Humantay Lake


The Humantay Lagoon Trek is a new option to have fun walking in a short time, contemplating the complete compendium of the beauty of the landscape. Humantay is the name of a mountain that is located in the Vilcabamba mountain range; its thaw gives rise to a beautiful and colorful lagoon.

Nowadays, this beautiful Humantay Lake Hike has become a tourist attraction due to its excellent geographical location. If you have the opportunity to visit, you will see huge snow-capped mountains that are part of the Andes, not only that, but you can also see animals in their natural habitat and breathe fresh air. A full day trip is made.

The tour begins and ends in the city of Cusco from 4:00 am to 7:00 pm. Be part of this adventure, travel, live and feel the adrenaline of immersing yourself in nature together with our professional team

Detailed itinerary – Humantay Lagoon Trek 1 Day

Full day tour

Begin your adventure in Cusco. At 4:00 a.m., our staff will pick you up from your hotel. Then, travel for 2 hours to the city of Mollepata, where you will enjoy an energetic breakfast. Then, continue your trip to the community of Soraypampa, where you will start walking towards the beautiful Humantay Lagoon. On the way, you will see the charm of nature. Snow-covered mountains, deep valleys formed by small rivers of fresh water. Finally, contemplate the beauty of the colorful Humantay Lake, breathe fresh air and take many photographs.

After all, begin to descend toward the bus parking lot. Then, enjoy your lunch in the city of Mollepata in a local’s family home. In the afternoon, return to the imperial city of Cusco.

Arrival time at Cusco, approximately 19:00 hours.

  • Humantay Lagoon trek Altitude 4200 meters / 13779 feet
  • Minimum temperature 2 ° C / 35 ° F

We included in the Humantay Lagoon trek 1 Day

  • Roundtrip tourist transport between Cusco and Soraypampa
  • A tour guide specialist in adventures.
  • Entrance ticket to the Salkantay Natural Reserve (Humantay Lagoon Trek)
  • All tour in private service (exclusive)
  • 1 energy breakfast (at the home of a local family)
  • 1 fortifying lunch (at the home of a local family)

We do not include

  • Food not mentioned in inclusions
  • Horse Service (if you wish you can rent in the same place)
  • Hiking poles
  • Gratifications (optional)


  • Daypack, warm clothes (scarf, sweaters, rainjacket, gloves).
  • Walking boots.
  • Walking sticks.
  • Rain poncho.
  • Sun hat + sunglasses.
  • Toilet paper and hand sanitizer.
  • Sun cream.
  • Camera & Extra Film & Batteries.
  • Personal medical kit.

Price of the Humantay Lagoon Trek

Our services are fully guaranteed and personalized, so you can fully enjoy your trip and we offer 2 types of services: Regular and Private.

1. Regular service.

N° of people Price per Person
Fron 1 to + person  US$ 48

2. Private service (exclusive tour)

This service will be exclusive for your group and the group can be formed by your family, friends, co-workers or it can be special trips such as weddings, anniversaries, etc.

The price varies according to the number of people who book together.

2 Persons US$ 98
3 Persons US$ 95
4 Persons US$ 86
5 Persons US$ 82
6 + Persons US$ 63





  • Locations Visited: Humantay Lagoon,Salkantay Mountain.
  • Trip Style: Trekking Tours.
  • Length: Full Day.
  • Frequency: Everyday.
  • Difficulty: 3/5
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