Humantay Lake Hike
The Humantay Lake Hike will show you the amazing turquoise Lagoon, which stands in the middle of majestic sacred snow mountains of Humantay and Salkantay. This Humantay Lake Tour from Cusco will also include a beautiful hike between glacier mountains surrounded by stunning landscapes.
Our Humantay Lake Tour is perfect for those planning to get used to the altitude before the Inca Trail Trek. With Humantay Lake Hike, travelers are also able to experience more of the Cusco’s surrounding countryside. Enjoy the Humantay Lake private service with the best local guides.
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Humantay Lake Hike Tour From Cusco Full Day
For our Humantay Lake Hike, we will pick you up from your hotel at 5:00 am in our private vehicle. We will drive for 2 hours to the village of Mollepata located northwest from Cusco. Once at Mollepata, we will enjoy our delicious breakfast and continue our journey to Humantay Lake.
Our private transport take us through scenic route for one hour to Soraypampa, which is located at 12,792ft.
Your expert guide will give you some indications before starting the Humantay Lake Hike. This natural wonder is at an altitude of 13,612ft, and at the foot of Humantay snow Mountain. From here, we hike towards our final destination.
After an hour and a half of walking along the magnificent Cusco geography, we will arrive at the wonderful spot. The high snowy mountains standing around the incredible beauty of Humantay Lake.
We will have plenty of time to appreciate the views of Humantay and Salkantay Snow Mountains. Also, you can take all the pictures of this wonder of nature.
After our Humantay Lake Tour, we go back to Soraypampa campsite and take our transport back to Mollepata for lunch. Here we will have about an hour to enjoy our delicious lunch with the great views of the Andes Mountains.
Finally, we will return to Cusco in our private transport. Arrival in Cusco city around 7:00 p.m. and drop you off at your hotel.
Length: full day
Tour Type: Private Service
Lodging: No hotel
Meals: buffet lunch
Activity: Nature & Adventure Tours
Hike to Humantay glacier lake in Peru.
Observe dramatic vistas of the Salkantay snow Mountains.
Prices are per person
The Humantay Lake tour is perfect for friends, couples, and families because you can leave any date you wish. With our premium tours, you can also set your pace to maximize your experience. You do not have to wait for anyone else the Humantay Lake tour starts with only 02 passengers.
Humantay Lake Hike Includes:
- English speaking tour guide.
- Round trip touristic transportation Cusco – Soraypampa
- Meals: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch.
- Entrance ticket to Salkantay.
- First-aid kit.
Humantay Lake Peru Excludes:
- Emergency Horse in case you need it.
- Drinks and snacks.
- Any other item not specified in the paragraph included.
Bring for Humantay Lake Tour:
- A small rucksack with personal stuff.
- Original passport.
- Rain jacket or rain poncho.
- Trekking boots are recommended.
- Hat or cap to protect you from the sun.
- Sun block, at high elevation, is easy to get the sun burn.
- Insect repellent – minimum recommended 20% DEET.
- A roll of toilet paper.
- Your own medical kit.
- Cash for tipping staff.