Inca Jungle Trek 4 Days To Machu Picchu

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Overview

The 4 day Inca Jungle trek to Machu Picchu, is one of the most adventurous routes in Cusco, it is full of activities such as biking, rafting, zip-line and walking in the middle of the Peruvian jungle.

What's Included

Itinerary - What to expect

Pick up at 6:00 a.m. at the place indicated by the Travel Agency one day before the tour, then we will drive in a private car (03. 00 hrs) to Abra Malaga (4,316 m.a.s.l.) (14,160 ft. above sea level) starting point of our bike tour, after a briefing by our guide will provide the passenger with the most complete equipment for this type of activity will begin the descent by bike for 3 hours (55km) to the town of Huamanmarca, then we will go to the town of Santa Maria (30 minutes by car) where we will have our first lunch; We will spend our first night in a basic lodge, during the trip we will experience the beauty of the snowy peaks, changing quickly from a dry and cold climate to a hot and humid one. Once we arrive to Santa Maria we will have the option to do class III and IV rafting (extra tour) on the Urubamba river that crosses this part of the jungle.

  • Optional: Rafting (25 USD) from April to November.
  • Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Basic.

After a delicious breakfast, at approximately 6:30 a.m., we will be ready to make the first day of walking to Santa Teresa. The first two hours of our journey will be in ascent, on the way we will have several stops to know a little more of the richness in flora and fauna of the zone in which we will be, one of them will be in a family house where we will relax for about 20 minutes here also we will be able to supply ourselves with water and some rich tropical fruits of the zone, later we will cross a section of the Inca Trail that formerly connected the sacred city of the Incas Machupicchu with the city of Vilcabamba.

Here our guide will explain us a little more about the history of the Incas and also the communication system they had in those times, at this point we will also have some of the most impressive views of the whole Huancarccasa canyon and then descend to the town of Quellomayo where we will stop for lunch, After a delicious lunch and a refreshing rest in the hammocks of our restaurant we will continue with the last 02 hours of walking to the thermal baths of Cocalmayo where we will have a good time to enjoy this special place, after the thermal baths we will go to our final destination the town of Santa Teresa where we will spend our second night in a basic accommodation.

  • Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Private bathroom, hot water, towels. (4 pax per room)..

After our breakfast, at approximately 7:00 a.m. we will begin our hike to the town of Aguas Calientes, first we will walk for 3 hours through the Aobamba valley to the sector called Intihuatana where we will pass a small government control and then continue to Inka Rakay where we will enjoy our lunch on this trip we will see a series of waterfalls and also have the opportunity to contemplate the majestic Machupicchu and Haynapicchu mountains as well as the Intihuatana or sundial that will be seen at the top of the mountain and other constructions of the Inca citadel of Machupicchu later the last 2 hours of walking will be next to the railroad line to the town of Aguas Calientes.

  • Optional: Zip-line (25 USD).
  • Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Base of SWB, DWB, TWB with private bathrooms, hot water, towels, Wi-Fi.

This is the most important day of the tour the day we arrive to one of the 7 wonders of the world, our last day of the tour starts very early to appreciate the sunrise in the Inca citadel of Machupicchu, we start the climb at 4:30 a.m. It will be 01 hour and a half walking to the Machupicchu citadel and we will have a tour with our guide for 02 hours through the most important constructions and temples of this city, after that you will have time to explore Machupicchu by yourself and maybe climb the Huaynapicchu or Machupicchu mountain and other places of interest. Later you will return to the town of Aguas Calientes to take the train back to Ollanta or Cusco.

  • Optional: Huayna Picchu (15 USD).
  • Included: Breakfast.

What to Bring

When preparing your luggage, remember that the rainy season in Machu Picchu is from December to March. The winter, between May and August, is especially cold, so we recommend that you bring your own:

  • Sunglasses
  • Solar blocker
  • Grape or Hat
  • Light backpack
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Bottled Water
  • Money Extra
  • Passport
  • Medical or personal items.
  • Clothes.

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