Trek of Ausangate
Trek of the Ausangate during 4 days
The Vilcanota mountains (House of sun) is an impressive mountain range, located at approximately 100 kilometers at the South-East of Cusco. Ausangate’s summit is 6384 meters.
During the trek, we will discover amazing landscapes as snow-covered peak, lakes and glaciers, hot springs... And also fauna and flora typical at this altitude, without forget the traditions of the inhabitants of Andes like the textile or typical dances. The region is also populated of llamas or alpacas.Print Quotation
We will leave at 6:00 AM to Ocongate. On our way, we will visit little typical villages of the Sierra (mountain range).
We will also discover a magnificent view on the cordillera of Vilcanota. After that, we will continue to Ocongate to Tinky (3850 meters of altitude) where we will spend the night.
The meals included are the lunch and the dinner.More informations about Cusco
After the breakfast, we will continue the trek to a stage at 4500 meters of altitude, where you will observe the snow-covered hills of Ausangate, the lagoons of different colors, without forgetting the traditions of the inhabitants in this region, and also observation of llamas and alpacas. You will visit the small village of Upis (4140 meters of hight) where you will spend the night.
The meals included are the breakfast, lunch and dinner.
After the breakfast, you will continue your trip in the direction of Pacchanta. During your trek, you will can observe beautiful landscapes andeans like the huallatas or the vizcachas. You will go back early at the camp to profit of the bath thermals and try the pachamanca (flat composed of meat, potatoes and other vegetables.
The meals included are the breakfast, the lunch and the dinner.
After the breakfast, you will do a trek during 3 hours in Andeans’ typical landscapes. You will go to Tinki’s village where you will lunch. After that, you will take the trip back bus to Cusco.
The meals included are the breakfast and the lunch.More informations about Cusco
DURING THE TREK, YOU CAN EITHER RENT A HORSE TO TAKE YOUR PERSONAL AFFAIRS OR TAKE THEM YOURSELF.
SERVICES INCLUDED :
- Transportation to the beginning of the trek
- Mountain guid, billing
- Porter horses
- Tent and camping equipments
Food (vegie food by option)
- Return bus
SERVICES NON INCLUDED :
- Sleeping bag
- first breakfast
- Lunch of the last day
YOU HAVE TO NOT FORGET :
- Sleeping bag (if you don't have, let our know)
- Warm clothing for the first day
- Hiking shoes
- Head lamp
- Bottle of water
- Sunglasses, sunscreen, hat, mosquitos repulsive