In this hike you walk through the beautiful landscape of the Lares valley, with its magnificent mountains, lakes and lamas. You’ll meet and interact with the local people and stay in their small villages
|DURATION:||4 Days / 3 Nights|
|TYPE OF TRIP:||Standard and Private|
|RECOMMENDED DEPARTURES:||April to December|
|INCLUDED:||English speaking guide and trip briefing before departure.|
|Cook and meals from first to last day lunch|
|Porters to carry equipment|
|All camping equipment|
Day 1: HUARÁN - CANCHA CANCHA
Pickup from the hotel and transfer to the village of Tinqui (7 hours) and start the hike next day.
Day 2: PACHACHUTEQ- KISHUARANI
After the breakfast we start walking to Upis (6-7 hours). You’ll enjoy the typical high Andean landscape of glaciers and mountain lakes
Day 3: KISHUARANI - LAKE QUEÑACOCHA - KKOCHUYCKAZA - CONCANI
From Kishuarani, start climbing (about 3 hours), first passing Lake Queñacocha, then on to the second pass – Kkochuyckaza (4,240mt-13,900ft). From here, there are fabulous views of snow-covered mountains and the Huillke lakes. Before lunch, it’s an hour’s walk near the Huillke lakes (3,960mt-12,990ft) and then another hour down to the campsite in Concani (3,800mt-12,465ft).
Day 4: LARES - CALCA - CUSCO
An easy walk, all downhill (about 2½ hours) to the hot springs near Lares. Continue on another hour to the village of Lares. Take the bus back to Calca and then Cuzco (about 5 hours).