Duration: Full Day 5:00-18:00 Hours
Type of Tour: Nature
Activity Level: Easy to Medium


The Humantay lake hike is located at an altitude of 4,200 meters with stunning views of the splendid turquoise lake that is a jewel of nature fed by the snow peak of the Apu Salkantay.


Humantay lake hike

06:00 am Pick up from your hotel and in private transport drive to the town of Mollepata on a paved road for approx. 2 hours. From here we continue for another hour to Soraypampa the starting point of your hike.
Hike up to Humantay lake for about 1.5 hours and explore the pristine turquoise colored lake.  Take many pictures of the surrounding looming snow covered mountains. Retrace your trail back to the waiting transport. Enjoy a box lunch and return to Cusco.


  • Round trip transportation, Cusco-Soraypampa-Cusco.
  • Private professional guide (Optional – Highly recommended)
  • Oxygen balloon and first aid kit.

Not Included

  • Walking sticks. US $ 5 per Person
  • Box lunch. US $ 15 per Pers.
  • Tickets. US $ 5.00 per Pers.

What to bring

  • 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.


Contact us now!

Contact (+51) 974 214 123 to book directly or for advice