Full Day Itinerary
Duration: Full Day- 7:00am- 6:30pm
Distance: 1.5hr hiking (roundtrip)
Elevation: 3537m – 3650 (11,680ft)
We begin the tour at 6:30am by picking you up at your hotel. 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 to the parking space in Pataqocha by 11:00am.
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 where we have the option to take a dip in the natural pools. By 2:00pm we make our way towards the van so that we can enjoy our box lunch outdoors with a beautiful view. After lunch, at approximately 3:00pm, we begin our 3hr return back to Ayacucho. Drop off at hotel or Plaza de Armas by 6:30pm.