• Duration: 1 day
  • Moderate
  • eTicket

  • Pick up available
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We have everyday small group departures to the amazing Humantay Lake located next to the Salkantay Trek. Enjoy a picnic breakfast and lunch surrounded by the stunning Salkantay and Humantay Peaks. 

Highlights of the Humantay Lake tour

  • Spend a full day exploring the turquoise water lake.
  • Professional highly trained native tour guides
  • Enjoy delicious meals prepared with local products
  • Arrive at exclusive times before the crowds


Pick up from your hotel

Pick up from your hotel around 04:30 am and drive for 3 hours to Soraypampa where you will have breakfast with a stunning view of Salkantay and Humantay mountains. 

Humantay Lake

It’s then a 2-hour hike uphill to Humantay Lake (4200 mt) located at the base of a mountain with the same name, the views of the crystal clear water reflecting the sky are unforgettable, you can also see native birds, flowers, and magnificent mountain tops.

Upon arriving at the lake you’ll have time to explore the surroundings or just relax trying to adsorb the magic and energy of this paradisiac place.

Before you start descending your tour guide will perform an ancient ceremony paying tributes to the mountain gods.

It will be 1.5 hours downhill to Soraypampa for our buffet lunch. 

End of the tour

Later take our private bus back to Cusco arriving at your hotel around 05:00 pm.

What's included

  •  Transportation (round trip)
  • Pick up and drop off from your hotel in Cusco
  • Professional local Tour Guide
  • Entrance to Humantay Lake
  • Medical kit with Oxygen in all our tours
  • Picnic breakfast and lunch prepared a local chef
  • Extra blankets provided

What's excluded

  •  Trekking poles (can be rent from us).
  • Horse riding (optional)
  • Gratuities (optional)

What do I need to bring

  •  Warm Jacket, gloves for the cold morning in the Humantay lake
  • Sunscreen, hut, and sunglasses
  • Comfortable shoes for hiking
  • Extra snack, power bars, and 2 liters of water
  • Camera or phones
  • Extra money for emergencies around 200 soles per person

Important information

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at the time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 1 day or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 0% if cancelled 1000 days or less before departure



Guided Language

  • Español
  • English


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