There are other methods of trekking to machupicchu. One is an extended hike...
The overwhelming landscape and the benevolent climate of the Sacred Valley convinced the Incas to settle in this place, which they considered a reflection of the Milky Way. This Trek is one of unique, authentic adventure that we offer
The adventure begins with a tour through the entire sacred valley in our private van. We’ll Pick you up from your hotel, at 7: 00 am with our professional license tour guide and head by private van until you reach the formidable ruins of Pisaq. Once arrived to insitu you will be guide with our professional license tour guide, where you will have information, from Pisaq and appreciate the most impressive places such like, inca cemetery, storehouses, water fountains and learn a lots of history. After splored you will drive to Chinchero. The center of weaving in the Sacred Valley. Locals entertaining tourists with weaving demonstrations, showing how they produce different colours for the wool they spin and weave, how the wool is washed and spun. Might be a perfect place for you to see them spin and create an alpaca jumper for you on the spot.Then we’ll have our organic buffet lunch organize by our master chef in some point.
Once enjoyed our delicious lunch, you will continue driving to Salt Mine – Moray concentric archeological site. Visitors mainly come here to see the circular platform, which is among the most beautiful attraction in the valley, and was built by the Incas people around 14 century. The massive consentrics stone walls, functioned as experimentation center for many species of crops, are still in use today. And finishing our eusauted day, finally driving to our first camping site of this trek “Pukura”.
Transport time: All day
Hiking time: 4 hours
Climate: cold, template, hot
Tour type: cultural, history
Today our hiking begin at 05:30 am wake up in your sleeping tent with cup of coca tea; and around 06: 00 am we will star our breakfast. At 07:00 am after enjoyed delicious healthy breakfast you’ll have to enjoy the humming birds watching at this camping site. Because our partner who live here (Marco), farm a lot of species of hummingbirds. the journey lasts six hours walking all the way to our second campsite. In the route, we will pass through impressive highland forest (the pholilipis trees), where your professional tour guide will be able to explain about mountain, plants, birds etc. after passing incredible moment you’ll arrive to the lunch spot named “Unuychinkanan” here our cook will provide you buffet organic service lunch. Once got enough energy you’ll continue way up to our camping site “Mantanays”, in this section we’ll continue observing native Forest with amazing landscape to Sacred Valley. In 2 hours we’ll in our second camp where we will spend the night 2 at 3800 m / 12467 f.
Transportation time: 0
Total Hiking time: 7 hours.
Tour type: Natural, flora and fauna
Hiking distance approx: 10 km.
Today will be I little be difficult, but beautiful and interesting first you’ll be wake up at 5:00 am with cup of coca tea in your tent, and at 6:00 am we will have breakfast organize by our chef, after that our challenge will be climb up to highest point over 4800 m / 15748 ft Huayruruyoc top here we will appreciating the panoramic views of some snowy mountain such like Salkantay mount (6200 m / 20341f), and Veronica mount (5800 m /19028 f) before to get the pass we will appreciate two spectacular lagoon and water falls. And then descending for 2 hours to Qochapa spot. Here we enjoy our 3rd lunch, after delicious organic lunch we’ll continue for 2 more hours to our last camping “Huilloc Alto” (3700 m / 12139 f) where we’ll see peasant communities their colorfull customs, textiles, beautiful landscapes. Here will pass the over night sharing our culture with locals .
Transportation time: 0
Hiking time: 7 hours
Tour type: natural, lakes waterfall
Walking distance approx: 9 km
Today we will continue hiking all the way to Ollantaytambo. First we’ll have our breakfast and then start our last hiking toward to Ollantaytambo. will be easy and interesting because we just walk all down where also we’ll appreciate couples incan buildings, like Pumamarka terraces ñaupa capilla (ancient colonial chapel), and also a lot of food plantations such like maiz, potatoes, beans, wheat, much more. Approximately we will arrive to the town of Ollantaytambo at 1 pm. The town is impressive perfect to place to enjoy our last lunch. after delicious and cold drinks here we’ll visit and explore the Ollantaytambo Inca ruins, the town with original Inca buildings (basements). Once finished our exploration at 6.30 or 7:00 pm we will have our Dinner in the same restaurant and our guide will show you the Hotel in this town of Ollantaytambo.
Transportation time: 0
Hiking time: approx: 6 hours.
Tour type: Natural, Cultural
Climate: cold, warm, template
Walking distance of approx: 9km
Today will be easy and the most impressive journey at 7:00 am we finally board the train to Aguas Calientes town. The train take us 2 hours approximately, once arrived to aguas calientes train station our tour guide will take you to Bus station where the bus drive 25 minutes and leave you next to Machupicchu entrance. where you and your professional tour guide Show the original passport and entrance feet to citadel in order to visit.
Once passed the control our tour guide start with tour guiding for 3 hours in the citadel, where he will teach you the Peruvian, inca history and also he will show you the most impressive places, such like temple, palace, fountain, plazas, ceremonial places, much more. after you finished to explore the citadel of machupicchu, you will have to return to aguas calientes town together with your guide. Here if you want you can go have lunch with your tour guide or by your self any restaurant because this last lunch are not included in your trek.
At 3:20 or 4:20 pm according you booking trek you will be returning to Ollantaytambo train station and from Ollantaytambo to Cusco. Our driver will leave you to each of you at door of your hotel.
Transportation time: 6 hours
Walking time: 3 hours
Tour type: Cultural, Natural