FIRST DAY CUSCO | CHALLACANCHA – SORAYPAMPA “SKY CAMP” – LAGUNA DE HUMANTAY
We start the day with your pick up from your respective accommodation from 4:00 to 4:30 a.m. approx. Leaving Cusco, we will go to the town of Mollepata (approx. 2:30 hours after leaving Cusco), there will be a short stop of 30 to 45 minutes to have breakfast. Once breakfast time is over, we will continue to the place called Challacancha, the starting point of the walk to Soraypampa “SKY CAMP” (duration 3:30 hours approx. / 8 km).
SECOND DAY SORAYPAMPA | ABRA SALKANTAY – HUAYRACMACHAY – CHAULLAY
We will wake up early at 05:30 am (approx.), after breakfast we will start the day’s walk towards the highest point of the entire route. (Open Salkantay) approx. 7 km. The ascent will be on rocky and steep terrain in the middle of the valley and the imposing Apu Salkantay with sections that will test not only resistance but also good acclimatization. Once at the top, you will appreciate the spectacular landscapes of the Salkantay snow-capped mountains, the second highest mountain in the Cusco region.
THIRD DAY CHAULLAY | LA PLAYA
At 6 am. After breakfast, we will start a walk through trails surrounded by fauna and now cloud forest where you can appreciate the great variety of different fruits such as bananas, avocados, granadillas and passion fruit, our walk through the valley is approx. 6 hours / 7 km. During the walk we will continue appreciating landscapes with small waterfalls, orchids and animals in the area.
FOURTH DAY LA PLAYA | LLACTAPATA – HIDROELECTRICA – AGUAS CALIENTES
After a delicious breakfast, we will start our walk for approx. 2 hours, towards “Llactapata” by an original Inca trail whose course will lead us to a small archaeological site and we will enjoy an impressive panoramic view of the Urubamba valley and Machu Picchu in the distance. After appreciating the great guided tour we will descend until we reach Hidroeléctrica for an exquisite lunch and we will continue our walk along the side of the train until we reach Aguas Calientes 3 hours / 10 km. On the way we will visit the so-called Intiwatana – famous sundial. At approximately 5pm we will arrive in Aguas Calientes.
FIFTH DAY EXPLORACION MACHU PICCHU “MARAVILLA DEL MUNDO”
After breakfast very early at your hotel, we will go up to the Machu Picchu sanctuary and enjoy a guided tour of the main buildings of the citadel for a duration of approx. 2 hours. For those looking for a more physical challenge, we have the options of climbing Huayna Picchu Mountain or Machu Picchu Mountain, where you will have great views of Machu Picchu. In the afternoon, you must return to the town of Aguas Calientes to collect your belongings from the lodging and take your train back to Ollantaytambo at 4:22 p.m., where our transportation back to Cusco will wait for us approx. at 8:00 p.m.
PRECIOS DEL TOUR CAMINO INCA POR SALKANTAY - 2023
|Precio por persona (adulto y menor extranjero)||600|
|Para el retorno directo a Cusco||Dólares||Soles|
|Para retornar en el Tren Expedition incrementar||65|
|Para retornar en el Tren Vistadome incrementar||75|
|Para retornar en el Tren Hiram Bingham incrementar||500|