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6 DAY / 5 NIGHT AUSANGATE TREK:
Day 1: Cusco- Ocongate- Tinqui
Leaving at a comfortable hour, 9:00 am, after having had Breakfast, we will ride in our private transport towards the pueblo, Ocongate, where we will have a delicious typical Lunch at a traditional restaurant. Afterwards, we will continue on our way to our first campsite in the village of Tinqui.
Day 2: Tinqui- Upis
We will have breakfast and then begin our trekking at about 7:30 am, we will find ourselves in some nice, open terrains with immense mountains all around us. Coming across small typical communities in the wilderness, we will be able to appreciate their customs and life style. We will find large groups of beautiful llamas in their natural habitats. We will have lunch in Ñicchipampa and then continue until Upis, where we will set up camp near to natural hot springs.
Day 3: Upis- Pukachocha- Ausangatecocha
Beginning our day with an high ascent to Harapa Pass, not yet the highest point we will see but it is up to 4,700 meters. From that point, we will enjoy gorgeous landscapes, the virgin mountain range towering overhead and several magnificent lakes below. We will later have lunch in Pukacocha, followed by the last stretch of trail before setting up our campsite in Ausangatecocha.
Day 4: Ausangatechocha- Jampa
We will climb to the highest point of the trek at 5,050 meters: the towering Palomani Pass, which offers some stellar views of the picturesque landscape. Descending down into the Machuracay Valley, we will eventually come to the place known as Jampa, where we will set up our campsite for the day.
Day 5: Jampa- Komerqocha- Pacchanta
We will begin Day 5 with one last ascent, passing by Colquecruz, to the Jampa Pass at 4,600 meters. Afterwards we will have a break and lunch in Komercocha. In the afternoon we will continue walking until we arrive to Pampas, and then our campsite for the night in Pacchanta alongside some natural hot springs.
Day 6: Cusco- Pacchanta- Tinqui
After a short trek that leads us through some beautiful, Andean landscapes and typical, picturesque villages, we will return to the point where we started 6 days ago, Tinqui, having completed the fantastic journey around the highest peak in the Cusco region, Mount Ausangate. In Tinqui, we will meet the transport to return to Cusco.
OUR SERVICE INCLUDES:
1. Transfer from airport or bus terminal to your hotel in Cusco.
2. Information and maps related to trek.
3. Transfer from your hotel in Cusco to Tinqui
4. Professional, bilingual Tour Guide
5. Food during the trek (5D, 5A, 4C) with vegetarian option for those who reserve it.
6. Porters and mules to carry the camping equipment and food
7. Professional trained Cook
8. First aid kit, blood pressure gauge, oxygen tank
9. Camping equipment (tents, mattress, cooking equipment, etc.)
10. Return Transfer from Tinqui to your hotel in Cusco
11. Departing transfer from your hotel in Cusco to the airport or bus terminal
OUR SERVICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
1. Breakfast on the first day.
2. Sleeping bag
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS FOR RENT:
Extra horse with saddle to ride when you are tired- USD $140.00
Sleeping bag- USD $22.00 for the entire trek
Backpack- USD $30.00 for the entire trek
Note: Any changes in prices by the authorities who run the entrance to the archaeological sites are reported in advance..