Cerro Quimal

Let yourself be seduced by the splendid Quimal, the main peak of the Domeyko mountain range. It will take you to an altitude of 4,270 meters above sea level, in an ascent with panoramic views over the most characteristic hills and volcanoes of the Andes. Unique trekking during which you will learn a lot about the Likan Antai cosmovision, as well as the myths and legends that surround this mountain.

Tour Details

  • Time:
    7h - 17h
  • Maximum height:
    4278 masl
  • Duration:
    4 to 5 hours.
  • Slope:
    600 mts.
  • Intensity:
  • Includes:
    snack, technical and/or thermal clothing if necessary
  • Option:

All our tours include: 4x4 cars, trilingual certified guides, professional safety materials (radio, oxygen, etc.). The entrance fee to the parks are not included. Get more information here.

*Timetable and itinerary details are provided for information purpose and may vary according to the season or climate conditions.

Tour Itinerary

We will start our departure from San Pedro de Atacama, a 2 hour and 30 minute trip in a comfortable 4x4 vehicle to the base of the hill.

On the way, we will be able to enjoy the best geological approach of the Domeyko Mountain Range from its highest point.

Hiking and Climbing

Our expert guide will make us discover the petroglyphs hidden in the area and the spectacular salt river. We will make a small trek through the Condor Canyon, where we will appreciate different and impressive colors in the mountains, making it a unique and unimaginable event.

Once there we will begin our ascension trek that will take between 4 to 5 hours.

The Andes

Technically, it is an easily accessible mountain for all levels, offering a privileged and exclusive panoramic view of the magnificent mountain range of the Andes.

So what to bring?

  • 1-2 L of water
  • Windbreak
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Canes
  • Hat

Don't you have trekking shoes, pants, a coat, gloves or other? Don't worry, we'll provide it at no extra cost. That's also the Locaventuras experience!

Need more info?

If you need more information, or want to know our alternative options, please write to tours@locaventuras.com. Our team is also available to answer all your questions by phone at the (+56) 9 4407 0213 (Whatsapp also). Get in touch!

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