Impressing trek and view (5.200m above sea level) on a day tour from Cuzco. Covered by eternal ice and snow, the mountain appeared naked because of climate change. Worth visiting.
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We read a lot about Ausgangste on tripadvisor, the internet and spoke to several agencies. Then we found Carlos and Marco who have been guiding multiple treks in the region. They were extremely professional and also took us to all the highlights. We did a...More
This is a trek best suited to someone that has experience with elevation gain and that has trained to have the requisite fitness. The distances between camps are not that great, but you start at 12500 feet and spend a good part of the trek...More
In July 2017 we did the Ausangate circuit which was the highlight of our trip to Peru and Bolivia. The scenery is beautiful and very pure. In July weather is very stable but freezingly cold at night (the ice was on the inside of our...More
DO NOT MISS this place. It is just astonishingly beautiful and the people are just delightful! Rent a horse if you aren't acclimatized, or just for the experience!
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What a spectacular place. It is hard to explain the incredible beauty one experiences in this mountain circuit. I managed to meet a local in Tinke by the name of Ernesto. He owns the Yanmarco Hostal across the way from the Plaza de Armas. We...More
We were a group of 18 traveling to camp at the base of Ausangate mountain. So beautiful to see and experience. A very powerful ancient mountain with gorgeous glacier lakes to sit by and meditate. We camped for 2 days and temperatures went from 65...More
I was one of a party of 4 who did the 6 day Ausangate trek + Rainbow Mt., in early May 2017, with Local Trekkers. Our guide - Lenni - was excellent. He grew up in the Cusco region and knows the geography, history and...More
Review of the Ausangate Trek: We hiked the Ausangate Trek from April 21 to April 25th (5 days / 4 nights). We are a 34 and 38 years old, both men, one very gym fit and the other a less faithful gym goer but healthy...More
Simply put Nevado Ausangate is incredible. The view from afar, the views while trekking, the views when standing at the base of the highest mountain in the Cordillera Vilcabamba are ones that take your breath away and will be imprinted in your mind forever. If...More