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Welcome to the Andean Lodges". Under the protection of the awesome Ausangate Mountain (20,945 ft. 6,384 m) located in the Cordillera Vilcanota, 3 hours south Cusco, we have constructed four luxury and eco-friendly Lodges, in a private trekking route that is manage with high quality standards, in partnership with the indigenous communities.
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Cusco Cusco 01, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trek around Mt Ausangate could easily be one of the best places in the world. Andean Lodges provides the opportunity to trek an outstanding portion of the area with a roof over your head instead of camping, which forces into your sleeping bag when...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. Andean Lodges is a community-based company, native people are in charge of the operations and running the lodges, and are very active members of the board of directors who take decisions in the company. They are proud to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Andean Lodges has put together a wonderful 7 day, lodge to lodge trekking experience! We hiked with only the layers we needed for changes in temperature and precipitation, and water, while horses carried extra water, supplies and food for a full hot lunch on the...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. At Andean Lodges we offer unforgettable lodge to lodge trekking experiences around the Sacred Ausangate Mountain, and our 7-day itinerary allows having a deep connection with the Andean culture and nature. Our work with Chillca and Osefina communities is oriented...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We did the 3 day Vinicunca trek with Daniel from Peru Eco Expeditions, and it was definitely the highlight of our 7 days in the Cusco area. The hike was gorgeous and with the exception of rainbow mountain, we were the only people on the...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for your comments. Hiking around Ausangate area is definitely one of the best ways to immerse in the Andean culture, a perfect complement to everyone who visits Peru. The best time for visiting the area is between March and November, in April most...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Due to time limitations, I did a shortened version of the trek (2D/1N) with a group of friends (4 ppl in total). Everything about the trek was perfect, my only regret was that I couldn't do the full 5 day trek! Our guide Alfredo was...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your comments. It is nice to read you had a great experience with us. We always recommend our 5-day program as it covers our complete circuit, with one night in each of our lodges, thus offering a better experience. But we know...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are just back from our 5 days/4 nights hike with Andean lodges. It was an absolutely spectacular hike and a truly amazing experience. Everything was so amazing including the staff, the lodges and of course the scenery. The food was excellent...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you had an amazing experience during your trip with us. All our guides and staff are commited to create an unforgettable mountain hiking and lodging experience, while generating sustainable development in the altitude communities of Chillca...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Fabulous trek in the Andes. Family of 10 ranging in ages from 8 to 75 took 5 day 4 night trek. We had trekked in Nepal, Alps, New Zealand, American West and this trip was fabulous. We walked through endless herds of Alpaca, spent nights...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your comments. As you mentioned, it is very important to acclimatize before the trek, as it will help our trekkers to have a better experience, Andean Lodges offers activities in Cusco and surroundings to help this process. We maintain high standards in...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is truly an experience like no other. Our guide, Eric, was amazing. His passion and knowledge of the local customs, Andean cosmology, and Andean history was so impressive. The trek was more difficult than I had anticipated. I wish I had trained better so...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for your comments. On the route, there are demanding sections, where being in a good physical condition helps to enjoy the experience better, but usually the biggest challenge is the altitude, that is why we always recommend to spend some acclimatization days in...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

I've trekked in the Dolomites in Italy, all across the US, in Torres del Paine and El Chalten in Patagonia, and the scenery here is really unique and like nothing I've seen before. The best part is that you have the chance to trek basically...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your comments. We are glad to know you had a great time with us in Ausangate. This is an almost pristine area, with varied landscapes and breathtaking scenaries, and as you said, this is a trek off the beaten path, which helps...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

My sister and I signed up for the acclimatization programme offered by Andean Lodges, and man, were we glad we did! Words cannot express how amazing the whole trip has been, especially the Ausangate trek, whereby the team made it possible for us to survive...More

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Andean-Lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for your comments. Local communities are proud to share their majestic world with our visitors, in consequence their innate loving care is visible while trekking in Ausangate, as they are in charge of the services. Sharing with locals, the comfort of our lodges...More

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Nurit61
26 December 2017|
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Response from Andean-Lodges | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. You can get near our first lodge, Chillca Tambo, by car. The rest of our lodges are only accessible by walking. Please, consider that we don't offer lodgement as an independent service... More
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Suzy B
3 December 2016|
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Dear Suzy, Thank you for contacting us. We would like to comment that we have trekking programs from 2 to 7-days. The fixed departures are programmed from March to November. For more information please contact us to the... More
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