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Salkantay Trek 5D/4N

Salkantay Trek 5D/4N

4D/3N

The ticket to Huaynapichu the cost is: $ 25. ask for availability when you are making your reservation. We also have the option of the trek to Machu Picchu mountain $ 25 (3 hours walk).

The transportation to Machupicchu costs $ 12 per person for all reservations ,consulting availability.

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Itinerary

FIRST DAY CUSCO – SORAYPAMPA

We pick you up from your  hotel approximately from 4:00 to 4:30 am depending of your hotel and then go to  Mollepata at (2,850 msnm) in this place we will have our first stop where we can get ready to start the hike and take the equipment on the horses, then we will start walking towards Soraypampa we will walk approximately 3 to 4 hours we will reach a height of (3800 msnm). Where we will take the lunch  (Cruzpata) already in place our stores will be ready to rest and enjoy a very nutritious dinner and then our guide will  explain the next day’s itinerary.

SECOND DAY SORAY PAMPA – COLPABAMBA

At the beginning of the day we will have one of the most beautiful landscapes in Salkantay, we will have breakfast at approximately 6:30 am, we will start our walk from 8 to 9 hours, during the day we will appreciate the incredible Andean landscape and the change of climate of the different altitudinal floors, we will enter the slopes of the snowy Salkantay (4600msnm) then we will go down to Huayracmachay where we will have our lunch then we will be able to appreciate the so-called jungle eyebrow a kind of Andean jungle with a warm climate and finally reach the camp of CHAULLAY (3200msnm) will be our resting place and camp.

THIRD DAY COLPABAMBA (CHAULLAY) – PLAYA – SANTA TERESA

We will start at 08:00 am at this point we will find a very favorable climate since we are in the jungle where we can appreciate different kinds of fruit plants and plants such as coca, tea and others, we will walk approximately 4 hours and then arrive at the place where We can rest and have lunch , our support team will end their hike and then return to the beginning of the walk (Arrieros and mules), then we will continue the tour in a public transport to Santa Teresa where we can leave our things in the camp and then head towards the relaxing hot springs of Cocalmayo you can visit the waters optionally, the cost is s/5 approximately .

FOURTH DAY SANTA TERESA – AGUAS CALIENTES

We will start with a delicious breakfast and then hike  approximately 4 hours to hydroelectric where we can have lunch. Also We have another option, canopy that has a cost of $ 30 an entertaining sport once this sport is finished we take the transport to hydroelectric (Optional tour) and then have lunch in a Hydroelectric restaurant. Then we will have a walk of approximately 3 hours along the train tracks until we reach aguas calientes town. Immediately we will go our hostel and leave our travel equipment ,we also have the option to visit the hot springs , dinner is already included In the restaurant where our guide will give us the itinerary of the next day.

FIFTH DAY AGUAS CALIENTES – CUSCO

We will start the trek to Machu Picchu to arrive in time just for sunrise and appreciate a better landscape the duration is about 2 hours we have as an option the bus to raise the cost is $ 12 each, the first bus leaves at 5: 30 am If you managed to buy the Huayna Picchu ticket in advance you can climb this mountain (the visit capacity is limited provided by the government and the Ministry of Culture. Then you will have 2 hours for a guided tour and a certain time to visit and take photos later We will return to Aguas Calientes you must be at least 30 minutes before your train leaves. (Train returns are subject to change so it is better to prevent) Arriving in Ollantaytambo will wait for you to embark to the city of Cusco (it is important that you check your name before leaving) we will arrive in Cusco (plaza regocijo) in approximately 2 hours.

** If you want to buy the entrance ticket to the mountain of Huayna Picchu it must be for the second group (10 am) otherwise you will not be able to take the 2 hours tour in Machu Picchu.

END OF OUR SERVICES!!!

Include / Not include

INCLUDED:

  • 3 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners.
  • Mules to load 5 kg. In luggage per person.
  • Horses (to load the equipment).
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
  • Guided tour for 2 hours in Machu Picchu.
  • Return train from Aguas Calientes-Ollantaytambo then you will take a bus that will bring you back to Cusco the schedule of these will depend on the train schedules.
  • Bus (Cusco-Mollepata).
  • Specialist guide.
  • Tents.
  • Matras.

NOT INCLUDED:

  • First Breakfast.
  • Last lunch and dinner.
  • Sleeping Bag (you can rent them for $ 15).
  • Hydroelectric train tickets – Aguas Calientes (optional $ 23).
  • Tips (optional).
  • Optional ticket to climb the mountain of Huayna Picchu. $ 15
  • Entrance ticket to the hot springs, (Santa Teresa 5 soles) (Aguas Calientes 10 soles)

Recommendations

WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING:

  • A regular-sized backpack with change of clothes for the entire period of the trip.
  • Rainwear for rain, (jacket and pants recommended) or rain poncho.
  • Appropriate footwear for walks. Boots are recommended.
  • Sandals.
  • Warm clothes such as a jacket, shirt, thermal clothing is also recommended especially for sleeping.
  • Sleeping bag (you can rent it for $ 15)
  • Flashlight with extra batteries.
  • Camera and extra batteries (batteries get consumed at lower temperatures).
  • Cold hat and sun hat.
  • Sun block.
  • Recommended insect repellent (20% effectiveness).
  • Toilet paper.
  • Snacks: Cookies, energy bars, dried fruits, etc.
  • Small towel.
  • Swimwear
  • 150 soles in cash to buy snacks, souvenirs, etc.
  • Original passport
  • ISIC card.