Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike

Huchuy Qosqo is an all-day hike recommended for people who like to walk a lot. Enjoy nature, landscapes, in addition you can see alpacas, llamas birds and an interesting vegetation and know more as the people of the mountains live without the presence of many people and is definitely advisable as acclimatization to make other walks stronger as the Inca Trail

  • Type of Tour: Adventure, ecological landscapes, cultural and archaeological
  • Departures Day: Daily departures
  • Season: From march to November
  • Trek Duration: 1 Day
  • Accommodation: 
  • Group size: Minimum 2 persons
  • Highest Point: 4.300 mt
  • Difficulty: Moderate.
  • Price: 70 USD per person
 Tambomachay – Huchuy Qosqo – Lamay – Cusco

6 am: departure to Tambomachay. An Inca archaeological center probably a place dedicated to the worship of water. Here begins our walk an ascent to the open Sicllajasa place where you can observe the city of Cusco and Continuing the journey we will appreciate ravines like the Ccauca creek and from here you can already feel and see the typical landscapes of the mountains of Cusco as well the Ichu puna straw used by the Incas to build bridges and houses. Continuing the trip we will begin to see Alpacas, Llamas and birds of the zone Up to the lagoon of Qeullacocha.

After a short rest we will continue the ascent to Challuchallu open, from this place we can see the lagoons of Piuray and Qoriqocha and the beautiful landscapes that are in the place to finally reach the highest point of our trip the Abra de Rumicruz here we will enjoy our snack and nature. After a good rest we will begin the descent to the town of Pucamarca by a beautiful ancient Inca road, finding in the way an Inca bridge, we will pass by a small canyon and a paved Inca road that will take us to Huchuy Qosqo. This archaeological site was very important in Inca times here alive and died Huayna Capac father of the Inca Pachacutec after an interesting view of the place we will descend for two hours towards the town of Lamay where ends our journey of trek. From this town we will take the bus back to the city of Cusco.
What Is Included:
  • Pick up from your hotel
  • Private transport Cusco – Tambomachay
  • Entrance ticket to Huchoy Qosqo
  • Public transport Lamay – Cusco
  • A good snack (fruits)
  • Tour Guide
  • Firsd Aid
What Is Not Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Water
  • Tips

What You Need To Bring/Carry

  • sweater for the cold
  • •Sport wear
  • hiking shoes
  • Hat or cap
  • •Sun glasses
  • Jacket for rain or poncho
  • 2 liters of water
  • Money Extra
  • Standard 35 liter backpack
  • Sunscreen
  • Toilet paper