Information

TRIP DETAILS

The combination of the Salkantay trip and the classic Inca Trail is a mixture of the natural scenery where the Andes Mountains can be seen with its beautiful snowfall and the Inca Architectural part, for which it is necessary to make the reservation well in advance since this program It is in high demand from travelers looking for new experiences.

Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights.
Altitude: 2,050 – 5,200 m.a.s.l.
Difficulty:
High
Season:
All Year.
Route:
Closed.
Places:
Cusco – Mollepata – Soraypampa – Collpapampa – Lucmabamba – Machu Picchu

 

Itinerary

DAY 01: CUSCO – MOLLEPATA (CRUZ PATA) – SORAYPAMPA – SALKANTAY PAMPA

We will pick you up from the Hotel and then leave Cusco at 5:45 am. After having passed the city Mollepata (3,000m.s.n.m.) we will go to Cruz Pata (3,400mm.s.n.m.), Where we will find the rest of the group. From Cruz Pata we begin the trek in a magnificent valley surrounded by impressive snow-capped mountains, such as Humantay (5,217m.s.n.m.) and Salkantay (6,264m.s.n.m.). Our camp will be in Salkantay Pampa (3,900 m.a.s.l.). The weather is moderate during the day and cold during the night. Transportation time will be for a journey of 04:00 Hrs.

Walking time will be for approximately 06:00 Hrs.

DAY 02: SALKANTAY PAMPA – ABRA SALKANTAY – SISAY PAMPA

After breakfast we will continue our trip around mid-morning and go to the highest mountain pass in the park of Machu Picchu: The Salkantay Pass (5,200 m.a.s.l.). From there we will have an exceptional view of Salkantay crowned with snow (6,264 m.a.s.l.). From then on we will descend to the next camp, called Sisay Pampa (3,700 m.a.s.l.). The weather is moderate during the day and cold during the night.

Walking time will be approximately 07:00 Hrs.

DAY 03: SISAY PAMPA – PANAMA CANAL OF INCA – WAYLLABAMBA

At dawn our trip leads us to the Valley of the Incas. We will pass small and visit several small archaeological sites. Our last station for this day will be Wayllabamba (3,000 m.a.s.l.), our camp for tonight and also the starting point for the Classic Inca trail next morning. The weather is moderate during the day and cold during the night.

Walking time will be approximately 05:00 Hrs.

DAY 04: WAYLLABAMBA – WARMIWAÑUSCA – PACAYMAYU

To enjoy the beautiful panorama and the cozy and mystical atmosphere our day starts early in the morning. Our trip takes us to the valleys of Yuncachimpa (3,300 m.s.n.m.) and Lulluchapampa (3,850 m.s.n.m.) and finally leads us to the Warmiwañusca pass (4,200 m.s.n.m), which offers an impressive view of the snow-capped snowcapped Veronica. After a short moment of rest at the summit we will continue walking down to our campsite called Pacaymayu (3,500 m.a.s.l.). The weather is cold.

Walking time will be approximately 07:00 Hrs.

DAY 05: PACAYMAYU – RUNKURAKAY – CHAQUICOCHA – WIÑAYHUAYNA

We start this day, which will be the most beautiful of the trip, with energy after a delicious breakfast. The first place where we will arrive is the archaeological site of Runkurakay (3,050 m.a.s.l.). Placed above on a rocky outcrop, this site, as it was supposed, was a Tambo. We follow the ascent to a pass, at an altitude of 3,950 meters, before reaching the ruins of Sayacmarca (3,600 m.a.s.l.), a small quiet city of a labyrinth of narrow streets, spaces, houses, terraces, fountains, etc. We continue along the silent road and pass through an Inca tunnel and then walk through several places in a forest before the last pass is reached, at an altitude of 3,700 meters. Under the archaeological remains of Phuyupatamarca: “The city above the clouds”, some Inca remains will be revealed, impressed by its circular walls and its ingenious system of aqueducts that still supplies the bathrooms. We enjoy a magnificent view over the snow-capped peaks and the Urubamba Valley. The slope on the other side is made under a thick bamboo canopy.

Above the heights are the extraordinary archaeological remains of Wiñaywayna (2,650 m.a.s.l.) on a rocky spur in the heart of the forest and passing over the Urubamba Valley. Dominated by a huge series of Inca terraces, the urban complex is separated in two by a magnificent staircase that leads to a ceremonial area. This is where we will spend our night. The weather is moderate, hot with mosquitoes.

Walking time will be approximately 07:00 Hrs.

DAY 06: WIÑAYHUAYNA – MACHU PICCHU – AGUAS CALIENTES – CUSCO

After our breakfast around 05:00 a.m. We will go equipped with our flashlights to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku) to watch the sun rise over Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu. Around 08:00 a.m. We will visit the citadel of Machu Picchu (2,400 m.s.n.m) and enjoy its spiritual charm during a guided trip of approximately 02:00 Hrs. From then on you will have enough time to explore the archeological site on your own. We will leave Aguas Calientes in the afternoon towards the Ollantaytambo Station and then return to the City of Cusco.

Inclusions

IT INCLUDES

  • Tourist transport from the Cusco Hotel to Mollepata (Cruz Pata).
  • Consettur Bus Ticket from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes.
  • Train ticket from Aguas Calientes – Est Ollanta.
  • Tourist Transport Est Ollanta – Cusco.
  • Entrance ticket to Salkantay National Park.
  • Entrance ticket to the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu.
  • Professional bilingual guide service (Spanish and English).
  • Camping equipment (Tents, bathroom store, dining room, table and chairs).
  • Cook and Assistant (Kitchen Equipment)
  • Meals during the excursion (breakfast, lunch, dinner and vegetarian snacks / option).
  • Horses, mules and carriers load weight, 9 Kg. Of a client’s personal equipment.
  • Emergency horse during the Salkantay excursion to Wayllabamba.
  • First aid kit and oxygen bottle.

NOT INCLUDED

  • Breakfast first day.
  • Last lunch in Aguas Calientes.
  • The sleeping bag (If you do not have a sleeping bag, there is the possibility of renting one).

CONTACT US:

  • info@dreamy.tours
  • reserve@dreamy.tours

GENERAL CONDITIONS

  • All rates are expressed in US dollars (optional for currency exchange) and are scheduled per person.
  • Rates valid only for Peruvians include IGV.
  • All our rates are subject to availability and change.
  • The Deposit is not refundable.
  • There is no deposit refund when the visitor decides to leave the trip.
  • All passengers must carry the following documents: Passport and student card when appropriate.
  • Passengers must have their travel insurance covering the following: Personal Accidents, Medical Expenses and Loss of Belongings.
  • The first 50% deposit will be at 24 Hrs. confirmed the availability of spaces since the Inka Trail has a greater demand for visitors.
  • The remaining balance of 50% will be paid 20 days before the Adventure Tour.
  • All trips that are canceled 15 days prior to the trip departure will be subject to the withholding of cancellation fees for services already paid.

 

dircetur
marca peru
mincetur
paypal
Prom Peru
Wester Union