Acotango in Mountain Bike

An exciting high altitude descent

Live this adventure in 3 days ...

GREAT DESCENT FROM 6000 m.

Combine climbing to a 6000 and an unforgettable mountain bike descent

A totally different adventure, a perfect combination of mountain climbing and mountain bike. Acotango considered the most accessible mountain in the western mountain range..

  • 3 DAYS OF TOTAL ADVENTURE
  • DARE TO MAKE THE HIGHEST DESCENT IN BOLIVIA
  • CLIMB A MOUNTAIN OF 6000 M. AND DESCEND IT BY BIKE
  • ENJOY THE HOT SPRINGS WITH THE BEST VIEW OF THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN OF BOLIVIA

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Tour Summary

 Acotango offers us the perfect mountain to do this adventure, considered the most accessible mountain in Bolivia is an incredible place to go mountaineering and arrange it with mountain bike descent.

DID YOU KNOW?

In November 2018, the Bolivian Mountaineering team was the first to achieve the first bike descent since 6000m. on this mountain.

Day 1

We drive from La Paz across the flat desert-like Altiplano,When we arrive at the Sajama National Park we will have the chance to take a walk through the town, we will obviously use our bicycles, before dinner and bed.

Day 2

We start early, and take a 4WD to an amazing 5,700m! From here, the summit (6052m) is 3 to 4 hours on foot. Depending on snow conditions, we might need to use crampons, Walking sticks are recommended. Having summited we return to to the middle part of the crater where our bicycles will be ready to start the descent our transport will go in front, the descent is fun and we will quickly reach 4200 where the ground becomes flat, if we wish we can pedal as far as we can.In the afternoon we will return to the town of Sajama and then we will enjoy the hot springs "we will need it after having passed an area with a lot of dust" in the night our dinner and rest.

Day 3

After breakfast we head to the nearby geysers for short walk and then drive back to La Paz.

Bilingual mountain bike guide (Spanish- English)

Double suspension bikes

Food during the tour

Protective equipment/knee protector, gloves,full face helmet.

Private transport

Mountaineering boots/ if is necessary for climb the summit

Lodging in Sajama

Please take with you:

Good walking/hiking shoes

Wear dark glasses

Hat/sunscreen/sunglasses

Camera

water proof jackets and pants

Tour details:

Longitude: 27 km

Days: 3 day

Season: July to December

Activities: Mountain/Bike

Difficulty: F

Location: Volcanic area

Type: Private Tour

Guide: English Speaking

Experience: Basic/Medium