FLIGHT OF CONDOR & HUMANTAY LAKE 2 DAYS
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The flight of the condor and Humantay Lake 2 Days is a new route designed for people who wish to spend 2 days visiting some important Inca ruins but little known As Qillarumiyoq and Tarawasi and a short walk to admire the flight of the majestic Condor, spend the night near the wonderful humantay lagoon before visiting the next day.
This viewpoint is the natural sanctuary of the Andean condor, you will see a number of condors flying majestically through this beautiful valley, in the Inca era, the condor was considered a sacred and totemic bird.
This tour of the flight of the Condors in the Apurímac canyon is a new tourist route recommended for nature lovers and bird watchers. During the trip to the Cañon del Condor we can appreciate beautiful cultural attractions such as the Archaeological Center of Quillarumiyoc, Tarawasi and different natural attractions such as mountains, streams, rivers and snowy mountains. (Apu pucara), snow-capped Humantay & Salkantay, we will finally witness the majestic flight of the Andean condor in its natural habitat.
Latin America is recognized worldwide for the diversity and natural beauty that are hidden within countries like Peru. An unparalleled adventure destination is Cusco, which guards the Salkantay Mountain route, an attraction that moves with the beautiful landscapes and keeps years of history.
The Humantay lagoon is sheltered by the mountains of Salkantay and Humantay, at 4,300 m.s. It is located in the Vilcabamba mountain range in southern Peru. This lagoon formed by the thaw of the Humantay mountain presents a unique and incomparable landscape with its turquoise waters. The Humantay lagoon is part of the route from the Salkantay mountain to Machu Picchu, you can access walking besides it lends itself to some other camping activities. The lagoon is visited by shamans and tourists from around the world to leave offerings to the Pachamama, deity that represents Mother Earth in the Inca culture.
DAY 1: CUSCO - CHONTA - SORAYPAMAPA
Early at 07:00 in the morning we will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco to start our incredible adventure. In our transportation we will head to Limatambo for a route full of unique natural and cultural attractions. We will make some stops to visit 2 Inca Archaeological Centers, Quillarumiyuc; a temple dedicated to the Moon with its beautiful waterfall, and Tarawasi that has walls of stones of polygonal shape that show the perfect architecture of the Incas and the importance of this place.
We will continue our journey until we reach the Chonta, By 12:00 p.m., we will arrive at the Community of Chonta, a place where we will taste a lunch with magnificent views of Salkantay. In this community, we will begin the walk of about 45 minutes until arriving at the Viewpoint of the Condor Canyon located at 3,380 masl. Here, we will wait for the Condors (Sacred Bird) to return from your daily activities, and after a short time we will have the opportunity to observe the impressive Andean Condor in full flight and in its natural habitat. He will pass very close to us and you will be able to take many photos. After this incredible experience, we will go to our camp in soraypampa where we will have our dinner.
DAY 1: SORAYPAMAPA - HUMANTAY LAKE - CUSCO
After breakfast, we will hike uphill to Humantay lake (4200 masl) 3 km in 2 hours round trip, once at the lake you have time for photographing and explore the area. Afterwards we will walk back to Soraypampa where we will have our lunch and take our bus that will take us back to Cusco.
- Private transport.
- Professional Tourism Guide
- 1 Breakfast, 02 lunch, 1 Dinner
- Entrance to the Mirador del Condor Chonta Cusco
- Ticket for Killarumiyoq and Tarawasi
- Entrance ticket to Humantay Lake
- 1 night camping
- Drinking water.
- Walking Sticks: you can hire from our company
- Tips for the wranglers and guides
WHAT TO BRING
- A small backpack.
- Copy of your passport.
- Good team trek, such as hiking boots, scarf, polar or thermal clothing, gloves, fleece warm hat and wool socks.
- Waterproof pants and jacket for the cold
- T-shirts and long sleeve sweaters
- Poncho Rain
- Sun hat
- Sunscreen, Mosquito repellent.
- Camera and films
- Extra money for souvenirs, drinks and TIPS.
List of objects to take to the Trek.
This tour leaves every day of the year.
- Pre payment per person: 50% of the payment per person
- Balance: 50% before departure. - Terms and Conditions -
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