SALKANTAY TREK TO MACHU PICCHU
Walk by the beautiful Vilcabamba mountain range, have a comfortable rest at camping tents without using rare items that may polute the circuit’s beauty. Performed under the Salkantay holy mountain (6271m) one of the Peruvian Andes’s highest and most impressive mountains.
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Vacation Style Holiday Type
Activity Level Challenging
Group Size Medium Group
The Salkantay trek is considered one of the 25 best treks in the world by the National Geographic Adventure Travel Magazine. Explore particular valleys surrounded by extensive nature, try and taste unique flavors and fragrances with villagers that keep the coffe’s secret, and explore an unusual Inca Trek that ends on a sightseeing that has a privileged and unique view of Machupicchu.
- Immerse yourself into Inca’s charming world having an interesting evening along with your guide
- Discover new flavors and fragrances at Lucmubamba, where a local family will welcome you with its particular hospitality and kindness.
In order to carry out your booking for the Inca Trail to Machupicchu and guarantee all of our travelers availability you must supply the following information:
1: Full legal name
2: Number of Passport
3: Nationality and birthdate
Take a brief look of your next adventure:
SORAYPAMPA – ANDENERIA
Explore valleys of changing micro climates, have breakfast with a local family at Mollepata (2800m), keep going by the only route to Soraypampa (3800m) which by the ay is the path’s most beautiful spot. However, due to authorities negligence, it’s visually polluted, since there are buildings that interfere with the place’s harmony. After going by Soraypampa, explore the beautiful Salkantay, and try climbing to 4600m. Immerse yourself into lush green cloud forests until we get to our next campsite.
Distance: 18 km /11.25 milles
Campsite: 3,500 metros /11480 fts.
LUCMABAMBA – FRAGRANCE TOUR
Embark into the cloud forest full of vegetation that activates the spirit. Explore nature full of fruits, bromels and begonias. At Lucmabamba (2100m) meet a family long time devoted to coffee production, where you will learn the process of enjoying a delicious cup of coffee. Endulge your palate with honey produced by the same family and its variations such as the “coca miel”. Since everything you can purchase from this family is a direct income for them, we suggest contributing with them. Enjoy the view of this spectacular place from the campsite.
Distance: 18 km /11.25 milles
Campsite: 2100m meters /6888fts.
LLAQTAPATA – MACHU PICCHU PUEBLO
Explore part of Machu Picchu Inca trail that will lead you to Llaqtapata (2650m) where you’ll have your first contact with one of the world’s seven wonders. Discover the Aobamba river with leafy bamboo forests and coffee plantations that will take us to Hidroelectrica, where we will board a train that in 40 minutes will drive you to Machu Picchu village
Distance: 12 km / 7.5 milles
Machu Picchu Village: 2,000m / 6, 560 ft.
MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO
Explore Machupicchu, start visiting this famous place at the Inca bridge, and discover its Inca architecture along with your guide. Explore the sanctuary in a different way using your senses, by the afternoon boarding the panoramic train returning to Cusco, and keep enjoying the landscape while you are on board.
Machu Picchu Altitude: 2400 meters.
Camp at ANDENERIA
Camp at LUCMABAMBA
Rest in lodge: Rupa Wasi *** or similar
By the afternoon boarding the panoramic train returning to Cusco, and keep enjoying the landscape while you are on board.
- All the Hotel, lodges, etc. Include breakfast, lunch. Also some holtel, lodges could includ lunch box and dinner.
- Camping equipment
- Bus ticket, Machu Picchu, train ticket, hotel shuttle service
Although the camping equipment is included, we do not provide you a sleeping bag.
The confirmation will be sent via email. You can print it and show it to your guide before the tour starts. You will have as well, your travel assessor email, who will assist you on every question or doubt you could have.
You are able to buy online through Master Card, Visa and American Express cards. We accept debit cards too, and we work using trustworthy systems such as CULQUI and PAYPAL.
For every tour we use only modern vehicles including enough space and capacity in order for you to feel cozy and comfortable during the trip. Each vehicle is equipped with air-conditioning, reclining seats and a high-quality audio system.
No, because we handle exclusive groups. The cost may vary according to the language, Spanish, Portuguese or English. In case you wish the guidance service in any other language, please contact us.
We recommend you to carry sunglasses, comfortable shoes and a camera as the most important items.
Of course, please send us an email with your address, zip code and city and we will send it to you right away.
We recommend that you book your preferred tour dates as soon as possible to assure departure dates. Note that we have limited vacancies.
That’s no problem at all! All you need is to show your passport or your ID to the guide before the trip starts. You can request it by email and we will be glad to send it to you back.
THE PERU TRAVEL has been running top-quality private trips to Machu Picchu since 2005. In 2010 we decided to run Peru and Bolivia.
Note that THE PERU TRAVEL won’t take any responsibility for any object that is inside its vehicles. Any item we find will be taken to our Cusco office. You can contact us in our office to ask for the lost item.