Inca Trail Express – Full Day

[Price upon request]

If you are an avid and intrepid hiker, then this is the perfect challenge that you cannot refuse! Throughout part of the Inca Trail you will be able to appreciate the lush vegetation, amazing flora and fauna, as you make your way toward Machu Picchu and learn about the Inca empire.
  • Vacation style

    Trekking, Cultural, Nature

  • Holiday type

    Luxury

  • Activity level

    Moderate

    5/10

  • Group size

    Private

INCA TRAIL EXPRESS – FULL DAY

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FULL DAY - 1ST PART
INCA TRAIL EXPRESS

Our adventure of today will be demanding as we must rise early, after you have enjoyed breakfast at your hotel (or you may have asked for a box breakfast to enjoy it on the way), our View Peru representative will pick you up and take to the ancient town of Ollantaytambo in a 2-hour ride until reaching the train station for you to board your comfortable wagon to Km 104 where our start point is located.
Once there at Km 104 (2170 mts/7119.4 ft), our guide will greet you and provide a short explanation of the route and history of the Inca Trail. In case you required in advance, we will supply you with a pair of standard walking sticks, of your guide will explain how to used them correctly and keep your knees very well cared. Firstly, we will visit Chachabamba archaeological site (2178 mts/7145.7 ft) that has remained hide in the tropical forest, our expert and well informed guide will give you an insight on the history of the place and will happily answer to the questions you could have. As we continue on our route, we will be able to witness the amazing biodiversity and stunning endemic orchids and birds. After 3 hours on this incredible hike we will reach Wiñaywayna archaeological site (2650 mts/8694.2 ft) which means Forever young.

FULL DAY 2ND PART
INCA TRAIL EXPRESS

On our arrival our special picnic lunch will be awaiting you, enjoy the, we tasty flavors of your exquisite meals cooked on the spot. Once you have recovered some energy, we will follow the path that now has become a steep start until we reach the Sun Gate or Intipunku (2750 mts/9022.3 ft), from there you will have a panoramic views of Machu Picchu from afar and also the greenish valley.

As we continue on the path we will walk for a little more until we reachthe citadel of Machu Picchu 2430 mts/7972.4 ft. Here our guide will put all effort on providing a excdllente explanation and history records of this incredible wonder. Along your guide discover all the enigmas, screts behind its walls and the most important theories that envelopes this magical place.
Once you have resolved all your doubts you will have some time to enjoy of Machu Picchu at your leisure and take as many pictures as you wish, at the most opportune time you must take a bus for a 30 min ride to Aguas Calientes having enough time to wonder around this peculiar town before boarding your train.
On your arrival a View Latin America representative will be awaiting you and then take you on a private transportation back to your hotel in Cusco.

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