Highlights

Map The shortest package for the Inca Trail is designed for people who do not have a lot of time, however they have the possibility to know at least a small part of the Capaq Ñan or Inca Trail, the largest road network, unique par excellence of the Inca empire; it is one of the Little traveled circuits towards Machupicchu, in spite of the diverse forest biodiversity that can be observed all the way.

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

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Itinerary

  • Duration: 2 days & 1 nights
  • Countries: (1) south central Peru
  • Experiences: Easy
  • Ages: 8 - 65
  • Starting Point: Cusco
  • Ending Point: Cusco
Introduction

The package begins outside the city of Cusco to reach the archaeological complex of Chachabamba; continues towards Winaywayna admiring the natural beauty of the region, and arriving there we will have the respective tour. Hike to Inti Punku (Sun Gate); bus to Aguas Calientes and the following morning our unforgettable tour to the Inca citadel of Machupicchu. On the way back, visit the district of Ollantaytambo and finally the return to the beautiful Cusco city.

Day

At 05:45 am we will pick you up at your hotel for the transfer to the train station in Cusco city; we will leave from there towards kilometer 104 where the trek begins. Then we will visit the archaeological complex of Chachabamba (located at 2,250 meters asl); there were obtained the agricultural products to be taken to the citadel of Machupicchu in Inca times. We will continue the hike towards Winaywayna, to arrive approximately 2 hours and a half later; along the way there are beautiful views of the Urubamba river and also the opportunity to appreciate different types of orchids from the semi-tropical forest. In Winaywayna we will stop to tour this important archaeological center. After lunch we continue the hike towards Machupicchu, which can be seen in the distance from the Inti Punku (Sun Gate). We will continue by bus to Aguas Calientes, to spend the night at a hotel.

  • Night in campsite
  • Included: Professional guide | Transfer Cusco-km. 82 | Entrance to the Inca Trail | Lunch on the first day | Accommodation

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available.

After a delicious breakfast we will take the bus up to Machupicchu (2,400 meters asl), very early to enjoy the sunrise at this beautiful place before the arrival of other tourists. Then we will have a tour led by a professional guide for approximately 3 hours, followed by a free time for lunch. In the afternoon we go by bus to the village of Aguas Calientes, to take the train to Ollantaytambo, and then the transfer Ollantaytambo - Cusco; arriving at Cusco city you’ll be taken to the hotel.

  • Night in Campsite
  • Included: Professional guide | Entrance ticket to Machupicchu | Buses back from Machupicchu | Breakfast at the hostel | 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 $ 420.00 USD
2 Luxury Travel $ 739.00 USD
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