PER-91 / 4-day trip / Grade: T2
The Inca Trail to the archaeological citadel of Machu Picchu is one of the most visited and famous treks in the world. The feeling of reaching such an amazing place by your own means adds to an already unforgettable experience. Therefore Andes World Travel has become direct operator of this unique trek, making sure to provide an excellent service to our clientele.
The trek is 37,1 kilometres long, departing from Km. 82, and combines various ecosystems along the trail like: snowy mountain peaks, cloud forest and subtropical jungle. On top of this, the amazing Inca arquitecture which can be enjoy the sites of: Llactapata, Runkurakay, Sayacmarca, Phuyupatamarca and Wiñay Wayna. All this before reaching the trip’s highlight: the sunrise over Machu Picchu from the Inti Punku (Sun Gate) and a final visit to the Incas’ state of the art city!
|Day 1||Piskakucho (Km. 82) – Wayllabamba (2931 m)|
|Day 2||Pacaymayo (3587 M)|
|Day 3||Wiñay Wayna (2681 )|
|Day 4||Machu Picchu (2420 m) – Cusco|
– Inca trail’s permits must be booked months in advance, please check availability before planning your trip.
– The trek closes once a year during the month of February.
– Park authorities may occasionally designate different campsites.