Join us on our adventurous day hike excursion to beautiful Humantay Lake! ou will witness incredible scenery as you drive to the starting point of our day hike. The Humantay Lagoon is famous for its crystalline turquoise waters and the snowy Humantay and Salkantay Mountain peaks behind it, making it one of the most impressive places in the Andes Mountains.
Today, your trekking adventure to Machu Picchu finally starts! Our guide will pick you up at your hotel in Cusco between 4:00 am and 4:30 am. Passing through the local communties of Izcuchaca and Limatamboe, we will drive together with the group to Mollepata (approx. 3 hours) and have a nutricious breakfast. We will then drive to Soraypampa (3,900 meters/12,800 feet) and start our hike to the famous Humantay Lagoon! After 1.5 hours of hiking, we will arrive at the lagoon (4,220 meters/ 13,850 feet) with incredibly blue-green water and the snowy Humantay and Salkantay Mountain peaks behind it, making it one of the most impressive places in the Andes Mountains. We will take some time to admire the breathtaking views, and our local guide will explain the history and importance of this place. You will have plenty of time to explore this unique place on your own. We will descent to Soraypampa and take our transportation back to Mollepata for lunch. Finally, we will drive for approximately 3.5 hours back to Cusco, where we will drop you off at Plaza San Francisco.
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Our guide Rubén Zavala was fantastic, always in a great mood, spoke great English and looked after everyone in our group, making sure we were all ok throughout the days. I really cannot recommend him highly enough. Thanks Rubén!
The scenery throughout was amazing, the food was good and I met some great people. 🙂
Amazing company 😀
We had a great time with KB Adventures, our tour guide Elias was amazing, taught us a lot about Quechua language, was very knowledgeable and lots of fun. Really well organised and the campsites are lovely.
We had such a great time wirh KB Adventures! Dorian, our tour guide was very good, he explained a lot and had such a positive energie. Also, everything was pretty good and well-organized! Would definitely recommend KB Adventures. Thank you for everything, especially thanks to Dorian!