Humantay Lake Tour from cusco

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Enjoy this day trek, leave Cusco behind and hike along the beautiful valleys and white mountains to one of the most important lakes in Incan mythology. Humantay Lake is one of the most stunning places in the region. This adventure includes a professional guide, hotel pickup from Cusco City, entrance fees, and meals. Choose between a shared or private tour at the time of booking.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productWe will pick you up from your hotel between 3:30 to 4:00 a.m. depends of the location, We will then travel in our private transport to Mollepata located in the lush valley of the Apurimac River, which is approximately 2 hours away from Cusco. after mollepata we will continue for about 45 min more for a quick breakfast to get some energy before our hike! Pass By: Plaza Regocijo (Kusipata), Cusco, Cusco RegionWe will pass mollepata village located in the lush valley of the Apurimac river if you want buy some snacks is a good point to do it We will continue on our journey by car towards Soraypampa, approximately one hour (3900msnm). Here we will have breakfast and Lunch, we will begin our trek to Lake Humantay located at 4200mt (13779 feet). The hike up will take around 1 hour and 45 min and is a fairly steep hike up. If the climb is too difficult, you can take a horse up to the lake.Pass By: MollepataAll the hardship will be forgotten when you reach the top and see the magnificent Apu Humantay Lake. Up at the top we will learn about why this site was considered sacred for the Incas and take time to appreicate the breathtaking views. If you want to be super adventurous, you can jump in this glacier lake before we begin our descentPass By: Humantay Lake, Cusco, Cusco RegionWe will arrive in cusco 4:30pm to 5:00pm at this location Plaza de san francisco.Pass By: Plaza San Francisco, Cusco, Cusco Region

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup in Cusco city
  • Transport by private minivan
  • Professional guide
  • 1 American Breakfast, 1 lunch ( vegetarian option
  • Polar Blankets
  • 1 walking Stick
  • First aid kit and emergency oxygen
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Drinks


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • All entrance fees included