If you want to combine the culture and natural beauty, this trek is perfect! Enjoy the most beautiful view of the snow-capped Salkantay (6264m/20551f), wich is the most important mountain of the mountain range of Vilcabamba, and the variety of the ecosystem. During the trek, you can feel time go back to Incas´ time and aware the spirits of mountains such as the Tucarhuay or the Humantay which peak is higher than 5000m (16404 feet). Altitude: 3000 – 4220 m/9843 ft – 13845 ft.
We will pick you up from your hotel at 6:00 AM and drive two hours on a paved road to the province of Anta. Upon arriving to Mollepata, we will stop to eat breakfast in tje local family. After eating, we will continue by car to the Soraypampa basecamp and along the way enjoy breathtaking views of the Andean valleys, snowy-capped mountains, waterfalls, flora and fauna. At 10:00 AM, we will begin the ascent to Lake Humantay, which sits at 4,200 meters. The walk is not difficult and usually takes 1.5 hours. When we finally arrive to the Humantay Lake, you will have the chance to enjoy a magnificent view of the bright blue and green lake. After contemplating the landscape, we will descend back to the Soraypampa basecamp, return to Mollepata After eating a delicous and tradicional meal, we will return to Cusco 6:00 PM.