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Private Tour to Humantay Lagoon from Cusco

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    Enjoy the landscape of the Andes of Peru and the ancient practices and customs of the wonderful culture in sacred places and destined to special events like ceremonies towards the "APUS" PACHAMAMA and one of the main places chosen to be able to visualize the Andean constellations in the Milky Way. During this one-day trek to the Humantay Lake from Cusco. wamos Ascend to this wonderful and scenic lagoon of colorful water of turquoise, green, yellow colors all a mix and show for the delight of your eyes. Located at 13,779 feet (4,200 meters), learn about its sacred place in Incan mythology during its ascent. An on-site buffet lunch is an added bonus.

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    We are going to provide a complementary free pick up from your Hotel or private location, once we meet you, we will set up everything for our departure and start our adventure to the Humantay Lake with a 3-hour-drive in private Air conditioned Minivan transport to Soraypampa a local community located at (3850 m.a.s.l.). Soraypampa is the campsite where we will stop and get ready our equipment to start our Hike, before it we will enjoy the delicious and powerfull tea of Coca leaves to prevent any altitude disorders. In Soraypampa is optional to enjoy a delicious breakfast to start our day before beginning our trek. We will start our trek up to the Humantay Lake (4200 m.a.s.l.) with beautiful views and if the sky is clear enough, we can see the impressive snow-capped Salkantay and Humantay. It is a 1.5-hour-walk Average to the lake with a low to moderate difficulty, close by the Lagoon you will realize how worth it was the Hike when you see the magical and wonderful view of the lake. Optionally you can hire a horse instead. We will have enough time to take pictures, bring an offer to the Apus or Pachamama, After some free time relaxing and finding yourself connected with the Nature, we will start our descent to Soraypampa of about 1.5 hours, which is a lot easier than the way up. In Soraypampa lunch will await us and after some rest we return to Cusco where we will arrive at 6 p.m.

     Times Approximate of the Journey:
    • 5:00 - 8.00 Cusco – Soraypampa
    • 8:00 - 8.30 Optional Breakfast in Soraypampa village
    • 8:30 - 10.00 Hikking to Laguna Humantay
    • 10:00 - 11.30 Free time
    • 11:30 - 13.00 Hikking back to Soraypampa
    • 13:00 - 14.00 Lunch in Soraypampa
    • 14:00 - 17.00 Soraypampa – Cusco
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We offer a complimentary pick up service from your Hotel.
    Departure Time
    5:00 AM
    Duration
    10h
    Return Details
    complementary free Drop off at your Hotel or private location in Cusco
    Inclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks, Hot Morning tea is served before the Hike during the Morning
    • Lunch is served in the local Village
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • First aid kit including oxygen (for any emergency)
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Walking sticks for the hike
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Not recommended for pregnant women, Not recommended for participants with back problems
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • We rent the walking sticks for the hike for extra USD 5:00, let us know in advance
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

    My friend and I booked this private tour because we had a flight to catch in the evening and didnt want to get caught up in a group tour that might not get back in time. We made the absolute BEST decision to go with...More

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    cuscoholidayperu, Owner at Cusco Holiday Peru Servicios Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2019

    Thank you very much for those nice words. I am very proud to offer you the travel experience. which is your reason for traveling. For me it will always be my passion and pleasure to be able to share my knowledge and my time with...More

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