Salkantay Trek to Machupicchu


Salkantay Trek to Machupicchu

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Daily Programs

First Day: Cusco –Mollepata - Soraypampa

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Second Day: soraypampa – Collpapampa
We will depart at around 7:00 am in the direction of soraypampa along a climbing trail with many levels of variation. Along the trail we will see little groups of houses, flora, small wild birds and spectacular views of the Humantay snow peak (5902 masl). After approximately six hours of walking, we will arrive at our campsite in Collpapampa (3400 masl). From here we can appreciate the majestic Apu Salkantay (6271 masl). We will camp and dine at the camping site.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Third Day: Collpapampa – Santa Teresa – Aguas Calientes
We will leave the campsite at around 7:00 am to start a four hour steep climb towards the Incachiriasca pass (3450 masl), the highest of the entire trail, and from which we will see an impressive views of the Salkantay snow peak. We will immediately descend to Sahuayacu, and eventually arrive at Aguascalientes.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Fourth Day: Machupicchu - Cusco
We will leave camp after breakfast to go to Aguas Calientes in order to visit Machupicchu all day. The the tour will take around 2 hours, and then you will have free time to walk around, and climb the Huaynapicchu Mountain. One will be able to experience on the Huaynapicchu Mountain a spectacular view of all of Machupicchu. You will be able to see from the mountain the valleys and mountains that surround it. You will also be able to visit the Temple of the Moon and the fabulous Inca Bridge. After the free time we will head over to have nice lunch at Sanctuary Lodge Hotel in Machupicchu. In the afternoon, we will meet in the town of Aguas Calientes where, if you like, you can visit and relax in the thermal baths. From here we will take the train to the city of Cusco, where we will arrive after nightfall.


  • Transfer Cusco Airport - Hotel
  • We will pick you up at your hotel in the morning and transfer in bus to Mollepata which is the starting point of the trek.
  • English/mandarin/Spanish or italian speaking professional guide
  • Meals as we mention above
  • Cook and cooking equipment
  • Horsemen and horses (to carry tents, food and cooking equipment) days 1 to 3
  • 1 emergency horse
  • Porters to carry tents, food, cooking equipment and backpacks.
  • Bus ticket from Machupicchu ruins down to the village of Aguas Calientes.
  • Train ticket (tourism service) from Aguas Calientes to Cusco.
  • Transfer train station – hotel
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Salkantay Trek to Machupicchu

4 Days/3 Nights



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