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Welcome to "Andean Lodges" . We’re a Cusco-based company, founded in 2006 in association with the people of the peasant communities of Chillca and Osefina. Our goal is to offer unique trekking and lodging experiences on the Apu Ausangate Route, with...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a trek called “Camino del Apu Ausangate.” I, recently, have done it twice in the last few years. I did it with Andean Lodges. I highly recommend this trek to anyone who is adventurous and loves to explore “off the beaten path” places....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank S. A
Reviewed November 5, 2018

The three-day trek I did was great. I'd love to do the full five days on another trip. Early on, you're in a river valley, gradually you begin climbing, winding above herds of grazing sheep and llamas, passing small Indian villages. Andean geese, falcons, a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience. Trekking around Ausangate is a once in a lifetime experience, the beauty of the sceneries, and the inspiring world of the local people make it very special. At Andean Lodges, we always make our best to provide excellent services...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018

This trek is definitely one of the best we have ever undertaken and we have experienced many beautiful mountain environments around the world. The unique combination of the 2 local indigenous communities being an integral part of the trip, the very comfortable lodges, small number...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Ausangate is the perfect trekking circuit for those who seek to live memorable experiences in the Andes mountains, the stunning landscapes, and their people make it exceptional. As you mentioned, spending at least two nights in Cusco or cities at similar altitude is necessary to...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018

We had the pleasure of going on this 5-day trek with Andean Lodges. Everything was perfect, the guides, the group doing the trek with us, the community staff, facilities, everything! It was our first multi-day trek and they made it so easy and we always...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Claudia C
Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you for your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed this trek with us. This is a challenging adventure, however, having an adequate acclimatization period guarantees a wonderful experience. Our experienced guides and the charming community members who are in charge of the...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

We had the absolute privilege of trekking the Trail of the Apu with the Andean Lodges team. Bruno, our guide, was amazing. He was knowledgeable about the geography, the people, the challenges of altitude, and the amazing history of the region. His pop culture knowledge...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Naomi M
Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you for your comments. We are really glad that you had a great time with us at Ausangate. We always try to do all our best to make our guests live an authentic life-changing experience. Our knowledgeable guides and the charming local people are...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

I have done the Andean Lodges trek from lodge to lodge 3 times and am about to make it 4 times in September. The hiking, lodge caretakers and guides are amazing. The scenery incredibly beautiful! You get a real Peruvian experience with your Peruvian guides...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Ausangate is the perfect place for those who love adventure, nature and traveling in a responsible way. At Andean Lodges, we work hard so that the quality of our service is at the height of this wonderful place, therefore, it is definitely worth going the...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018

I participated in this amazing excursion together with five other people and can't recommend it enough. We were there in mid-july when Cusco is full of tourists and this trek brings you to the regions away from noise and overcrowded streets. Trek is challenging, all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for your comments. The beauty of the Ausangate area is unparalleled, and the inspiring way of life and culture of the local communities, who are in charge of the service, are important components of this unique trip, all of them, perfectly interpreted by...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

This part of our trip to Peru was absolutely amazing. The hiking is second to none with absolutely stunning scenery that changes every day. Hiking in this range is truly breath taking. You will hike for hours sometimes without seeing other hikers and truly immersed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Ausangate is definitely a perfect alternative for those who are looking for destinations off the beaten path. The beauty of the mountains, living culture and the comfort of our lodges make of this trip an once in...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Welcome escape from the crowds on the Inca Trail or Salkantay Trek. Challenging hiking above 14000 ft which is well rewarded with the views. Great guides and great cooks with wonderful food. You will never be hungry. They handled my vegetarian needs very well. Also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thank you for your comments. Our circuit certainly allows each of our visitors to enjoy intimately the environment around the Sacred Ausangate Mountain. We always make our best to complement the beauty of this area, with the quality of our services. As you mentioned, there...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018

Amazing scenery, friendly and welcoming staff that shared their unique culture with our group, delicious and healthy food, very comfortable beds - everything was really perfect and professionally executed.More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Andean-Lodges, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Andean Lodges, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you very much for your comments, we are glad to know that you had a nice experience with us. We always make the best effort so that the quality of our services are the best complement to the beauty of Ausangate and the culture...More

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Nurit61
December 26, 2017|
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Response from Andean-Lodges | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. You can get near our first lodge, Chillca Tambo, by car. The rest of our lodges are only accessible by walking. Please, consider that we don't offer lodgement as an independent service... More
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Suzy B
December 2, 2016|
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Response from Andean-Lodges | Property representative |
Dear Suzy, Thank you for contacting us. We would like to comment that we have trekking programs from 2 to 7-days. The fixed departures are programmed from March to November. For more information please contact us to the... More
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