Singrenacocha the turquoise Lake 1 Day
Singrenacocha Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes in the Cusco region, it is a source of life that houses in its surroundings some high Andean regions, as well as a rich variety of wildlife typical of this region of Peru, such as; llamas, alpacas, vicuñas, vizcachas, condors, eagle foxes among many others.The way to arrive is mainly through nice paved road, and the end is a dirt road with passing many local villages along the route.
The Singrenacocha lake, is surrounded by spectacular landscapes and mountains that are part of the Vilcanota mountain range, such as the Wallpayuq, Chumpe and Callangate mountains. This singrenacocha lake is little known and visits what makes it more special. Singrenacocha lake which in Quechua ‘Sigrina’ means Mermaid. From it it is possible to observe the snowy Ausangate.
- Explore one of the most beautiful turquoise lakes in the Ausangate circuit. The landscape is impressive, since it is surrounded by snowy mountains, it is still not well known and little visited, which makes it more special.
- Get to know the authentic and original towns of the Andes in Peru, in this adventure we will pass through the towns of Ocongate, Tinki and Pacchanta, places where you can still appreciate the cultural wealth of its inhabitants, who still preserve their myths and traditions inherited from the ancestors, it is also one of the few regions where you can still see the inhabitants dressed in their typical costumes.
Inclusions of this tour
CUSCO - OCONGATE - PAMPACANCHA - SINGRENACOCHA - CUSCO
The tour to Lake Singrenacocha begins with the pick up from your hotel at 5:00 am. Then we will go in our private transport to the town of Ocongate located 2 hours from the city of Cusco. Here we will make a short break for breakfast. Then we will continue towards Lake Singrenacocha 4450m. Located 30 minutes from the town of Ocongate. Then we will arrive at Yanacancha, a small community located near the lake and the Ausangate mountains. From this place we will begin with the descent for 01 hour to the lake to explore and walk around this beautiful lake, it will take us approximately an hour and a half. Also on the way it is possible to see birds, alpacas, llamas, Vicuñas, vizcachas and with luck even the Andean Condor.
After enjoying the beauty of Singrenacocha, we will begin the return to where our mobility will go to the town of Pampacancha where we can enjoy the hot springs and there we will also have lunch. Then we will return to the city of Cusco around 05:00 pm approximately, we will be leaving you at your hotel.
Best season to travel
The best time to visit Peru is during the dry season, between May and November, when the weather is dry and bright, with more frequent rainfall occurring between November and April.
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