Volcan Ubinas

Elevation (feet): 18,609
Elevation (meters): 5,672
Continent: South America
Country: Peru
Range/Region: Peruvian Andes
Latitude: -16.348576
Longitude: -70.902283
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug

Thanks to Allex and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Un volcan 80 km al este de Arequipa. Hay posible tomar un bus publico al pueblo Ubinas por 4 US dolares. El autobusero conoce lo mas mejor sitio para salir. Una o dos horas delante del pueblo.

Ascencion es facil y dura cinco horas. Son variosos caminos a la cumbre. Crampons son convenientas, pero no indispensable. Desde la cumbre es posible ver propio crater y otros volcanos. En todas partes esta mucho de polvo y ningunos turistos.

The volcano is located 80 km to the east from Arequipa. The cheapest way how to get there is using public transport, bus to the village Ubinas. It costs USD 4.

Bus driver will get you an advice where is the best start for track, you have to leave the bus 1-2 hour before arrival to village. The climb is not

difficult and it will take you five hours. Crampons are advisable but not necessary. From the summit you can see the crater of Ubinas and other surrounding

volcanoes. Everywhere is a lot of dust and there are not tourists.

Thanks to Allex for this description.