HUCHUY QOSQO TREK 2D/1N
DAY 1: CUSCO -PUMAMARCA
In the morning pick up from hotel and drive to Tambomachay (3800 masl.) .The
hike will start at this point, and will continue through Puna landscapes and
over the Sicllaccasa pass at 4020m/13186ft. Down the other side, we hike along a
path that leads to the Ccauca ravine,. We continue on to the Queullococha pass
at 4185m/13727ft, where we may enjoy views of the lake with the same name.
Surrounding the area in spectacular views of some snow peaks. Continuing the
path, we walk past the Queullococha Lake, where we may see huallatas, ducks and
small fishes, then climb towards the next pass at 4220m/13842ft. From this point,
we observe the Chinchero planes and the Piuray and Qoricocha lagoons. We then
ascend towards the fourth pass at Rumicruz at 4230m/13874ft and enjoy a
panoramic view of the Qoricocha and the Vilcanota snow capped range. Here we
rest have lunch.
Finally, we descend towards the Pucamarca community at 4010m/13153ft, where we
arrive in the late afternoon. Dinner and spend the night.
DAY 2: PUMAMARCA - HUCHUY QOSQO - CUSCO
We will leave our camp and walk downhill towards the Leon Punku ravine,
where we find remains of an Inca bridge and trail. This canyon boasts geological
formations surrounded by majestic rocks and boulders that direct the river to
Huchuy Qosqo at 3600m/11808ft, where we arrive by mid morning. Huchuy Qosqo is
an Inca archaeological complex with imposing architecture that includes a large
open ceremonial center, from which we enjoy a panoramic view of the Sacred
Valley, the Vilcanota River, and the snow capped mountain range of the same name.
While in the complex, we will receive a guided tour until lunchtime, after which
we continue our way to Lamay at 3000m/9840ft. Lamay is a town dedicated to
agriculture and cattle raising. Later in the afternoon, take a transportation
drives back to Cusco. Estimated arrival time in the late evening.
* Campsites are subject to change according to our guides criteria
Trekking Guide - English speaking
Cook and cooking staff
Nutritious meals ( vegetarian option avaible)
Camping Staff (dining tent, kitchen tent and latrine tent)
First aid kit
Double occupancy tents, mattres
Transportation to head of trail.
What you should bring:
Day Pack, Water bottle,flashlight
Warm clothing, Rain gear
Sunscreen, Insect repellent
Personal medical kit.
The price is : CONSULT
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