak of Cerro el Altar stands in the Santiago background along with a collection of Andean mountain that guard the city. Summiting El Altar is relatively easy due to its low technicality, as well as its convenient location close to the Chilean capital. Visit between the months of November and March for ideal mountain climbing conditions.
Central Andes Climb Expedition
What should I know about Mountain Climbing Cerro el Altar?
From the bustling urban capital of Santiago, forming part of the picturesque Andean background, is the Cerro el Altar. The mountain is the second highest mountain visible from the city after Cerro el Plomo. It stands at 5,180 meters above sea level and is a highly accessible mountain to conquer, being open to beginners.
Why should I choose Cerro el Altar for my Mountain Climbing adventure?
A climb for all
What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Cerro el Altar?
Temperatures in the Chilean Andes are much cooler than the other regions of the country. The dominant climate in the north Andes is dry.
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When is the best time to travel to Cerro el Altar for Mountain Climbing?
Visit between the months of November and March for ideal mountain climbing conditions.
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