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SALKANTAY MOUNTAIN AND HUMANTAY LAKE
MINIMUM 2 passengers
PRICE 150 Usd
LOCATION Cusco
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SALKANTAY MOUNTAIN AND HUMANTAY LAKE 2 DAYS

Trip Overview

Tour Type: Nature walk in Cusco
Good For: Everyone, done in small groups or privately
Difficulty: Moderate
Consideration: Please remember comfortable shoes.
Season: From January 1 to December 31.
Duration: 2 Days.

Itinerary

PACKAGE DETAILS | HUMANTAY LAKE TREK

DAY 01 CUSCO – MOLLEPATA – SORAYPAMPA – HUMANTAY – SORAYPAMPA.

We will pick you up from your hotel between 4:30 to 5:00 am. We will then travel in our private transportation to Mollepata village (2 hours approximately) located in the lush valley of the Apurimac River.

After our breakfast in Mollepata, we will continue our journey towards Soraypampa (3900msnm), where we will start our 1:30 steep climb up to Humantay lake located at (4200 msnm or 13779 feet).

*  The climb is definitely worth it and when you reach the op, you will be greeted by the wonderful Apu Salkantay and the spectacular Humantay Glacier Lake.

This place was considered sacred in Incan mythology. If you are feeling really adventurous, you can go for a quick swim in the glacier lake!

*You can rent a horse to get up to or down from the lake, if the climb is too challenging.

After visiting this important place we will return to our camping spot and eat lunch overlooking the beautiful panoramic view of the snowy peaks.

Sleeping: Camping in Soraypampa.

DAY 2: SORAYPAMPA – SALKANTAY MOUNTAIN VIEW – SORAYPAMPA – CUSCO

We will wake up early to catch the beautiful sunrise over the Andes. We will eat breakfast in our basecamp and then you will have the opportunity to do an optional 2.5-hour hike to see the Glaciar of Salkantay. After taking in the breathtaking views and taking lots of pictures, we will return to the campsite. There we will eat another delicious lunch and then return to Cusco.

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Included

INCLUDED:

  • Pickup from your hotel in Cusco
  • Transportation from Cusco to the trailhead
  • Chef
  • Meals: 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner (vegetarian options available)
  • Camping tents (one tent per 2 people)
  • Foam Mat for sleeping
  • Professional tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Transportation from Soraypampa to Cusco
  • First aid equipment
  • Entrance to Salkantay

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Extra expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Horse from Soraypampa to the lake $40 USD & Soraypampa until the Salkantay viewpoint $55 USD
  • Sleeping bag $7 USD

What to Bring?

WHAT TO BRING

  • Original passport or identity card
  • Daypack for personal items
  • Comfortable clothing and appropriate footwear (hiking boots or sneakers recommended)
  • Extra money for souvenirs and handicrafts
  • Camera and charger
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Water

RECOMMENDATIONS

RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Daypack
  • Sun hat
  • hiking boots
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal medication
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Extra camera battery
  • Snacks
  • Good vibes because you will be visiting sacred Incan places

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