AITO: The Association of Independent Tour Operators

Trekking in South America by Adventure Alternative

Andes Range from trail to Mount Aconcagua summit

At 6962m, Mount Aconcagua is the highest peak not only in South America, but in the Western Hemisphere. A physically and mentally challenging climb, the trip requires some experience and knowledge of camping, cooking and climbing in cold weathers. This guided expedition offers both the Horcones or Vacas Valley route, rewarding climbers with spectacular views across the Andes Range.

At 6962m, Mount Aconcagua is the highest peak not only in South America, but in the Western Hemisphere. A physically and mentally challenging climb, the trip requires some experience and knowledge of camping, cooking and climbing in cold weathers. This guided expedition offers both the Horcones or Vacas Valley route, rewarding climbers with spectacular views across the Andes Range.