Lares Valley 4D / 3N

For those who prefer mountain trekking and discover the culture and history of the Inka empire. This trail has unique landscapes and offers the opportunity to interact with the local villagers.

Itinerary:

Day 1:

Cusco- Huarán - Pampa de Cancha Cancha

The bus will take us to an old estate located in the sacred valley exactly in the town of Huaran (2830 m.a.s.l) We will walk approximately 5 hours up hill. We will stop to have lunch. We will continue to hike for 4 hours until arrive to Cancha Cancha (3800 m.a.s.l) where we will install our camp and have dinner.

Day 2

Pampa de Cancha Cancha - Chihuapampa - Kishuarani

After the breakfast we will begin walking up hill, passing for the first crossing path , Pachacutec's crossing ( 4200 m .a.s.l). We will have a fantastic view of the snow peaks and lakes of  Pachacutec and Pitusiray. In this point it begins our hike down hill. We will pass by Chihuapampa lake where we will take a rest to have lunch. After lunch we will continue our hike, we will pass by Canchispaqcha waterfall. We will camp in Kishuarani ( 3700 m .a.s.l).

Day 3

Kishuarani - Kkochuyckaza – Concani

From Kishuarani we will begin walking up hill for about three hours. We will pass by Queñacocha lake. We will arrive to the second crossing path, Kkochuyckaza's crossing ( 4240 m .a.s.l). At this point we will have a wonderful view of the mountains covered for the snow and Huillke lake ( 3960 m .a.s.l). Then we will have lunch and continue with our hike down hill until we arrive to our next camp in Concani ( 3800 m .a.s.l)

Day 4

Concani - Lares - Cuzco

For our last day  we have programmed a slight hike down hill to the hot springs . In this point, we will continue hiking until the town of Lares .  Here we will take the bus that will take us to Cusco via calca (approximately 5 hours trip).

Our service included:

  • Professional guide
  • Cook
  • 3 meals per day
  • Dining tents with chair and tables
  • Horses to carry the baggages
  • Portable restroons
  • All the transportation mentioned in the itinerary

What to bring:

  • Sleeping bag
  • flashlight
  • Toilet paper
  • Sunglasses
  • Warm clothes
  • Bathing suit
  • Trekking shoes
  • Sandals
  • Sun block
  • Insect repellent
  • Water bottles (And pills to desinfect the water - optionally)