Huchuyqosqo Trek 02 Days

HUCHUYQOSQO TREK

This package allows the visitors to enjoy a hiking day getting amazing natural sceneries, high land communities, original Inca’s path and an archeological site known as Huchuy Qosqo or Little Cusco which counts whit a finest stone work, composed by storages, square, agricultural terraces, shelters, irrigation channels.
This trekking package offers a quiet and peaceful trails and demand for a good fitness condition.

DAY 01: CUSCO – TAMBOMACHAY – PUCAMARCA

Early pick up from your hotel to be transported to Tambomachay archeological site located at 3700 meters above sea level (12140 ft) eight kilometers from Cusco. It’s the starting point of the trekking where will take a single trail getting the the pass of Sicllaccasa 4020 meters above sea level (13180ft) where there is an amazing panoramic view of Cusco city and the scenary of Sacred Valley after to take a break we get a walk down and up to get Queullococha lake which is surround by Veronica, Pitusiray and Chicon snow peaks.Then the trail take us up the pass of Challu Challu 4220 meters above sea level (13840 ft) observing another lake named golden lake after a short descend we get the lunch place. After lunch we get the highest point of the trekking route 4230 meters above sea level (13870ft) then a walk down to the community of Pucamarca 3980 meters above sea level (13060 ft) where we camp.

Minimum height: 3700 m.a.s.l (12140 ft)
Maximum altitude: 4230 m.a.s.l (13870 ft)
Estimated distance: 16 km (09miles)
Estimated walking time: 08 hours approximately

DAY 02: PUCAMARCA – HUCHUY QOSQO  – CUSCO

After breakfast we still have one hour trekking to the well preserved archeological site of Huchuy Qosqo 3450 meters above sea level ( 11320 ft), plenty of time will provided to explore the old Inca’s city, then we will descend to Lamay village to have lunch and return to Cusco city by private car.

Minimum height: 3450 m.a.s.l (11320 ft)
Maximum altitude: 4230 m.a.s.l (13870 ft)
Estimated distance: 18 km (04miles)
Estimated walking time: 03 hours approximately

INCLUDES

  • Hotels pick up and private transport to the starting point of the trekking (Tambomachay) (round trip).
  • Huchuyqosqo entrance fees.
  • Professional English speaking tour guide.
  • Sleeping tent (02 Persons per tent in a 04 person’s capacity tent).
  • Dinning and kitchen tents, table and chairs.
  • Sleeping mattress.
  • Cooking equipment.
  • Cook and Meals (01 breakfast, 02 lunches, 01 dinner) vegetarian option is provided in a previous booking.
  • Porters or horses (to carry food and equipment of the company).
  • First aid kit and oxygen bottle.

EXCLUDES

  • Breakfast on the first morning.
  • Sleeping bag (hired in our office if you don’t have one USD$ 04 per day).
  • Tips for the crew (guide, cook and porters or horseman).
  • Personal medical kit.

WHAT TO TAKE

  • Original Passport
  • Student card (ISIC Card if you are student)
  • A backpack (for daily and personal items)
  • Warm clothes (nights are cold)
  • First aid kit
  • camell back or water bottle.
  • Rain jacket and poncho (rains even on dry season).
  • Short pants for confortable walking.
  • Head light or flashlight
  • Trekking shoes
  • Washing kit and water purifying tablets.
  • Binoculars for bird watching
  • Insect Repellent and sun block.
  • Personal toilet items (towel, toilet paper, tooth brush, tooth paste, soap, etc.)
  • Hat, gloves, scarf, wool socks, sandals.
  • Cash to tip the crew and buy drinks and snacks. (Peruvian currency)

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