Lares trek 2 Days 1 Nights

Outdoor Activities in Pucará

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Lares Trek 2 days 1 night, is a travel alternative that offers a combination of breathtaking landscapes, culture and traditions that still live, this trek will take you through a spectacular landscape of mountains between 2850 meters above sea level and 9200 meters above sea level, lakes, you can observe animals in Its natural habitat, such as alpaca and llama, will also have the opportunity to spend the night near the traditional Andean people of Peru.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productDAY 1: CUSCO – LARES THERMAL BATHS – HUACAWASI You will be picked up from your hotel at 6:15 a.m. M, to go to the city of Lares, where you started hiking, during the trip we will stop in Calca, where you will have your breakfast and buy things that you would have forgotten. Arriving in Lares you will enjoy the medicinal waters of Lares (2300 masl) and then have lunch.Our first camp will be Huacawasi (3750m / 12303f). After lunch we will do 4 hours of walking. The first night we will spend the night the riders will be with the armed camp and then sleep. • In Vehicle: 4 hours • In Walk: 4 hours DAY 2: HUACAWASI – SONDOR – STEP SACSAYLLAME – ARURAY COCHA – YURAK COCHA – PUCARA Early after breakfast we will head to the highest peak for 4 hours along a very steep path, the pass of Sacsayllame or Hucahuasi at 4600m / 15091ft. We will be accompanied by an emergency horse, this trek is full of mountainous areas, extensions of agricultural land, as well as different Andean villages. After reaching the highest peak, descend to a lagoon where you can recover or rest for a while, while the cooks prepare lunch. After lunch we will descend for 4 hours to the forest where you can see trees like the Queuña, typical tree of the Andes, We will arrive at our camp in Pucara (3100m / 10170f). A wonderful place where you will receive hot drink and some snacks on arrival before we can take our vehicle to Cusco or if you have a ride to Machupicchu we will leave Ollantaytambo where the train station is.  • On hike: 8 hoursDuration: 2 hoursLocation: Cusco Transport & Tours, Cusco, Cusco Region

What’s included

  • Private transport
  • Professional bilingual guide (Spanish and English)
  • High quality camping equipment (we use professional tents, Doite, model Kailas 3, extra light / 4.5kgs and Doite, Himalaya model, extra light / 4.5kgs, both are for 2 people Mattresses, dining tent with table and chairs, bathroom store)
  • Kitchen and kitchen equipment, meals during the excursion (breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks / vegetarian option)
  • Riders and mules, for all the camping equipment and personnel (up to 6 kg)
  • Emergency horse
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Entry/Admission - Cusco Transport & Tours

What’s not included

  • Sleeping bag (if you do not have a sleeping bag, there is the possibility of lending one)
  • Hostel in the village of Ollantaytambo
  • Tips froom the guide.