Activity Type
Hiking, Jungle
Activity Level
Tour Price
$ 25.00

Humantay Lagoon 1 day

The fascinating Humantay lagoon, at an altitude of 5,473 meters and the second highest in the Cusco region, which in recent years has become a destination for hikers visiting southern Peru.

Tour Itinerary

One day before the start date of the tour, we visit you in your hotel, to give you all the necessary instructions of the tour to the Humantay Lagoon and to indicate all the itinerary of the trip with the respective recommendations.

On the day of the tour, we will pick you up from your hotel between 4:00 a.m. to 4:30 a.m., to board the mini van and drive to the town of Mollepata in the exuberant valley of the Apurimac River, where we will taste our breakfast and buy that is needed to make the tour before starting the hike to Laguna Humantay located at 4200 meters above sea level

After breakfast, we continue to Challacancha enjoying during the tour of all the magestuosity of the Humantay nevado in the Vilcabamba mountain range and continue the route to Soraypampa 2900 masl, where we will have a short break, charging us with energy to continue our journey to the point of the start of the Soraypampa walk, starting our walk to the Humantay Lagoon.

In the tour we will have impressive views of the Humantay Lagoon and amazing viewpoints appreciating all the beauty of the landscape that will allow us to take impressive photographs for the memory.

From Soraypampa to Humantay Lagoon there are 2 km of walk, which can be done between 1 hour and 30 minutes to 2 hours approximately. We can see on one side the Nevado de Humantay at 4200 masl and on the other side the imposing Nevado de Salkantay. At the Laguna de Humantay we will have free time of approximately 1 hour to rest, take pictures and appreciate the landscape.

To start then we will go to Soyaypampa, board the Mini Van and go to Mollepata where a delicious lunch awaits us and finally we will be returning to the city of Cusco arriving at approximately 6:30 pm. Transportation from Cusco at the beginning of the trek.


Tours includes

  • Breakfast
  • 1 Lunch.
  • Snack
  • Professional Guide.
  • Return transportation from Soraypampa to Cusco.
  • Tour to La Laguna Humantay

Not included

  • Horses
  • Rain Poncho
  • Tips


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