Laguna Humantay mas Cañon del Condor
Lagoon of Humantay, is in the foothills of the chain of the Vilcabamba this is of glacial origin located in Mollepata (Anta, Cusco) to a height of 4,200 msnm, in the zone of Soraypampa to a height of 3,800 m way towards the mountain Salkantay to 3 hours by car from the city of Cusco.
For walkers and nature lovers, turquoise lagoon thanks to the minerals that gives a color that contrasts with the beautiful snowy
The “Cañón del Condor” is on its way to becoming a new tourist destination in the Cusco region, located in the Chonta community of Limatambo district in the province of Anta, to reach this natural viewpoint, which is located more of 3 thousand 400 meters on the level of the sea, is made a walk of 50 minutes from the community of Chonta.
Along the trail, you can see natural attractions (landscapes, valleys and sacred mountains) that are located on the right bank of the Apurimac River. Finally, you will arrive to the Mirador de Huaco where you can observe the majestic flight of the Andean condors in their natural state.
The visitor can also enjoy the breathtaking natural paradise of the Apurímac river valley, considered to be the largest in South America.
From the viewpoint of the condors, other birds can be seen, such as eagles, hawks, deer, Andean foxes, vizcachas, among others.
- Duration: 1 Day.
- Departures: All year round
- Trip type: Advenure.
- Difficulty level 3 and 1: Moderate hike
- Suitable for: Young and Adults
- Suitable for: Travelers who love adventure and birds (condor)
- Payment: By PayPal and Western Union
This tour is for all tourists who love amazing and fascinating things in their natural and natural state in a single trip, for travelers who do not have much time that children who are in the nature of the mother “Laguna Humantay” with beautiful snow-capped mountains, feel the sky and the mountains of this to its level with the beautiful dance of the Condor in the great Apurimac canyon at an altitude of 3,800 m, the largest flying in the world that can reach a height of 6,000 m and animals like Andean cuy, birds, sheep, llamas, deer and fox ending with beautiful sunset over your eyes.
LAKE HUMANTAY & CONDOR CANYON CHONTA
MORNING: Lake Humantay
- Check Out Time: 04:00 am
- Duration in car: 3 hours
- Walking Time: 1 hour and 20 minutes.
- Walking distance: 3 kilometers.
- Difficulty level 3: Walking Moderate moderate
- Altitude reached: 4,200 meters
- Height of the walk: 3,800 meters
CUSCO – MOLLEPATA – SORAYPAMPA – LAKE HUMANTAY
Pick up from Cusco from 3:30 a.m. to 4:00 am depending on the location of your lodging and then drive to Mollepata where we will have our breakfast in a small restaurant, after our breakfast we will continue 1 hour and 30 minutes more by car until arriving To Soraypampa place from where we begin with our walk towards the lagoon of Humantay for an approximate time of 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Arriving at the Humantay lagoon we have an estimated 40 minutes of visit to take photos and appreciate the wonderful of the lagoon with our respective guide.
Then we will take our walk back to the place of Soraypampa to take our bus to Mollepata where we will have our rich lunch, continuing our journey towards the canyon of chonta canyon of condors.
AFTERNOON: Condor canyon Chonta.
SORAYPAMPA – MOLLEPATA – CHONTA – CUSCO
- Check out time: 14:20
- Hiking Time Condor Canyon: 50 minutes
- Difficulty level 1: Walk for beginners.
- Altitude reached: 3,400 meters
- Height of the walk: 3,800 meters
Continuing our trip by bus and observing the beautiful mountain range and the beautiful snowy will arrive at the control point of Chonta at 14:00 pm, we will take our cameras and binoculars to begin our trek that will last approximately about 45 minutes to the gazebo of the condor , We will wait a few minutes to see in all its majesty the dance of the condors in the beautiful canyon with a spectacular view we will be about 50 minutes appreciating the flight of the condors to soon begin our return towards the control of chonta and finally to Cusco arriving 19:40 pm. Approximately
- Bus Cusco – Soraypampa – Canyon chonta – Cusco
- 1 breakfast, 1 lunch
- Ticket to Humantay
- Tour guide
- Oxygen Ball
- Poncho to camouflage and not frighten the condors
- Walking Sticks
- Entrance to the chonta canyon Foreign 30, Peruvian soles 10 soles