SALKANTAY:

The Salkantay Mountain is located to 6271m of height is also called "Magic Mountain" It rises in the Cordillera Vilcanota as a great place from which you can have a panoramic view of Machu Picchu. It is also the culmination of a trek that combines geographic interest and natural beauty with the interest that enclose the numerous archaeological remains of the Inca period among which are the most famous: Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail.

 

PROGRAM 5 DAYS / 4 Nights

DAY 1: (Cusco – mollepata – soraypampa):

Pick up from hotel at 5:15 am in a Public bus until mollepata located at a height of 2.850m, with high Andean grassland, where we start to walk aprox to 2 or 4 hour until camp Soraypampa (3800 msnm) where we take lunch after lunch and place to camp.

DAY 2: (Soraypampa – abra – challhuay):

The sunrise will be awesome because when you wake up first thing we will see the majestic peak of Salkantay, at approximately 7:00 am and enjoy a delicious breakfast and then continue with the trip this time will last from 7 to 8 hours approximate where clearly contemplate the difference between the altitude levels, enter into a kind of cannon that will take us to the foot of Salkantay, after three hours of walking we will have lunch, continuing the walk to reach the open and look down the start of the jungle this day we continued to Challhuay spend the night.

DAY 3: (challhuay – collpapampa – sahuayacu ó playa – santa teresa):

We begin a new day and a new temperature and new landscape here begins the warm weather of the beginning of the jungle

After breakfast continue with the tour, today will be through valleys where we can see various birds, mammals, insects and other animals that are in place, we will have the opportunity to observe the lifestyle of the resident of the area and enjoy the Hot Springs (Collpapampa), cataracts (waynapoco). Always when we have time.

Then we continue our journey that will take approximately 4 to 6 hours before lunch (sahuayacu or beach) and then take the shuttle to take us to Santa Teresa (truck or combi) spend the night.

DAY 4: (Santa teresa – aguas calientes):

after our breakfast we continue our trek to the village hydro where we stop for lunch, then continue for the railroad (walking) to Aguas Calientes where we spend our last night in a hostel totally comfortable and enjoy our delicious dinner.

DAY 5:(Aguas calientes – machupicchu – aguas calientes – cusco):

Today's the day to meet our dream to visit the Historical Sanctuary of Machupicchu. At 6:00 am we ascend to Machupicchu where we will have a guided tour.

INCLUDES

• 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners.

• Horses (for equipment only).

• Entrance ticket to Machupicchu.

• Train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo and then bus to Cusco, depending to space to PERURAIL.

• Bus (Cusco, mollepata).

• Professional bilingual guide (English and Spanish).

• tents.

• Matrasses.

• Tent Dining / Kitchen.

• Hostal in Aguas Calientes.

NOT INCLUDED

• Last lunch.

• Sleeping bag.

• First breakfast.

• Train ticket Aguas Calientes hydro.

• Bus ticket from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu Aguas Calientes.

NOTE: THE HORSE can HELP with 5 KG of things

 

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