Itinerary to Laguna Humantay y Paso Salkantay 2D/1N
Day 01: Cusco – Soraypampa – Lake Humantay – Soyroccocha.
Day 02: Soyroccocha – Salkantay Pass – Glacial Lake – Colpapampa.
DAY 01: CUSCO – SORAYPAMPA – HUMANTAY LAKE – SOYROCCOCHA
We pick you up at 5:00 am from your hotel to the town of Mollepata. Along the way, you can enjoy seeing some local towns like Izcuchaca and Limatambo. In addition, you will have spectacular views of the impressive valleys and the famous snow-capped mountains of Salkantay. Upon arrival at the town of Mollepata we will have a delicious Andean breakfast, and you also have time to walk through Mollepata. After an hour in Mollepata, we continue in the same car to Soraypampa.
Putting on our comfortable shoes, we take a 1-hour hike to Lake Humantay, enjoying the incredible views that surround us. Arriving at Humantay, we take the time to explore the lake and enjoy its beauty.
After spending time at Lake Humantay, we return to the trailhead at Soraypampa and then hike 2 more hours to our camp located at Soyroccocha. There we enjoyed tea time and then dinner. We sleep early, ready for the walk of the next few days.
Accommodation: camping facilities
Distance: 10kms / 6 miles
Time: 6 hours approximately
DAY 02: SOYROCCOCHA – SALKANTAY PASS – GLACIAL LAKE – COLPAPAMPA
After a delicious breakfast, get ready for some moderate climbing on your second day of hiking. In one hour, you will reach the highest point of the trek (4,650m/15,367ft). From here, we relax and enjoy nature in its purest form, feeling up to the enormous snow-capped mountains of Salkantay (6,217 m / 20,717 ft), Humantay and Huayanay, the area's rugged white rivers and lakes. small and humble. Off the main trek route, we take a side hike for half an hour to enjoy the panoramic and truly exquisite turquoise Lake Salkantay. Returning to our main trekking route, we will walk back to our original start, where we will have our lunch, and then take our van back to Cusco arriving at 6pm in the afternoon.
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch
Distance: 12kms / 9 miles
Time: approximately 7 hours
Pick up from the hotel in Cusco
Private transportation to Soraypampa, starting point of the tour
Food 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner. All these meals are prepared by our cook and his assistant.
Professional guide throughout the trip (English and Spanish)
Coca tea is served every morning in their shop
Transfer to the hotel at the end of the tour
Emergency horse to ride
DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Sleeping bag, you can rent in our office ($ 20.00 USD for the entire trip).
Trekking poles, you can rent in our office (the pair $15.00 USD for the whole trip).
Trekking poles (can be rented at the agency)
Camera with spare batteries
Sleeping bag (can be rented at the agency)
Headlamp (very important)
PRICES AND OPTIONS
OPTION 1: $ 243 Per Person SHARED SERVICE (GROUP)
(GROUPS OF 6 TO 8 MAXIMUM)
$288 Per Person
PLACES TO VISIT