Singrenacocha Lake Day Hike

In the southeast part of Cusco city, a hundred and twenty kilometers away is located one of the most beautiful lagoons around there. The Singrenacocha lagoon, a huge turquoise blue lagoon. This lagoon is surrounded by spectacular landscapes and mountains that conform part of the Vilcanota mountain range such as the Wallpayuq, Chumpe and Callangate mountains. This lagoon is not well known and visited what makes it more special.

  • Type of Trek: Adventure, ecological landscapes and cultural
  • Departures Days: Every day
  • Season: Regularly from march to November
  • Trek Duration: 1 Day
  • Accommodation:
  • Group size: small groups
  • Maximum height: 4,600 meters
  • Difficulty: Moderate to Challange
  • Price: ask for prices

Cusco – Tinki – Singrenacocha – Tinki – Cusco

This trip begins with the pick up from your accommodation at five in the morning. Then we will go to the city of Tinki, where we will have breakfast. After around thirty minutes, we will finally arrive at Yanacancha, a small community located near the lagoon and the mountains. From this place we will start walking towards the Singrenacocha lagoon.

The road to reach the lagoon lasts around forty-five minutes. Exploring and walking through this beautiful lagoon will take us about an hour and a half.  On the way it is possible to see some  birds, alpacas, llamas, vicuñas, vizcachas and with good luck we will watch the Andean Condor flying.

After enjoying the beauty of life,  tranquility and nature, we can come back to the place where our mobility will be waiting for us and then it will take us to the city of Tinki, where we will have lunch. Finally, the return to the city of Cusco, where this beautiful trip will end, will take approximately three hours. 

What is included in this tour?

Pick up from your Hotel
Private transportation round trip
Entrance fee to Singrenacocha
First aid kit
Tour Guide
Breakfast
Lunch

What is not included in this tour?

Dinner
Water
Tip

What to Bring?

Sportswear
hiking shoes
Hat or cap
Sun glasses
Sunscreen
Rain jacket/fleece/poncho
1 liter of water
Extra money
Standard Backpack 35 liters
Toilet paper