DAY 1 CUSCO | SANTA MARIA - LA CHOSA
Pick up from the hotel from 5:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. We leave Cusco heading to the Sacred Valley and stop near Ollantaytambo for breakfast and continue with our transportation until we reach the Abra Málaga from where we will depart with bicycles and descend from 4350 masl to Huamanmarca (archaeological site) which is located at 1800 meters above sea level, an approximate 60 kilometers of descent, to then take back our transport that made us company and arrive to Santa María where we will have lunch, after a short rest we went to the Vilcanota river to do our sport of boating, and then we will make a walk from Santa Rosa to the Mirador La Choza where we will have dinner and spend the night.
DAY 2 MIRADOR LA CHOZA | COCALMAYO HOT SPRINGS - SANTA TERESA
Awakening with the song of the birds and with an impressive view from this point is magical; We will do some work supporting the family, coffee harvest and process, coca harvest, according to season, and we will take our breakfast with the family, and then we will begin our walk, we will walk along the Inca trail that was discovered a few years ago and during the walk the guide will explain us, the walk is moderate with beautiful scenery arriving at the lunch point Quellomayo after lunch we continue walking until we reach Cocalmayo (thermal baths) where we will be a couple of hours and then take transport to Santa Teresa to the dinner and overnight.
DAY 3 SANTA TERESA | AGUAS CALIENTES
Awakening in a beautiful village and with breathtaking views is priceless. After breakfast, we go in transport to hydroelectric, from where we will go to the house of Ronald (San Gabriel) for an exquisite lunch, short break and leave by the train lines to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu town) and we will arrive at the hostel, and after we had dinner at (restaurant) overnight.
DAY 4 AGUAS CALIENTES | MACHUPICCHU - OLLANTAYTAMBO - CUSCO
After breakfast, we will start our way to Machu Picchu at 4:30 am, a walk of an hour and a half and be one of the first groups in Machu Picchu entrance to Machu Picchu at 6:00 am and guided tour for approximately 2:30 hours, then you can stay at Machu Picchu on your own until 12:00 noon and return to Aguas Calientes Town walking or bus (optional) then In the afternoon, take the train to Ollantaytambo according to availability at the time of confirming your reservation (hours, 14:55, 15:20, 18:20, etc.). From Ollantaytambo, we will take you by bus to Cusco.
WHAT IS INCLUDED
Pre-departure Inca jungle trek briefing, presented by your tour guides
Transportation to the head of mountain biking
English/Spanish speaker professional guide
Trasnport from Santa Teresa to hidroelectrica
Hotel Night in Aguas Calientes
Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu
Guided visit to Machu Picchu
Expedition train ticket aguas calientes/ollantaytambo
Transfer Ollantaytambo train station to downtown Cusco
Meals 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
Vegetarian food available on request with no extra charge
First Aid equipment
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED
Zipline ($ 30.00 usa with vertikal zipline)
whitewater rafting ($ 30.00 usa)
Walking Sticks (you can rent one from our company if you do not have your own)
Huayna Picchu Mountain (ask about availability has an extra cost f US$ 60.00 per person)
Machu Picchu Mountain (ask about availability has an extra cost f US$ 60.00 per person)
Last lunch in aguas calientes
Day 1 breakfasts
Personal Hiking Clothing and gear
Train from Hidroelectrica to Aguas Calientes (day 4) in case you feel exhausted.
Tips for our staff: Tipping is Customary on any excursion to Machu Picchu.
Valid STUDENT CARD (if booked as a student)
Backpack (the smaller the better)
2-3 hiking pants
1 comfortable outfit for Machu Picchu day.
4 sets of underwear.
4 sets of hiking socks
1 thick and soft scarf
1 warm jacket: it gets very cold at night.
1 rain jacket and pants
1 sun hat
Waterproof jacket/rain poncho
Large plastic bags: to help organize and keep clean and dirty.
Toothbrush and toothpaste
First aid kit: Band-aids, moleskin, etc.