This five-hour drive from Pisaq journey travels along the Puerto Maldonado highway passing through beautiful mountain scenery. Spend the night at a rustic hostel, 4,326 m above sea level at the foot of sacred Ausangate Mountain. Beautiful high elevation hot springs are found here along with stunning vistas of llamas, alpacas, Ausangate Mountain and glaciers. It is possible to do a day horse trip and explore some of the area. There is a sacred lake to take a dip in if the weather is warm.