During this 2-day trek into the Limatambo area of Peru, you'll hike through the picturesque areas of Humantay and Salkantay, camping overnight to make the most of these incredible surroundings. Your local guides will point out the natural flora & fauna, and you'll get a chance to sit down for a traditional Peruvian meal.
Day 1: Challacancha – Soraypampa – Humantay Lake
After pickup, we head to the valley of Mollepata. On the way, we'll make a trek upward through the mountains during which you can admire the fruit trees, snowy peaks, & diverse scenery that confronts you.
In Mollepata, we will take a short breakfast. Then, we will continue our tour on the route to Challacancha for a short rest. From this point, we will begin our walk towards Soraypampa from where we will start our trek to the Humantay lagoon.
Humantay Lake's waters are incredible, and you'll have plenty of time to snap some photos before heading back down. During our descent, they will be waiting for us for lunch. Later, we will continue the hike for another 2 hours before arriving at our camp in Soyroccocha. Here, we will have tea time and also dinner, before tucking in & falling asleep under the beautiful nighttime skies.
Location: Humantay Lake, Cusco, Cusco Region
Day 2: Soraypampa – Salkantay Pass – Cusco
This day is the most important, we will wake up early to have our breakfast and continue our journey to Salkantay Pass. The phenomenal landscapes that we will observe on the tour will be an unforgettable experience.
Once we reach our goal, we'll take some time to revel in the sights that Salkantay provides. Then, we will descend back towards camp to take our lunch. After this, we will get ready to continue on the way to Soraypampa, where our transport will be waiting for us and take us back to the city of Cusco.