What to bring to Humantay Lake?

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Humantay Lake in Cusco Peru

To make your visit perfect and smooth, we have created a complete and entertaining guide on what to bring on your tour to Humantay Lagoon.

1. Identity Card or Passport: Your identity card or passport is essential to register for the tour and for any other necessary paperwork. 

2. Tickets and Reservations: Bring all your tickets and reservations printed or on your mobile device.

3. Layered Clothing: Because the weather can change quickly.

4. Suitable footwear: Waterproof trekking shoes with a good non-slip sole, as the terrain can be rocky and slippery.

5. Sun Protection: Although it may be cold, the sun at high altitudes can be very strong. 

6. Rain Poncho: A light poncho that you can easily store in your backpack will be very useful to keep you dry in case of rain.

7. Lightweight Backpack: It should be roomy enough for your essentials without being a heavy load.

8. Water and Snacks: Bring plenty of water and some energy snacks such as granola bars, dried fruits or nuts.

9. Camera and Batteries: If you prefer to use your smartphone, consider carrying a power bank so you don’t run out of battery during the tour.

10. Cash: Many rural areas do not accept credit cards and ATMs can be scarce.

11. Hiking Poles

If you plan on trekking, hiking poles can be a great help.

12. Good Humor and Adventurous Spirit

And the most important thing: take with you a positive attitude and a great desire to discover.

Extra Tips:

Acclimatize: The altitude can be a challenge, so be sure to acclimatize in Cusco for at least a couple of days before hiking.

Respect the environment: Don’t leave trash and follow the guides’ instructions to preserve the natural beauty of the place.

Enjoy the hike: The hike to Laguna Humantay is as impressive as the destination itself, so take your time and enjoy every step.

Be well prepared and enjoy this natural wonder in all its splendor!

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