CUSCO: Reception and transfer from the airport to the chosen hotel.
Hotel for TWO (2) nights with breakfast and taxes.
Trail Package 4days / 3nights includes:
Transportation by bus to Km. 82 (Piscaycucho camping site)
Bus Ticket: Machupicchu – Aguas Calientes
Professional Guide: English and Spanish; 2 guides for group with more than 9 people.
Cook: In charge of the preparation of the food.
Porters: Carry camping equipment, food, and cooking equipment
Food: 3B / 3L / 3D snacks, and hot tea
Income: Inca Trail & Machupicchu
Bus down: Machupicchu – Aguas Calientes
Equipment: Double tents, mats, dining tent, kitchen tent, chairs and tables.
Expedition train from: Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo (18:20)
Transportation from Ollantaytambo to Cusco Hotel
Breakfast first day.
Lunch last day
Personal porter: Carries backpack, sleeping bag and passenger mat (12 kilos per pax)
OTHERS NOT INCLUDED
– National and international air ticket.
– Travel insurance.
– Airport taxes.
– Excess baggage.
– Drinks or non-specific foods.
– Consumption or personal expenses of passengers.
– Extras or Other unspecified.
LIST OF RECOMMENDATIONS:
Below you will find a list of equipment that we recommend bringing with you.
Cash (dollars and soles)
Backpack with rain protective cover
1 wool jacket (wind cover)
1 polar sweater
1 shirt with long sleeves (optional)
2 / 3 cotton sweaters
a rain poncho (preferable) or raincoat
1 pair of trekking shoes
1 pair of slippers or sandals (forest and for showers and thermal baths)
In the head:
1 wool cap
1 hat or cap for the sun
1 pair of sunglasses (UV protection).
4 pairs of wool or synthetic stockings
Gloves a pair
Swimsuit (for hot springs in Aguas Calientes, optional), IN CASE THEY STAY OVERNIGHT
Water (2L) for the first day
A bottle of water
Snacks or fruits
Necessary (medicine for altitude sickness and personal medicines)
Hygiene items (soap, toothbrush, deodorant, etc.)
Sunscreen or sun lotion
Torch or flashlight (preferably) and spare batteries
Sleeping bag (can be rented on site)
Camera, with spare batteries
06:00 hrs, We will transport you from your hotel in our comfortable private bus, after crossing the towns of Chincheros, Urubamba and Ollantaytambo in «Sacred Valley of the Incas» we’ll go to Piskacucho at Km. 82 of the railway Cusco – Machupicchu.
Piskacucho is the starting place to our walking trail. We will have a lunch in Hatunchaca site, after a short break we will restart our walk to Wayllabamba where we will have dinner and then we can spend the night in our camp
Lunch (L) / Dinner (D)
DIA 3 WAYLLABAMBA – WARMIWAÑUSCA – PAQAYMAYU
06:00hrs. After a very good breakfast we’ll start our walk to the highest point of the Inca Trail, where we can observe different microclimates passing from the rainforest of Yuncachimpa to the top of Warmiwañusca at 4200 m.a.s.l. After crossing this place we’ll have lunch, after a short break we will restart the walk to the Paqaymayu sector where we will have our second camp and overnight.
B / L / D
DIA 4 PAQAYMAYU – CHAQUICOCHA – WIÑAYWAYNA
06:00hrs. After the breakfast we will have a 45-minute hiking to the second step at 3850 m.a.s.l. with prior visit to the archaeological site of Runkurakay, then we’ll descend to the archaeological site of Sayacmarca, to later restart the hiking towards Phuyupatamarca where we will have lunch, after a short break we will continue the walk to Wiñaywayna where we’ll visit the archaeological site. We’ll have a free time and dinner. Overnight
B / L / D
The camps are subject to authorization from the Machupicchu Management Unit, and the availability of spaces determined by the INC, therefore the above-mentioned camps are referential. Few days before the trails the authorities determine the camps to be used, but generally the camps are the same mentioned above.
DIA 5 WIÑAYWAYNA MACHUPICCHU – CUSCO (B)
06:00hrs After breakfast, we’ll start the hiking to Inti Punku site, from here we can appreciate the majestic citadel of Machupicchu. We entered to Machupicchu where we register our arrival at the control point, then we started our guided tour by about 2 1/2 hours.
After visiting Machupicchu, we’ll go down by bus to Aguas Calientes town, where we’ll enjoy a Lunch (not included), afterwards we’ll go to the train station to go back to Ollantaytambo.
18:20hrs Return by expedition train to Ollantaytambo, there awaits us bus to return to the city of Cusco. Arrival at the hotel.
DIA 6 CUSCO / … (B)
Take note that passengers who spend the night in AGUAS CALIENTES before going to MACHUPICCHU. You should leave your large suitcases AT THE CUSCO HOTEL. They will only be able to travel with a bag or backpack that must weigh a maximum of 5 kg / 11 lb and cannot be larger than 157 cm (height + length + width). Luggage that does not comply with these measures may not be entered into the train.
1.) Excursions are in shared services or Seat in a Car (Except airport/hotel/airport transfers which are private services)
2.) Prices are considering passengers arriving and departing on the same flight or bus and staying in the same hotel.
3.) According to Peruvian government regulations, foreign tourists not domiciled in PERU, will be exempt to pay VAT in hotels, only if their stay does not exceed 60 days. For this exemption it is mandatory to present a passport or identity card of your country of origin and the entry voucher granted in Migrations of Peru. Otherwise, the passenger will have to pay VAT hotel before checking out.