$ 394.00


    2 Days

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    Experience the marvelous Inca Trail in only two days. During the tour, you will visit fascinating archaeological sites such as Wiñay Wayna and enjoy a box lunch amidst the rolling hills. You will also visit the Sun Gate to see for the first time the spectacular views of the impressive Machu Picchu. In addition, you will have the option to climb Huaynapicchu Mountain for breathtaking panoramic views of the Inca citadel. You will spend the night in a comfortable hotel in Aguas Calientes, where you can enjoy a delicious dinner and a good night’s sleep before exploring Machu Picchu the next day. Don’t miss the opportunity to experience a unique adventure in Peru!

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    Short Itinerary

    Day 1: Cusco – KM 104 – Chachabamba – Wiñay Wayna – Puerta del Sol (Inti Punku) – Machu Picchu – Cusco – Inca Trail

    Travel the original Inca Trail through magnificent landscapes surrounded by gigantic mountains and lush vegetation. Explore Inca archaeological sites and get your first view of Machu Picchu before spending the night in Aguas Calientes.

    Day 02: Aguas Calientes | Machu Picchu – Ollantaytambo – Cusco

    Explore the magical Machu Picchu with your guide and learn its secrets before returning to Aguas Calientes. Then, you will board the train to Ollantaytambo, from where our private transportation will be waiting for you to return to Cusco.



    Cusco (3,400 masl): Pick up from hotel and transfer to Ollantaytambo, then we board the train and go to Km.104.

    Ollantaytambo Station (2,870 masl): At this point we will take the Expedition train to our starting point which is called KM 104 «Chacha bamba».

    Km 104 Chacha bamba (2,100 masl): At the starting point you have to show your Inca Trail permit, your original passport, and your ISIC card if you have one. It is here where the Inca Trail begins and we will start walking for 3.5 to 4 hours to Wiñayhuayna, where we will enjoy a good snack. The hike to Wiñayhuayna is a beautiful walk, where we can enjoy the amazing flora and scenery that surrounds us.

    Inti Punku (2,700 masl): After lunch we will hike an additional two hours to Intipunku «Sun Gate», from where we will have excellent views of Machu Picchu and all the surrounding mountains. Here we will have about 20 minutes to rest and contemplate the beautiful scenery.

    Machu Picchu (2,430 masl): Afterwards we will transfer to the lost city of the Incas, Machu Picchu.

    Aguas Calientes and Camp (2,040 masl): We will then take the 20-minute bus ride to the Puente Ruinas camp. When you arrive at the camp, your tents will be ready. You will meet your porters again and enjoy a happy hour with hot drinks and dinner. Later in the evening, we will have a small ceremony with your chef and porters as it is your last night with them. They will still be there the next morning to prepare breakfast and for a nice farewell.

    • Distance: 7 miles / 11 kilometers ( 6 hours)
    • Highest point Altitude: 2,870 meters above sea level (cold weather)
    • Rated: Easy
    • Zone: High Cloud Forest
    • Climate: Warm and very humid
    • Overnight: Aguas Calientes Hotel
    • Meals included: Lunch (box lunch) and Dinner

    Machu Picchu: On this last day we will have breakfast at 5:00 a.m. at the hotel and then head to our bus that will take us to Machu Picchu Citadel.

    To enter you will also have to show your passport, entrance ticket and ISIC card, if you have one. Afterwards you will have a guided tour for about 2 hours visiting the different ruins and temples. After the visit you will have free time to explore the city, and take as many pictures as you wish.

    After having enjoyed the magnificent city of the Incas you will use the bus ticket to go down to Aguas Calientes and then take the train back to Cusco via Ollantaytambo. The «Expedition Train» leaves at 6:30 pm and arrives in Ollantaytambo after 2 hours. In Ollantaytambo there will be a bus waiting to take you back to Cusco. Here your trip will end around 10:30 in the evening.

    • Highest point Altitude: 2,650 meters above sea level (cold weather)
    • Rated: Easy
    • Zone: High Cloud Forest
    • Climate: Warm and very humid
    • Meals included: Breakfast


    What’s Included Inca Trail:

    • Pick up from your hotel at departure
    • Transfer to Ollantaytambo train station
    • Train tickets to the trek (along with your guide)
    • Entrance fee to the Inca Trail
    • Lunch ( box lunch) at Wiñay Wayna
    • Visit the following Inca archaeological sites (Wiñay Wayna, Inti Punku and Machu Picchu)
    • Bus tickets to the city of Aguas Calientes.
    • Hotel 3* Aguas Calientes.
    • Breakfast on the second day at the hotel
    • Bus back to Machu Picchu on Day 2
    • Entrance to Machu Picchu
    • 2 hours private guided tour by your guide
    • Tourist train expedition round trip
    • Tourist bus back to Cusco
    • Transfer back to your hotel
    • All entrance fees to the places to visit
    • Taxes included



    • Original passport
    • ISIC (student discount card), if you have one
    • Small backpack
    • Rain poncho
    • Good hiking pants, hiking boots, sun, hat and sunglasses
    • Camera batteries and extra
    • 2 liters of water
    • Extra money
    • Insect repellent
    • Trekking poles
    • Snacks

    Extras for your 2-Day Inca Trail:

    • Huayna Picchu (Young Mountain): Huayna Picchu is the mountain located on the northern side of Machu Picchu. To reach the summit, you will need to hike for 45 minutes. The hike begins in a dense forest and involves climbing stairs, which can be challenging for those who are afraid of heights. However, if you are not afraid of heights, you can do it after your tour of Machu Picchu. The additional cost is $75.
    • Reservations should be made at least one month in advance due to the popularity of this site. Lastly, we ask for your understanding regarding the weather in the area, which is completely beyond our control.
    • Walking poles ($10 for a pair)
    • Extra porter for personal belongings ($60 for 7 Kilos – Max 7 Kilos)
    • Upgrade to a single room in Aguas Calientes ($35)
    • Upgrade to Vistadome train ($80)
    • Entrance to Huayna Picchu ($75) – There is limited availability for Huayna Picchu (400 people per day), so it’s a good idea to reserve in advance.
    • We can assist you in booking hotels (standard and luxury) if you prefer.



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