Short hike With Camping
camping 2 Days
to Machu Picchu
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Why this tour is
Perfect for You!
Your safety is our primary concern, from start to finish. We invest in our equipment, staff and food, transportation to bring you simply the best the historical Capital of the Incas has to offer. We go above and beyond and can provide.
Give Back! Southern Peru Explorers is an eco friendly, green company who sources local food and staff. Give something back with your holiday by investing in a company who invests in the environment.
Do it properly! Accredited and Peruvian owned, Inca Trail operator with local, qualified tour guides who are with you every step of the way. Eat local Peruvian food, trek the original Inca steps and do it all with the people that know!
Day 1 Cusco – Km.104 –Wiñay Wayna
Our expedition will start with an early pick up from your hotel by our private Mercedes Benz Sprinter vans. We will drive 2 hours to the beautiful, Inca town of Ollantaytambo, located in the Sacred Valley where we will board the PeruRail train. We’ll take a scenic ride to our stop at Inca Trail checkpoint, Km 104, where we will meet our porters that will accompany us on our 6-hour trek. Departing by foot from Km 104, we’ll make a steady, four-hour ascent
→ Meals L, D → Distance 10km → Time 3 Hours → Highest Altitude 3,200m / 10,499ft
Day 2 Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco
On Day 2, we will eat an early breakfast at the hotel and then take a 25-minute bus ride up the mountain to Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, you will receive a 2-hour guided tour of all of the most significant sites while learning about Incan history and culture. Afterward, you will have some free time to explore a part of Machu Picchu on your own before returning to Aguas Calientes as a group by bus. In Aguas Calientes, you will have a large selection of restaurants to choose
→ Meals B → Distance 16km → Time 5 Hours → Highest Altitude 3,600m / 11,811ft
INFO & INCLUSIONS
Take a look the facts and figures of this trek and know what others have wanted to know about it in our FAQ questions page.
Luckily for us Southern Peru Explorers our founder is also a professional photographer! All our photos here show the very best of what we do and can give you a real taste of each of the treks and tours we offer. As they say a picture says a thousand words so dive in.
We newly offer photography tours lead by professional photographers alongside our guides. By request you can turn any of our treks into a photography tour. We provide you with expert knowledge of the best moment, place and time to get that perfect shot. If you are a photography enthusiast or a newbie our photographers can teach techniques to master your camera. We will also take your photographs back to our office for our experts to edit and enhance them if you wish. Please get in touch if you are interested. Below is some of the shots that you could be taking.