Back to top

Crossing the Andes

Warmshowers Forums Disabled

Dear Warmshowers Community, we know this is a time of concern for everyone around the globe due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  In an effort to streamline communication and better address the current needs of our community in a timely manner, we are temporarily disabling the forums and directing everyone to the Warmshowers Facebook Group. This will allow the Warmshowers Community a centralized place for comments, questions, and concerns related to touring and hosting. As always, we ask that you follow our community guidelines when posting.

Facebook Group:

Please note: For technical questions see our FAQ's to address your question or use the Contact Us form for technical support ONLY.  We will not be providing any information on travel or hosting requests through the Contact Us form.

3 envíos / 0 nuevos
Último envío
WS Member Imagen de WS Member
Crossing the Andes

We are planning to cross the Andes next winter. We have never done anything like this so we are totally naive in this sense. I would greatly appreciate any advice, recommendations and warnings from anyone who has done it by bike.

Our plan is to stay at guesthouses or other accommodation, or camp as a last resort (not sure if we would find enough accommodation along the way).

We would be crossing them through Los Andes - Uspallata.

Thank you!

WS Member Imagen de WS Member
Try searching the forums

That's not a difficult crossing, there's plenty of accommodation along the way.

actually, haven't you already had this question answered?

WS Member Imagen de WS Member

Yes, I should have done some search before. Thank you for the links you quoted, I think they are very useful, in addition to the reply you posted in my first thread.

About the fact that I already posted something about this trip before on WS, this time I just wanted to focus on crossing the Andes.