Highlights

Map In order to obtain a ticket for this privileged package of the Capaq Ñan or Inca Trail, an advance reservation must be made with about a year in advance, for the touristic demand is high and the tickets are limited; The package is very interesting, it is the only circuit in which you can visit more than 6 Inca archaeological sites rich in history and architecture, apart from the incomparable flora and fauna, with a protected area, all together a natural and cultural heritage of Peru.

  • • Llactapata
  • • Sayacmarca
  • • Runkuraqay
  • • Wiñayhuayna
  • • Machu Picchu

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Itinerary

  • Duration: 4 days & 3 nights
  • Countries: (1) south central Peru
  • Experiences: Easy
  • Ages: 8 - 65
  • Starting Point: Cusco
  • Ending Point: Cusco
Introduction

Departure from Cusco city on bus to the villlage of Tinqui; after that, the 10-hour approach to the Ausangate begins, but before we can admire the impressive Vilcanota range. Next we’ll have the observation of the snowy Ausangate and then arrive at the Puqa Q'ocha, Jatun Puqa Q'ocha and Ausangate Q'ocha lagoons; the tour continues, reaching a 5,000 meters altitude, relaxing at the hot springs of Pacchanta and then the last hike, 3 hours from Pacchanta to Tinqui, and from this village return to Cusco city. An extraordinary opportunity to get to know Peru through this package, and in particular the imposing beauty of the Peruvian Andes.

Day

Approximately at 6:00 am, we will pick you up at your hotel to go to kilometer 82 by bus. After passing the checkpoint, we will begin the hike along the Urubamba river until we reach the very important and interesting archaeological site of Llactapata, and have lunch. The complete trek will take us approximately 6 hours (a total of 13 kilometers) until we reach the first camp, in Huayllabamba.

  • Night in campsite
  • Included: Professional guide | Transfer Cusco - km.82 | Ticket to the Inca Trail | First aid kit | Lunch and dinner | Camping equipment | Mat (the passenger must carry it) | Kitchen equipment | Chef | Porters | Biodegradable bathroom

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available.

IThis day we will have a very energizing breakfast to meet the biggest challenge of the package: 16 kilometers in ascension to cross 2 very high mountains, one of them the Warmiwañusca, with 4.200 meters; that is the highest point of the adventure, and to cross it we must have our respiratory system in good shape. At the same time we will be marveling at the breathtaking panoramic views of two mountains and snowies, and also the view of the beautiful subtropical valley. The adventure also includes the tour to the archaeological sites of Runkurakay and then Sayacmarca. Our second camp will be in Pacaymayu.

  • Night in Campsite
  • Included: Professional guide | First aid kit | Lunch and dinner | Camping equipment | Mat (passenger must carry it) | Kitchen equipment | Chef | Porters

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available

This day will be easier; we will walk only 10 kilometers and most of the route is flat, also with several sections of descent. We will observe how the geography changes, of dry and mountainous to green and subtropical (border of the Peruvian jungle). On the way there are tours to the archaeological sites of Phuyupatamarca and Intipata, until finally arriving at Winaywayna, to set our last camp of the package.

  • Night in Campsite
  • Included: Professional guide | First aid kit | Breakfast, lunch and dinner | Camping equipment |Accommodation) | Kitchen equipment | Chef | Horsemen and horses to load logistics

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available

After breakfast very early, we will head to Inti Punku (The Sun Gate), which is the entrance to the ancient Inca citadel of Machupicchu; from this point we will have an unforgettable adventure, for after descending we will enter this magical and wonderful place and have a professionally guided tour for approximately 2 hours. In the afternoon we will take the train back to Ollantaytambo and then return to Cusco city on bus.

  • Night in Campsite
  • Included: Professional guide | Entrance ticket to Machupicchu | Breakfast | Train ticket Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo | Minivan Ollantaytambo - Cusco

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available.

NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS FLEXIBLE FOR YOU TO MAKE CHANGES ACCORDING TO YOUR TIME AND NEED.

Pricing

Please know you can change or modify these tours however you deem necessary as all Machu Picchu Adventure itineraries are crafted just for you, to suit your individual interests and schedules. Interest in getting this trip completely customized.
Travel Prices Note
1 Classic Travel $ 529.00 USD
2 Luxury Travel $ 990.00 USD
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