Ausangate Trek 5 days

Ausangate Trek It’s certainly an adventure trip recommended for people who like walking, feel the nature, tranquility, the spirit, the energy of the Pachamama and mountains as the Apu Ausangate is the protector and the highest mountain Cusco. and the most important thing about this trip is that you know the true Perú. The Andes Perú of their people in their traditional dress, their customs and learn their way of life is superb and interesting without the presence of many tourists.

Pachamama Peru Trek – Ausangate Trek – Cusco
  • Type of Trek: Adventure, ecological landscapes and cultural
  • Departures Day: Daily departures
  • Accommodation: 4 nights in tent
  • Season: from march to November
  • Trek Duration: 5 days and 4 nights
  • Difficulty: Moderate to challenge
  • Group size: minimun 2 persons
  • Highest Point: 5.150 mt
  • Price: 550 USD per person
Pachamama Peru Trek – Ausangate Trek – Cusco

Day 01: Cusco – Tinki – Upis 

6:00 am pick up from the hotel. Towards the people of Tinki for lunch. The trip takes three hours to our mobility. After lunch we start the walk four hours to Upis this day will be short but interesting because we will see local people travel with their costumes, their daily life and beautiful landscapes. In UPIS afternoon we visit the hot springs to relax muscles and enjoy the place with a beautiful panoramic mountain view Ausangate 6.372m. And others in the Cordillera Vilcanota. Finally to end this day we will spend the first night after a pleasant dinner.

Pachamama Peru Trek – Ausangate Trek – Cusco

Day 02: Upis – Ausangate Ccocha

After breakfast 6:30 a.m.. (Approximately) start walking an hour and a half until the opening of Arapa (4,850m) from here we will descend for three hours through gaps Pumacocha, Yanacocha and where will break for lunch and then continue to the open of Ausangate(4,900m.) seeing tour groups alpacas, llamas and local people. From here you have a breathtaking panoramic view of Ausangate lake. After enjoy and feel the energy of the mountains, the lakes and nature begin to descend to the Ausangate lake Ccocha where we spend the second night after dinner.

Pachamama Peru Trek – Ausangate Trek – Cusco

Day 03: Ausangate Ccocha – Jampa Pampa

After breakfast 6:30 a.m.. (Approximately) begin the ascent of two hours until the open of Palomani (5.121m.) The highest and most difficult of the trip. From this place we will appreciate the highest mountain in Cusco Ausangate And much of the Cordillera Vilcanota will definitely be an amazing experience to be there to feel the energy, the spirit of the mountains and Mother Nature (Pachamama) making this beautiful day panoramic views of lakes, valleys and the Andes of Cusco two hours to finally descend to the community of Huchoy Finaya for lunch and rest before continuing for three hours to Jampa Pampa where we spend the third night after dinner.

Pachamama Peru Trek – Ausangate Trek – Cusco

Day 4: Jampa Pampa – Pacchanta

After breakfast 6:30 a.m.. (Approximately) this day we walk five three hours watching the tour with a bit of luck wild animals such as: the vicuna, vizcachas and various birds of the Andes lagoons of different colors and mountains cocked and Punta Puca. In addition to cross the open Jampa Ccasa of 5.084m will be the last pass of our trip. We descend to the Blue Lagoon Ccocha for lunch and then continue to the rest Pacchanta village where we spend the last night after a pleasant dinner.

Day 5: Pacchanta – Tinki – Cusco

After breakfast 6:30 a.m.. (Approximately) start walking four hours to the village of Tinki. This will be an easy, beautiful and interesting day because we will see in the course of people’s presence and small villages with their traditional costumes, customs and know and learn more about the culture of this wonderful region and finally to the village where after lunch Tinki We return to the city of Cusco.

What Is Included:

  • Pre-departure briefing
  • Collection from your hotel in the morning
  • Personal tents: 2 people in each 4-people-capacity tent, to allow for higher comfort and a safe keeping of backpacks
  • English speaking professional and official tourist guide (2 guides for groups of over 8 people)
  • Chef and cooking equipment
  • Pack animals (to carry tents, food and cooking equipment) days 1 to 5
  • 1 Bag or daffor bag where you can out maximum of 6kg per
  • Meals (4B, 4L, 4D + daily morning snack + daily tea service except last day). Vegetarian or special menus are available at no extra cost
  • One textile snack bag per person, to avoid the usage of plastic bags that contaminate our environment
  • Bio-degradable personal hand soaps
  • Others: hot water every morning and evening for washing purposes / boiled water to fill in your water bottle every morning and night, and at lunch time if requested with enough time ahead
  • First-aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle

What Is Not Included:

  • First breakfast in Tinki
  • Last lunch in Tinki
  • Drinks: mineral water, soda, beer, chocolates
  • Sleeping bag rent: USD 5 per day
  • Tip

What You Need To Bring/Carry

  • Daypack 30 liters/packtowl
  • Knit hat/hat
  • Headlamp
  • Sunglasses/sunscreen
  • Rain poncho/Rain jacket/Pants
  • Heavy polartec top
  • Jacket/fleece
  • Power stretch shirt
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Trekking poles
  • Convertible nylon pants
  • Polypropylene underwear
  • Short/swimsuit
  • Hiking boots/3 pairs running socks
  • Flip flops
  • Anti-itch cream/insect repellent
  • Cash/snacks
  • Toilet paper