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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Hiked this with Weiki tours on August 6-7 2017 as a solo female. I was put in a group with 2 guides and 8 other people (only one other female) and I booked through Mb backpackers hostel for about $110 USD. We left at 8am,...More

Thank Erika K
Reviewed March 11, 2018

I did this climb in 1 day. We left around midnight from Arequipa to drive to the starting point a few hours away. We walked about an hour before we reached base camp to have breakfast. Then we hiked to the top, stayed for a...More

Thank 203stef
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

6075 meters high. This volcano is accessible in 2 days only (even 1), just make sure you're acclimatized, because not all companies ask you. In march it was snowing on us at night, so in addition to the planned cold and altitude, 50cm of powder...More

Thank aviel a
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

The tour was suppose to include an English speaking guide, water and snacks,  maintained bikes with a repair kit and spare parts, finish at 2. None of these things were included!!!! Our tour was changed to accommodate requests of two other passengers, which was fine...More

Thank Irabaimatova
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I booked to climb Chachani the day after we returned from the Colca Canyon tour. We were a little sore already but are fairly tough. We completed the first days climb easy enough but this was only a two hour hike. The...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed August 9, 2015

In 2013 I hiked Misti volcano with Quechua Exploring Agency and had very positive experience. This year I came back to Arequipa with strong desire for climbing the second, higher pick near the city - volcano Chachani. Obviously I started looking for the agency I...More

Thank Weronika H
Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Chachani is an incredible trek! The views from the top are amazing! I went with Peru Swiss Tours ( office on Jerusalem street). I took the 2 day/ 1 night tour; which allows for extra altitude acclimation time. The guide, Alfredo, knew the mountain so...More

1  Thank MCO16
Reviewed October 26, 2013

Decided on this trip as wanted to be able to say I'd mountain biked down a volcano! I booked this trip through one of the numerous tour operators near the Santa Catalina Monastery and must say that I did NOT get what I paid for....More

Thank twjchapman
Reviewed September 25, 2013

I did a half day mountain biking trip down Chachani with a couple of friends. We went with 'Expeditiones y Aventuras', a tour company with an office near the Santa Catalina Monastery. We were driven in a 4x4 up to about 4000m and biked down...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

I biked down chachani and it was awesome! Long drive up but then the views are amazing and the ride down was so fun. I have only done fairly easy mountain biking before and parts were a bit challenging, but I loved every minute of...More

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