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Pallay Ponchu from Apu T’acllo. They are an impressive mountain range with sharp points, geological formations sculpted by the passage of time; resembling an Andean poncho (typical Andean clothing) with colored pigments such as magenta, brown and red, the varied pigmentation of the soil provided an incredible view of this place. It also has an incredible view of the “Langui” lagoon.
This attraction is located in the Layo region, department of Cusco, and has a maximum height: 4,700 mt (15,419 feet).


Our adventure begins in the City of Cusco picking you up at 4:30 am (Hotel pick-up) by our Guide along with our carrier. Then we go to the small town of Cusipata, where we will have breakfast. We will continue the trip to the beautiful Laguna de Langui and the small town of Layo. During the tour, we will see beautiful landscapes and animals, such as llamas, alpacas, and some towns in the region.

When we get to Laius, we will begin to climb the mountain; The approximate walking time is 3 to 4 hours, and above 4 thousand meters, we will enjoy the panoramic views, such as the flora and fauna that this beautiful region offers us, finally we will arrive at our destination “Pallay Punchu del Apu T ‘ acllo or Mountain of sharp points ”. Once there, we will have considerable time to enjoy this incredible place.

After visiting Pallay Punchu del Apu T’acllo, we will return to the small town of Layo, where our transport awaits us, back to the city of Cusipata, where we will have lunch, we will make some stops at the viewpoints to know the landscapes that this region offers us. The trip ends in the city of Cusco at night.

  • Transport to and from your hotel in Cusco
  • Bilingual guide
  • Entrance fee to the Park
  • Breakfast
  • First aid kit -including a small oxygen tank
  • buffet lunch
Not Included
  • Water and snack
  • Horseback available upon request
  • Travel /Health / Emergency insurance
  • Trekking poles – you can rent them from us
  • Tips
What you should bring
  • Water
  • Rain jacket – poncho- Long sleeve shirt
  • Trekking footwear
  • Winter hat and gloves
  • Rain pants
  • Head Torch
  • Snacks
  • Sunblock, factor 35+ recommended
  • Sunglasses and sun hat
  • Camera with spare batteries – batteries run down faster at high altitudes
  • Binoculars
  • Cash for the entrance fee and extras.
  • Trekking poles (recommended especially for the steep descents, can be rented from us)

Every Day Of The Year

We have group trips for ONE DAY TOUR every day of the year. Availability: Make your reservation (reserve at least one day in advance). Take advantage of our group prices and let yourself be enchanted by the magic of the Inca culture.


Group prices

  • people    USD$ 40.00 per person

Private Service Prices

  • 2 people USD$ 160.00 per person
  • 3 people USD$ 145.00 per person
  • 4 people USD$ 130.00 per person
  • 5 people USD$ 115.00 per person
  • 6 + people USD$ 99.00 per person

Important: We do this tour only as a private service.