Illimani – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

Just coming down from the "ladder to heaven", Illimani photo


Photo credit: Joe Trussell

Illimani summit push photo


Photo credit: Fernando Briones

Illimani from base camp photo


Photo credit: Fernando Briones

  • Elevation: 6460 m
  • Difficulty: Basic Snow and Ice Climb
  • Best months to climb: May, June, July, August, September
  • Convenient center: La Paz, Bolivia

Illimani Climbing Notes

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Illimani:

1. Mururata (5871 m) 13.6 km
2. Muela del Diablo (3825 m) 28.4 km
3. Chacaltaya (5395 m) 50.1 km
4. Huayna Potosi (6094 m) 59.1 km
5. Condoriri (5648 m) 72.1 km
6. Cerro Mullu Apachita (5368 m) 79.8 km
7. Nevado Chearoco (6127 m) 104.6 km
8. Illampu (6362 m) 117.7 km
9. Ancohuma (6430 m) 123.4 km
10. Cerro Tunari (5200 m) 168.8 km


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