SHORT INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU
2 Days and 1 night
4 Cº / 29 Cº
Price from: 539USDper person
SHORT INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU 2D/1N
DAY 1: CUSCO – WIÑAY HUAYNA – INTIPUNKU – AGUAS CALIENTES.
We begin our adventure at 4:30 a.m. when we will travel to Ollantaytambo where we will have our buffet style breakfast. We will then processed to the train station. The train will take us to km. 104. It is here that will begin our hike today we will pass through Chachabamba, an Incan archaeological site with an altitude of 2250 masl. or 7,381.89 ft. We will continue with our ascent until we reach Wiñay Wayna our second archaeological site, where we will have a guided tour. Throughout the journey you will appreciate the beautiful views of the Urubamba River as well as the great variety of vegetation of this nature reserve (historic sanctuary of Machu Picchu).
We will have lunch, Box Lunch style, after which continue with our hike to the Sun Gate, “INTI PUNKU” where we will have the first panoramic view of Machu Picchu. After a short stop for a few photographs and a short explanation we begin to descend to the Inca citadel. It is here where we will have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful sunset over Machu Picchu. Then we take the bus down to the town of Aguas Calientes where our hotel is located. After dinner our guide we will coordinate the last details for our visit to Machu Picchu the next day.
DAY 2: MACHU PICCHU
You will have a two-hour guided tour of this great ancient city where you will visit the temples, enclosures, sacred fountains, terraces, etc. You will then have a free time to explore Machu Picchu. If you made your reservations ahead of time, you will be able to climb the Mt. Huayna Picchu Mountain or the Machu Picchu Mountain after your guided tour. After you have finished exploring Machu Picchu we will return by bus to the town of Aguas Calientes where we will take the train to Ollantaytambo and our private transportation will be wait us to take to Cusco city hotel.