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Humantay Lagoon Cusco 1 Day provided by Machupicchu Best

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Humantay Lagoon Cusco 1 Day

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Overview
With a mystical air, the lagoon is visited by shamans and tourists from all over the world to leave offerings to the Pachamama, deity that represents Mother Earth in the Inca culture. By placing stones (apachetas), an offering is given to the Pachamama thanking him for having successfully reached the lagoon, as well as asking him to accompany them on their tour. According to the settlers, the snowy Humantay is the youngest son of the Apu Salkantay, and they would be in charge of rationalizing
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    Humantay Lake
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    View of the Humantay Lagoon
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Duration
12–13 hours
Inclusions
  • Round trip transportation
  • 1 breakfast 1 lunch
  • Route Guide
  • Pick up from your lodging or House in Cusco
  • Entry/Admission - Humantay Lake
Exclusions
  • Horse Rental
  • Entrance ticket to the lagoon (10 soles or 3 dollars)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Konstantinos P wrote a review Mar 2020
Hamburg, Germany3 contributions2 helpful votes
Our guide was very professional, friendly and enthusiastic. The pick-up was punctual and the driver gained also quickly my confidence (the drive near the top can get a bit tricky if it rains a lot). Five stars for the tour company. For the tour itself: The early pick-up (4 am)
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Aviator Ram wrote a review Feb 2020
Hollywood, Florida29 contributions8 helpful votes
Totally rewarding tour. Alexander and his team were very accommodating and attentive. We weren’t sure if we were fit enough to hike up but Alexander made sure that we got the most of the trip. I can highly recommend them.
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Zhongyan s wrote a review Feb 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
The lake and the scenery on the way are beautiful.when trekking,it is all up,a little hard.It is not hotel drop-off.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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donnymcferssun wrote a review Jan 2020
Adlestrop, United Kingdom7 contributions4 helpful votes
An out standing hike up to the turqouise lagoon, Humantay. It was a fantastic day trip with a lot of sights to see and good hike. The tour started early in the morning from Cusco and we drove some 2 odd hours to the base camp where we had breakfast and started the hike. The hike
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Backpackways wrote a review Jan 2020
Cusco, Peru277 contributions65 helpful votes
Very nice tour from pickup to drop off. I really enjoyed the services I received, extremely friendly staff, dedicated guide service and excellent breakfast and lunch. The lake is beautiful and the experience was nice with Machupicchu best.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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tehilinamdarb
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Nice Half Day
I am very happy with the way the tour was conducted and organised. Alexander is a very outgoing person and an excel
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fristonG
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very good experience in Palccoyo mountain
our guide Jacob guided us to the mountain of Palccoyo on a very short walk and recommended to visit, has beautiful
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I4066VYjustinl
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Rainbow mountain tour
Good price- enjoyed the breakfast and lunch, the tour guide only spoke Spanish and didn’t explain everything to us
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zempman1958
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Mostly Spanish spoken!!!
The guide spoke A LOT MORE in Spanish than English and then was hard to understand!!! He didn't give as much inform
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melissawedyer
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Worth It
You cannot skip visiting these two sites near Cusco. Both Maras and Moray are quite distinct and interesting to se
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kalyanihariharan
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A Must Visit
This could certainly not have been any better. I never had an experience on a Quad Bike and this never felt like th
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Travellerss456
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raimbow palccoyo Mountain
We spent 4 days in Cusco and took the opportunity to visit Palccoyo Mountain and did a very short hike and the grou
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vivianmichellin
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Good One
A very thoughtfully guided tour of the two prime sites of the Sacred Valley of Incas. The guide service was very ni
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Justgri
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Palccoyo mountain Experience
It was an unforgettable experience, we went with our guide jacob and it was very good to visit us the places indica
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coreonam
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A True Gem
Rainbow Mountains of Cusco are true gem. The tour started early in the morning and the drive was comfortable untill
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dalialaila
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A good day trip
Thanks to Alexander, he was consitently helpful from the moment i booked this tour. I pondered him with many questi
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denzyllmerringwales
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A Day Well Spent
This trip served as an excellent introduction to Cusco and Incan civilization. Alexander, my guide took a great eff
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millybettiecourt
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Sacred Valley of Incas
I read many books about the Incan civilization and Sacred Valley of Incas. This tour was more like seeing everythin
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rehananicoleman
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Nice Introduction to Cusco City
This was a very good experience and a helpful trip. Got to see many places some even on the outskirts of Cusco and
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Nordicore
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Best tour 2 days 1 night
We hired the tour in advance, we sent all the requested data and when we arrived they gave us all our tickets and t
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12–13 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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