After a few hours of hiking on the Inca Trail we will arrive at Machu Picchu. We recommend you to visit it in the afternoon when the influx of tourists is low.
Knowing the legacy of the Incas is within your reach even if you have little time. This is the best option if you arrive on business or accompany seniors who take advantage of a short time to relax.
Get a private service with an exclusive guide on Inca Trail and Machu Picchu, ideal for a walk alone, with friends or even family. Experience the Climate, know the Flora and Fauna of the area, explore various varieties of Orchids, observe the Birds, and meet the Bear Spectacles. Experience the experience of visiting Archaeological centers such as Chachabamba, WiñayHuayna and Inti Punku.
It walks along the ancient route used only by the Inca and his entourage, he knows this great legacy in a short time arriving at Puerta del Sol. Door that invites us to see to the horizon the majesty of all Machu Picchu, one of the seven Wonders of the World. We will know the magnificent constructions of Hydraulic Engineering and Inca Architecture. Peruvian Sacred invites you to be part of this great adventure.
|DEPARTURE TIME||Arrive 6:00 – 620 hrs.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:30 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
The most important city of the Inca Empire, Cusco, is located at 3350 masl, where we will go by bus to the Sacred Valley passing through the villages of Maras, Chinchero, Urubamba and Ollantaytambo, towns with living identity that have been maintained through years. Our starting point starts at KM 82 at 2800 masl
Day 1: Cusco - Km 104
We will meet at your hotel and drive to the train station to go to Km 104 of the railway line, where our journey begins.
We will cross a suspension bridge over the Urubamba River passing the archaeological site of Chachabamba, and then ascend to the magnificent archaeological site of WiñayHuayna at 2,700 masl in the imposing mountains that dominate the valley of the Urubamba River.
On the way we will enjoy the tropical climate in the middle of the dense vegetation towards the door of the Sun or Inti Punku.
Our best reward will be the breathtaking panoramic view surrounded by mountains of the citadel of Machu Picchu at 2,475 masl to finally descend to the town of Aguas Calientes.
Food, box lunch, dinner.
Day 2: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu
The bus waits for us to ascend early in the morning to the citadel of Machu Picchu, considered Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
We will visit the different sectors of this wonderful Inca legacy, transporting us in time.
We will not lose details when having a guided tour and we will be able to enjoy the landscape and take pictures for the memory.
In the afternoon, we will return to the town of Aguas Calientes to take the train that will take us back to the imperial city of Cusco and take them to your hotel.
Day 3: Pacaymayu - WiñayHuayna
Food: Snack, breakfast, lunch, slunch and dinner.
Day 4: WiñayHuayna - Machu Picchu
Only two hours separates us from arriving at Machu Picchu (one of the Seven Wonders of the World), we will wake up very early to continue our route. We will line up at the checkpoint and continue along a narrow road until we reach the Inti Punku (door of the sun), a tall and enigmatic place where we will see the majestic horizon of Machu Picchu, from here you can take the photo postcard to share your family and friends. The guide will give a short introduction of the history of Machu Picchu and then continue until arriving at the Inca citadel.
At approximately 8:00 am, the tour will begin, lasting between 2 hours and 2 hours and a half, then we will have time to visit other places inside Machu Picchu and you can take all the selfies you want. At the end we will descend to the town of hot waters to board the train that will transport us to the city of Cusco.
Food: Snack, breakfast.
It is important to take into account that passengers arrive in Cusco at least two days before to acclimatize and make the trek. You can do practice tours like visiting the city and the Sacred Valley, these are gentle walks at considerable heights.
For this route it is also recommended to carry the following:
Sleeping bag: 04 Stations of (-15 ° C).
A Pillow: A Traveler
Hiking Boots: Raincoats of good quality. Comfortable for the walk.
Waterproof Clothing: Plastic rain poncho, you can buy it when you arrive in Cusco.
Plastic Bag: To keep your belongings dry inside the backpack.
Change of Clothes: For the entire route.
Rain Gear: Jacket and Trousers.
Sandals or Slippers: To relax your feet at the camp site.
Clothing of Coat: Jacket, Polar, and thermal clothing, especially for sleeping.
Light Clothing: T-shirt, shorts.
Flashlight: Either handheld or Frontal with extra battery.
Camera or Camcorder: With extra battery the batteries discharge faster with the cold.
Hat or cap: To protect against sun, rain and cold.
Snacks: Cookies, energy bars, chocolates, dried fruits.
Canteen: Bottles of mineral water are not allowed, it is better to bring metal bottles or plastic canteens.
Towel: Small travel.
Swimsuit: If you want to go to the thermal baths in Aguas Calientes
Extra money: In soles and short tickets, in hot waters you can use debit or credit card.
Canes: The tips covered with jebe protector not to defeat the stones of the road.
Original Passport: Or the document with which you made the reservation. If you do not have this document, you will not be able to enter the Inca Trail.
Student card: International card in case you have made the reservation with ISIC card international.
Mountain boots: Pair of trek shoes that support the ankles.
Hygiene kit: 01 towel for personal hygiene, 01 biodegradable soap, toilet paper, 01 A personal cleaning kit (toothbrushes, toothpaste and other essential items).