Corazón Volcano

The hike up to the summit of Corazon Volcano is a beautiful experience in order to reach high altitude, surrounded by amazing views of the Avenue of Volcanoes. This 15,680 ft / 4,780 m inactive volcano is part of the Illinizas Ecological Reserve located at the western Andes mountain range.

We will drive to the southeast flank of this beautiful mountain to start hiking at 12.140 ft / 3.700 m through the moor until take the southern ridge, which has enjoyable rock scrambling sections. After approximately 4 hours of ascend we will reach the summit!
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Hiking Distance 8.3 mi / 13.3 km
Hiking Time 7 hours
Fitness Level Moderate
Technical Level Moderate
Maximum Elevation 15.680 ft / 4.780 m
Minimum Elevation 12.140 ft / 3.700 m

INFORMATION YOU SHOULD KNOW!

  • Corazón Volcano
  • Panoramic view of the Avenue of Volcanoes
  • Andean moor
  • Flora and fauna of the moor
  • Transportation
  • Bilingual certified guide
  • Box Lunch
  • Supply of fresh, clean water
  • Permits and park fees
  • Safety gear: climbing helmet, harness, ropes, carabiners (in case is necessary)
  • Extra meals
  • Extra sports and alcoholic drinks
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

REQUIRED

  • Day backpack (20 L)
  • Comfortable, warm clothing
  • Thermal gloves and hat
  • Comfortable hiking boots
  • Rain jacket
  • Cap, sunglasses and sun screen
  • Bottles or Camelbak to refill water for the hike

RECOMMENDED

  • Camera
  • Rain pants
  • Personal first aid kit and medicines
  • Dry bag to protect electronic devices and personal stuff
  • Trekking poles
  • Change of clothes and shoes
DAY HIKES
5P or more 4P 3P 2P 1P
$110 $125 $155 $195 $345

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