HUMANTAY LAKE 2 DAY

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Duration:

2 Days

Tour Type:

Hiking

Ratings:

5 star rating

Group Size:

2 Min, 10 Max

This is the perfect combo of off the beaten path and semi luxury camping. Bizarre mix indeed! You will have the opportunity to see incredible landscapes and stay overnight in one of the most unique Igloo experiences in all of Peru. Oh and did we mention our night sky? Prepare yourself to see amazing amounts of stars including the milky way galaxy!

Our two day tour is perfect for those short on time and unable to do the classic 4 day Salkantay trip. Avoid the campsite and experience this unique accommodation in the Andes mountains! Prepare yourself for some great hiking and endless amounts of photo taking. Book your tour below!

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Included Activities

  • Private Transport from/to hotel
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Emergency Oxygen Tank
  • Guided Tour of Humantay Lake including parking entrance tickets.

Accommodation

  • Igloo Accommodations (1 night)

Meals

  • Day 1: Light breakfast accompanied with coca tea, filling lunch, dinner
  • Day 2: Light breakfast & lunch

Transport

  • Private Van

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Humantay Dome 2D

Duration:
2 Days
Tour Type:
Hiking
Group size:
2 Min, 10 Max

$ 202.80

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ITINERARY    DAY

Day 1: Humantay Lake

Duration: 4:30am- 5:30pm
Distance: 3hrs to Igloos / 3hr hiking to Humantay (roundtrip)
Elevation: 3920m (12,834ft)
Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult

Our VSA mountain guide will swing by at 4:30am in the morning 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 igloo accommodations, 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 will be some free time for us. We will prepare to start a light walk towards the turquoise lagoon of Humantay, 4200 masl. After we enjoy photos and possible glacial dip,we continue back to our accomodaitons for where we will spend an unforgettable night accompanied by thousands of stars and constellations.

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Day 2: Soraypampa to Salkantay Pass

Duration: Full Day- 5:00am to 6:00pm
Distance: 8hrs
Elevation: 3,900m – 4,650m – 3,400m
Dificulty: Difficult

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 7 Snakes”, until reaching the impressive Abra Salkantay at 4.638 masl 15.213 ft. 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.

ITINERARY

Day 1: Humantay Lake

Duration: 4:30am- 5:30pm
Distance: 3hrs to Igloos / 3hr hiking to Humantay (roundtrip)
Elevation: 3920m (12,834ft)
Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult

Our VSA mountain guide will swing by at 4:30am in the morning 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 igloo accommodations, 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 will be some free time for us. We will prepare to start a light walk towards the turquoise lagoon of Humantay, 4200 masl. After we enjoy photos and possible glacial dip,we continue back to our accomodaitons for where we will spend an unforgettable night accompanied by thousands of stars and constellations.

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Day 2: Soraypampa to Salkantay Pass

Duration: Full Day- 3:00am to 4:00pm
Distance: 17km /10 miles (6-7 hrs)
Elevation: 5030m – 5200m – 41500m
Dificulty: Difficult

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