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Humantay Lake 2 days

 

Imagine staying in our incredible Sky Camp in front of breathtaking mountains, where checking in means opening the doors to a sky full of stars and constellations forming an exceptional night.


We 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 Per´.

 

Itinerary

 

DAY 1: CUSCO | CHALLACANCHA - SORAYPAMPA – SKY CAMP - HUMANTAY LAKE

 

Walking time to Sky Camp: 3 hrs (Included lunch and rest).


Walking time to the turquoise lagoon: 3 hrs (round trip)


Level of trek: Moderate to difficult


Overnight: Sky Camp 3900 m. 12834 ft


Salkantay sky lodge


Sky Camp Very early in the morning your mountain guide and our driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco.


The first stop will be in Mollepata to have breakfast, then we will continue our route until Challacancha for a short rest, from this point we will begin our walk towards Soraypampa.


In this first opportunity, we will initiate a physical challenge that will help you to acclimatise to the altitude.


We will arrive at our destination, Sky Camp, located at the front of the majestic and snowy Salkantay and Humantay, where the reception staff will be waiting for you with an exquisite lunch and after there´ll be some free time for us. We will prepare to start a light walk towards the turquoise lagoon of Humantay, 4200 masl.


We will spend an unforgettable night accompanied by thousands of stars and constellations.

 

DAY 2: SORAYPAMPA | SKY CAMP - SALKANTAY PASS - CUSCO.

 

Walking time: 8 hours (Included lunch).


Level of trekking: Challenging, we will cross the highest mountain pass 4,638 m (15,213 feet).


Salkantay Pass Today is the grand day, because we will reach the highest point of the trek where you will cross marvelous landscapes bordered by a great complex of mountains, and we will gradually ascend a way known as "THE TRAIL OF THE 7 SNAKES", until reaching the impressive Abra Salkantay at 4.638 masl 15.213 ft. The time really freezes when you think that you will tell of a unique and unforgettable experience.


After enjoying a view of the snowy mountains and feeling the force of nature we will pass through a great stoney scenery and we will descend until arriving at our lunch point in a place called Soyrococha.


After lunch we will descend towards Soraypampa and in the distance, we will have a remote view of the great snow-covered forest of stones.


It is rewarding the effort because we will take the memory of a great experience. We will continue our final steps to Sky Camp where the transportation to Cusco will be waiting and we will arrive at 6pm approximately .

 

Travel Data

TRIP LENGTH

Level

2

Moderate

DAYS

 

Excellent

4.5/5

Duration :

2 days

Departure :

Cusco (04:30)

Return :

Cusco (18:30)

Destination :

Salkantay pass

Language :

English / Spanish

Difficulty :

Moderate

 

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WHAT IS INCLUDED?

Breakfast, Lunch, snacks, dinner.

Private transport to/from Challacancha.

Professional guide (English/ Spanish)

Night in the Sky Camp

Entrance to the Humantay Lake

Entrance to the Salkantay pass

First aid kit equipment

 

NOT INCLUDED:

Horses

Sleeping bag

Tips for the guide

 

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Sun glasses with UV protection

Poncho / Raincoat

Waterproof gloves

waterproof jacket

waterproof trousers

Hat with neck and face protextor

Personal Medication

A bottle of water

Strong walking shoes

Camera and extra battery

Extra Cash

 

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