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Salkantay trek 5 days

Travel style : Nature, Adventure and Hiking.

Duration : 5 days / 4 nights (45 KM of trek)

Season : March to January

ITINERARY

Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu

Day one : CUSCO – MOLLEPATA – SORAYPAMAPA

Early (4:30 am) bus transfer from the hotel to Mollepata town, here we start our adventure.

We arrive approximately at( 8:30 am) to Mollepata. After a four intensive hour trek, admiring the boundless variety of flora and fauna we arrive to Silcakancha.

After lunch, we continue three more hours until we arrive to Soraypampa. Have dinner and, overnight.

salkantay trek peru Cusco

salkantay trek Peru

 

 

Day two : SORAYPAMPA – COLPABAMBA – SALKANTAY TREK

After a delicious breakfast we leave Soraypampa (3400m). And cross to 4650m above sea level , where we admire the beautiful Andean mountains (oxygen, and first-aid kit available in case of emergency).

While we contemplate the beautiful surroundings, we start descending the mountain, for later stop and have lunch and, short rest. Then we continue to Colpabamba, our campsite. Please take proper precautions because this is a tropical zone, mosquitos are everywhere. Dinner and overnight.

 

Day three : COLPABAMBA – PLAYA

Early wake-up (6:45 am) and breakfast. We spend our day crossing bridges, admiring exotic flora and fauna; we reach Lluscamayu and stop for lunch. A two-hour hike and we arrive to La Playa, the little village selected for our campsite. Dinner and overnight.

salkantay trekking

Salkantay mountain and Vilcamba range

 

 

 

Day four : LA PLAYA – AGUAS CALIENTES

After breakfast, we get on a truck and head to the town of Santa Teresa, here we find an oroya (its made from ropes an wood is a basquet) this artifacts will take us to the other side of the river. We take again a truck and drive to the hydroelectric,  here we have lunch and free time to spare while we wait for the train that will take us to Aguas Calientes (30 minutes). Dinner and your Last night at a comfortable hostel.

salkantay trek

Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu

 

 

Day five : UP TO MACHU PICCHU

Right after breakfast we take a bus up to the Historical Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, in a two hour guided visit to the ruins and free time to explore them on your own. return to the town by bus. Return to Cusco by train.

 

END OF PROGRAM

 

The Prices 2017/2018 : from U$ 385.00 by person

NOTE : Prices are subject to change due to Inca Trail and/or Peru Rail fares variations.

 

Services Include :

  • Pick-up from the hotel.
  • Tourist bus to Mollepata village.
  • Complete camping equipment.
  • 01 night at Hostel in Aguas Calientes.
  • Bus servicie Aguas Calientes-Machu Picchu-Aguas Calientes
  • Entrance fee to Machu Picchu.
  • Professional tour guide.
  • Professional cook.
  • Mules (backpacks, camping & kitchen equipment only)
  • Meals (4B-4L-4D)
  • Train ticket Aguas Calientes-Ollantaytambo
  • Bus service Ollantaytambo-Cusco
  • Services not Include
  • Breakfast (day 1)
  • Lunch (day 5)
  • Extra mule

Services not Include

  • Breakfast (day 1)
  • Lunch (day 5)
  • Extra mule. USD 120 per all tour (until 18 Kl.)