Ausangate Trek 5D/4N
The Cordillera Vilcanota is an impressive range of mountains which include ...
From Cusco early at 7.00 am depart by bus, and head towards Ocongate, by the way we pass through the villages of (Urcos, Ccatca and Ocongate), on the way you will appreciate the chain of the Cordillera Vilcanota, after this tour reach the village of Tinke. Here we meet our horsemen and horses. From here depart for lunch at Upis (4,400 m.s.n.m.), where will be our night camp 1. From here we can scrutinize the north side of Ausangate, where there is full of Andean flora and fauna ecosystem, reaching Upis, we will have the opportunity to enjoy the hot springs.
This wake up early, eating breakfast Arapa cross the step (4,850 m.s.n.m.). From here, continue three hours down the valley, past the lagoon Pucaqocha, reaching Jatun Pucaqocha. Then we climb up to Laguna Pass (4,850 m.s.n.m.), overlooking the stunning lagoon Ausangate Qocha and blue waters. This lake is fed by the melting snow of Ausangate, here is our camp. (Lunch and dinner).
We have breakfast with the sun, to continue our walk. Climb a slope to reach Palomani Pass (5100 m.s.n.m.), from here we can see the true panoramic view of Ausangate. Then we will go down a path that is an awesome route, and reach to Vinicunca, here we see the magnificent red hill, called by having stains that were made of stone sediments arsenic. We will do our night camp 3.
Getting up early in the morning, have breakfast with the reception of the Andes and beautiful mountains, then climb up the Jampa (5,100 m.s.n.m.) and then descend, observe and appreciate the lakes, our light trail following our walk, always appreciating the beautiful landscapes and then reach Pacchanta (4,200 m.s.n.m.), where will be our camp for the night 5 and relax our muscles have the opportunity to enjoy the hot springs.
Professional bilingual guide (Spanish – English).
Private transportation (Cusco - Tinqui - Cusco).
Entrance to Rainbow Mountain.
Horsemen and mules to transport equipment, food and personal luggage (only 7 kilos per person).
A cook to prepare all meals.
Meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 4 dinners.
Kitchen equipment: dining tent, kitchen with table and chairs.
The capacity of the tent is for 4 people, but it can be used only for 2 people, to have more space for your luggage.
Therma-rest air mattress.
First aid kit.
Additional horse to ride.
Walking boots (with ankle protectors).
Waterproof jacket / rain poncho.
Warm jacket, hat and gloves.
Comfortable shirts and pants.
Sun protection cream (factor 35 is recommended).
Insect repellent minimum 30% DEET.
Sun hat and sunglasses.
Flashlight with spare batteries.
Water purification tablets (Micropur recommended).
Suggested extra contribution.
Price per person
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