• Trip duration
    4 days
  • Trip level
    -
  • Max people per guide
    -
  • Mountain range
    Andes
  • Best period
    Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Nov, Dec

Description

The Lanin Volcano is one of the most popular and classic climbing in the north Patagonia. With its 3.776 meters, it’s one of the highest volcanoes in the region and part of the “Ring of Fire”. It´s name, in Mapuche language, means “Dead Rock” and also gives the name to the Argentinian Lanin National Park.
Lanin has a perfectly beautiful volcanic cone shape and offers unique and wonderful landscapes, such as the view of Villarrica Volcano, Quetrupillan, Lonquimay, Lake Tromen Huechulafquen, Paimun and other peaks.

ITINERARY:
1° Day: San Martín de los Andes, Neuquén.
Arrival at the airport of San Martín de los Andes and transfer to the hotel. We will have a briefing for the climb and equipment check. Lodging in Cabins & Welcone Dinner.
2° Day: San Martín – Río Turbio Ranger Station – Mountain Hut.
After breakfast, we will get a private vans to Río Turbio Ranger Station, where the hik begins. Around 4 hours later we will arrive to the campsite area. During the afternoon, we´ll do a short practice and refresh of mountaineering skills and climbing safety techniques. Mountain Hut / Meals.
3° Day: Refuge campsite – Summit – San Martín de los Andes.
Early at the morning we will start the hik to the summit. This day is the toughest one since we trek on different kind of snow, rocky and stony terrain. After lunch at the summit of the Lanin Volcano, we will start descending to the mountain hut and then to the ranger station at the base of the mountain. Private transfer to San Martín de los Andes. Lodging in Cabins & Final Dinner.
4° Day: San Martín de los Andes.
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport of San Martin de los Andes.

TRIP COST INCLUDES:
• 2 nights of lodging in San Martín de los Andes -Cabins- (dinners not included).
• Tranfers in/out to San Martín de los Andes.
• All the meals during the ascent.
• Bilingual Professional Mountain Guide.
• All shared equipment for the expedition (tents, stoves, etc.).
• Personal technical equipment (helmet, ice axe and grampons).
• Río Turbio in/out transfer in private vans.
• Permanent VHF radio communication.
• First aids kits.
• Personal advice in Buenos Aires or by mail in others cities.

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
• Any cost if the climber abandons the trip.
• Meals & drinks in San Martín de los Andes.
• Personal gear, room services, laundry, beverages, phone communications and items of personal nature.
• Medications, ground or air evacuations, insurance liability, hospitalization or medication of any kind.
• Any other service not mentioned in this condition sheet.

Extra details

Price

USD 700 per person (base 3 clients)

Spots of interest

San Martín de los Andes

Arrival at the airport of San Martín de los Andes and transfer to the hotel. We will have a briefing for the climb and equipment check. Lodging in Cabins & Welcone Dinner.

Camp 1

After breakfast, we will get a private vans to Río Turbio Ranger Station, where the hik begins. Around 4 hours later we will arrive to the campsite area. During the afternoon, we´ll do a short practice and refresh of mountaineering skills and climbing safety techniques. Mountain Hut / Meals.

Summit Day

Early at the morning we will start the hik to the summit. This day is the toughest one since we trek on different kind of snow, rocky and stony terrain. After lunch at the summit of the Lanin Volcano, we will start descending to the mountain hut and then to the ranger station at the base of the mountain. Private transfer to San Martín de los Andes. Lodging in Cabins & Final Dinner.

Ending point

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport of San Martin de los Andes.

Price per person

Group of 3700USD