5 Days

It surrounds the mountain of the Ausangate – Peru to 6,384 masl and observes the chain of the Peruvian Andes.

Live one of the most unforgettable experiences on the routes offered by Peru. The walk on the snowy Ausangate is one of the most famous in South America.

Have the opportunity to surround one of the most important Apus of the Inca period to 4800 masl The Ausangate, is a jewel that few are fortunate to know, its route is little visited mixing the magic and mystery of 5 days on the way.

The nature of the Andean heights invites you to live among unique landscapes; Lagoons, glaciers and typical fauna of the region. The Andes mountain range will allow you to see snows of more than 6,000 masl like the Mariposa, Callangate, Colquecruz, Jampa, waiting to be conquered by you.

Test your adventurous spirit and join in turning this Majestic Snowy.

DEPARTURE TIMEArrive 4:00 – 4:30 hrs.
RETURN TIMEApproximately 19:30 hrs.
WEARComfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
Pick up from the airport: At the time indicated by the passenger.
Informative Talk: We will meet with you one or two days before your tour at your hotel to give you details about the walk.
Professional Guide: English and Spanish for the entire adventure tour and Machu Picchu.
Transportation: Pick up in the morning in private transportation from your hotel at the agreed time to the starting point of the trek.
Personal Shop: 02 people per tent, in tents with capacity for 04 people for greater comfort and so they can place their backpacks.
Camping equipment: kitchen tent, dining tent, chairs and tables
Inside the Tent: Matra or Insulation.
Horse load: 6 kilos carries personal things of the pax.
Assistant Guide: From 9 passengers.
Food: 3 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches and 3 Dinners, snacks and lunches.
Description of Meals: Pancakes, omelets, soups, fresh fruits, avocados, pastas, chicken, meat, rice, salads, all rich in carbohydrates to replenish energy losses during the walk, hot drinks including Coca mate, The altitude sickness.
Alarm Clock: Every morning the cook will serve you a tea inside your personal tent
Tea Time: Every afternoon one hour before dinner, the cook will put on the table Corn popcorn, cookies, coffee, chocolate and different types of mates.
Snack: 6 snacks, one day, a fruit of the area, another day chocolates, another day Cookies or energy bar accompanied with candies, these will be delivered at the beginning of each walk.
First Aid Kit: Includes oxygen ball
Personalized service 24 hours: During your stay in Cusco and Peru, our staff will provide personalized attention 24 hours cel. Emergency 984766436.
Move from the hotel to airport
Breakfast on the first day: you can take it at the hotel or restaurant.
Lunch and Dinner on the last day: you can take it at the hotel or restaurant.
Sleeping bag: you must bring a bag 4 stations, if you can not rent in our offices cost of USD $ 25.00 (pen -15 ° C)
Walking sticks: if you do not have it you can rent in our offices the pair USD $ 20.00, brand Leki and Diamond.
Tips: For agency staff
Entrance to the thermal baths.

Morel information
Local Information
The most important city of the Inca Empire, Cusco, is located at 3350 masl, where we will go by bus to the Sacred Valley passing through the villages of Maras, Chinchero, Urubamba and Ollantaytambo, towns with living identity that have been maintained through years. Our starting point starts at KM 82 at 2800 masl


Day 1: Cusco - Ocongate - Tinqui - Upis - Thermal Baths

Today our adventure begins. We will meet at your hotel to head to the village of Tinqui, without losing sight of the visit to many villages along the Huatanay River valley. We will also visit the archaeological complex of Pikillacta, an ancient pre-Inca city. Our tour will continue through the town of Urcos where we will know small villages and farmland in the direction of Ocongate to get the first views of the Vilcanota mountain range. Tinqui awaits us 3,800 masl We will walk to the town of Upis to relax in the thermal baths (4,310 masl) We will complete our experience with nature camping in the foothills of the snowy Ausangate.

Food: Snack lunch, snack and dinner.


Day 2: Thermal Baths - Pucacocha Lagoons - Ausangate Lagoon

This will be an unforgettable day! After breakfast we will go to Arapa Pass (4,7000 masl) and we will witness the wonderful natural landscape of the Ande; Large quantities of llamas, alpacas and vizcachas or wild rabbits, in their natural habitat. We will descend to the lagoons of Paucarcocha, known by the names of Jatun Pucacocha, Vinacocha and Huchuy Punacocha. Here we will pause to enjoy the landscape and have lunch. We will start the ascent to the 2nd step, Alcataro (4,800 masl) to finally continue climbing towards the Ausangate lagoon, where we will set up our camp to enjoy lunchtime and dinner.

Food: Breakfast, snack, lunch, snack and dinner.


Day 3: Ausangate Lagoon - Palomani Pass - Huchuy Finaya

It is time to recharge energy at breakfast as we will have the heavier section when ascending to the Palomani Pass, (5050 masl) the highest point of the whole walk. At a steady and smooth step we will descend towards the valley of Finaya to take a break and have lunch. Hatun Finaya awaits us with a beautiful print of alpacas, llamas and the watercolor typical of the Andes. We will continue on the way to Huchuy Finaya where we will set up our camp to rest enough to start another day of travel.

Food: Breakfast, snack, lunch, snack and dinner.


Day 4: Huchuy Finaya - Paso Jampa - Pacchanta

We will start the march with energy, today we will pass by another very high peak, the passage of Jampa to (5,040 masl). After breakfast we will start the ascent and once in the place, we will continue towards Azul Cocha to give way to lunch. Already in the valley of Jampa we will see the picturesque landscapes, the flora and fauna of the zone to obtain the best memories and photographs of the place. We will then go to the village of Pacchanta where we will raise our camp and we will be able to take a bath in the hot springs that are near the town. What better reward to relax with the incredible view of snowy Ausangate!

Food: Breakfast, snack, lunch, snack and dinner.


Day 5: Pacchanta - Tinki - Cusco

We reach the goal of our adventure. This day will be the mildest with 4 hours of walking.
After breakfast we will continue on a short tour in the middle of a beautiful Andean landscape and picturesque villages that lead us back to the starting point, Tinqui, completing this fascinating circuit around the Apu or sacred mountain Ausangate. We will drive you back by bus to the imperial city of Cusco to your hotel.

Food Breakfast, snack, lunch.

It is important to take into account that passengers arrive in Cusco at least two days before to acclimatize and make the trek. You can do practice tours like visiting the city and the Sacred Valley, these are gentle walks at considerable heights.

For this route it is also recommended to carry the following:

02 Long Sleeve T-Shirts (Thermo Skin).
01 thermal wool jacket.
01 hunting coat.
01 snow jacket
01 Trekking Trousers
02 pairs of socks
02 pairs of underwear
01 sun hat
01 rain covers (raincoats and others)
01 scarf
01 sunglasses

Mountain boots
01 pair of trekking shoes that support the ankles

Hygiene kit
01 towel for personal hygiene
01 biodegradable soap
Toilet paper
01 A personal cleaning kit (toothbrushes, toothpaste and other essential items).

ausangate trek Adventure