Laguna Humantay is a brilliantly colored turquoise lagoon surrounded by spectacular snow-capped peaks. One of the most sacred lagoons in the Sacred Valley region, it is located at about 4,200m/13,780ft.
Adventure to Laguna Humantay
Early this morning you will be picked up from your hotel in Cusco to begin the expedition with a 3-hour drive, stopping for breakfast in the middle. Upon arrival at the base of the hike, you will have a brief orientation and then begin a 1-2 hour trek to Laguna Humantay. Pass through the beautiful flora and fauna, while on the lookout for wildlife. Your expert guide can point out some of the many bird species in the bird species popular in the region.
When you arrive at the lake, you will be rewarded with stunning views of snow-capped mountains reflected in clear blue water. Be sure to snap some photos before descending down the same path for lunch and the return journey to Cusco. Optionally, you can choose to add-on several activities. Kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, and biking excursions are also available. Be sure to ask our expert travel team for details when booking this trip.
Responsible Trekking with Good Life Expeditions
Good Life Expeditions creates authentic and life-changing excursions throughout Latin America and Africa. Take confidence when you travel with us that you’re making a direct and positive contribution to the places and people you encounter. We carefully select our partners and experiences. All of our hikes keep your environmental impact to a minimum to make sure you have an unforgettable experience that also respects the natural wonders you visit.
Our expert travel team is here to help with all the arrangements. We will take care of all the necessary preparations – from logistics to transportation.
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