Community Ausangate 4200msnm.

The mountain chain of the Ausangate is situated in the Cordillera

IMG-20150405-WA0003Vilcanota in the department of Cusco. It is one of the most remote high Andean zones of Peru and offers a spectacular trekking circuit along snow-capped peaks, lagoons, ice caverns, and thermal waters. Furthermore, it represents a thousand-year-old culture. Ausangate is the ultimate trekking destination in the Cusco area. This beautiful snow-capped peak is one of the main features of the Cusco skyline but very few people actually ever see it up close. The area around Ausangate is full of natural beauty; with azure lakes and the majestic snow-capped peak ever present, trekking here is truly amazing.The 8day Ausangate trek really allows you to see a part of Peru few ever visit, this unforgettable trail is perfect for people who love to get away from it all. By booking the Ausangate Trek with you are choosing the best. Don’t believe us? Check out our reviews on

Two -Week Volunteering in Community Ausangate.

Two -Week Volunteering
Our Volunteer Program is one of Andean Lodges´ initiatives, as it has

IMG-20150405-WA0008been designed to generate and promote cultural and educational exchanges between college students and residents of Chillca and Osefina, mainly aiming at promoting community member development, through varied training in service, weaving techniques and creating microbusinesses, among others.
On the other hand, the students assimilate all they can about the community´s customs, duties and daily lifestyles, while learning to live in a natural and Andean rural environment, above 4,000 m. in altitude, and to handle the available natural resources.

Pacchanta comunity

Comunitys Near the Mountain!..The Pacchanta comunity is located in the base of the Sacred Mountain “Ausangate” at an altitude of 13500 feet. It takes 3 hours to get there from Cusco, through the new Interoceanic road to Brasil.
The local peoples’main activities are potato farming and alpaca breeding, and all of them are expert weavers! With alpaca fiber they make their dressing/clothing and tools, such as ropes and sacks; and use the meat to provide protein. Native potatoes, fresh or converted into chuño and moraya, bring the carbohydrates that they need to resist cold and physical work.
Men and women of Pacchanta, care a lot about their cultural identity and traditional way of life, what makes them into representatives of the high Andean culture.During your staying, we’ll discober the magic of the glaciars and the heat of their people, that will proudly share with you their life and traditions.it was really nice meeting with them

Cordillera Vilcanota

The mountain chain of the Ausangate is situated in the Cordillera Vilcanota in the department of Cusco. It is one of the most remote DSCN9112high Andean zones of Peru and offers a spectacular trekking circuit along snow-capped peaks, lagoons, ice caverns, and thermal waters. Furthermore, it represents a thousand-year-old culture. Ausangate is the ultimate trekking destination in the Cusco area. This beautiful snow-capped peak is one of the main features of the Cusco skyline but very few people actually ever see it up close. The area around Ausangate is full of natural beauty; with azure lakes and the majestic snow-capped peak ever present, trekking here is truly amazing.The 8day Ausangate trek really allows you to see a part of Peru few ever visit, this unforgettable IMG_20150723_155956164_HDRtrail is perfect for people who love to get away from it all. By booking the Ausangate Trek with Llamapath you are choosing the best. Don’t believe us? Check out our reviews on

Full Day Rainbow Mountain

Journey through an undiscovered land of wild desert landscapes, snow capped peaks, herds of alpaca, and arrive at the ultimate destination- The paIMG-20170227-WA0016inted hills hidden deep in the Andes.
Throughout your journey you will pass through a vibrant green valley with the impressive Ausangate mountain towering in the distance. You will experience first hand how locals live in the mountains and even see them hard at work. As you get closer to the Rainbow Mountain you will begin to see the first signs of the colored minerals that formed the painted hills. Your guide will explain what makes up the existence of the Rainbow Mountain, and finally with one last push you will hike up to a vantage point that gives you a 360 degree view of the beautiful landscape that makes up the sacred land, contac with us: http://wayraperutravel.com/