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TRAVEL TO HUMANTAY LAKE

EXCURSION: TRAVEL TO HUMANTAY LAKE

Enjoy the magical Humantay lake nestled in the foothills of the imposing Salkantay snow and the Andean landscape that surrounds the environment.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Recommended duration: One full day (06: 00-18.00 hrs)

Type of Tour: Nature

Activity Level: Medium walk required

Day trip to the Humantay lake located at an altitude of 4,200 meters with stunning views of the splendid turquoise lake that is a jewel of nature that is fed by the Apu Salkantay snow covered completely snow.

PRICES.

RECOMMENDATIONS

To make this hike, it is important to bear in mind that the altitudes are exceptional (they reach up to 4200 meters above sea level). So we recommend doing this tour only if your health conditions are good.

PRIVATE
VEHICLE
PRICE WITH DRIVER ONLY PRICE WITH ENGLISH SPEAKING GUIDE
(USD$) (USD$)
SEDAN / SUV
2-3 Pers
$ 183.00 $ 299.00
VAN
5-6 Pers
$ 206.00 $ 402.00
Short MINIBUS
10 Pers
$ 266.00 $ 402.00
Large MINIBUS
15 Pers
$ 297.00 $ 442.00
BUS
30 Pers
N/A N/A

06:00 a.m. Pick up from the hotel and transport to the town of Mollepata by a paved road of approximately 2:00 hs.

08:30 a.m. Transport from Mollepata to Soraypampa for Approx 1 hours where the vehicle will wait for our return.

09:30 a.m. Starting point of our ascent adventure to the Humantay Lake for Approx 1 hours.

12:00 pm.  Descent to our starting point of the trek for 40 minutes approx.

14:00 hs.   Transport returning to Cusco

17.30 hs.   Left at the hotel.

  • Round trip transportation, Cusco-Soraypampa-Cusco.
  • Private professional guide (Optional – Highly recommended)
  • Oxygen balloon and first aid kit.
  • Walking sticks. US $ 5 per Person
  • Box lunch. US $ 15 per Pers.
  • Tickets. US $ 5.00 per Pers.
  • Poncho for the rain.
  • Good walking shoes.
  • A coat because the temperature can vary rapidly.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Sun protection cream.
  • Water.
  • Candies and cookies
  • Camera and batteries well charged.