LAKE QAN QAN IN PITUSIRAY AREA

LAKE QAN QAN IN PITUSIRAY AREA

A hike that will take us at the foot of Pitusiray, one of the most emblematic mountains of the Sacred Valley. We get to the starting point of the hike above Calca. From there, we start our walk by a steep ascend. We reach an antenna and follow a narrow path up to the lake. We have some time to rest and explore the nice surroundings before sharing a delicious picnic. On our way back, we enjoy incredible views of the magnificent Sacred Valley.

 

  • Useful information:

Duration: 9h (4h hike)
Departure time: 6.30am
Pick-up: Urubamba or Cusco
Distance: 9.5km
Difficulty: 3.5 / 5
Minimum altitude: 3430m
Maximum altitude: 4160m
Total ascent: 815m

  • Program

06:30 Pick-up from your hotel and transfer to the starting point of the hike
08:15 We start our hike
10:45 We reach Qan Qan. Free time to rest or explore the surroundings
11:30 Picnic lunch
12:30 We start our way down
14:00 Transfer to your hotel. End of the tour (15:30)

  • Highlights

A beautiful lake at the foot of a mystical mountain
A 360 ° panorama of the Sacred Valley

 

  • Included:

– Transfers from your hotel
– English-speaking guide
– Picnic lunch
– Snack and water

⚠ Narrow path (not suitable for people subject to vertigo)