Licancabur Volcano & San Pedro

The most beautiful volcano in the north

San Pedro, Chile

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Open Expedition:

This expedition has pre-established departure dates and you share it with other people, the groups consist of a maximum of 9 climbers plus the guides.

  • Price are based on 2 climbers
  • OPEN : open date waiting for climbers
  • GUARANTEED : Departure guaranteed guided by Head guide Guillermo Palma
  • GUARANTEED* : Departure guaranteed guided by senior guide
  • GUARANTEED** : Departure guaranteed guided by Head guide in 4 days withouth Leonera
  • 2 more to GUARANTEE : Departure guaranteed with 2 more climbers aplication

Private Service: You choose the best convenience date for you and your group. Price depending on number of people booked.

Itinerary and service (per day)


More Info for Licancabur volcano expedition

Additional information:

  • 1 guide every 6 climbers
  • Satellite phone (fees by minute usage / U$ 6 p/m )
  • 2 climbers per hotel room
  • Hostel night includes *Breakfast (see itinerary)
  • Weather can get as low as -25ºC (-13ºF) in the area

High Mountain Expedition is NOT responsible for:

  • Personal services (laundry, snacks, beverages, tips, etc.)
  • Restaurant meals
  • Personal mountain equipment
  • Expenses in case of rescue or early departure from the expedition.
  • Delays caused by your flight or any transportation issue which you are responsible for.
  • Weather changes which may affect the expedition.

Includes & Not Includes

Our mountain expeditions includes the following services:

  • Mountain guide (Spanish / English )
  • Private transportation to climbing areas (4WD or Mini Van)
  • 3 hostel nights in San Pedro de Atacama
  • 1 refuge night (Bolivia)
  • Entrance to Valle de la Luna
  • Entrance to Gyaser del Tatio
  • Entrance to Salar de Atacama
  • Cooking kit
  • All meals within the expedition (Breakfast, box lunch, diner)
  • Professional first aids kit
  • Heart rate monitor and oximeter
  • VHF Radio
  • Satellite radio
  • All group equipment; rope, ice-screw, compass, stove, GPS, etc.

Our services don’t include

  • Personal mountain equipment
  • Diners not discrived in itinerary, please check
  • Traveling and rescue insurances. We strongly recommend you to get them
  • Any other service which wasn’t mentioned above. (restaurant meals, beverages, tips, laundry, etc.)
  • International and national flights and boarding fees
  • Fees to enter to Bolivia and Avaroa park

Clothing and proper equipment

We strongly recommend to all the expedition members to have the mountain equipment described below.

Upper body parts

  • Sun hat
  • Wool hat
  • 1 long sleeve polypropylene shirts (or similar)
  • fleece windstopper (or similar)
  • 1 waterproof jacket (Gore Tex, Triple Point, or similar)
  • Down feather parka with hood (winter time strongly recomended)
  • Polypropylene gloves
  • Waterproof gloves
  • Down feather mittens (Tº -20 or lower) (winter time strongly recomended)

Down body parts

  • 1 polypropylene long underwear (or similar)
  • 1 trekking pants
  • 1 windproof pants (Gore Tex, Triple Point, or similar), (winter time strongly recomended)
  • 2 pairs thin socks (Liners)
  • 2 pairs of thermal socks
  • Trekking boots (approach)
  • Mountain boots (winter time strongly recomended)

Personal equipment

  • Trekking stick (telescopic)
  • Crampons
  • Expedition backpack (80 liters aprox.)
  • Daypack (40 liters aprox.)
  • Headlamp (and extra batteries)
  • Sunglasses (category 3 or 4)
  • Goggles
  • 2 bottles of water (1 liter each)
  • Thermos flask (1 liter)
  • Sunscreen (SPF 40)
  • Lips sunscreen (SPF 30) (Blistex)
  • Whistle, emergency mirror, and pocket knife
  • Toiletries
  • Digital camera, a book, mp3, Binoculars. [optional]
  • Personal repair kit

Fixed Departures



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