Aconcagua Course & Ascent

The cost of the expedition ex Mendoza, Argentina is an inclusive cost and covers the following:

Inclusions

This is an inclusive cost and covers the following;

  • Adventure Consultants mountain guides
  • All expedition organisational requirements
  • Airport transfers if arriving on scheduled arrival date
  • All land transport within Argentina ex Mendoza
  • 2 nights accommodation in Mendoza (twin-share) on days 1,25
  • Accommodation (shared occupancy) and meals in San Bernardo Hut on days 2, 3 and at Penitentes on days 8, 9
  • All trek and expedition food ex Mendoza
  • Group Equipment: ropes, tents, stoves, cookware etc. and all supplies necessary to make a safe and strong bid for the summit(s)
  • Mule supported trek to Base Camps (maximum 25kg per person)
  • Porter support for all group equipment and waste
  • Regular written and photo internet dispatches for families and friends to follow your progress

 Exclusions

The expedition fee does not include the following:

  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Additional night's accommodation in Mendoza at the start and end of the expedition (arrive earlier than Day 1 if you need more time to purchase or rent equipment)
  • Hotel and meals at Penitentes at end of trip if the team elect to stay here rather than return to Mendoza
  • Aconcagua climbing permit fee, payable in Mendoza
  • Personal travel insurance / trip cancellation insurance / medical evacuation insurance
  • Meals and personal expenses in Mendoza
  • Return flights to Mendoza
  • Excess equipment over the 25kg per person
  • Any costs associated with an early departure from the expedition
  • Accommodation in Mendoza should the expedition return prior to the scheduled date
  • Gratuities to guides and local staff

The operation of the expedition is subject to minimum team number requirements being met.

 

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