The Qeswachaka tour is getting nowadays one of the most famous attraction in Cusco. It is a great point to consider on your trip to Cusco. It is a place with great views about Different colorful lakes, a big variety of birds like andean ducks, flamingos, alpacas, llamas even condors, etc. Qeswachaka was inscribed in 2013 on the list on intangible cultural heritage of humanity that’s why when you visit you will learn about the ancestral engineering which still alive till nowadays.
Cusco – 4 lakes circuit – Qeswachaka Inca Bridge
Enjoy nature and learn about the History visiting Qeswachaka ” the last Inca bridge”
We pick you up from your hotel at 4:00am. Then we drive to the southeast over 2 hours until “Cusipata”, here we enjoy our breakfast. Then we continue passing different landscapes until we arrive to “Pomacanchi lagoon”; the first lagoon we see, this is the biggest lake in our tour, continuing we arrive to “Acopia” where we have a nice lookout of our second lagoon, after taking our photos we continue to “Pospococha or Colpacocha” another beautiful lagoon where we will be able to see flamingos flying around also a beautiful landscape like the Andean plateau, continuing we reach to “Misquicocha” another beautiful lagoon surrounded by beautiful sceneries proper of the Andes.
So it is time to drive until “Q´ewe” a small community where we find the last Inca Bridge or “Qeswachaka”. This is considering as the last Inca bridge, where every year locals still rebuilding the bridge made with andean straws also this place is very important for UNESCO because still the knowledge of engineering to rebuilt the bridge as back in the years the Incas did. Absolutely your guide will explain you the history of the place. After exploring, we go back until “Colpacocha” where our chef will be waiting with our delicious lunch. After enjoying our lunch, we take our private van back to Cusco directly to your hotel. (average time to reach to Cusco 5 pm.)