TAKESI TRAIL 3 days
We offer this classic short trek, similar to the Machu Picchu Inca trail, for those who only have a short stay in the city of La Paz, because you can also do this trek in 2 days if you wish.
This tour, which runs between the mountains of Illimani and Mururata, presents spectacular views and unforgettable moments in the mountainous, high valleys of the Cordillera Real.
Day 1. LA PAZ – TAKESI
Departure La Paz, from Plaza San Francisco, by road transport, 2 hour trip, of some 42 miles, we arrive at amine, where our walk begins. We follow a pre-Columbian Inca route, old and very well preserved. After half an hour climb we reach the 4,650m pass. From there we descend into the valleys. Our first camp is near the village of Takesi. A total of 5 hours of trekking.
Day 2. TAKESI – KAKAPI
The next day we descend into lower, warmer regions, the trail is surrounded by giant ferns and a variety of flora, begonias, orchids, and there are opportunities to see many different birds and other Andean wildlife. After 5 hours of trekking we arrive at the campsite at Kakapi, a beautiful and very pleasant place to spend our last night of the trip.
Day 3. KAKAPI – CHOJLLA
Four hours of trekking to the river Takesi and we start to climb up to Chojlla (a mining town) where we have lunch before returning to the city of La Paz in the early afternoon.
* Private Transport.
* Power Lunch, dinner and breakfast.
* Tent, camping equipment and sleeping mat.
* Kitchen equipment
* Sleeping bag.
* Warm clothes.
* National Park Entrance Fees.
* Backpack, 60 liters.
* Backpack, 5 liters.
* Snack, chocolate etc.
* Personal Insurance.