The Takesi trek is a popular trek from La Paz with some of the best Inca paving in the Andes.
Mostly downhill it passes through cloud forest to semi tropical rainforest. It is available to trek in 2 or 3 days.
This is our Takesi Trek option. The Takesi trek is a popular trek from La Paz with some of the best Inca paving in the Andes. Mostly downhill it passes through cloud forest to semi-tropical rainforest. It is available to trek in 2 or 3 days and an English-speaking guide can be available upon request.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||In our Offices in La Paz or pick up in your hotel/hostel in near site|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 6:50 AM for a prompt departure at 7:00 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 18:30 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
English-Speaking Guide Option
If you wish to hire an English-speaking guide there is an additional cost – please see below.
An English-speaking guide is not always available and in case we cannot confirm it, we will obviously refund you the extra cost you paid. The larger the notice you give us, the more likely it will be that we can confirm the English-speaking guide.
If you don’t want to go on the trek unless you have an English-speaking guide, you must let us know in the Further Details section, otherwise if it is not available, we will still confirm the tour with a Spanish-speaking guide.
The trek requires a minimum of 2 people in order to leave but you can book for one and if we find more people the trek will go on that date. If we do not we can refund your money as per our cancellations policy.
You will be carrying your own personal belonging on this trek but not your own tent or any of the food. It is possible to hire porters for this trek at a cost of 40 usd$ per day.
Each porter can carry one backpack of up to 50L in size. You will need to choose the correct porter option in the Port Dropdox choice box below.
La Paz to Challapampa – Mountains and Inca Paving
Challapampa to San Francisco – Cloud Forest Views
San Francisco to Coroico – Semi Tropical Jungle Trails
The route would be as follows:
Day 1 – Ventilla to Takesi
Day 2 – Takesi to Kakapi
Day 3 – Kakapi to Yanacachi
If you wish to do the 3 day route choose the option “3 Day Trek” in the number of days drop down option box in the booking form below this product information page