• Español
  • English

Humantay Lake – 1 Day Tour

Are you in Cusco? If so, do not miss the great mountains! Sacred mountains for the Incas that hide incredible landscapes and colorful lagoons. Humantay lake 1 day, is an excellent tour that will take you to the heart of these mountains, where you will live a unique experience reaching high altitudes of 4600 meters above sea level where the beautiful, blue and green Humantay lake is located.

The Humantay lake walk is a journey that will take you to the heart of the great mountains in the region of Cusco, the lagoons and the majestic landscapes will make your visit a unique and unforgettable experience.


Type of tour: walk

Duration: 12 hours approximately.

Availability: Daily departures.

We recommend visiting: Between March and January.


Our trip starts at your hotel, at 5 o’clock in the morning our bus leaves the city of Cusco and we travel for 2 hours until we reach the town of Mollepata where we stop to have breakfast. Then we continue for 40 more minutes until we reach the SORAYPAMPA station, which is at the foot of the Salkantay mountain. From this point we will walk for about 2 hours until we reach the beautiful HUMANTAY lagoon, we will have enough time to enjoy the beauty of this magical place and then we will return to the bus, finally after lunch we will return to the city of Cusco arriving at approximately 6:00 p.m.

Inclussions / Exclussions


* Tourist transport

* Professional tourist guide

* Food (Breakfast + lunch).

* Tour tickets

* First aid kit and oxygen


Horse service (can be rented for a cost of 90.00 Peruvian soles)


What to bring:

  • Day bag pack
  • Rain gear
  • Wool hat or beanie
  • Sun hat
  • A pair of gloves
  • Scarf
  • Fleeces or sweaters
  • Hiking shoes
  • Mineral water
  • Personal medications
  • Sunscreen
  • Snacks (chocolates, energy bars, nuts, etc.)
  • Photo camera (make sure that your batteries are fully charged)
  • Extra cash money, preferably Peruvian soles

Related Tours