Full-Day Trek to Humantay Lake from Cusco with Guide

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Full-Day Trek to Humantay Lake from Cusco with Guide

Enjoy an incredible experience through the Andes in a full-day hike. Discover the magical turquoise lagoon of Humantay and learn about the Andean meaning, and how important this place was for the Incas. Find exotic flora and fauna along this hike through beautiful valleys escorted by a professional guide. Enjoy your time to take pictures and walk around before heading back to Cusco.


After the early pickup at 4:00am, the adventure towards the Humantay Lagoon starts. Enjoy the beautiful geography of the place, mountains, andean animals and fields of crops for approximately 2 hours on the way to Mollepata village, where you will stop for breakfast.

After breakfast, a private minivan will take you to the community of Soraypampa for about 45 minutes. Upon arrival, start the hike for an hour and a half until you reach the Humantay lagoon. A professional guide will tell you about the history of the lagoon and how important this place was for the Incas.

Take pictures and walk around before heading back to the community of Soraypampa and take the minivan back to Mollepata. Enjoy lunch there before returning to Cusco. The expected arrival in Cusco is 5:30pm.

Stop At:

• Humantay Lake, Cusco 08002 Peru
• Salkantay Trail, Peru

Informacion Adicional
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Bring a rain jacket and suncream"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 04:15 AM
Duration: 14 Hours
Start location: Plaza Kusipata, F2M9+5X2, Cusco 08002, Peru
Traveler pickup is offered
If your hotel is located in the historical center of cusco and have access for a car we can pick you up if not you have to come to the meeting point

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Hotel pickup
  • Transport from Cusco to Soraypampa (roundtrip)
  • 1 Breakfast , 1 lunch (Vegetarian option)
  • Professional guide (English and Spanish)
  • Private tourist transport
  • Oxygen bottle and first aid kit box

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off (We finish in the center of Cusco)
  • Entrance fee ( 20 soles )


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