• Availability: Available now
  • Group size: 2-10
  • Tour Type: Hiking / Adventure
  • Max. Elevation: 12 km/ 7.5 miles

Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N

740 USD Per person

Ausangate  Trek & Sibinacocha Lake + Rainbow Mountain 6D/5N

The Ausangate Trek and Sibinacocha Lake is a trail off the beaten track. This premium and unique 6-day itinerary, developed by IncaGo Expeditions, allows you to explore the best of the Ausangate region, the immense blue lake Sibinacocha and the rainbow mountain. This epic trek in Inca land allows you to combine snow-capped mountain landscapes, lakes of various colors, Alpacas, Vicuñas and the folklore of Andean communities.

This trek through Ausangate allows you on the 1st day to enjoy a beautiful view of Mount Mariposa, inter-Andean valleys full of potato crops and relax at night under the stars in the thermal baths of Pacchanta. The 2nd day explores the 7 lagoons of Ausangate, all of different colors and has amazing views of the greenish lake of Qomercocha. During the 3rd day, the snowy Huayna-Ausangate can be seen in all its splendor, entering a landscape area similar to the Swiss Alps with the difference that here you can also see a reddish mountain and camping in an area overpopulated with Alpacas.

From the 4th day you enter the most remote and least explored area of ​​the Ausangate Sibinacocha Trek, you can see from a distance the Ausangate and the Huayna-Ausangate in all their majesty, you reach the Quillita pass, from where you can see about 15 snowy mountains all together, you cross an area populated by hundreds of wild Vicuñas and sleep at the foot of the beautiful Lake Sibinacocha. On the 5th day you will observe a beautiful sunrise over Lake Sibinacocha, you will see beautiful colorful and endemic birds and you will hike from corner to corner of the blue-marine Lake Sibinacocha. On the sixth day, to make the return to the city of Cusco more interesting, the beautiful and famous rainbow mountain is visited.

Highlights of our Ausangate Trek & Lake Sibinacocha + Rainbow Mountain 6D/5N

  • We wish to create a lifetime experience for you. So we carefully and in detail planned every aspect of this 6-day trek to Ausangate Sibinacocha and Rainbow Mountain.
  • Our guides, cooks and porters are obsessed for what they do. We provide top quality service.
  • Our camping equipment, is of the highest quality, resistance and very spacious.
  • We provide a emergency horse; just in case someone needs a little push.
  • We pamper you with a wool alpaca blanket and a hot water bladder.
  • We will prepare a traditional andean underground barbecue; called Pachamanca.
  • With our unique itinerary see the pretty Rainbow Mountain
  • Explore from corner to corner the misterious Sibinacocha Lake
  • See hundreds of Vicuñas in their wild habitat
  • See 15 snow-capped mountains of the Vilcanota knot
  • We are the only hiking specialist; that prepares food for our hikers and staff, using 100 % organic vegetables purchased from local producers.
  • Our Ausangate Trek, rainbow mountain & Machu Picchu tour is of fair and cheap price compared to other operators.

Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N Trip Overview

  • Trek Type: Hiking, scenic, cultural and informative.
  • Good for: Those in moderate shape or better.
  • Difficulty: Difficult to Challenging
  • Considerations: In order to give you the best itinerary and experience on this trek; our program it is completely different from the other companies.
  • Season: From March 1st to December 31th.

Day 1: Cusco-Tinki-Pacchanta

  • Hiking distance: 7.4 miles/12 km (4 hours)
  • Campsite altitude: 3950 meters above sea level
  • Considered: Easy to moderate
  • Meals: Breakfast,snacks, lunch, tea time, dinner! All served as buffet.
  • Weather: Cold and windy

This epic 6-day Ausangate trek and Lake Sibinacocha hike begins with a pick-up from your hotel in Cusco at 5 in the morning. You will be driven for 3 hours to the native community of Tinke, where our expert cook will prepare a delicious Andean breakfast. This first day of trekking through the Andes, the main thing is to acclimatize the body to the altitude of the places where you will hike in these 6 days in the Ausangate trek. You will hike for 4 hours from Tinke to the native community of Pacchanta, this trail allows you to observe beautiful inter-Andean crops of potatoes and onions, in addition to a phenomenal view of the Mount Mariposa, elevated to 5870 meters.

Upon arrival at the first Ausangate base camp, our porter staff will have the tents and duffel bags ready for you. They will also provide you with warm water in buckets so you can wash, be comfortable and rest, after an epic first day of trekking in Inca land. Our tents are set up next to some beautiful hot springs, where you can relax and watch a beautiful sunset over beautiful snowy peaks. Then in the evening, enjoy a pleasant tea time with hot chocolate, popcorn, and a delicious buffet dinner.

** The highlight of the first day of the Ausangate trek and Sibinacocha lake trek will be the beautiful views of the crop fields with the backdrop of Mount Mariposa and the relaxing hot springs of Pacchanta.


Map of the first day of the Ausangate trek


Day 2: Pacchanta – Qomerqocha – Jampa Pampa.

  • Hiking distance: 10 miles/16 km (8 hours)
  • Campsite altitude: 4100 meters above sea level
  • CConsidered:  moderate to difficult
  • CMeals:  Breakfast,snacks, lunch, tea time, dinner! All served as buffet.
  • Weather: Cold and windy

This Ausangate trek off the beaten track, starts with your tour guide coming to wake you up with a cup of hot tea at 5:30 in the morning. 5 minutes later, our super porters will provide you with lukewarm water in buckets, so you can wash yourself and wake up in a better mood. Then you have 30-40 minutes to pack up essentials in the daypack and then you will have a delicious breakfast for another 30 minutes. Then you’ll hike uphill for about 3 hours to visit the beautiful 7 lagoons of the Ausangate trek. The lakes have different colors, there are reddish, black, emerald and sky-blue ones. All of them will be adorned with the stunning backdrop of the Mariposa peak. To continue with your incredible exploration to the Ausangate region, you will hike 1 hour downhill to the lunch spot, located on a beautiful greenish plain, where only 4 families live with their sheep herds.

Once there, our IncaGo team will be waiting for you, with a cold fruit juice and a delicious buffet lunch. Lunch will be massive, delicious and nutritious. Continuing with your Ausangate itinerary, the hike to your second campsite will be uphill for about three hours. All the way up you will have a breathtaking view of the Qomercocha and Alcacocha lakes, one is emerald color while the other one is bluish. Before reaching the campsite you will arrive to an overlook from where you will see all mountains and the 2 before mentioned lakes in all their splendor. There your tour guide will also take advantage to give thanks to mother earth or Pachamama as we called her here.

Today, our trip in the Ausangate trek region will be tiring but enchanting at the same time. That is why our tireless Sky Warrior porters will give you lukewarm water in buckets, so you can clean up a bit and rest, before having a good time sharing stories with your guide, while you taste hot chocolate, teas, cookies, popcorn and a delicious Andean buffet dinner.

** Today’s surprise is the exploration of the 7 lagoons of Ausangate and an amazing view of the Qomercocha and Alcacocha lagoons.


Map of the second day of the Ausangate Trek of 6 days


Day 3: Jampa Pampa – Huayna Ausangate Pass – Quillita.

  • Hiking distance: 9 miles/15 km (8 hours)
  • Campsite altitude: 4000 meters above sea level
  • Considered:  moderate to difficult
  • Meals:  Breakfast,snacks, lunch, tea time, dinner! All served as buffet
  • Weather: Cold and windy

After a nutritious breakfast in the domains of the Ausangate trek, you will get ready for another day full of mountainous and geological landscapes straight out of a fairy tale. You will hike for 3 hours to the Huayna Ausangate pass, from where you will have amazing views of the Andean valleys of Pacchanta and the snow-capped mountains that surround it. After taking unforgettable photos of you and your loved ones, you will descend for 2 hours and 30 minutes to the Ausangate Valley, where our super porters and our expert cook will be waiting for you with a cold apple juice and a delicious buffet lunch.

After digesting the food for 30 minutes, you will ascend for 2 hours to a plain full of Andean flowers, from where you can see the Huayna Ausangate, the Ausangate and 2 other snowy peaks like 4 sentinels; You can also see the Condor pass and the reddish mountain of Chilca. Then you will hike 1 hour and 30 minutes on a relatively flat surface to the third Ausangate base camp. This camp is set up in a place where only 2 families live and raise more than 2 thousand Alpacas

** The highlights of the third day are the views of 4 of the highest peaks of the Ausangate trek and the incredible kingdom of the Alpacas, where you will camp.


Third day map of the Ausangate Sibinacocha trek


Day 4: Quillita – Condor Pass – Mormorani

  • Hiking distance: 9 miles/15 km (8 hours)
  • Campsite altitude:: 4000 meters above sea level
  • Considered::  Moderate to difficult
  • Meals::  Breakfast,snacks, lunch, tea time, dinner! All served as buffet
  • Weather:: Cold and windy

Today will be one of our hardest days, but also one of the most beautiful. After having your gratifying breakfast, you will hike uphill for three hours, to the Cordor mountain pass, which is the highest point of the Ausangate hike. Upon arrival at the mountain pass, we will provide you with hot coca tea or coffee and a sandwich to recharge your batteries and thus better enjoy the fantastic ring of snow-capped peaks in the Ausangate region. From this point you will be able to see around 15 snow-capped mountains of the Vilcanota knot.

Continuing with this memorable Ausangate Trek and Lake Sibinacocha trip. You will hike a little uphill for 45 minutes to then enter a plateau, overpopulated of thousands of Vicuñas (Vicuña, is a South American camelid similar to the alpaca, but smaller. Its fur is considered the finest in the world). As a curious fact, you should know that a scarf made with Vicuna hair costs around 1,000 dollars. Then, you will hike for three hours to the Mormorani hamlet, where only 1 family with 3 little kids live. where we will spend the night.

Upon arrival at your 4th Ausangate trek basecamp camp, our staff of porters will have the tents already set up for you. They will also provide you with lukewarm water in buckets so you can wash up, feel comfortable, and rest after another challenging but rewarding day on the Ausangate region.

** This campsite is located next to immense lake Sibinacocha. So at night, you will have an amazing opportunity to gaze at the stars and be impressed by their beauty.


4th day map of the Ausangate trek and lake Sibinacocha


Day 5: Mormorani – Lake Sibinacocha

  • Hiking distance:  9 miles/15 km (8 hours)
  • Campsite altitude: 4000 meters above sea level
  • Considered:  moderate to difficult
  • Meals:  Breakfast,snacks, lunch, tea time, dinner! All served as buffet
  • Weather: Cold and windy

You leave behind the Ausangate trek and get in the domains of the Sibinacocha lake hike. After breakfast you will hike parallel to the lake Sibinacocha for about 4 hours. Within this section you will observe countless Andean birds such as: The Andean ibis, the Andean goose, seagulls, Andean flamingos and wild ducks to mention a few of them. Today’s buffet lunch will be in the open air while you enjoy the amazing views of the Vilcanota snowy peaks.

After digesting your meals for 30 minutes and taking a little rest. You will skirt the last section of Lake Sibinacocha for three hours. This second stretch of the lake Sibinacocha is wonderful, due it is adorned by incredible views of Vicuñas drinking all along the immense lake.

The Sibinacocha lagoon is an impressive blue-green lake, considered a tropical paradise due to its spectacular landscape, since it is surrounded by immense mountains and snow-capped peaks such as (snowy Janapapunta, snow-capped mountain Apucuchu, Misti Chumpe and Q’elca). This lagoon of glacial origin has a very large extension, covering an area of 25 kilometers and a height of 150 meters at its deepest point.

** Dedicate yourself to enjoying the best landscapes and bird watching in the domains of the hike through Lake Sibinacocha.


Map of the 5th day of the Ausangate Sibinacocha trek


Day 6: Sibinacocha – Rainbow Mountain – Cusco

  • Hiking distance:  1.5 miles/3 km (2 hours)
  • Considered:  moderate
  • Meals:  Breakfast, snacks and lunch
  • Weather: Cold and windy

After the last breakfast that you will enjoy on the Sibinacocha trek, a small farewell ceremony will be held and thanks to all the people of the IncaGo team who worked hard so that this trip through the Ausangate Trek, Lake Sibinacocha and the Rainbow Mountain has been successful.

Immediately afterwards get ready to board our private van and take a 1 hour 45-minute drive to the Rainbow Mountain trailhead, from where you will trek uphill for 45 minutes to the impressive mountain that turned into a rainbow. You will arrive at a viewpoint from where you will appreciate the rainbow mountain, the red valley and the highest snow-capped mountain in Cusco in all its splendor.

After enjoying incredible views and interesting facts about the geological formation of the Rainbow mountain, you will descend for 30 minutes to the place where you will enjoy the last lunch prepared by our expert cook. After lunch, you will travel in our van for 3 hours and 30 minutes back to the city of Cusco, where you will arrive around 6 at night.

** This epic adventure through the Ausangate Sibinacocha trek + the 1-day tour to the rainbow mountain will be unforgettable.


map of the 6th day trip to the rainbow mountain


Included on the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N

Professional local english speaker Guides: all our super leaders grew up in cusco region and studied tourism for five years at cusco’s university, they are friendly, funny charming, knowledgeable, professional and will care your safety into our Ausangate trip.

Permits:  As soon as we get your details and deposit, we will purchase your permits for the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake

Briefing: The night before your trip, you will come to our office for your informative meeting. You will receive your duffle bag that will stay with your porters while you hike on the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake. This duffle bag should not exceed 7 kg / 14 pounds and should include your sleeping bag and air mattress.

Porters: We include a personal porter who is responsible for carrying your duffle bag and also our camping equipment and food to our basecamp. There is no additional cost for this. You will not have access to your duffle bag until you arrive at your camp in the afternoon.

Transportation: Incas Path will be providing all transportation for this ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake; you will be picked up from your hotel at 5 am and brought to the trailhead to begin your ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake. We also include mules and horses that will carry our equipment and the private van from the Phinaya hamlet to Cusco.

Equipment: Incas path has the best equipment; we use Eureka Timberline 4 tents that are shared by only two people. You will have a large dining tent to enjoy your meals.

Food: Our ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake includes expert hiking chefs who will cook delicious meals that many previous trekkers have loved. We honor all food restrictions, so be sure to add any that you have on your booking form and let us know. Food is typically all served as buffet.

Water: Starting from your first lunch until your last breakfast we will provide you boiled, filtered, and then cooled water before distributing; you must bring personal water bottles and or a camelback. We advice you to bring a bottle or camelback of 1.5 litters , as being well hydrated is the key to feeling great in the mountains.

Details: we profess that it is the attention to small details that separates us from other travel agencies; each hiker receives a small sleeping pillow, a foam mattress to insulate, a backpack cover to protect their belongings while hiking and a rain poncho. We will work hard to create your best holiday.

Satellite phones: our priority will always be the safety of our customers and our crew. While all our guides are prepared and trained to deal with most basic problems that occur in the mountains; very rarely serious problems may occur that will require the assistance of a specialist doctor and that is when our satellite phones are very useful and necessary, also if you want to call a friend who is anywhere in the world, from the Alpaca pass in the Ausangate trek or from the rainbow mountain or in case you need to verify the puppy that you left at home with the grandmother. While satellite phones are not cheap, We believe they are very important for your security and to give you the best possible experiencie.

First Aid: Every guide has got training in first aid from a clinic and firemen. We elaborate mandatory training sessions every February on the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake, which every Incas Path tour guide must attend; your tour leader is going to have always a first-aid kit for basic medical problems.

Not Included on the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N

Rentals: Due there we are hiking the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake, each trekker needs a sleeping bag when camping, inflatable air mattresses and trekking poles (with rubber tips). They are optional but encouraged for a better comfort; if you don’t want to bring any of the above, they are all available for rent:

  • Sleeping Bag: $35
  • Inflatable Air Mattress: $30
  • Trekking Poles (Pair): $30

We would love to tour the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake with you and your loved ones and take care of immortalizing your visit to Ausangate trek. We can leave any day from March to January as the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake is always available

Group Price (2020):

  • $740 per person

Private Tours are based on Group Size (2020):

Priced per person

  • Two trekkers: $800 per person
  • Three trekkers: $790 per person
  • Four trekkers: $780 per person
  • Five trekkers: $770 per person
  • Six trekkers: $760 per person
  • Seven trekkers: $750 per person
  • Eight, or more, trekkers: $740 per person

Student Discount:

  • – $ 0 discount per person

Student discounts apply to anyone who has a valid International Student Card (ISIC) at the beginning of the hike or who is 17 years old or younger; for those who use an international student card or for children under 17, we need to see a copy of their card or passport at the time of booking to receive the discount of the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake of the government.

Please send everything to incaspath@hotmail.com

Packing list

This ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake, includes porters who will carry all your duffle bag while you hike on the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake. We suggest you to carry lightweight backpack that the is key to feeling good during the ausangate trek.


  • Original Passport,
  • STUDENT CARD (if you booked as a student)
  • Immigration Card (given on the plane as you enter Peru)
  • Good daypack (the smaller, the better)
  • Water storage: Water reservoir like Camelbaks are encouraged – but enough for at least 2-3 liters.
  • Comfortable hiking boots (lightweight with good soles) remember that the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake is entirely dirt soil

For Your Duffel: Our porters will carry up to 7 kg of your personal items. This must include your sleeping bag and air mattress. 

  • 6 wicking t-shirts
  • 3 hiking pants
  • 6 sets of undergarments.
  • 6 sets of hiking socks
  • 1 fleece and 1 down jacket; it gets cold at night
  • 1 rain jacket and rain pants /rain poncho
  • 1 sun hat
  • 1 wool hat
  • Headlamp: essential
  • Hiking boots
  • Comfortable shoes for camp
  • Quickdry towel. We provide small ones, you might bring a towel a little larger.
  • Bathing suit
  • Flip flops or sandals
  • Battery Charger: There is no place to plug, on the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake!
  • Large plastic bags: to help organize and keep away clean clothes from dirty clothes.
  • Earplugs in case someone from the group snores
  • Sleeping bag: Recommend down bags for -10C at least


  • Sunscreen
  • Face moisturizer
  • Bug spray
  • Handsanitizer
  • Wet wipes
  • Toothbrush and paste
  • Toiletpaper
  • Personal medication
  • First aid kit: band aids, moleskin, etc.

Inside Your Daypacks:

Daypacks can be any size for hiking, but we always recommend the smaller, the better. Some items are listed below

  • Sunhat
  • Rain gear
  • Fleece
  • Camera
  • Music (IPhone)
  • Handsanitizer
  • Toilet paper and small plastic bag for waste
  • Extra Money for Souvenirs, Drinks & Tips


Where do we pick up the hikers for the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Pick up will be from your hotel at 5:00 a.m. Please provide clear contact information of your place of accommodation when approaching our office in Cusco.

Where to pay the remaining amount for the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Most hikers arrive in Cusco 2 or 3 days before the ausangate trek & rainbow mountain for proper acclimatization. Once you are in Cusco it is imperative that you come to our office to review the last details of your excursion and also pay the remaining amount of your ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake.

Reserve for the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

We try to make the booking as easy as possible in Incas Path. We prepare a reservation form where you will complete and include all the details for the excursion, and then a deposit of $ 200 per person. Once we have all the deposits and details, we will reserve your permits. Once the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake permits are in our hands, we will send you your invoice and confirmation that everything is 100% organized. All excursions once confirmed, are guaranteed.

Permissions for the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Only tour operators licensed by the goverment, such as Incas Path, can obtain the corresponding permits from the government. Once we have obtained your Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake permits, the name and start date cannot be changed under any circumstances. The only information that the government allows us to change are passport numbers.

Passport Number Update?

The government will only allow us to change passport numbers if we have a copy of the new passport and the old passport. If you no longer have your old passport, any identification document that you have in your hands will be accepted while the name is the same as in your passport.

Where to stay in Cusco?

You can stay in a hotel that you consider convenient, however you must have the account of the location of the hotel because the traffic within the city has become stressful in the last 5 years. Many roads are up to 100 years old; Especially near the main square the roads are only for pedestrians. We will notify you if it is not possible to pick you up by car from your hotel and coordinate another nearby pick-up point. For a list of recommended hotels, consult your Incas Path sales representative.

Can I stay in the sacred valley?

Not, as the driving route to get the trailhead of the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake does not go through the sacred valley of the incas.

During the trip, how challenging is the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Remember that this ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake, it is challenging  because you will hike in very high areas and also climb three very high mountain passes; also if rains, the dirt soil path could be muddy and slippery ( don´t worry if you have good hiking boots), so it will be exhausting but it will be worth it when you arrive at campsite.

Will I need extra money on the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Of course, if you want to buy some type of drinks, reminders or for tiping, take about 400 soles with you;«also remember that along the days of hiking into the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake just cash is accepted».

How many people will be in my group on the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

We require a minimum of 2 people for our tour, and if you are traveling alone, we invite you to join our groups that start each day; we can have up to 8 hikers with a guide and if our groups are between 9 and 16 people, we have 2 accredited guides with a lot of experience in the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake. During the low season it is most likely that the groups are small and during the high season the groups are probably much larger.

Do you need hiking boots for the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

We always recommend hiking boots, since if it rains a little the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake can become a bit muddy and slipery; please make sure they have good soles.

Are trekking poles really necessary on the Ausangate Trek & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

For the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake we recommend the use of trekking poles for everyone, especially for those passengers with knee problems or older people; there are several sections during the tour where you will need to use the walking sticks, either climbing or descending the dirt soil path. 

Are there any toilets along the Ausangate  hike & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Along the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake there are 3 places that has toilet; firstly at the hiking start, then at lunch spot and at basecamp. Please carry a roll of toilet paper in your daypack.

Can I use plastic botles during the Ausangate hike & Sibinacocha Lake 6D/5N?

Due to New goverment regulations for the ausangate trek & rainbow mountain it will be 100% BANNED to BRING PLASTIC WATER BOTTLES. We kindly suggest you getting your aluminum plastic bottles to avoid any dissapointment at the check points along the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake

Aluminum water bottles can be bought in many different shops around the main square. 

If you are still at home and ready to fly to Peru for your ausangate hike & sibinacocha lake we recommend you bringing aluminum water bottles or camel bags. 

Where do I store my luggage?

All luggage not necessary for the hike must remain in Cusco. All hotels are very helpful and are quite accustomed to storing luggage of their guests, or if you wish you can store it safely with our customer service team in our office storage

What should I expect from the weather on the Ausangate hike & Sibinacocha Lake?

Please understand that this is a very difficult question to answer. Historically, from April to October it is the dry season, from November to March it is the rainy season, but in recent years our weather has been affected by climate change and today it is very difficult to predict. Remember that in the mountains the radiation and heat are very high during the day and the evenings and nights always cold, we always recommend a short sleeve shirt for the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake, long pants to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes, rain jacket and a fleece jacket and for the night a down jacket.

Can Incas Path please my dietary needs? What kind of food will there be?

For us it is an honor to please all kinds of dietary needs, just let us know at the time of booking. If you are vegetarian, vegan, lactose intolerant, gluten intolerant or any type of allergies, we have a team of chefs with a lot of experience in the preparation of all types of diets on the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake. Also remember that we want to pamper you during your trip to ausangate trek & rainbow mountain and for that reason we use 100% organic vegetables for the elaboration of our buffets.

What type of outlet is used in Cusco?

Most hotels and even homes in Peru now have the standard US output and also that of South America.

What is the standard procedure when it comes to tip?

Tipping is part of the tradition of any trip to ausangate trek & rainbow mountain and, although we pay good salaries to our entire team, we always appreciate any extra appreciation. Keep in mind that this is not mandatory and that you should never feel pressured for this reason.

In general, participants in a group show their appreciation as a group for their porters and chef and a personal appreciation towards their tour guide, which will be according to their degree of satisfaction with the service provided.

Is there a possibility to cancel my Ausangate hike & Sibinacocha Lake?

There is no possibility to cancel the ausangate hike & sibinacocha lake. Even in extreme weather conditions or even in case of a strike there will be no cancellation. The peruvian government does not have any type of refund or change of date, because if there is any weather problem or strike that prevents us from entering the ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake; we will do our best to provide you with an alternate hike or take you to the trek in some way. We will keep you very informed in case there is a strike or weather inconvenience in Peru, Cusco, ausangate trek & sibinacocha lake or Machu Picchu. In the event that a passenger decides to cancel their trip to Peru, they will lose the total amount deposited because the permits and logistic are already organized.