The Inca Jungle Premium Trek is an unbelievable 4 day alternative tour where you can evolve your experience in adventure sports such as rafting, trekking, biking and zip lining. It also includes some recently discovered Inca paths with archaeological remains, the expansive and towering Abra Malaga Mountain, the deep green valley and the vibrant jungle basin of Santa Maria. The Inca Jungle Premium Trek uses A-1 equipment and the groups are small creating an intimate experience with the natural terrain of Peru.
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Day 1: Cusco – Pispitayoc (Biking and Rafting)
We will leave the Sacred Valley of the Incas travelling through picturesque villages and beautiful landscapes until reaching the Abra Malaga Mountain(4350mt). We will depart, descending on top scale mountain bikes for 3 hours going though rural villages, rivers, orchards and streams reaching the Huamanmarca Region. Our private bus will take the group to Santa Maria, where we will launch the rafting portion of our trek. Note: Those that did not book the rafting tour will go with an assistant guide in our private bus to Santa Rosa, arriving at the La Choza Eco Lodge, located in the Pispitayoc village. Later, the rafting group will be taken to Santa Rosa and hike to the lodge. We will then have dinner and rest for the night.
Day 2: Pispitayoc Eco Lodge – Santa Teresa (Trekking)
We walk along the riverbanks and start ascending un into the high forest observing small coffee and cacao plantations and fruit trees amongst the abundance of flora and fauna. In this area it is possible to see many types of plants, orchids, birds and other wildlife. We witness the mysterious beauty of the high forest, a paradise of biodiversity in the Inca jungle. After arriving to the top of the mountain we will see the whole expansiveness of the Urubamba Valley.
After basking in the force of these panoramic views, we descend, arriving at the village Qellomayo. We have a short break then return trekking for 3 hours going through farms, rivers and waterfalls until arriving at the Santa Teresa Hot Springs. After a short break the group will continue walking until reaching the town of Santa Teresa, where we will sleep at a cozy lodge.
Day 3: Santa Teresa – Aguas Calientes (Zip line and Hiking)
We continue to explore the roads less traveled from Santa Teresa to our next destinations. The passengers that reserved ziplining in advance will zoom through this branch of their adventure, and the rest of the group will continue trekking until reaching the hydroelectric, where the whole group will rejoin. After a short break, the journey will continue along the great Inca jungle, going through waterfalls and coca and coffee farms until arriving in the town of Aguas Calientes. The group will be taken to the hostel around 4pm, and at night we all get together in a restaurant to have a great dinner and have a briefing about the trek to Machu Picchu. You will have the rest of the evening to relax.
Day 4: Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco (Trekking)
We start hiking early with the ambition to marvel at the sunrise from the heights of Machu Picchu. We will have a 2 hour comprehensive tour and afterwards you will have free time to explore the sacred soil in solitary. The passengers that reserved the hiking tour to Huayna Picchu will have a 2.5 hour steep ascension ending in a rewarding view. In the afternoon the group will descend to Aguas Calientes, boarding a train to Ollantaytambo, and ride back to Cusco arriving in the late afternoon.
All Necessary Equipment Included
Includes Free Admission to Top Local Attractions
Transportation Cusco - Ollantaytambo / Ollantaytabmo - Cusco
Train Tickets Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo / Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes
Zip-Line and Rafting During this Trip
Tickets to Huayna Picchu (When Tickets are Available) or Old Mountain
A Private Bilingual Professional Guide Specialized in the Inca Jungle
Full Suspension Mountain Bikes, Helmets and Gloves
The Following Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners (Vegetarian Options Available)
Water During Trip
1 Night in a Local-Rural House with Basic Service (Shared Room)
2 Nights of Hostel Lodging (Private Bathrooms and Hot Water)
The Entrance Ticket to Machu Picchu
Fist Aid Kit
The Up or Down Bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (US $24.00)*
*This is not included as most passengers choose to ascend/descend trekking
Lunch and Dinner on the Last Day
All Personal Care Items
Tips/Gratuity for the Guide
See Our Video Tour
Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.
We suggest to bring:
Strong Walking Shoes or Tennis Shoes
Sweater and Thick Jacket
One Bottle of Water
Hat or Cap
Long Sleeve Shirt
Long and Short Pants
Sunblock with a UV Factor of at Least 40
Camera with Extra Batteries and Film
Medical or Personal Items
Some Cash in Small Bills
Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants.
Price of the Inca Jungle Trek: 4 Day Tour to Machu Picchu Including Biking, Rafting and Zipline: