Salkantay Trek 5D4N

Cusco

Discover the mystical sacred city of the Incas, capital of the Tahuantinsuyo Empire.

5D4N

Paquete turístico de 5 días y 4 noches

Cód.: CVT023

DAY 1 1: CUSCO-SOROYPAMPA (6 hours of walk) (L, D)

We leave from Cusco very early to start our trip to Mollepata for around 3 and half hours then we begin the trek to Challacancha and in the afternoon to Soraypampain this place is located our first campsite. 

DAY 2: SOROYPAMPA-HUARACMACHAY 7 hours of walk) (B, L, D)

After a good breakfast we prepare to undertake the trek's most difficult part, we leave at 07:00 a.m. we cross the whole site called Pampa Salkantay and then head for the left side of the Humantay, mountain located next to the Salkantay mountain. We will be at the highest point at around 12:00 p.m, in this place we will observe the snow and glaciers of the Salkantay and appreciate the magnificent view; then we will descend to Huayracmachay where we will camp. 

DAY 3: HUARACMACHAY-LLUSKAMAYO (6 hours of walk) (B, L, D)

This day will be unforgettable, we will see different types of flora and fauna along the way, starting from Huayracmachay we will pass through the community of Arranniyuc and continue descending towards the jungle where we will appreciate the formation of hot springs in a small valley, following the course of the Santa Teresa river, we will observe many varieties of orchids and cataracts of great magnitude, finally we will arrive at a place called Lluskamayoour campsite today.  

DAY 4: LLUSKAMAYO-AGUAS CALIENTES (7 hours of walk) (B, L, D)

We will leave in the morning from the middle of the jungle appreciating a great variety of crops including coffee, bananas, avocado, pineapple and the most famous and sacred plant: the coca, we are going to descend until reach the Hydroelectric where we board the train that take us to Aguas Calientes where we will spend the night in a hotel. 

DAY 5: MACHUPICCHU - CUSCO (B)

This day will be dedicated only to visit one of the 7 wonders of the world: Machupicchu; after the tour you are going to have enough time to explore the citadel by your own and in the afternoon we will board the train back to Cusco. 

PHOTOS

YOU SHOULD BRING

Original passport

Low temperatures sleeping bag

Water bottles, water purification tablets

5 days of clothes

(warm clothes)

Rain poncho or waterproof jackets

Flashlights, camera with extra battery

Snacks, energy bars

Swimsuit

Cash

Caps & cold hats

beanies, chullo, etc.

Mosquito repellent, toilet paper, towel, sunscreen, toothpaste and brush, etc.

Trekking poles

optional

INCLUDED

Transportation

Hotel-Soraypampa-Hotel

Professional guide

Food as indicated by the itinerary (vegetarian option available)

B: breakfast, L: lunch, D: dinner

Camping equipment:

tents, Kitchen tent, dining tent, sleeping mattresses

Muleteers, mules and horses

they just carry cooking stuff and camping equipment

Oxygen Balloon & first aid kit

Entrance to Machu Picchu

Bus to/from MachuPicchu

Accommodation in Aguas Calientes

1 night

Bus de retorno de Ollantaytambo a Cusco.

Return train ticket to Cusco

Return bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco.

NOT INCLUDED

Sleeping bag

Entrance fee to the thermal baths

Entrada a los baños termales

Tips and extra expenses.

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