Salkantay Trek + Short Inca Trail Machu Picchu – 6 Days

Price from: $ 799.00 USD

If we go to the Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu, why not complete the adventure with the sacred Inca trail? This program is six days of hiking, zip lines, thermal baths, Inka trail through km 104, the lost citadel of the Incas.

Salkantay + Premium Inca Trail 6 Days

Salkantay + Premium Inca Trail 6 Days offers you one of the fantastic expeditions in South America. On the way, you can appreciate the beautiful scenery of the Andes, the jungle, and Machu Picchu. The microclimates of this area are unique in each day that your venture, and if you are looking for terrifying photographic views, this adventure is for you. THERE HAS NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO VISIT SALKANTAY, FAMED FOR ITS DISTINCT BEAUTY AND INTRIGUINGLY MYSTERIOUS HISTORY.

Overview

Overview

D-1: Cusco – Humantay Lake – Salkantay Pampa
D-2: Salkantay-Pampa – Salkantay Pass – Collpapampa
D-3: Collpapampa – Lucma
D-4: Lucmabamba – Llactapata – A.P Pueblo
D-5: Premium Inca Trail – A.C. Pueblo
D-6: Machu Picchu – Cusco

Highlights:

  • Hiking alongside the magnificent Salkantay Mt. to Mapi
  • Hike through a fascinating Andes highland to the jungle
  • Amazing Andes mountain scenery

Itinerary

Day 1

The lagoon of Humantay is one of the beautiful sites of the Andes. The panoramic views are stunning from Humantay, Salkantay, and the high Andean mountains.

  • At 5:30 am, pick up from your hotel [CUSCO].
  • Private transfer to the trailhead “Soraypampa.”
  • Accommodation: Salkantay Pampa 4,154m/13,625ft. “highest point”
  • Hiking Distance: 9 km/5.5 miles
  • Estimated duration: 5 hours
  • Difficulty: Moderate to Challenging
  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

Day 2

The views are stunning. On the second day, walk to the highest point of the hike.

  • Start of hiking: 5:30 am.
  • Hiking Distance: 22 Km /13.67 miles.
  • Estimated duration: 7-8 hours hike
  • Highest point: 4,640m / 15,200 feet “Salkantay Pass”
  • Difficulty: Moderate to Challenging.
  • Accommodation: Collpapampa 2,870m/9,414 ft.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 3

Hike through the high jungle located between the Challhuay and Totora rivers. See beautiful plantations of passion fruit “Granadilla,” coffee crops “recognized as one of the best in the world.”

We find several streams, a waterfall, all the time, the crystalline river of the Andean snow-capped mountains will accompany us.

  • Hiking Distance: 16km/9.9 miles.
  • Trail duration: 05 hrs.
  • Difficulty: Moderate.
  • Accommodation: Lucmabamba  2,870m/ 9,414 ft. Lucma is a place of adventure, nature, fun, and excitement.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4

Walk along the Inca trail that goes from Lucmabamba to Llactapata. Observe from a distance the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu from the heights of the Andes.

  • Trekking around the sub-tropical and rainforest
  • Trail Distance: 16 km/9.92 miles
  • Estimated duration: 5-hour hike
  • Hiking from Lucmabamba to Llactapata – Hydro.
  • Train: Hidroelectrica to Aguas Calientes
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Aguas Calientes overnight: Hotel***
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch “Hidroelectrica – local restaurant.”

Day 5

Hike along the Inca Trail from kilometer 104 of the railway.

  1. Starting Altitude – 2100meters/6900feet.
  2. Highest Altitude – 2730m/8,792ft.
  3. Walking Distance – 16km / 9.9 miles
  4. Accommodation – 3 Star Hotel “A.C. Pueblo.”
  5. Difficulty – Moderate.

Day 6: Machu Picchu

We take an early breakfast at your hotel; we board the bus service to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu.

  • Bus up to Machu Picchu (by bus 25 minutes).
  • 02 hours Machu Picchu guided tour.
  • PM train return service to Cusco,
  • Difficulty: Easy.
  • Meals: Breakfast

Inclusions

Includes

  • Trek briefing with your Guide.
  • English-speaking official tourist guide.
  • Transport + driver.
  • Camping, Hotel [3 star – Andina Luxury].
  • Excellent Meals (5 Breakfasts, 3 Box Lunch, 2 Lunches, 5 Dinners).
  • Peru Rail train from Hydro to A.C.
  • Inka Trail entrance fee.
  • Admission document to by SERNANP “National Service of Natural Protected Areas.”
  • First-aid kit.
  • Oxygen bottle.
  • 3 bus tickets from Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes town – Machupicchu.
  • Machu Picchu entrance ticket.
  • Machupicchu guided tour (2 hrs).
  • Train ticket from Aguas Calientes to Cusco (Expedition).
  • All local taxes.

Not include

  • Water.
  • Breakfast on Day-1, Dinner on day-6, Lunch on day-5
  • Tips.

Bring

  • A good daypack: Eagle Creek Afar Backpack or an appropriate pack (carry your personal belongings)
  • Original passport.
  • Lighter trekking boots (with good ankle support)
  • 03 pairs of Trekking pants “not jeans,” 01 hiking, 01 cotton–which are just enough.
  • 01 rain jacket.
  • 01 warm/winter jacket (Thermals: wool socks/gloves/scarf and woolen hat for cold nights).
  • 02 t-shirts, 02 long sleeve shirts
  • Iron tablets and pills for altitude sickness.
  • Sun protection cream (SPF 45 or higher recommended).
  • Bug spray with 30% DEET.
  • Water.
  • Camera and film.
  • A headlamp to navigate camp in the evenings and pre-dawn mornings with spare batteries
  • Bandages or moleskin
  • Flip flops to change into at night – your toes will thank you!
  • Medication (Imodium).
  • Plastic bags for dirty and wet clothes
  • Something to read in the evenings.
  • Extra money.

Travel Facts

Price

Salkantay + Inka Trail 6 Days

PRICES PER PERSON [USD]

  • Yolo $1,880.
  • 02 clients $1,225.
  • 03 people $1,040.
  • 04 tourists $905.
  • 05 visitors $875.
  • 06 travelers $820.
  • 07 explorers + $799.

* Student discounts $ 30 off per person.

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