Colcamayo Hike - Huyro to Hot Springs


DIRECTIONS

Please download Komoot or maps.me and mark these points before your hike.

The hike is about 16 and a half kilometers and takes about 8.5 hours.

Expierenced hikers that know how to read maps need to be in your group.


Here you start walking on the Inca Trail, it’s a small path in the right of the road.

There should be a women selling stuff, just ask her where to go and then follow the path on the map

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This is where the road to Santa Theresa starts.

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Hauptstraße

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Continue here going straight, you are still on the Inca Trail

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Continue here straight, you are still on the Inca Trail

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Here, the Inca Trail passes through a little village where several paths are, just ask where to follow the Inca Trail or just follow the map. But everybody there knows the way.

You can’t get lost!

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Fußweg

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Then you come by this beautiful viewpoint. Still on the Inca Trail.

Aussichtspunkt

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And this is where you leave the Inca Trail and get back on the main road for a few minutes

Fußweg

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You will come by some restaurants where you can eat something and then continue walking 5 minutes to the bridge that you have to cross to get to the other side of the river.

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Yellow River Lodge

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Here you have to go to the left on a small path down to the river.

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Fußweg

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Cross the bridge here

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Then on the other side you have to walk 45 minutes uphill to get to the street. Only one path but if you are not sure just walk uphill and you won’t miss the road.

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Straße

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Then follow the street until you get to this point. There are some houses. Ask there where to cross the river again and they will bring you to the “cable car”. Once you are on the other side of the river you are as good as there. Just walk 2 minutes to the entrance of the Cocalmayo.

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There should be the cable car.

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Thanks Elena for providing these directions!




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