טיול זה הוא חווית הטיפוס האולטימטיבית באקוודור. למשך תקופה של 5 ימים תטפסו על שלושה מהרי הגעש הגבוהים ביותר בשדרת הרי הגעש: אלינזה צפון, קוטופקסי ולבסוף צ'ימבורסו -הזדמנות לעבור את מחסום 6,000 המטרים. חברת גוליבר התאימה את התוכנית להדרכת אנשים המעוניינים לטפס בגבהים של 4,000 עד 6,000 מטר, כולל הכנות לטיפוס קרחונים באמצעות תוכנית. טיפוסים אלה מציעים נוף מרהיב של שדרת הרי הגעש שמתחתיהן. תוכנית זה דורשת כשירות גופנית גבוהה והכנה טובה מראש.
This tour is the ultimate mountaineering experience in Ecuador - South America! Over a period of 5 days you will climb 3 of the tallest volcanoes in the Avenue: Iliniza Norte, Cotopaxi and finally the mighty Chimborazo; giving you a chance to break 6,000 meters (19685 feet). This program is developed to educate and instruct people in high altitude climbing of 5000-6000 meters (16404 - 19685 feet), including preparation of climbing glaciers with the ice-climbing tour program. These climbs offer spectacular and unsurpassed views of Ecuador and the Avenue of Volcanoes below. Due to the demanding and physical nature of this program, we require that you be in good physical condition and acclimatized prior to commencement.
(Note: All times are approximate, except starting time)
Day One: Ilinizas Norte 5126m (16,800ft).
A scrumptious breakfast of your choice will be served in preparation for your first climb.
We will depart by car to the base of Ilinizas.
The first climb begins to the rugged peaks of the Ilinizas, taking a break for an energy packed lunch and of course to take in the magnificent views these mountains.
Upon returning to Papagayo you will be rewarded with a delicious slice of cake and a steaming cup of coffee or tea.
Day Two: Cotopaxi Preparations.
A giant breakfast of your choice will be served bright and early in preparation for your day.
Depart for Cotopaxi National Park.
And so begins your final preparations for the ultimate adventure ahead! You and your professional guide will spend the afternoon going over the proper usage of all the equipment (ropes, crampons etc.) you will need for your climb. Additionally, important safety procedures will be discussed.
A special high-altitude preparation dinner & tea will be served at the "Jose Rivas" Refuge 4800m (15748 ft). You will then be encouraged to get some rest in preparation of your climb.
Day Three: The Climb COTOPAXI 5897m (19,300ft).
On the stroke of midnight you will commence your climb, battling the elements up Cotopaxi!
Depending on your climbing experience, you can expect to arrive at the Summit of Cotopaxi for a magnificent display of colors as the morning sun begins to flood the sky.
By mid morning you should be back at the Refuge, where you can take a well earned break!
Return to PapaGayo for lunch and an afternoon of rest.
Day Four: Chimborazo Preparations.
Start the day with hearty breakfast of your choice.
Depart for Chimborazo.
Arrive at "Whimper" Refuge for lunch and admire the spectacular views.
Eat a wholesome dinner and rest for the last climb!
Day Five: The Climb CHIMBORAZO 6310m (20,700ft).
The final ascent begins up the challenging 6300m high volcano!
Depending on your progress, reach the first Summit "Ventimilla" 6200m
Make the final Summit "Whimper" of 6310m!!!
Descend to Refuge where you can marvel at the task you have just completed!
Arrive back at PapaGayo.
For an addition $10, a delicious and relaxing dinner will be served back at Papagayo, complete with Champagne to mark this special occasion. (Included in Royal package).
Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances (such as weather conditions or health risks), there may be a chance that you will be unable to reach the all of the summits. That being said however, we do promise not only a fantastic but unforgettable experience, complete with fully qualified and highly experienced guides, fresh and hearty meals, lots of laughter, and of course good cold beers!
It is important that you have current travel insurance. Please inform us of any medical problems you have.
All Gulliver cars come with advanced satellite tracking devices to control position and speed, or for extra safety in an unlikely case of an accident. Every car has full insurance. We always make sure to fulfill the highest security and safety standards for all our clients.
We put a lot of effort in organizing the tour, therefore cancellations require 24hrs notice. If you wish to cancel we will give a 50% refund. Any shorter notice cancellations will not be refunded.
Please note tips for our guides are not included in the price. If you enjoyed your trip, a tip of around 10% would be greatly appreciated.
Professional bilingual guide, specialized climbing equipment, return transport to climbing locations, 2 nights accommodation in private room at PapaGayo hosteria, 2 nights accommodation in National Park, free wireless internet access, breakfast and lunch for 5 days, whilst in National Parks. Dinner can be purchased at PapaGayo restaurant whilst staying at the hosteria.
*The tour departs from our hacienda PapaGayo, if you require private transport from Quito please advise our staff.
5 Star- Royal
This package includes:
Private tour, airport pickup, full return transportation from Quito, professional bilingual guide, specialized climbing equipment, return transport to climbing locations, 2 nights accommodation in private room at PapaGayo hosteria, free wireless internet access, breakfast, lunch for 5 days, beverages including soft-drink, beer, 2 nights accommodation in the National Parks, 2 dinners in National Parks, celebration champagne at PapaGayo upon completion of Chimborazo!