Private Tour To Humantay Lagoon From Cusco

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    5:00 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We offer a complimentary pick up service from your Hotel.
  • Return Details :
    complementary free Drop off at your Hotel or private location in Cusco
  • Cancellation Policy :
    • If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
    • Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

SalkantayorSallqantay(inQuechua) is the highest peak in theVilcabamba mountain range, part of thePeruvianAndes. It is located in theCusco Region, about 60km (40mi) west-northwest of the city ofCusco. It is the 38th highest peak in the Andes, and the twelfth highest in Peru.Humantayis a 5,473 metres (17,956ft) mountain in theVilcabambaRange in theAndesofPeru.
Enjoy the Andes of Peru and the ancient practices and customs of the wonderful culture in sacred places and destined to special events like ceremonies towards the "APUS" PACHAMAMA and one of the main places chosen to be able to visualize the Andean constellations in the Milky Way. During this one-day trek to the Humantay Lake from Cusco. Ascend to this wonderful and scenic lagoon of colorful water of turquoise, green, yellow colors all a mix and show for the delight of your eyes. Located at 13,779 feet (4,200 meters),

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Enjoy the landscape of the Andes of Peru and the ancient practices and customs of the wonderful culture in sacred places and destined to special events like ceremonies towards the "APUS" PACHAMAMA and one of the main places chosen to be able to visualize the Andean constellations in the Milky Way. During this one-day trek to the Humantay Lake from Cusco. wamos Ascend to this wonderful and scenic lagoon of colorful water of turquoise, green, yellow colors all a mix and show for the delight of your eyes. Located at 13,779 feet (4,200 meters), learn about its sacred place in Incan mythology during its ascent. An on-site buffet lunch is an added bonus.

ITINERARY

We are going to provide a complementary free pick up from your Hotel or private location, once we meet you, we will set up everything for our departure and start our adventure to the Humantay Lake with a 3-hour-drive in private Air conditioned Minivan transport to Soraypampa a local community located at (3850 m.a.s.l.). Soraypampa is the campsite where we will stop and get ready our equipment to start our Hike, before it we will enjoy the delicious and powerfull tea of Coca leaves to prevent any altitude disorders. In Soraypampa is optional to enjoy a delicious breakfast to start our day before beginning our trek. We will start our trek up to the Humantay Lake (4200 m.a.s.l.) with beautiful views and if the sky is clear enough, we can see the impressive snow-capped Salkantay and Humantay. It is a 1.5-hour-walk Average to the lake with a low to moderate difficulty, close by the Lagoon you will realize how worth it was the Hike when you see the magical and wonderful view of the lake. Optionally you can hire a horse instead. We will have enough time to take pictures, bring an offer to the Apus or Pachamama, After some free time relaxing and finding yourself connected with the Nature, we will start our descent to Soraypampa of about 1.5 hours, which is a lot easier than the way up. In Soraypampa lunch will await us and after some rest we return to Cusco where we will arrive at 6 p.m.

Times Approximate of the Journey:

  • 5:00 - 8.00 Cusco Soraypampa
  • 8:00 - 8.30 Optional Breakfast in Soraypampa village
  • 8:30 - 10.00 Hikking to Laguna Humantay
  • 10:00 - 11.30 Free time
  • 11:30 - 13.00 Hikking back to Soraypampa
  • 13:00 - 14.00 Lunch in Soraypampa
  • 14:00 - 17.00 Soraypampa Cusco

Inclusions

Bottled water

Snacks, Hot Morning tea is served before the Hike during the Morning

Lunch is served in the local Village

Professional guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Round-trip private transfer

Transport by air-conditioned minivan

First aid kit including oxygen (for any emergency)

Lunch

Snacks

Coffee and/or Tea

Exclusions

Gratuities

Food and drinks, unless specified

Walking sticks for the hike

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not wheelchair accessible

Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Not recommended for pregnant women, Not recommended for participants with back problems

Children must be accompanied by an adult

We rent the walking sticks for the hike for extra USD 5:00, let us know in advance

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate