Kondor Path Tours

Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day Tour

Price from: $ 72.00 USD (See: Price List)

Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day Tour

Price from: $ 72.00 USD (See: Price List)

Impressive Huchuy Qosqo Day Trip towards the sacred valley exploring the stunning ruins of Huchuy Qosqo, the royal palace of the eighth Inca ruler “Viracocha.”

Too Good to be True, Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day

Inspiring Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day exploring the Andes of the Sacred Valley towards the northwest of Cusco, take the best panoramic views of the Inca Trail of Huchuy Qosqo with the Sacred Valley plus the remarkable ruins of Huchuy Qosqo.

There are several trails for the Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike, which we address best: the original Inca Trail of Huchuy Qosqo that goes from the Qoricocha lagoon to the ruins of Pucamarca, Leon-Punku until reaching the ruins of Huchuy Qosqo.

We have the best team of workers for the Huchuy Qosqo Tour; each official tour guide has at least two years of experience leading organized tour groups. Enjoy one of the best vacations on the Huchuy Qosqo Trek 1-day – a great hiking trail to acclimate to the Andes’ elevations.

Trek 1 Day Huchuy Qosqo Peru – If you’re planning a trip to Peru, don’t miss the opportunity to experience the stunning Andes Mountains with a one-day trek to Huchuy Qosqo. This adventure will take you through breathtaking landscapes and ancient ruins, providing a unique and unforgettable experience for any traveler.


Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day Overview

Experience one of the best short hikes along Peru’s original Inca trail of the Huchuy Qosqo hiking circuit. Huchuy Qosqo offers a fantastic view of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, the glaciers of Sawasiray and Pitisiray, and a beautiful view of the Andes Mountains.

Is Huchuy Qosqo Tour right for me?


Come to explore the spectacular mountains and incredible ancient sites on an expedition through the Huchuy Qosqo trek in Peru. Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime experience!

  • Pick-Up Locations:  Any hotel in Cusco or directly from the Cusco airport.
    DOOR-TO-DOOR PICK-UP AND RETURN:  We pick you up and leave you directly at the reception of your hotel; our support staff performs the transfer service.
  • Pick-up Schedule:  To fully enjoy the Huchuy Qosqo walk, we start the activities at 07:00
  • Transfer to the beginning of the trail: Up to the vicinity of the Three Crosses (TRES CRUCES) of the Qoricocha Lagoon.
  • Brief description of Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike
    • Walking distance: 13 km/8 miles.
    • Duration of the walk: Approximately 3 hours and 40 minutes “25 minutes uphill and the rest of the walk mostly downhill moderately enjoyable.”
    • The highest point of the Huchuy Qosqo trek: The Tres-Cruces pass 4426 meters/ 14,520 feet.
    • Meals: Box Lunch
    • A magnificent guided tour around the ruins of Huchuy Qosqo, “Royal Palace of the Eighth Inca Ruler of the Inca Empire.”
    • Time of return to Cusco after the outdoor hiking activities through the Huchuy Qosqo Andes: Approximately 15:30 – 16:30

Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike Highlights

Why you will love this experience

  1. Enjoy one of the best hiking trails of the Huchuy Qosqo Day Trip with spectacular views of the Sacred Valley.
  2. Take your next adventure to new heights! Trek through mysterious Incan ruins, spot incredible wildlife and enjoy stunning views on the Huchuy Qosqo trek in Peru. Start your expedition today!
  3. The Huchuy Qosqo Tour circuit has trails off the beaten path for a unique Andes hiking experience.
  4. The incredible architecture of the Huchuy Qosqo ruins surprises every explorer regarding its temples, houses, fountains, patios, terrace system, and different Inca trails that link Cusco, the Sacred Valley, Chinchero, Cupper Alto, etc.
  5. The Huchuy Qosqo Peru hiking route is ideal for acclimatization as it is a light walk for the whole family and vacationers seeking tranquility around the Andes.


Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day Itinerary

The activities of the Huchuy Qosqo walking circuit begin at 07:00 in the morning with the pick-up service at the respective hotels of the walkers. We head northwest of Cusco, traveling for about 1 hour until the start of the trek, “Laguna Qoricocha.”

We have about 20 minutes to climb until we reach the Tres Cruces pass; from the top, the original Inca Trail begins to Huchuy Qosqo ruins. Just a 30-minute walk from the Pass, explore the ruins of Pucamarca, Leon Punku, and the Inca Trail built into the canyon of the main trail.

The ruins of Huchuy Qosqo present a royal Inca Trail with direct access to the central esplanade. The guided tour takes about 40 minutes to visit the three-story house; there are also several Inca lodging houses, fountains, and an impressive series of agricultural terraces of the entire Huchuy Qosqo complex.

The panoramic view from the ruins of Huchuy Qosqo is impressive as we can take beautiful pictures of the Sacred Valley, the Urubamba River, the Chincon Glaciers, the town of Calca, and the Andes Mountains of Peru.

Inca ruins to explore in Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike.

  • Tres Cruces Pass: Excellent views of the Qoricocha lagoon and the Andes
  • Pucamarca Ruins: Inca checkpoint towards the ruins of Huchuy Qosqo
  • The main entrance gate of Leon Punku: Beautiful Inca gate infrastructure built on the Inca Trail
  • Inca Trail Huchuy Qosqo Canyon: Incredible designs of the Inca Trail of Huchuy Qosqo with a zigzagging system next to the Divortium stream
  • Inca ruins of Huchuy Qosqo: A resting place and, at the same time, a temple ordered to be built by the eighth Inca ruler of the Inca empire (Viracocha)
Informative note of Huchuy Qosqo Tour

The adventurous walk of Huchuy Qosqo in Peru can start from the Sacred Valley of the Incas from any population within them and Cusco safely. For explorers who need to extend other visits of interest! We can add any tour in the surroundings, such as going to Machu Picchu, etc.


Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day INCLUSION

  • Spectacular outdoor activities along the trails of Huchuy Qosqo
  • Excellent English-speaking local tour guide.
  • Private tourist transport and driver.
  • Entrance ticket to the ruins of Huchuy Qosqo
  • Meals: Box lunch.
  • A first aid kit plus a portable oxygen cylinder, just in case.
  • Local taxes.

Note: The vehicles to use “see the photo in prices.”

Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike Not Include:

  • Cusco Hotel or Airbnb.
  • Breakfast or dinner.
  • Tips for the support staff “tour guide and driver of the vehicle.”

What to bring to our Huchuy Qosqo Hike:

  • A small comforting hiking backpack to carry your things for the short walk to Huchuy Qosqo ruins.
  • Walking shoes with ankle support to enjoy your walks to the fullest
  • Sunscreen with a minimum UV factor of 55; In the Andes of Huchuy Qosqo Hike, you feel more solar radiation, so an excellent sunscreen is essential.
  • Bottled water: 3 bottles of 700 milliliters or 3 liters at least or depending on how much you drink in a day of walking. There is a bright sun in the Huchuy Qosqo hiking circuit between April and November.
  • A personal first aid kit with essential items for walking according to your health.
  • Extra money in Peruvian currency for personal expenses such as drinks, snacks, etc.

Travel Guide

Read all frequently asked questions about Huchuy Qosqo Trek Full-Day

The Huchuy Qosqo Trek is a popular hiking trail in Peru that takes visitors to the ancient Incan ruins of Huchuy Qosqo.

The trek is usually completed over two days and one night, covering a distance of approximately 16 km (10 miles).

The trek is considered moderate in difficulty, with some steep ascents and descents.

The ruins of Huchuy Qosqo are located at an altitude of approximately 3,600 meters (11,800 feet) above sea level.

It’s recommended to spend a few days in Cusco to acclimatize to the high altitude before taking the trek.

It’s recommended to bring comfortable hiking shoes, warm layers, a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and a water bottle.

Most tours include meals, such as breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as snacks and water.

The best time to do the trek is during the dry season, from May to September, when there is less chance of rain and the skies are clearer.

While it is possible to do the trek independently, it’s recommended to hire a licensed guide for safety and to learn more about the history and culture of the area.

Yes, the trek involves overnight camping, with campsites located along the trail.

Yes, there is a small entrance fee to visit the Huchuy Qosqo ruins.

Huchuy Qosqo was an important Incan administrative and religious center, believed to have been built in the 15th century.

with other attractions in the area? Yes, some tours offer combined packages that include visits to other attractions in the Sacred Valley, such as Machu Picchu or the Maras Salt Mines.

The trek may not be suitable for young children or anyone with mobility issues, as it involves some steep terrain and high altitude.

The trek offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys, with opportunities to see wildlife such as llamas and alpacas.


Huchuy Qosqo Day Hike Cost

Take your adventure to new heights with the Huchuy Qosqo Trek! Explore remote Andean hiking trails, stunning lagoons, and the iconic Inca ruins.



  • Solo travel is $237. “prices reduce if more people are in your group.”
  • 02 persons $145.
  • 03 persons $116.
  • 04 persons $98.
  • 05 persons $91.
  • 06 persons $83.
  • 07 persons $77.
  • 08 persons + $72.



Huchuy Qosqo Tour – Join us to explore Peru’s iconic Huchuy Qosqo site! Discover hidden Andean villages and closely examine their magnificent Inca ruins.

1st. STEP

    Check here if you accept these Terms & Conditions.

    Please Solve this please

    What is 6 x 9 ?

      Please Solve this please

      What is 7 x 2 ?

        Check here if you accept these Terms & Conditions.

        Please Solve this please

        What is 8 + 5 ?

        Join the Group

          Check here if you accept these Terms & Conditions.

          Please Solve this please

          What is 9 + 3 ?

            Check here if you accept these Terms & Conditions.

            Please Solve this please

            What is 2 x 1 ?