Exit to the Inca Trail
We leave early by road to the town of Chillca (km 76) in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. In this place we find our support team that will accompany us during the walk. At this point our great adventure begins following in the footsteps of the ancient Incas. This day the hike is not very forced, having a splendid view of the snowy Verónica and the Inca terraces in the area. Passing through the Llactapata ruins and continuing through the Cusichaca valley, we will arrive at the town of Wallaybamba the last on our journey.
We will camp on the outskirts of this town.
Total hours of walking: 4:30 / 5:00 hours
Total number of kilometers: 12 km.
Initial Altitude: 2,750 meters.
Final altitude 3000 meters.
WARMIWAÑUSQA HIGHEST POINT
After breakfast, we start our adventure again. The path will initially be surrounded and in some parts covered with vegetation, but as we go up it will change, appreciating the different ecological floors that Peru has until we reach the Warmiwañusqa pass, the highest point in our journey (4,200 mts) from here we will be able to appreciate the peaks of the snowy Huayanay (5,250 mts.), crossing this pass we will descend to the Pacaymayo valley, where we will set up our camp, having a spectacular view of the snow-capped mountains.
Total hours of walking: 7:30 / 8:00 hours
Total number of kilometers: 13 km.
Initial Altitude: 3,000 meters.
Final altitude 3800 meters
This day the path will take us to the ruins of Runkurakay (3,700 meters), having a spectacular view of the falls of the snowy Palcay, and the path traveled the day before. We will pass through the second pass (3,900 mts) with a glimpse of the Vilcabamba mountain range with its main Pumasillo, Sacsarayoc and Panta peaks. From this point we will begin a slow descent, crossing the ruins of Sayajmarca, which are still covered with vegetation. On the way we will go through a tunnel formed by a landslide and worked by the Incas to make way. We will continue our way to the ceremonial center of Phuyupatamarca where we will have lunch. From this point, the descent is notorious, reaching the Wiñay Wayna ruins where we will camp near a hostel where we can take a refreshing hot shower.
Total hours of walking: 10:00 am
Total number of kilometers: 15 km.
Initial Altitude: 3800 meters.
Final altitude: 2650 meters.
EXCURSIÓN A MACHU PICCHU
Continuaremos nuevamente el camino alcanzando la puerta del Sol o Intipunku, lugar desde donde la vista de Machu Picchu es incomparable, quedando extasiados por su esplendor (¡¡ Felicitaciones lo lograron!!). Solamente 40 minutos nos separan de la ciudadela. Ingresaremos a Machu Picchu y realizaremos una visita guiada de este mágico lugar.
Descenso al poblado de Aguas Calientes.
Noche en hotel en Aguas Calientes.
Total de horas de caminata 2:15 horas
Número total de kilómetros 6 km.
Altitud Inicial: 2650 metros.
Altitud final: 2.400 metros
FREE DAY IN AGUAS CALIENTES
Breakfast buffet. Free time. Optionally we can visit a second visit to the citadel and ascend to Intipunku, or the entrance to Machu Picchu on the Inca Trail; You can visit the impressive mountain of Huayna Picchu, ascending it on a steep stone path, walk to the Inca Bridge, a secret passage used by the royal guards, or walk to the historic Puerta del Sol. In the afternoon, you will board the train back to Cusco Upon arrival our collaborators will wait for you at Poroy station, from where we will transfer you to your hotel.
Accommodation in Cusco
Values per person in American Dollars
Quote based on individual Paxs Fits in Single, Double and Triple rooms and regular services (SIB)
Valid until December 31, 2016.
Confirmation subject to availability
Increase US $ 49.00 x person to make the Up Grade to the Vistadome Panoramic train
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