Sacred Valley Tour: Lares Trek
Nestled in the Sacred Valley, the Lares Valley gives you a beautiful and cultural experience of life in the Andes. Traditions and ways of life exist from many centuries ago, the inhabitants of this valley always provide a warm welcome for visitors; making this a really special place to spend your time trekking.
Embark on a beautiful 3 day trek through the Sacred Valley Tour: Lares Valley, a trek through traditional native communities where you can see how these populations survive & thrive using local resources.
Starting at Huaran in the Lares Valley you’ll pitstop for lunch after a fairly long drive from Cusco in the morning. After lunch you follow a trail for about 4 hrs to the first campsite of Cuncani. From day 2 you’ll trek from Cuncani through to Huacahuasi, encountering local farmsteads and communities along the way.
On the third day beginning from Huacahuasi you’ll head deeper into the valleys of this area. Experiencing more traditional quechuan farm practices; whilst also scaling a 4,800m mountain pass. During the descent you’ll pass a mountain lake in Ipsaycocha heading to the town of Patacchanta for a final lunch; capping a great couple of days before the journey back through to Cusco or the Sacred Valley.