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An absolut stunning experience

I have made the climb solo about 12 years ago in Feb 2006. Quite demanding and tough but if you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
darwinist2009
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Bavaria
Absolutely Stunning

It took me a whole day for driving round-trip on a mostly dirt road to see this tallest volcano in... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
wowneverstoptravel
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4 weeks ago
“An absolut stunning experience”
3 Feb 2017
“Absolutely Stunning”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have made the climb solo about 12 years ago in Feb 2006. Quite demanding and tough but if you have a good 4wheel doable in 3-4 days.I found it very very cold and got myself a frostbiten toe. But the scenery and the feeling...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

It took me a whole day for driving round-trip on a mostly dirt road to see this tallest volcano in the world. Beautiful view of Laguna Verde if going further. Be prepared for high altitude.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

great trip from copiapo; take your time to accimatize and have it organized through an agency arranging all the permits, transport and acclimatization climbs before .. visit laguna verde for a stop and overnight

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank peterkhjanssen
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We didn't climb Ojos del Salado but came up to the plain below the volcano to take in its stunning view, and the snow covered mountains in the distance from the old lava paths. We went to 5,200 meters above sea level and that was...More

Date of experience: March 2015
3  Thank WeylandFamily
Reviewed 24 December 2014

beautiful mountain, very difficult to climb, need two weeks for proper acclimatizationf to high altitude

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed 18 May 2013 via mobile

The highest volcano on earth It's 250 kms. from copiapo. in this region there are more than 16 mountains over 6.000 meters high.near the famous green lagoon with hot springs.

Date of experience: April 2013
4  Thank Ercio
Reviewed 8 March 2013 via mobile

A 12 hour trip to see more than 16 mountains over 6.000 meter .. We see salar de maricunga and Laguna Santa Rosa and Laguna verde

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Reviewed 1 February 2013

the scenery there is totally moon like, the oxigen saturation of your blood is very low which make it difficult to think and you forget and leave behind all your everyday problems, the whole area is absolutely worth seeing, headache is 100% sure

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank Marzena D
Reviewed 28 September 2012

The highest active volcano in the world is located in a starkly beautiful and remote part of Chile. It's an action-packed (in terms of scenery) route from Copiapo just to get to the vicinity - up through the chasm after La Puerta, the Cuesta Codeceo,...More

Date of experience: September 2012
2  Thank ryanar70
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rocky29oct
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HME, High Mountain Experience. It's a excellent agency from Santiago, that organize expeditions to Ojos del Salado and others mountain in Chile.
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