Carstensz Pyramid Expedition

As one of the world’s Seven Summits and the tallest mountain in Indonesia, Carstensz Pyramid rises above the rainforest of Papua at 4,884masl. Located on the west of Sudirman Range mountains, it is the only area on earth’s Equator line that is covered with glacier snow. Experience a true adventure by traversing through a rich cultural trek with the local indigenous tribes, breathtaking views, and challenging climb to the summit ridge.


Carstensz Pyramid Expedition


Day 01.Jakarta - Timika

Gather at Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta airport for flight to Timika. Upon arrival at Timika airport, you will be picked up and transferred to hotel, check-in, then free time. Overnight at Timika.

Day 02.Timika - Sugapa

Fly to Sugapa by regular/chartered flight. Enjoy the view of Sudirman Range mountains from the top during the flight. Free time. Overnight at homestay in Sugapa.

Day 03.Sugapa – Suanggama

Acclimatization day at Sugapa, gear check and trekking preparation. Afterwards, transfer to Suanggama village by motorbike. Overnight stay at Suanggama village.

Day 04-07.Suanggama – Camp I – Camp II – Camp III – Camp IV

Start trekking through the beautiful rugged landscape with river streams and lush montane forest of Camp I and ascending to Camp II’s alpine landscape then across the ridges and valleys of alpine plateau at Camp III. Continuing the trek to the rock shelters of Camp IV with its alpine zone elevation.

Day 08.Camp IV – Lakes Valley Basecamp

Spectacular final trek approaching the Lakes Valley Basecamp with its breathtaking scenic view. Overnight at Lakes Valley Basecamp.

Day 09.Lakes Valley Basecamp – Carstensz Pyramid

Early in the morning, summit attack to Carstensz Pyramid and enjoying sunrise along the way to the top. Afterwards, back to basecamp to rest and stay overnight.

Day 10-14.Lakes Valley Basecamp – Sugapa

5 days return trek to Sugapa with more opportunity for photography and closer observation of landscape, flora, and fauna. Overnight at Sugapa

Day 15.Sugapa – Timika

Fly to Nabire by regular/chartered flight. Free time. Overnight at Timika

Day 16.Timika – Jakarta

Free time at Nabire until it is time to go to airport for the flight back to Jakarta. End Of Program

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