6 Days - From Cordillera Real to the Tropics by Inca Trail

From snow-capped mountains and crisp air we search for the ancient pre-columbine trails leading us to the green, hot and lush tropics. This long trek has a stunning 3,300m drop and let you experience the great variety of the Bolivian environment. 4 people minimum.
    • Important: Itinerary can change as a result of weather conditions and some sights are not accessible at all times – Boost Bolivia cannot be held responsible for any changes in itinerary and sights not visited as a result.
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    • Day 1 - La Paz - Botijlaca - Uma Palka (3800m/12,467ft)

      Day 2 - Uma Palka - Zanja Pampa (3850m/12.631ft)

      Day 3 -  Zanja Pampa - Chukura - Challapampa (2900m/9,514ft)

      Day 4 - Challapampa - Choro - San Francisco (2000m/6,562ft)

      Day 5 - San Francisco - Chairo - Coroico (1300m/4,265ft)

      Day 6 - Coroico - La Paz

  • Day 1: La Paz - Botijlaca - Uma Palka (3800m/12,467ft)

We leave early from La Paz for a 2 ½h drive which takes us to the village Botijlaca (3830m/12.566ft) in the Zongo valley. Here our team porters are waiting for us and after having loaded the mules we start with a 3-4 hour climb along the Tikimani (5519m/18,107ft). Before we start our descend towards Uma Palka, we cross a mountain pass at 4600m/15,092ft. Arriving at Uma Palca where we set up our camp for the night.

Day 2: Uma Palka - Zanja Pampa (3850m/12.631ft)

From Uma Palka we continue on the slopes of the Cerro Mathilde (5000m/16.404ft) in order to reach the Laguna Chiar Khota (4550m/14,928ft). After this small ascend we walk down for 2-3hrs until we reach Zanja Pampa where we set up camp.

Day 3: Zanja Pampa - Chukura - Challapampa (2900m/9,514ft)

We continue our trek on the slopes of the Cerro Picacho Popusani for around 3 hours before we arrive at the Laguna Khota Kuchu. From here we head towards the Estancia Chukura to rejoin the part of the Inca path better known as the Choro. These paved pre-Colombian paths take us to the small village Challapampa. The humidity, the heat and lush vegetation are now part of our surroundings. We install our camp at the banks of the river Chukura.

Day 4: Challapampa - Choro - San Francisco (2000m/6,562ft)

Our surroundings are getting greener. While we descend we reach a subtropical zone, mixed with heat, altitude and vegetation before arriving at the village Choro. A few kilometres more take us to the village San Francisco where we set up camp.

Day 5: San Francisco - Chairo - Coroico (1300m/4,265ft)

In the morning we’ll cross the river Kuskap before climbing the "the ascend of the devil" to reach the village Sandillani. Around 13h00 we arrive to the small village Chairo (1300m/4,265ft) where a car awaits us to bring us to Coroico a buzzing village in the midst of the Yungas.

Day 6: Coroico - La Paz

The morning is free to explore the surroundings of Coroico. After lunch a car brings us back to La Paz


Important: Itinerary can change as a result of weather conditions and some sights are not accessible at all times – Boost Bolivia cannot be held responsible for any changes in itinerary and sights not visited as a result.

    • General Information

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    Support Team: Spanish/English speaking guides.

    Guaranteed departure: from 2 people

    Group size: 2 to 12 people

    Accommodation: 4 nights in tent, 1 night in hostel 

    Porterage: Porterage of collective material is included. Your luggage will be transported either by plane, car, boat, and bus to the first camp then you will have to carry the personal belongings during the trek (10kg10kg/22lb per person)

    Included in the price:
    - Specialized trek guide
    - Water and land transfers as indicated in the program
    - Entrance fees to sites visited, national parks and museums as indicated in the program
    - Collective trek material (tent, mats,
    - Meals as mentioned in the program
    - The assistance of specialised local guides, their fees and expenses
    - The assistance of our local teams; driver(s) and logistics department (24/7)
    - Visits as outlined in the program

    Not included in the price:
    - Personal porterage fo personal material and gear
    - Personal trek gear and material
    - Meals not mentioned, drinks, tips, individual equipment, everything not mentioned in “included in the price” and all personal expenses
    - Individual obligatory personal travel insurance (this could be included with your credit card please check with your credit card provider) 

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