If you are thinking about enjoy nature and trekking, this place is ideal for you. Humantay, is a snow-covered mountain that is part of the Andean mountain range and gives rise to the formation of this splendid lagoon that, due to its unique turquoise color, generates the interest of foreign and national visitors. The walk to the place will make you feel a sense of peace and tranquility thanks to its natural beauty that you will run into. With a mystical air, the lagoon is visited by shamans and tourists from all over the world to leave offerings to the Pachamama, deity that represents mother Earth in the Inca culture. Through the placement of stones, an offering is offered to the Pachamama thanking him for having successfully arrived at the lagoon, as well as for asking him to accompany them on their journey. According to the inhabitants, the Humantay mountain is the youngest son of the Apu Salkantay, and they would be in charge of rationalizing and distributing the water that comes down from its snows to the populations that live at the foot of these impressive snowcapped mountains. The snow-capped Salkantay (6271m) is one of the highest mountains in the Cusco region, together with the Ausangate snow-covered peak in the Vilcanota mountain range which is located further south. Humantay, is a snow-covered mountain that forms part of the Vilcabamba mountain range and gives rise to the formation of this splendid turquoise colored lagoon that is fed by the glaciers of the mountain and that is a jewel of nature on the route of the Apu Salkantay. The Humantay Lagoon is located in the province of Anta, Cusco area and this is how the thousand-year-old city of Cusco once again surprises us by presenting a new alternative for travelers who wish to enjoy nature and the natural landscape at the foot of a snowy surrounded by imposing glaciers, this walk is impressive worth doing as the landscapes are very incredible. Full of exotic flora and fauna along this adventure hike through beautiful valleys and white mountains especially the Humantay lagoon considered one of the most sacred mountains and lagoons in the region, you can not miss the opportunity to take this tour. Connect with nature and live the experience with us.
04:30 We pick you up from your hotel
05:00 Driving to Soraypampa.
09:00 Breakfast in Soraypampa.
09:30 Trekking to Humantay Lagoon
11:30 Free time.
12:30 Trekking back to Soraypampa.
14:00 Lunch in Soraypampa.
15:00 Return to Cusco.
We will start this adventure going through your respective hotel to pick you up between 4:00 and 4:30 am and then travel by private transport to the town of Mollepata located in the lush valley of the Apurímac River. After a delicious breakfast that will fill us with energy we will continue our trip to Soraypampa (3900m.a.s.l) after a short break, we will begin our trek to Humantay lake located at 4200mt 13779 feet, after the ascent of 1 hour and 30 min approximately we will be able to appreciate such a wonderful place and we will return to our camp to have our lunch with beautiful panoramic views of the snowy peaks .Finally we will be transferred to the city of Cusco, and we arrive at 6:00 p.m