The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is one of the best hikes in the world because of the exquisite beauty of its natural surroundings. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu path takes us through different ecosystems...From high Andean plains to the cloud forest this adventure allows us to explore mysterious archaeological sites, half covered with jungle overgrowth as if we were discovering them for the first time. The trek highlights with the inspiring sight of the sunrise from the peaks of the magestic Machu Picchu.
|Duration: 2 days and 1 night||Location: cusco / peru||start time: 06:00:00|
|Departures subject to availability||visits: Winaywayna, Machu Picchu|
Inca Trail Day 1 : Winaywayna
Early in the morning we will transfer you from your hotel to the train station. We will travel across with the train for 3 hours until we reach kilometre 104 on the track. Getting off the train at this point, the guide will direct you on foot to the ruins of Chachabamba where the tour will begin. From there the journey will continue and we will pass through a small and refreshing waterfall on the way to the ruins of Winay Wayna where the impressive platforms will demonstrate the skill of Andean engineering. After lunch we will then continue the walk to Inti Punku (o Puerta del Sol) from where we will have the first sight of Machu Picchu as a beautiful panoramic of the town on the hill. From here we will take the bus to Aguas Caliente where we will spend the night and prepare for the following day up at Machu Picchu.
Inca Trail Day 2: Machu Picchu
At 5:30 am we began the trek to Machu Picchu where we will have a guided tour of the different sectors of the archaeological complex tour, including the Intihuatana or sundial, used by ancient Peruvians settlers. To climb the mountain of Huayna Picchu can choose the 2nd group 10:00 a.m. takes about an hour walk but really worth it, the view is breathtaking and the experience will be unforgettable (optional) At a given time must take the bus down from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes and board the train back to Ollantaytambo and then by bus to Cusco.Important !!
If you want to climbing Huayna Picchu or Montaña Machu Picchu You need booked at least one month prior this activity is optional (Price USD 70)