Short Inca Trail
PRICES IN DOLLARS
👤 Minimum number of people: 1
📅 Season: All year*
💪 Difficulty: Low
You have heard about the Inca Trail? Is one the most famous routes to Machu Picchu. The Inca Trail crosses selected points of the beautiful Inca Sacred Valley that is unique for its amazing landscapes. We have a comfortable 2 day Machu Picchu trek to travel as a group and still it will give you a rewarding perspective on how to get to such amazing ancient city full of legends.
* Closed in February
Day 1: Cusco - Wiñayhuayna - Aguas Calientes
You will be picked up from your hotel at 3:30 am and transferred (by bus) to the train station in Ollantaytambo to take the 7:00 am train to Km. 104 (2.000m). Before heading to visit the Inca archaeological site, we will provide you with a packed lunch and drinks, as well as a briefing, which will be provided by our professional guide.
From Km. 104 it will take around 3 hours to hike to Wiñayhuayna (2.600m). Continuing on this route we will arrive at Inti Punku (4 Km) where we will have the first view of the historical sanctuary of Machu Picchu. We will have the opportunity to take some spectacular photos, we will take a bus to Aguas Calientes where the guide will take us to the hotel, followed later by dinner.
Day 2: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Cusco
At 4:30 am we head to Machu Picchu with our professional guide to visit the principal sites during a 2-hour tour. After the tour there is free time to visit Machu Picchu again or Inti Punku (the Sun Gate) on your own. In the afternoon we will return to Aguas Calientes, take a train to Ollantaytambo followed by a bus back to Cusco.