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Millpu Turquoise Lagoons day tour

5 star rating

1 day

Active

6 Max

Ayacucho’s hidden natural turquoise lagoons! The best time to visit Millpu turquoise lagoons? between April to November, the dry season in the Andes. The best part of all is that it is only a 30-minute hike. Be prepared to enjoy beautiful flora and fauna in every direction, as well as countless waterfalls and natural pools!

 

Discover this unique and off-the-beaten-path Millpu Lagoons tour that many are still unaware exists. Avoid the crowds and book your expedition below to be one of the only travelers on the path exploring the beautiful landscape! Be prepared to take tons of photos. Book below!

Millpu Lagoons 1D

Duration:
1 Day
Tour Type:
Active
Group size:
6 Max

$ 150.80

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

NOT INCLUDED

WHERE YOU'LL BE

Millpu Lagoons, Ayacucho, Peru

TURQUOISE MILLPU LAGOONS TOUR DETAILS

About Itinerary
Ayacucho - Turquoise Millpu Lagoons
We visit the ancestral textiles and ruins of Chincheros, the mystery of Moray, the salt mines of Maras and finish in the Inca battlefields of Ollantaytambo [See the Itinerary - Next Tab]

 

Technical Details

Departure Location: Starts in Ayacucho City
Duration: Full Day- 7:00am- 6:30pm
Distance: 1.5hr hiking (roundtrip)
Altitude: 3537m – 3650 (11,680ft)
Difficulty: Easy

 

Millpu Lagoons Activities

- Private Transport from/to hotel
- English Speaking Guide
- Guided Tour of Millpu Pools
- Parking entrance tickets.

Included Meals: Light Breakfast | Filling Box Lunch (Vegetarian, Vegan Options)
Accommodation: Not included, only pick up hotel
Transport: Private Van / Mini Van (2017 - 2021)
Emergency Oxygen Tank / Kit First Aid / Car Heating.
Tickets & Entrances: Included
Guide: English Guide (Spanish)

Day 1

Duration: Full Day- 7:00am- 6:30pm

Distance: 1.5hr hiking (roundtrip)

Altitude: 3537m – 3650 (11,680ft)

Difficulty: Easy 

We begin the tour at 6:30 am by picking you up at your hotel in Ayacucho city. If access is not possible to your hotel, we will meet at the Plaza de Armas Ayacucho. We begin our 4hr drive to Huacaraylla. Along the way, we stop at a small town for snacks and optional breakfast before arriving at the parking space in Pataqocha by 11 am.

After taking in the beautiful scenery of the area, we begin our 30-45min hike towards the magical turquoise Millpu lagoons. About 10mins further we reach the summit where we can observe waterfalls and impressive rock formations that make the canyon. As well as the turquoise lagoons as far as the eye can see! After about 30-45 minutes of exploring the summit, we make our way towards the start of the trail close to natural pools. By 2 pm we make our way towards the van so that we can enjoy our box lunch outdoors with a beautiful view. After lunch, at approximately 3 pm, we begin our 3hr return back to Ayacucho. Drop off at the hotel or Plaza de Armas by 6:30 pm.

*Note: Due to safety and conservation regulations of the destination, it's forbidden to enter the natural pools to take a bath, only the accesses are to take photos and videos.

 

Best Time To Visit the turquoise Millpu Lagoons? between April to November
About the Rainy in Millpu Lagoons -  December - March, Cloudy, not good access, no recommended.
CORONA VIRUS in Ayacucho: Moderated cases detected, safe destination | Taking a private tour is the only option in the meantime, we recommend going between 3 to 4 people maximum. The use of surgical masks is mandatory, the use of alcohol gel for hands is the same inside the car and closed spaces.

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