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Itinerary

Carstensz Pyramid Expedition Itinerary

(Dates/Prices/Itinerary Subject to change)

Please be reminded that scheduling changes and permitting including the cancellation of trips can happen at any moment. We may opt to fly in/out of different villages based current conditions. Trip Cancellation Insurance is highly recommended.

Day 1

Arrive Bali – Hotel – Expedition briefing & gear check

Day 2

Rest day, permitting and handling any lost luggage issues.

Day 3

Early Flight To Timika – Hotel – Rest – Packing & Final Check – Technical Meeting

Day 4

Flight To Carstensz Base Camp (Yellow Valley) – Arrive Yellow Valley. Acclimatization

Day 5

Acclimatization At Base Camp

Day 6

Summit Day

Day 7

Flight Out From Carstensz – Timika – Arrive Timika – Connect To Bali or overnight In Timika

Day 8

Reserve Day

Day 9

Reserve Day

Day 10

Flight To Bali – Hotel – Open Day In Bali

Day 11

Depart Bali

Carstenz was a lot more rewarding and fun then I had expected. Ben Jones did a great job with us. He is so kind, so patient, so easy to hang out with. I really liked him as a guide and as a person, he is **wonderful**.

Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: David Morton
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy
Photo: Brien Sheedy

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