Choquequirao Trek to Machu Picchu 8 days
Archaeological group built in an amazing place with an extraordinary landscape around, this mythical place comparable to Machupicchu, has an own majestic atmosphere that gave shelter to people like the Inca himself during the last period of this civilization, this place has different areas with constructions used for different things and a great location from where we have an amazing view of the Apurimac Canyon. Trek machupicchu
Day 1: Cusco _ Cachora _ Chiquisca
Depart by bus early in the morning from Cusco to Cachora our start point of the hike we will get mules to carry our packages and start the hike descending to canyon of the Apurimac river, campsite at Chiquisca 1900m.
Day 2: Chiquisca _Choquequirao
We descent for 1 hour and then go up to the village of Santa Rosa after this we will stop at Marampata for lunch and then continue to Choquequirao 3,000m there You will have the afternoon to explore this truly mystical site of the Incas.
Day 3:Choquequirao _Maizal
At the morning easy climb to Choquequirao mountain pass 3,300 m and then we will continue going way down to Pinchi Unuyoc and Rio Blanco the lunch place and then we go way up to Maizal at 3150m.
Day 4: Maizal _ Yanama
The hardest day of the trek we have to climb to .Mina Victoria 4000m. and then to Victoria pass 4400m. From this point we have an amazing view of the mountains including Salkantay and Humantay, the descent takes us to many abandoned working Inca silver mines. We camp at the village Yanama 3,400m.
Day 5: Yanama _ Collparapampa
An easy day hike with another pass at 4,550m. And then continue going down to Hornopampa, Totora and Collpampa 2,800m. (Camp site) place where we can have a natural bath in the hot springs. Trekking Specialists in Cusco.
Day 6: Collparapampa _ Sahuayaco
Another easy day to enjoy the cloud forest and small farms our trek finishes at Sahuayaco known also as La Playa 2,000m.
Day 7: Sahuayaco _ Llactapata _ Machu Picchu
After breakfast we go through coffee, cacao, abocado, banana, oranges, flowers farms, and we continue to Aobamba pass 2,800m, and then we will visit the Llactapata Inca Archeaological site from this place, we have the views of Machupicchu ruins and the Salkantay mountain. We descent for 3 hours to the hydroelectric station on the UrubambaRiver and later take the train to Machupicchu 2,000.
Day 8: Machu Picchu _ Cusco
Today we will take the bus to Machu Picchu, for a guided tour of the site (2hrs. approximately) and then you will have time to climb the mountain of Hayna Picchu that overlooks the ruins. Return to Aguas Calientes at about 2pm to take the train back to Cusco.
IN THE PRICE INCLUDES
* Professional Guide (English - Spanish)
* Transportation from Cusco to Cachora
* Train ticket Hidroelectrica- Aguas Calientes
* Entrance fee to Machu Picchu
* Bus Aguas Calientes -Machu Picchu
* Foods (breakfast, box lunch, hot drinks in the afternoon, large dinner) during trekking
* Tent personal for 2 persons, dining tent, Kitchen tent and toilet tent
* Donkey drivers and Donkeys
* Lodging in Aguas Calientes
* Turistic train back to Cusco
* Oxygen bottle
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
* Transport airport
* Hotel in Lima
* Flight Lima, Cuzco, Lima
* Hotel in Cuzco
* Personal Equipment of trekking
* Additional Taxi
* Lunch and Dinner on the last day