Salkantay Trekking
Humantay Lake
IMPRESSIVE PARADISE IN THE MOUNTAINSHUMANTAY LAKE

Humantay Lake

DURATION 01 Day
ACTIVITIESTrek, Adventure
MAX. ALTITUDE4200 m / 13779 ft
HIKING HOURS:3 Hours
LEVEL: MILD Activity Levels
PRICE $100 USD Reserve this tour

DESCRIPTION

Humantay Lake Trek map and itinerary
TREKKING MAP
Salkantay Trekking offers high altitude ecotourism in the mountains, in complicity with nature, witness this new experience in the Andes. LIVE an authentic experience joining a group of explorers like you who seeks to achieve their dreams in the Andes of Peru.

DAY 1: FULL DAY | Cusco – Soraypampa – Humantay Lake

Walking time: Approx. 5 hours (including picnic en route).
Level of trek: Difficulty moderate.

Full Itinerary

Humantay Lake
Humantay Lake
Very early in the morning (approx 4:00 am) your mountain guide and our driver will pick up you from your hotel.
The first stop of the day will be at Mollepata to have breakfast and fill us with the energy we'll need to continue our trip up to Soraypampa at 3920m.a.s.l. Here you will have the opportunity to get to know the Sky Camp which is located in front of the majestic snowy Salkantay and Humantay. After a brief rest we will prepare ourselves to start the trek upwards until we reach the highest point of the trail, on our way crossing wonderful landscapes surrounded by a complex of mountains.
You will surely be impressed with the panoramic view of seeing the turquoise lake at 4200 masl. 13779 ft. close to an astounding glacier.
After we will return to the Sky Camp where their personnel will be waiting for us with lunch.
Our transport will be waiting for us to return to Cusco at 5pm approximately.

What is Included?

  • Pick up from your hotel in Cusco.
  • Mountain guide (english and spanish).
  • Touristic transport from Cusco to Soraypampa (beginning of trek)
  • Breakfast.
  • Snacks.
  • Entrance to the Humantay Lake.
  • Lunch at the Sky Camp.
  • First aid kit equipment.
  • Transportation back to Cusco.

Not Included:

  • Hiking boots.
  • Waterproof gloves.
  • 01 hat with neck and face protector.
  • Poncho.
  • Sun block: Factor 70 or more.
  • Sunglasses with UV protection.
  • 01 waterproof jacket.
  • 01 waterproof trousers.
  • Personal medication.
  • Bottle of water or camelbak.
  • Camera and extra battery.
  • Snacks.

Price

TRIP LENGTH 1 DAY
2019 LAND COST FROM $100 PER PERSON
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT Payment per person:
$100
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Please complete the form below to request a reservation. One of our Trip Coordinators will contact you, often within two business hours, to confirm availability of the trip and/or provide you with other options. Once availability is established, we will ask for a deposit and a completed online registration to confirm your spot on the trek. Please call us at (+51) 958191179 with any questions or to confirm availability over the phone.

"Thank you for considering salkantay, Unfurtnately due to the rainy season and trail maintanance we will be closed from the 31st of January till the 28st of February. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you, we are working to provide you a better service !"


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THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR CHOOSING SALKANTAY TREKKING!!

Thank you for choosing Salkantay Trekking! We will do everything in our power to take care of you and ensure an enjoyable trip of a lifetime in Peru!

Why Book with Us?

Salkantay Trekking pioneered trek-based adventures over ten years ago, and we remain committed to small, low-impact groups keen to not just see, but experience our range of remote destinations.

Expert Guides

Expert Guides

Our expedition staff are experienced, enthusiastic and among the best in the industry - they are our secret to success.

Small Groups & Big Adventures

Small Groups & Big Adventures

Travelling with us will always feel like going with friends and not with a group of strangers in an organized tour.

Our Experience

Our Experience

With ten years’ experience and over 25 Packages to Machu Picchu alone, our team knows how to deliver a successful expedition.

Fantastic meals

Fantastic Meals

The food is one of the most important things on the trek, we bring balance, and nutritive food along the trail, most of our meals are buffet with.

Environmental Sensitivity

Environmental Sensitivity

Education and conservation are our passion. We aim to create lifelong ambassadors for the protection of all wilderness areas.

Camping Equipment

Camping Equipment

When renting a camping tent or renting a backpack from Salkantay Trekking Company, you are renting camping gear and backpacking.

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