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Cusco 08002, Peru
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

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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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

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

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

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

Thank George S
Reviewed 9 September 2017

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

1  Thank Rene K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

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!

Thank Jason D
carolina848, Propietario at Ausangate, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thanks so much for your visit

Reviewed 27 July 2017

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

Thank kentmoney1
Reviewed 26 July 2017

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

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

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

6  Thank alsekriver
Reviewed 11 May 2017

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

9  Thank Aaron L
Reviewed 16 February 2017

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

Thank Plodej
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21 September 2017|
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Response from kentmoney1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sharon I did the Ausangate trek with a local guide named Ernesto. He was great. He had everything needed for the tour and has a hostel as well in the town of Tinke. He included a one night stay there in the really... More
30 August 2017|
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Response from A L |
Hi, give Ernesto a call. He is a local guide from Tinki and highly recommendable. He has very reasonable prices. +51 965 341 703 Search for Ausangate Ernesto on Facebook.
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1 June 2017|
Response from DerkJanv94 |
i am interested! with or without a guide? but i have time at the end of june I think. greetings, Derk-Jan from the Netherlands!
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