AUSANGATE TREK

4 Days / 3 Nights

Code: AVP048

 

OVERVIEW

ITINERARY

INCLUDED

PRICES

MAP

 

Price

 

Price includes all credit card transaction fees and taxes

 

Starting point

Cusco

Ending Point

Cusco

Duration

4 Days

Activities

Active, Hiking, Camping and Adventure

Altitude

3900 – 4900m/ 12795 – 16076f

Departures

Daily Departures minimum 2 people

Meals Provided

(B) Brakfast  /  (L) Lunch  /  (D) Dinner

High Season

May – November

Difficulty

Moderate

Day 1: Cusco - Mallma - Singrena Cocha  (L) (D)

 

• Our journey starts early in the morning by heading towards Mallma (3900/12795f), a town situated southeast of Cusco, where we will meet the rest of the team.

• During our bus ride we will pass several little Andean farms and we will enjoy the nice view.

• In Mallma we will start hiking for approximately two hours towards our campsite at the shore of the Singrena Cocha lagoon (4200m/13780f).

• Camping

 

Note:

  • Transport time: 5 hours
  • Hiking time: 2 hours

 

Day 2: Singrena Cocha – Tarapata Pass – Añasñiyucpampa (B) (L) (D)

 

• Breakfast

• The sunrise over the Cordillera Vilcanota is spectacular and offers a beautiful view of the glaciers and the lagoons around us.

• Although we are high up in the Andes, the region offers a great variety of flowers and plants, such as the Andean Cactus.

• Furthermore this area is the home of the camelid, the Chinchillin, the condor and the puma. After having passed the Tarapata Pass (4600m/15092f) we will descend to the Añasñiyucpampa Valley (4200m/13780f), where our campsite is situated.

• Camping

 

Note:

  • Hiking time: 7 hours

 

Day 3: Añasñiyucpampa - Pupusayoc Pass - Pacchanta (B) (L) (D)

 

• Breakfast

• The day starts with a walk towards the Pupusayoc Pass (4900m/16076f), from where we will have an impressive view of several mountains, such as the Callangati and the Ausangate.

• Thereafter we will descend to our campsite in the community of Pacchanta (4300m/14108f). In the afternoon we will relax in the Hot Springs and at night we will have a typical dinner of the region called Pachamanca.

• Camping

 

Note:

  • Hiking time: 6 hours

 

Day 4: Pacchanta – Tinqui – Cusco (B) (L)

 

• After breakfast we will head for the manor of Tinqui (3850m/12631f).

• From here we will take the bus back to Cusco.

 

Note

Transport time: 5 hours

Hiking time: 3 hours

 

Included

Not Included

Private transport from the hotel to Mallma.

Return Transport from Tinqui to Cusco.

Entrance fee to the Ausangate Park.

Entrance to the hot springs in Pacchanta.

Professional bilingual guide (Spanish and English).

High quality camping equipment (professional tents, Doite model Cima 4, extra light/4,5kgs for two persons. Mattresses, eating tent with table and chairs, bathroom tent).

Meals during the excursion (Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks/option vegetarian).

Cook and cooking equipment.

Horseman and mules for all our personal and camping equipment.

Emergency horse.

First-aid kit and oxygen bottle.

Breakfast on the first day.

Sleeping bag (if you do not have a sleeping bag, there is the possibility of renting one).

Travel Insurance

Extra Nights

Extra tours

 

 

 

Type of Service

Price

Private Service - 1 Traveler

USD 1,365.00

Private Service - 2 Travelers

USD 750.00

Private Service - 3 Travelers

USD 640.00

Group Service (At least 2 Travelers are required to book this trek)

USD 590.00

 

Note:

 

  • During our journey we will climb up to 4900m/16076f. Combined with extreme weather this trek can be hard work. We want you to remember this trek with a smile on your face, therefore, please ensure that you are well acclimatized, in good shape and healthy
  • Since the weather can be very cold and moistly, your clothes - once gotten wet - won’t dry at night. So take some clothes to change.

 

 

 

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San Jeronimo, Postal Code: 08000, Cusco - Perú

 

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