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Ausangate 2 days trek

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Duration

 

Max. Altitude

mountain

Distance

path

Difficulty

Low

Low

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  • OVERVIEW
  • ITINERARY
  • INCLUDES / PRICES
  • PRACTICAL INFORMATION

CUSCO – PACCHANTA –  OVERNIGHT – AUSANGATE  – HOTSPRINGS  – CUSCO

  • We Pick you up from your hotel or hostel.
  • Drive to Pacchanta for around 3 hours.
  • Enjoy breakfast in Pacchanta.
  • Start our trek from Pacchanta to Comer Cocha and Chuno Cocha.
  • Enjoy  Ausangate mountain and Alkacocha lake.
  • Camping Near to Puca Cocha lake.
  • Wake up and Breakfast.
  • Explore and photograph the turquoise beauty lakes.
  • Soak in the fresh alpine air, and the stillness of the mountains.
  • Optional offering to Pacha Mama and Lakes.
  • Return to Pacchanta.
  • Relax and jump into the hotspings. 
  • Take a delicious lunch to recover your energy.
  • Wayback to Cusco.
  • Arrived time to Cusco  18:00 approx.

PICK UP FORM YOUR HOTEL - PACCHANTA - OVERNIGHT - AUSANGATE LAKES - HOTSPINGS - LUNCH - CUSCO

Our guide will pick you from your homestay, hostel or hotel between 4:00 to 4:30 hrs. You must tell our Travel company where you are staying one day before departure and be ready to enjoy this magical adventure.

Temperature during the first hours of our Ausanagte Lakes tour is cold ( 5 to 9°C ) that why you need to bring one extra warm sweater, jacket, hat and gloves. These will keep you comfortable during this driving time to Pacchanta. After 3 hours driving we will arrive at Pacchanta where we will stop for breakfast and get last things you forgot to buy in Cusco like water or snacks.

Once we arrive at this high (Pacchanta) we will be able to see the beautiful mountains Apu Ausangate (6384) meters above sea level). After a short time to prepare and gather our day packs, we start the 1/30  hour trek to first Lake Qomer Cocha, (about 3 km.) We will be able to enjoy the first lake in our day trek. we will stop here to take pictures and enjoy our snaks. The way up to  Ausangate Lakes  is steep and down  however our group is small and our guide will let you take your time to enjoy and arrive without pressure to your destination.

Then we will go to Alca Cocha and enjoy the magic of this area, there is nice look out for pictures and information from our guide. Next we will go to our camping site near to Ausangate Mountain. Our porter and Chef will cook for you and your tema a nice lunch them set up tens to sleep and get ready for the next day.

After enjoying our breakfast we will go to Puka Cocha, Azul Cocha lakes there is a optional stop by the local people and enjoy a Mother earth offering.

After we see all lakes we will back to Pacchanta where a local lunch will be waiting for us. Once we finish lunch we can enjoy hotspings and them we will go back to Cusco.

We will arrive at Cusco between 17:00 to 18:00 hrs.

STANDAR SERVICE

Included:

  • Pre-departure briefing in Cusco.
  • Profesional bilingual Tour Guideng  (we pick you up from where you are staying).
  • Private transportation to Pacchanta (starting point of the trek).
  • Personal tents: 2 people in each 4-people-capacity tent, to allow for higher comfort and a safe keeping of backpacks. 
  • Thermarest(air mat) sleeping mat.
  • Camping equipment (tent, cooking and eating tent. chairs and tables).
  • Chef and cooking equipment.
  • Pack animals (to carry tents, food and cooking equipment) – days 1 to 2
  • Pack animals to carry personal gear up to a maximum of 7kg per person (including sleeping pad and sleeping bag) – days 1 to 2
  • Entrance fee.
  • Private transport back from Ollamtaytambo to Cusco.
  • All meals: 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 afternoon snacks (hot drinks, biscuits and popcorn) and 2 dinners.
  • Others: hot water every morning and evening for washing purposes / boiled water to fill your water bottle every morning and night, and also at lunch time if requested with enough time ahead
  • First-aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle.
  • Vegetarian/special diet options available

Not included:

  • Sleeping bag
  • Walking sticks
  • Extra Horse
  • tips

SHARED GROUP SERVICE 

02 Persons / $.250.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.

PRIVATE SERVICE

GROUP SIZE UP ON YOUR  REQUEST for people who want a personalize and exclusive service.

DEPARTURE DAYS ARE ACCORDING TO PASSENGER REQUEST.

What you should bring:

  • Insurance card optional
  • Hiking water proof boots (with ankle protectors)
  • Waterproof jacket or rain poncho
  • Warm jack
  • Hat and gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable trousers
  • Rain pants
  • Sun hat, Bathing suit (for hot springs)
  • Sun protection cream ( factor 35 recommended ) sun is strong
  • Insect Repellent  40 % deet ( for mosquitos )
  • Water bottle
  • Water purification tablets (Micropur recommended)
  • Toilet paper
  • Personal medication
  • Camera and films
  • Torch with spare batteries (flashlight)
  • Extra contribution suggested money for tipping porters, cook and guide. and for any emergency (300 soles)

You can rent in our office:

  •      Walking sticks ($ 20.00 per person) for the entire hike.
  •      Sleeping bag ($ 20.00 per person) for the entire hike.


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