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Humantay Lake - Private Service

  • Duration

    Full Day /

  • Price per person

    $149USD

13,779ft.

MAX. ALTITUDE 13,779ft.

2-8

GROUP SIZE 2-8

2

LEVEL Mild ACTIVITY LEVEL

  • Cusco
  • Mollepata
  • Soraypampa
  • Humantay Lake

Thi amazing trail is a part of the route to the famous Salkantay trek. We will visit the first Soraypampa camp, where we will start our ascent to the Humantay Lake (4200 masl / 13 779 ft)

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Highlights

Full Day Humantay Lake – Private Service

Humantay Lake Day Trip – Humantay Lake Tour from Cuzco: An extraordinary adventure, ideal for nature and ecotourism lovers. Above all, or those who love walking and observing exotic flora and fauna, impressive snowy peaks (Humantay, Salkantay, and others).

Most importantly, this fantastic journey will give you time to know the Humantay glacier lake in all its splendor and tranquility. So, you will be fascinated by so much natural beauty that awaits the Humantay mountain near the second-highest peak of Cusco.

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  • Meals: Continental Breakfast / snacks / fresh lunch
  • Distance: 7 km / 4.35 Miles.
  • Minimum altitude: 2,900 masl / 9,515 ft
  • Humantay Lake altitude: 4,200 masl / 13,779 ft
  • Humantay Lake difficulty: Moderate
  • Duration: 12 Hours
  • Departure: Cusco (05:00 am)
  • Return: Cusco (05:00 pm)

Itinerary

Humantay Lake Tour From Cuzco

Firstly, we will be waiting at the door of the hotel at 05:00 in the morning to be able to take you on a trip of around 3 hours to the village of Mollepata (2,900 masl / 9,515 ft). Consequently, we will have a delicious breakfast and recover energy to go to Soraypampa (3,850 masl / 12,631 ft). After that, we will start the walk to which our guide will look carefully at any problem that may occur, if you wish, you can rent horses offered by the inhabitants of the area.

During the ascent to Humantay lake day trip, we will have the opportunity to observe the diverse flora and fauna that inhabit the area. Likewise, we will find some native birds of the area, as well as to get great views of the Andean landscape. Consequently, once we arrived in the area, we will enjoy our small lunchbox and replenish our energy. Subsequently, we will be delighted with the spectacular views of the Humantay Lagoon (4,200 masl / 13 779 feet) and its turquoise waters where you can take panoramic photographs. Above all, we will thank the Pachamama and the Apus in a small ritual with coca.

After having relaxed, we will descend to Soraypampa where our transport will be waiting for us to take us to Mollepata. Arriving here, we will take our lunch, to later transport ourselves back to the city of Cusco and leave it in the hotel. In this way, we had concluded our Humantay lake day trip.

Inclusions

HUMANTAY LAKE DAY TRIP INCLUDES:

  • Pick up from your hotel in Cusco.
  • Professional tour guide (English and Spanish).
  • Touristic transport from Cusco to Soraypampa (beginning of trek)
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Entrance to the Humantay Lake.
  • First aid kit equipment.
  • Return transportation to Cusco.

NOT INCLUDES:

  • Water.
  • Tips for your crew
  • Travel Insurance – you are strongly recommended to take out travel insurance for the duration of your trip.

Prices & Departure dates

Departure Dates:

Certainly, Inkayni Peru Tours offers DAILY DEPARTURE, as long as we have a minimum of 2 hikers.

HUMANTAY LAKE DAY TRIP IS BASED IN NUMBER OF PEOPLE IN YOUR GROUP

****Daily Departure with at least 02 people****

Number of Pax Price per person US Action
02 people $ 149.00
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03 people $ 129.00
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04 people $ 119.00
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05 people $ 99.00
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06 people $ 89.00
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07 people $ 79.00
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08 people or more $ 69.00
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Things to Bring

WHAT TO BRING – FULL DAY HUMANTAY LAKE

  • Original Passport
  • Hiking Boots
  • Waterproof jacket or rain poncho
  • Warm jacket
  • Hat and gloves
  • T-shirts (quick-dry)
  • Comfortable Trekking Pants
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen (SPF 35+)
  • Toiletries and hand sanitizer
  • Personal medication
  • Camera and film
  • Flashlite with spare batteries (or an environmentally friendly option)

Why Us?

WHY CHOOSE INKAYNI PERU TOURS?

Certainly, Inkayni Peru Tours is working continuously to become one of Peru’s most responsible tour operators. Ideally, we try to keep our groups to a limit of 8 people. Therefore, Since we entirely operate all of our treks, we have complete control over the quality of our service. So, We want to make sure that you have a great experience in all of our treks.

Above all, It is also crucial that everyone involved in the operation of our services is appropriately treated and cared for, and that the benefits brought by tourism are shared throughout the Peruvian communities.

Despite the fact that our porters and our staff are working very hard to make a living, we try to make their time as enjoyable as possible, along with the guarantee that our porters are respected, paid fairly (above & beyond the accordance with the Porters Law and requirements set down by the Ministry of Labor) and have warm & dry accommodation and plenty of nutritious hot meals to eat. Although many other trekking companies will tell you this, few companies act to care for their porters genuinely.

Also, you can check our more than +1000 reviews on TripAdvisor

DEPARTURE Full Day Humantay Lake :

So, Any day that is best for you as long as we have a minimum of 2 trekkers

GROUP SIZE Humantay Lake day trip:

Above all, Small Groups anywhere between 2 – 15 people, to keep your experience unique and assure personalized attention.

THE BEST FOOD FROM THE ANDES MADE BY PROFESSIONAL CHEFS

Certainly, Inkayni Peru Tours is proud of our Andean foods, and our staff loves to eat! We work only with professional chefs for full day Humantay Lake tour.

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