Volcano Tour - 7 Days

Puerto Varas, Chile
Period of time: more than 24h
Price: from 1270,75 € per person (Scale price)  
Category:: Trekking/Klettern
39 Cumbre

Organisational Details

Scale price: from 3 person 1270,75€ per person

Participants: 2-8 person (Open tour)

Registration: 14 days before deadline

Languages: English, Spanish

Booking option: Booking on fixed rate

Description of Tour

A hike of just under 100km, which follows the path formed by the volcanoes Casa Blanca and Osorno.

Our first base camp at the Bertín Lagoon we find in the National Park Puyehue in the province of Osorno. From here we climb the volcano Casa Blanca. The descent leads us south and brings us to the nearest Rupanco Lake. In "Las Gaviotas" a secluded village, without roads or telephones, we are warmly welcomed by local families and strengthened we take up the further way towards the Todos los Santos Lake. We pass the lagoon "Los Quetros", the hot springs "El Callao" and enjoy a unique view of the volcano Puntiagudo. Arrived at Todos Los Santos Lake we cross it on a small boat to enjoy the sunset from the shore. The next day we master the hiking trail "Paso Desolación" to the base camp of Osorno Volcano. We climb Osorno volcano on the north slope and choose the normal west route for the descent to arrive at Teski mountain hut, where our transport to Puerto Varas is already waiting for us.

Tour itinerary summary:

- T-01: Arrival to Puyehue National Park. Trekking to Bertín Lagoon.

- T-02: Climb: Volcano Casa Blanca.

- T-03: Trekking from the crater 'Raihuén' to 'Las Gaviotas', at Rupanco Lake (16km).

- T-04: Trekking to 'Los Quetros' lagoon and 'El Callao' hot springs (23km).

- T-05: Trekking to 'El Rincón' port, at Todos Los Santos Lake (14km). Boat trip to the foot of the Osorno volcano.

- T-06: Trekking up to 'La Picada (12km).

- T-07: Climb: Volcano Osorno.

We will send you a detailed tour itinerary by mail as PDF if you are interested.



Local guides (Spanish, English), climbing permit, National Park fee, excursions (as indicated in the tour itinerary), transport (as indicated in the tour itinerary*), equipment (rope, helmet, harness, crampons, ice axe, carabiners, slings, rappelling equipment, camping equipment, cooking/kitchen equipment), Insurance for the excursion (Seguros Interamericana), meals and accommodation (as indicated in the tour itinerary), Efirst aid equipment(WFR), and salvage equipment in case of an accident, satellite phone (4USD / minute), satellite GPS messenger and/or VHF radios.

* Transportation is subject to tour schedule and availability. We reserve the right to change the type of transportation to meet the schedule. If the tour itinerary includes luggage carriers or pack horses, the maximum weight for these is 15kg per person.

Insurance: The insurance taken out when booking the tour covers death and accidents during the excursion: trekking, volcano climbing, rafting, canyoning, canopy. The insurance is taken out by HAE Ltda. We will be happy to inform you about the amount of the insurance on request. It is the responsibility of the travelers to take out additional life and/ or travel insurances.


Not included: personal equipment, life and/or travel insurance, luggage carriers or horses , additional costs in cities, meals (if not specified in the tour itinerary or menu included), additional nights (if not specified, or in case of changes in the tour itinerary), alcoholic beverages, tips, anything else not explicitly mentioned in the program. Equipment to be brought by the participants: Hiking/climbing clothes (in "layer system", gloves and headgear), hiking boots (leather or plastic), sandals, gaiters, swimwear, towel, sunglasses (reserve glasses), backpack ( 55lt.), travel bag (with lock), sleeping bag (synthetic, -7°C comfort), sleeping pad, hiking poles, headlamp, (spare batteries), bottle or water bag for 1l of water, camera, sunscreen (face and lips). INFO: It is also possible to rent equipment. Contact us for more information about your appropriate equipment..


Requirements: No mountaineering / climbing experience is required, but physical fitness for up to 12 hours of continuous load with luggage as well as the construction of the tent site and assistance with cooking is required. Assessment of the fitness of participants is subject to the judgement of the mountain guides.Participant and age restrictions: For people aged between 12 and 70 years. Not suitable for persons with heart problems, or a disability that prevents this physical activity, pregnant women, and persons under 18years of age without written permission from a parent or guardian authorized by the parent or guardian. Please seek advice on health issues from a sports medicine specialist before deciding to participate.Number of participants: Minimum 2 / maximum 8 people per expedition. Contact us if you are a larger group.We reserve the right to cancel or modify an upcoming tour in the event of inclement weather or other reasons regarding safety, as assessed by the tour guides. In this case the tour may be postponed or cancelled. In case of cancellation of an ongoing tour due to bad weather, at the request of the participants, accidents, or other reasons, payments made will not be refunded. We expressly point out that the booking of this tour cannot include the right to a summit ascent..

Information about the Guide of the Agency

Joseacute; Miguel, married to Sandra, and so with one leg in Chile and the other in Ouml;sterreich. He studied Visual Communication Design, understanding how to see the world in ways other than the purely vertical of climbing.In 2004-2005 he participated in the ldquo;Technificacion Programrdquo; of the ldquo;Federacioacute;n de Andinismus de Chilerdquo;, completed courses at the ldquo;Escuela Espantilde;ola de Alta Montana ndash; EEAMrdquo; in 2008, and in 2010 the WFR ndash; 80h first aid course of the Ecomed Foundation.JM realized expeditions in northern, central and southern Chile as well as Argentina, in the Alps, the Pyrenees, the Dolomites and the mountains of the Caucasus. In addition, he has climbed many multi-pitch routes in rock and ice all over the world. JM counts over 50 high alpine ascents, including:: Aiguille du Midi, Dr. Hernan Cruz, the Buracchio-Delgado canal in Cerro Punta Negra, numerous volcanoes in Chile: Puntiagudo, Osorno, Calbuco, Puyehue, Casa Blanca. San Pablo and San Jose in northern Chile, Cerro Arenas, Zmutt Ridge on the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc and an attempt on Mount Elbrus in Russia.nbsp;Matiacute;as Andreacute;s father of Isidora and a member of the volunteer firefighters of the 4th Company of Osorno and SAR ONG.Matiacute;as studied tourism in Inacap, Osorno ndash; Chile. He completed courses of orientation, mountaineering and climbing in the ldquo;Federacioacute;n de Andinismusrdquo; Chile and the ldquo;Escuela Espantilde;ola de Alta Montantilde;ardquo;, as well as the Wilderness First Responder ndash; First Aid Course (CSE / WFR) ndash; conducted by the Ecomed Foundation in 2009 . He worked between 2008 and in Peulla as a tourism guide.At the age of 13 years to mountaineering and climbing in the Andes of southern Chile. He realized climbs on the European continent and in the Andes, including the Zmutt Ridge on the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc, the attempt of ldquo;Swiss-Routerdquo; in Grand Capucin, the south face of the Marmolada, unlocking the ldquo;Via Chilenardquo; on Mount Tronador. In addition, he climbed the volcano San Jose, the volcanoes Casa Blanca, Puyehue, Calbuco, Osorno, Mocho ndash; Choshuenco, Puntiagudo and made the first absolute ascent of ldquo;Cerro Isirdquo; in the Cordon ldquo;Los Cenizosrdquo; in the Suuml;den of Chile (2007). In the area of Valle de Ishinca and Valle de los nevados Alpamayo y Quitaraju he climbed the summit of Tocallarju (6032m).


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José Miguel & Matías

Foundation 2009
What I offer: Mountaineering, Trekking & Volcano Tours in Southern Chile.
Language: English, Spanish
Booking: Tours with fixed price, Individual Bookings
Profession: Agency
Foundation: 2009