By doing trekking access to carstensz base camp, we suggest you should prepare by doing the exercises: physical, technical climbing (jumar and rapell), and mental.
With trekking you will pass through all the heavy terrain, such as: up and down hills, crossing the river, walking on fallen trees, tree bridges, on roots, mud, every rainy day, snow, and wind. and also daily trips take 7-8 hours.
Expedition with trekking; 6 days trekking, 2 days acclimation and summit, and 4 days return trekking with same track.
We prepare all camping supplies during expeditions, such as: sleeping tents, dining tents, dining tables, chairs, and cooks.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Denpasar – Bali, Indonesia|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 17:00 PM for a prompt departure at 18:00 PM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:30 PM.|
|EQUIPMENT / GEAR||More details please visit this page https://www.carstensz-expedition.com/equipment/|
|INCLUDED||All required permits in Jakarta and Papua
Airport transfers in Jakarta/Bali and Timika or Nabire
Accommodation based on twin share in Bali (1 night per arrival/before leaving to Timika/Nabire) & at Timika or Nabire
Domestic flights (Bali/Jakarta – Timika/Nabire -return)
Chartered flight Timika-Ilaga OR Nabire-Sugapa & return
Meals as per the itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
Camping gears (sharing dome tent, kitchen equipment, dining tent,serving table, chairs)
Experienced mountain guide, cook & field asisstant
Satellite Phone for group daily report
Fixed rope on Carstensz Pyramid wall
Camping, dining, and cooking equipment (incl. cutlery)
Porters up to 17kgs per client
Overweight on all flights
Personal climbing and camping equipments
Extra food and beverages
Personal expenses (laundry, phone call, hotel’s minibar)
Evacuation or rescue cost (but we provide helicopter for emergency)
Any expenses due to the flight delay or cancel
Indonesia Re-entry Visa USD 35/pax – VISA ON ARRIVAL
Day 1 > Arrival in Denpasar/Bali
Day 2 > Flight To Timika/Papua
Shortly after midnight flight to Timika/Papua with Garuda Indonesia
A 3-hour flight will bring us to Timika, a small but nevertheless important city. It is the supply point of the Grasberg Mine. This makes it the workplace of many people, which is why Garuda Indonesia offer direct flights to Timika. Here, we’ll make last preparations for the expedition. Overnight stay at a hotel.
Day 3 > Flight Timika (80m)–Sugapa (2244m)–Suanggama (2018m)
Day 4 > Suanggama (2018m)–Salt Factory camp (2380m)
Day 5 > Salt Factory camp (2380m)–Indisaga camp (3230m)
Day 6 > Indisaga camp (3230m)–Ebay camp (3584 m)
Day 7 > Ebay camp (3584m)–Nasidome (3734m)
Day 8 > Nasidome (3734m)–New Zealand pass–Base Camp (4273m)
Day 9 > Ascent of the Carstensz Pyramid (4884m)
You will pass the bridge cable (previously tyrolian). Arriving at the top is usually at 9 or 10 am (please enjoy the natural scenery from the top of carstensz pyramid and do not forget to capture yourself).
Day 13-14 > Hike back from base camp–Illaga or Supaga
Day 14 > Flight Illaga or Sugapa–Nabire or Timika–Denpasar
Day 15 > Flight back
Day 16-17- Reserve day for bad weather or delayed flight etc.
Already in open 2018 schedule for international group with access; trekking and by using helicopter. Welcome to see and determine your expedition schedule, and let us know.
If you have your own group (minimum 4-5 people), you can make your own schedule
|Departur Date||Access to the Base camp||Description||Remarks|
|June, 23rd 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|June, 26th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|July, 11th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|July, 15th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|August, 5th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|August, 19th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|September, 16th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|October, 7th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|October, 14th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|October, 23rd 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|November, 11th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|
|November, 17th 2018||Trekking Expedition||Join International Group||Open|