Four Lakes and Inka Bridge – Q’eswachaka
When visiting the area Collasuyo Inca, its old mountains jealously guard 4 great lagoons, which the Incas considered as the place of origin of life, also impresses the road network linked by suspension bridges, made with wild straw (ichu) it is the case of Queshuachaca, which until today is maintained under conditions of use and cross it is an experience.
All day: Cusco – Pomacanchi -Acopia – Asnacocha – Pampamarca – Queshuachaca – Cusco
In the morning, we pick you up from your hotel, we traveled by bus south easterly direction, passing through the towns of Huasao (village healers), Oropesa (Marquess of ballumbrosio), Huacarpay (lagoon), Andahuaylillas (with its famous church: the Sistine chapel), Urcos (lagoon) to reach the diversion of Chuquicahuana, where we will climb until we reach our first destination: the lagoon Pomacanchi, abundant natural grasses and medicinal species, allowing a proliferation of migratory and native animals.
After observing such beauty, we continue along a path carrossable and arrived at our second objective: Acopia Lagoon, a turquoise green, reflecting the wonder of the surrounding mountains. on the way farmers in the area working with ancient tools. In the highest point of this tour we will arrive at a viewpoint where we see 4 lagoons. From this moment, we descend to see the two lagoons that are in the way. Finalizing the tour of four lakes, we are ready to continue the journey to Queshuachaca to cross the suspension bridge made of straw.
This bridge has a span of 33 meters and 1.2 wide, at a height of 26 meters, the entire bridge is made of straw, even the villagers used this Inca bridge because it is a very important means of communication. and it allows us to observe one of the most beautiful natural canyons of Peru.
We return to Cusco by Combapata