Lake Humantay
(1 Day)

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    Duration

    1 Full Day

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    Difficulty

    Difficult

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    Starting Point

    Cusco

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    Ages

    All Ages

From: $95.00

A full day hike to one of the most beautiful glacial lakes in the world!

Have you ever seen a pure glacial lake?!  Let this place take your breath away!

Lake Humantay is a high-altitude glacial lake 3 hours south of Cusco.  You can visit this like on a full day hike or as part of our 5 day Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu.

What's Included

  • Private, English speaking guide
  • All transportation from end to end
  • All entrance fees and permits
  • Lunch
  • Walking sticks (available for rent $12)
  • Breakfast & Dinner
  • Alcoholic Beverages of any kind
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuity

Departure/Return Locations

Your hotel in Cusco

Departure Time

4:30am

Pickup

4:30am
We will pick you up from your hotel bright and early start for this full-day adventure.

Ride

3 and 1/2 Hours
We will ride for 3.5 hours to the trail head at Salkantay.

Hike

3 Hours
Get ready to walk!  This tough climb takes about 3 hours round trip and it’s straight uphill.

Return

4 and 1/2 Hours
After your tough journey, we will have some lunch before getting back in the car and returning to Cusco with amazing new memories.

Views from the Trail: