Two days trek in Cordon del Plata park

  • 2 days (1 night)
Difficulty
Challenging
Comfort
Basic+
Group size
up to 10 tourists
from US$ 260
per tourist for 2 days
Date of Travel
Number of tourists
up to 10 tourists over 18 years old
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Overview

Get an amazing experience from two days hiking in the Mountains of Cordon del Plata Park with a climb to the top of the Mount Iluso.

Enjoy outstanding views of the beautiful mountains of Cordon del Plata and surrounding valleys! Test yourself on the climbing to the peak of intermediate difficulty. 

Comfortable stay at the refuge settled at the foot of the mountains and a cup of coffee at its beautiful terrace will give You unforgettable emotions! 

Magnificent views of the Andes
Enjoy a pleasant outlook over mountains in Cordon del Plata Park
Comfortable refuge
Spend night in a very cozy refuge settled at the foot of the mountains
Try Yourself in something new
Get a great prior experience in mountaineering

Route details

Day 1
Transfer to the Cordon del Plata, ascent to the Mount Arenales, acclimatization

8:00 am meeting with the guide at your hotel.

Equipment check. 

Transfer from Mendoza to the Cordon del Plata (9514 ft = 2900 m).

 Ascent to the Mount Arenales (11155 ft = 3500 m).

Acclimatization (4 hours hike including stops). 

Night at the refuge.

Day 2
Ascent to the Mount Iluso, way back to refuge and Mendoza
Difficulty
Challenging
Tour provider's comments

It is imperative that everyone joining a mountaineering expedition be in a high standard of physical fitness when the expedition begins. You are recommended to do some conditioning. Be sure that a good physical preparation and training will increase chances to get the top.

Photo Federico Z.
Federico Z. is the provider of this trip
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Federico is an outdoor lover with plenty of adventures in The Andes. Specialized in the tour logistics and Organization of Expeditions and Treks in the Central Andes, Patagonia, Peru, Bolivia, and French Alps.

Accommodation

Comfort
Basic+
Guest House
1 night

On this trip we spend the night in a very cozy and comfortable refuge settled at the foot of the mountains with a beautiful terrace to enjoy a coffee with a unique view.

1 night
Refuge

Tour conditions

Included

  • roundtrip private transfer from your hotel in the town of Mendoza;
  • bilingual guide;
  • full board lodging in a refuge;
  • radio communications;
  • all meals | except in Mendoza;
  • box lunch (sandwich, granola bars, fruit, cookies, juice).

Payable separately

  • personal items (e.g. hygiene, clothes etc.);
  • personal porter;
  • phone communications and items of a personal nature;
  • insurance liability;
  • ground or air evacuations;
  • hospitalization or medication of any kind;
  • pick up from Uco Valley $65;
  • any expenses due to last minute cancellations or delays;
  • additional costs due to any change in the activity requested by the client;
  • any other service not mentioned on this condition sheet.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

Upper body

• 2 Top underwear, polypropylene or thermal capeline
• 1 Long sleeve shirts
• 1 Fleece jacket
• 1 Windproof Gore-Tex jacket, it must have a hood
• 1 Down jacket, it´s better with a Hood

Hands

• 1 Pairs of liner gloves

Head

• 1 Hat or cap for the sun protection
• 1 Fleece hat

Lower body

• Bottom underwear
• 1 Trekking pant

Footwear

• 1 Pair of good trekking boots | we recommend with Gore-Tex

Feet

• 1 Pairs of lightweight socks
• 1 Pairs of heavy-weight socks

Eyes

• 1 Pair of sunglasses 100% UV protection

Others

• 1 Headlamp
• 1 Sleeping bag for -5ºC
• 1 Water bottles

Backpack

• 35 liters backpack

Personal

• Sunscreen and lip protection [SPF 40]
• Personal hygiene kit

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