Peru

Inca Trail - 4 Days | 3 Nights

Day 1: Cusco - Inca Trail (Piscacucho - Wayllabamba)

Very early in the morning we will pick you up from your hotel to transfer you by bus to the km 82 where we will arrive at 11:00. We will meet there the members of the staff who will join us for the trek, porters, cooks, etc. Then the trekking begins.

This first day is pretty easy the first kilometers. We will have a beautiful view of the Veronica glacier and we will walk near Vilcanota River until we get to the archaeological complex of Patallacta. We will have lunch and rest before continuing to Huayllabamba where we will set the first camp.

Hiking   Time: Approximately   6  hours 

 

Included meals: Lunch, diner

Day 2: Inca Trail (Wayllabamba - Warmiwañusca - Pacaymayo)

Starting with a nutritious breakfast, we ascend to the highest point on the trail, the Warmihuañusca   (Dead Woman) Pass at 4,200 meters . From  this   point  we get a panoramic view of different mountains and snowy peaks. Beyond the pass the trail descends to the  Pacaymayu Valley (3500 meters), where we make camp for  the night. This is mountainous terrain. Along   this   part   of   the   trail   lunch,   tea, and dinner are served.

Hiking  Time:  Approximately   8  hours.

 

Included meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 3: Inca Trail (Pacaymayo - Phuya Patamarka - Wiñayhuayna)

This   is   the   day   for enjoying   the   Inca Trail   the most  . After    breakfast   the   hiking  resumes.   During   this   day  we  ascend to another small pass , Sayacmarca   Pass (3900 meters), and the trail  heads  gently  downward.   We begin to make contact with the highest reaches of the tropical jungle. There is a rich environment along this portion of the trail filled with a variety of plants and flowers (such as orchids) and animals and many types of birds. We visit the archaeological ruins of   Runcuraqay,   Sayacmarca,   Phuyupatamarka   and   Wiñaywayna (2650 meters). The Wiñaywaya    ruins will   serve as   the backdrop    for our    camp    for the night. Lunch, tea, and dinner will be served on the trail Hiking  

 Time:   Approximately    8    hours.

Included meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4: Inca Trail (Wiñayhuayna) - Machu Picchu - Cusco

Waking up early at 4 in the morning, we have a quick breakfast   and   begin the final stretch of the trail. Arriving at the  ridgeline  o f Intipunku,   we wait and watch as the sun slowly rises behind us and lights   the   ruins   in an impressive brilliant display (depending on the weather). Afterwards, we descend   to    Machupicchu,   where there is plenty of time to visit the archeological site with your guide  . After exploring   Machupicchu,    you’ll have free time to wander and enjoy the citadel. You could climb   the path to the peak   of Huaynapicchu,   or descend to the little town of Aguas   Calientes   for a visit.

Hiking Time:  Approximately 3 hours.

Included meals: only Breakfast

NOTE:
  • Additional entrances for Machu Picchu.
  • Additional round trip transfers by bus to Machu Picchu.
  • Additional lunches in Aguas Calientes.
  • For those wanting to visit Wayna Picchu instead of or after Machu Picchu, please notice that from now on the access is limited and has a cost $ 10 more

 

INCLUDED:
  • Buss Cusco/Km 82 (start of the trail)
  • Entrance to inka  trail and machupicchu
  • buss from machupicchu to aguas calientes
  • expeditions  train tickets for the return ride to Cusco
  • cook and cooking equipment
  • portes ( to carry food, tents and cooking  equipament )
  • guide speking  English/Spanish
  • meals

 

 

THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE:
  • first  breakfast  and  last lunch
  • sleeping   bag
  • tips.

 

OPTIONAL
  • $30.00 discount with International Student Card (ISIC Card).
  • For children under 8 years (with a copy of passport), there is a discount of $ 30.00.
  • An extra porter (up to 12 kilos) for the personal computer passengers $ 60.00.
  • Rent a sleeping bag Pen $ 20.00 all the way.
  • Rent a normal sleeping bag $ 15.00 all the way.
  • Rental $ 15.00 a backpack all the way.
  • Return on Vistadome increase $ 35.00 per person.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Departure : Private groups, daily departures, subject to availability of spaces, consulting before.

Transport : Bus & train.

Duration : 4 Days