Cusco Adventure the Local travel Company of Cusco city offer you this nice trekking to Huchuy Qosqo (small Cusco) starting from the beautiful lake of Piuray of Chinchero town. Huchuy Qosqo (small Cusco) is an Inca archaeological site located in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The Huchuy Qosqo Trek offers a fantastic opportunity to explore the Sacred Valley, see the incredible flora and fauna, and learn more about the Huchuy Qosqo military-administrative center
Cusco Alternative Treks – Hiking and Trekking in Cusco Peru, Huchuy Qosqo, Piuray Lake, Chinchero, Lamay, full day in Exclusive Private Tour ITINERARY:
We will star thin nice journey with the pick up from your hotel early in the morning and escorted to the starting point of the Piuray Lake at Taucca community, a short distance outside of Chinchero town. Be prepared for the altitude as the starting point of the trek is at 3,750 meters above sea level. At the beginning in the morning, it will allow you to appreciate the spectacular view of the Snow Mountain called the Veronica, the highest peak of the Urubamba Mountain range and the nearby town of Vilcabamba. The walk to Huchuy Qosqo will take approximately 6 hours with very flexible stops. You will reach the highest point (4,400 meters above sea level) at Pucaqasa then descend to Pumamarca and from here, you will enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, fields and lakes.
We will continue the trekking into the canyon to follow the newly restored Inca Trail, crossing streams and bridges, through Puma Punku and other Inca ruins to finally get the Inca town of Huchuy Qosqo at 3,600 meters sea level. The site itself sits high on a mountain, majestically framed by Lamay and Calca. Originally a palace, the adobe stone structures remain impressive even in the modern age.
After a short break in the shade of the Queñua trees, you can enjoy your lunch before exploring the site at your leisure. You will then continue the zigzag hike downhill through the fields for about 2 hours to Lamay where you will board your transport to Cusco city or to your nice hotel of the Sacred Valley.
Cusco Alternative Treks – Hiking and Trekking in Cusco Peru, Huchuy Qosqo, Piuray Lake, Chinchero, Lamay, full day in Exclusive Private Tour INCLUDED:
Private transportation from your same hotel round trip
Professional Tour Guide in English
Lunch and enough water
All the transfers
Cusco Alternative Treks – Hiking and Trekking in Cusco Peru, Huchuy Qosqo, Piuray Lake, Chinchero, Lamay, full day in Exclusive Private Tour NOT INCLUDED
PRICE: US $ 95 per person (Minimum departure with two guest)