Full Day


An ideal alternative for travelers with a huge interest in nature and adventure but little time. We will complete the hike to the turquoise Humantay Lake or Glacier in just one day. On our private route, beautiful valleys and all the charm of the Andes await you. We will be rewarded with magnificent views of the calm water of the Humantay lagoon and the sacred apus Humantay and Salkantay.


Location: Mollepata District / Anta Province

Difficulty Level: Challenging *

Maximum Altitude: 4200 msnm / 13779 Ft.

Hike Duration (Round Trip): 4 Km / 3 Hours

Travel Time on Car (One Way): 3.5 Hours

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For nature and adventure enthusiasts with limited time, this option is perfect. In just one day, you can hike to the turquoise Humantay glacial lake, meandering through stunning valleys and experiencing the Andes’ charm. At the end of your journey, you’ll be rewarded with breathtaking views of the serene mountain lagoon and the sacred Humantay and Salkantay apus.


Your adventure begins with a 5am hotel pick-up and a drive north of Cusco towards Limatambo. After arriving at Pincopata Ecocamp, you’ll enjoy a nutritious breakfast while admiring the scenery before heading to Soray Ecocamp. From there, you’ll begin the hike to Lake Humantay via a private route, which takes about 3 to 4 hours round trip, depending on your pace. Once you return to Soray, you can relax and enjoy a hot drink and locally sourced organic food in the dining dome.


For those who still have energy left, you can explore the camp and its beautiful surroundings before heading back to Cusco. This adventure is perfect for anyone looking to experience the best of nature and adventure in a limited time frame.


Overnight in Cusco – Own arrangement.



Packing list for the Rainbow Mountain in Cusco:

  • Hiking boots or shoes
  • Warm socks
  • Waterproof jacket or rain poncho
  • Warm layers (fleece or wool sweater, thermal shirt)
  • Hat and gloves
  • Sunglasses and sunscreen
  • Daypack
  • Water bottle or hydration system
  • Snacks and/or lunch
  • Cash for entrance fee and any purchases
  • Camera or smartphone with camera
  • Personal medication (if necessary)
  • Toilet paper and hand sanitizer

Remember to pack light and only bring what you need for the day, as you’ll be hiking and carrying your own belongings. Also, check the weather forecast before your trip and adjust your packing list accordingly.

Rates: Price per person

  • 2PAX: $560.00
  • 3PAX: $446.00
  • 4PAX: $205.00
  • 5PAX: $315.00
  • 6PAX: $151.00
  • 7PAX: $136.00

Join a group: ask about our fixed departure.

** Holidays surcharge applies on Jan 01, May 01, Jul 28, and Dec 25 **

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