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2-Day Inva Trail Hike to Machu Picchu from Cusco

2 Days

Description

The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is one of the best hikes in the world because of the exquisite beauty of its natural surroundings. This adventure allows you to explore the mysterious archaeological site from high Andean plains to the cloud forests, half-covered with jungle overgrowth. The trek highlights the inspiring sight of the sunrise from the peaks of the majestic Machu Picchu.

Itinerary
  • Day 1: CUSCO – AGUAS CALIENTESexpand_more
    • Transfer you from your hotel to the train station. The train ride will last for about 3 hours.
    • Go to the ruins of Chachabamba.
    • Pass 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. Have lunch.
    • Continue the walk to Inti Punku (Puerta del Sol) to have the first sight of Machu Picchu as a beautiful panoramic of the town on the hill. 
    • Take the bus to Aguas Calientes to spend the night. Have dinner.

    Overnight stay at Condor Palace hotel or Machu Picchu vista hotel.

  • Day 2: MACHU PICCHU – CUSCOexpand_more
    • Begin the trek to Machu Picchu at 5: 30 am after breakfast.
    • Tour the different sectors of the complex archaeological site, including the Intihuatana or sundial, used by ancient Peruvian settlers.
    • Climb the mountain of Huayna Picchu (optional) at 10:00 a.m.
    • Board the train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo at 6 pm, make sure to be at the station at least half an hour in advance.
    • Return to Cusco from Ollantaytambo station.
What's Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Ground transportation
  • Train journey from Ollantaytambo to km 104 and return from Machu Picchu.
  • Tour guide for two days.,Lunch and diner on the first day and breakfast on the second day.
What's Excluded
  • Access to hot springs in Aguas Calientes
  • Any modifications to train or hotel details
  • Bus up/down the second day ($12/way)
Know before you go
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The minimum ten years old for children walking the Inca trail.
  • It is important to bring correct footwear suitable for trekking, warm clothes and waterproof clothing in case of rain.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Hotel pickups commence before this time.
Meeting Point

Pick up options can be selected at check out.

Language

Spanish

Activity Level

Easy

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