Salkantay 4 days / 3 nights

 

 

Inka Trail to Machu Picchu via Mollepata - Salkantay

 

4 Days/ 3 Nights

 

Price: US$ 430.00 per person

 

Day 1 : CUSCO - MOLLEPATA – SORAYPAMPA – ARAYANNIYOJ :

 

5:00 am pick up from your hotel and travel by bus to raypampa, end of the road. After breakfast we will start walking (or riding on the horse) uphill towards the pass at 4600 m. 15091 ft and with beautiful views of the Salkantay Mountain; in the afternoon we camp at Arayanniyoc, 3600 m. 11811 ft.

 

Day 2 : ARAYANNIYOJ TO LUCMABAMBA( PLAYA) :

 

After breakfast we continue our trek down hill towards Lucmabamba. On the way down we pass through spectacular scenery sorrounded by Snowpeaked Mountains; going down to the valley the vegetation starts changing with many orchids, begonias and many different varieties of birds. Camp  at Lucmabamba at 1950 m. 6397 ft.

 

Day 3 : LUCMABAMBA (PLAYA) TO AGUAS CALIENTES :

 

On this day we continue down hill passing trough different plantations like coffee, banana, yuca and passion fruit. After Lucmabamba we climb up to Llactapata for around 3 hours, here we will have lunch and we can appreciate the impressive Machu Picchu on the opposite slope of the mountain. We then descend to the River Urubamba.

 

The chances for seeing Toucans, Andean Cock of the Rocks, Quetzals, Hummingbirds and Torrent Ducks are very good. There is the option to go through the Urubamba Valley which is easier and where parts can be driven. In the afternoon we arrive to Aguas Calientes town. Night  in a   hostal.

 

Day 4: MACHU PICCHU FULL DAY – CUSCO :

 

After an early breakfast we take the bus up to Machu Picchu ruins ( walking is also possible) and we will have a guided tour for around 2 hours and later have free time to explore by your own, maybe climb Wayna Picchu. At about 4 p.m. the train leaves from Aguas Calientes, arrival in Cusco around 9 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRAVEL PICTURES

 

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 

AVAILABILITY: 4 Days y 3 Noches

DURATION: 1 Full Day

 

 

 

UROS TAQUILE ITINERARY

 

Day 1 : CUSCO - MOLLEPATA – SORAYPAMPA – ARAYANNIYOJ

Day 2 : ARAYANNIYOJ TO LUCMABAMBA( PLAYA)

Day 3 : LUCMABAMBA (PLAYA) TO AGUAS CALIENTES

Day 4: MACHU PICCHU FULL DAY – CUSCO

 

 

 

 

INCLUDES

 

  • private bus to Soraypampa
  • horses for food und equipment
  • camping equipment (double tents and mats)
  • dining tent, table and chairs
  • all food till lunch of the 3rd day
  • english speaking guide for the trek and Machu Picchu
  • entrance to Machu Picchu
  • one night hotel in Aguas Calientes including breakfast
  • Train ticket ´backpacker` from Aguas Calientes to Cusco.

 

 

 

NO INCLUDED

 

 

  • drinking water
  • sleeping bag (can be rented in Cusco)
  • food in Aguas Calientes
  • extra horse for personal luggage
  • alcoholic expenses

 

 

 

WHAT TO BRING

 

• Sunscreen

• Sun Hat or cap

• Wind jacket

• Extra money for meals and souvenirs

 

 

 

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CUSCO OFFICE

Calle San Juan 264-near to Main Square,Cusco- Peru

 

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