marca peru Cusco

Machula expeditions alternative trek to machu picchu

  • Humantay Lake Cusco - Full Day Tour

Humantay Lake 1 Day Cusco

Humantay Lake 1 Day Hiking

We offer the route of Humantay from Cusco in our tourist mobility, we take small groups towards the mountain without any hurry, we are very responsible with our clients. We want to give you an unforgettable experience, our guides are trained to guide you step by step to reach your destination Humantay lagoon.
Enjoy the nature that it offers, such as this beautiful Humantay lagoon and the mountains that surround Salkantay, which is one of the high mountains in the Cusco region.


For our trip our information is one day before or two days before, so to clarify what the trip consists of and how? Our company is giving you clear information so that your trip is satisfied.


We will pick you up at 4:30 am to drive to the mollepata community and the Soraypampa mountain, where you will have a delicious super hot breakfast in our mountain tent made by the high mountain cook.
After a hot breakfast we will start climbing uphill for 2 hours until we reach the Humantay Lagoon (4200 mt) as soon as we arrive we will have a beautiful view of the Humantay Lagoon, those colors that make it incomparable and the snowy mountains that surround the lagoon. We will have a good time to relax and then the guide will be doing a ceremony in the name of the mountains of Humantay and Salkantay and in the name of Mother Earth and the Apus. Later we will descend with approximately 1.30 for the soraypampa where a delicious fresh and hot lunch awaits us, then we will return back to the city of Cusco where we will end in the Plaza de San Francisco approximately 5:30 pm one block from Cusco main square.


Included in Humantay Lake.

  • Bilingual guide recognized by the state of Peru
  • Round trip transportation
  • Walking sticks
  • Pick up from your hotel
  • Trip Briefing
  • Entrance ticket

Not Included in Humantay Lake Full Day.

  • Gratitude for your crew (optional)
  • water
  • snacks

What you Need to Bring.

  • Warm clothes
  • hand zanitizer
  • Rain poncho
  • Personal medication
  • Water
  • Head cap, wantes, glasses
  • Personal backpack
  • Sunscreen
  • Photography camera

Packing List.

This list of equipment has to be in your travel backpack.

  • Toilet paper
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sun hat
  • Personal medication
  • Snack, energy bars
  • Gloves Sunglasses, sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Emergency extra money

Packing list

Gear inside your daypacks

  • sunhat
  • rain poncho
  • fleece
  • music iphone
  • handsanitizer
  • camara
  • sunscreen
  • wet wipes
  • bug spray
  • personal medications
  • toilet paper ( plastic bag for waste


Important to Know.

Your stay in the city of Cusco for acclimatization to the altitude before your trip to the mountains of Cusco, be in Cusco maximum 2 days or minimum 1 day as adapt to the geography and climate of the Cusco region.
Your stay depends on where your travel destination is for Laguna or Machu Picchu or to this beautiful Humantay Lagoon.

Departures & Price

Price for Lake Humantay

 $ 50 Per person in group $ 100 per person privete

For machula expeditions its safety is important we do not want to press you with the walks or hurry, so little leave you alone in the mountains as some of the companies do to get to Cusco early they do everything possible.
We are a responsible company and we respect customers, we help in your trip for a satisfied exploration.

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