Starting point of the hike (4000m/12,750ft).
Maximum Altitude: (4,300M, 14,107Ft)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,
Hiking Hours: 3 to 4 Hours
This day hike is Ideal for: Couples,friends,families,students
Cusco – Mollepata – Soraypampa / Humantay lake and return to Cusco
We will pick you up from 4:30 a.m.to 5:00.a.m from your hotel in Cusco. We will then travel by private van to the village of Mollepata in the rich countryside of the Apurimac valley.The scenic trip lasts for 2 and a half hours before we arrive at Mollepata Our van normally stop at the town of Mollepata about an 30 minutes to give tourist the opportunity to have breakfast. Then We will continue our journey towards Soraypamapa, the start of our trek, at (4000m/12,750ft). We will start hiking up a moderate slope for one and a half hours until we reach Humantay lake to Humantay Lake(4,300M, 14,107Ft).From this point, we can soak in the spectacular views of the urquoise waters of Humantay Lake that lay peacefully at the base of the picturesque Humantay Glacier and is one of the most stunning places in the Cusco Region.We will continue our downhill trek for one and half hours to our Soraypampa located at (4000m/12,750ft)), and have lunch. Finally, after an amazing day journey, you will travel for 2 1/2 hours in a van before you arrive back at your hotel/hostel. Your arrival time in Cusco will be approximately 18:00 p.m.
US$40 per person
What is included:
Pick up from your hotel
Guide in English and spanish
Transportation to the start of the trail
Breafast and Lunch,
First aid including an emergency oxygen bottle
Tip, for your chef, guide and driver
What you need to take
Long sleeved shirts
Polar or thermal clothing
sweater and Warm jacket
Waterproof pantsand jacket
Hat or cap for the sun
Optional items to take:
Where is Humantay lake is Located?
It is located by one and half hours by hike Soraypampa base camp of the Salkantay trek
When does the tour start and finish?
Since the location is 3 1/2 hours away from we will have an early start at 4.30 a.m. The tour finishes at 18:00 p.m.
Is breakfast and lunch included?
Yes, you take breakfast in Mollepata and the lunch in soraypampa
Is there a toilet on the bus?
No, however we can stop for toilet breaks.
What is the maximum altitude?
The maximum altitude we will reach is (4,300M, 14,107Ft)
What will I do if I suffer from altitude sickness?
We will treat you accordingly. We carry oxygen cylinders and altitude tablets.