SALKANTAY/ CONECTION INKA TRAIL-6 DAYS /5 NIGHTS
This amazing tour was created thinking in all those hikers who like exploring more the andes and connect the ancient INKA trail.
The 6 days inka trail offers the tourist to enjoy a mix of the two most famous treks in CUSCO, the SALKANTAY TREK and THE INKA TRAIL.
Type of tour: adventure and cultural
Season: march to November
Group size: 2- 8 persons
PRICE : $ 650 per person
DAY 1:CUSCO- MOLLEPATA- SORAYPAMPA
Today is an easy day to help us to get used to it with altitude, a nice and easy day to enjoy a variety of native plants, flowers, birds and an amazing landscape.
DAY 2: SORAYPAMPA – PAMPACAHUANA
This day will be the longest and highest, leaving our campsite we will have a fantastic view of the 3 main peaks, HUMANTAY (5917m) (19412 ft) TUKURWAY( 5910 m)( 19389ft) and SALKANTAY( 6272m)(20793ft) then we will reach the highest point of our trek (5000m)( 16415ft) after the high pass we will go down to PAMPACAHUNA village(4000m) where we will spend the night.
DAY 3:PAMPACAHUANA- AYAPATA
This day we will connect to the INKA TRAIL, having amazing views of the mountain ranges, local flora and fauna, local people, and well preserved INKA sites.
DAY 4: AYAPATA – PACAYMAYO- CHAQUICOCHA
This day will be a hard day, because we will pass two high points( death woman’s pass(4215m) and runkurakay pass(3950m), on the way we will have great views of 2 INKA sites and amazing flora and fauna.
DAY 5: CHAQUICOCHA- WINAYWAYNA
Considered the best part of the INKA trail, this day will be an unforgettable day with fantastic views of the high jungle and the cloud forest, impressive INKA sites like( phuyupatamarca, intipata and winay wayna) and it will be an easy day to enjoy and relax.
DAY 6: WINAY WAYNA – MACHUPICCHU
The main day of our trek, starting early in the morning we will head to the sun gate, where we will have the first great view of MACHUPICCHU. Arriving to the inka site you will have 2 hours guided tour, then you will have a free time to explore more of this amazing place. In the afternoon you will take the train back to OLLANTAYTAMBO and then continue by buss to CUSCO.
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
*Professional tour guide
*Train and bus to return to cusco
*Mules/ porters to carry cooking and camping equipment
*Entrance to the inka trail and machupicchu
* Buss tickets from machupicchu to aguas calientes
*First aid kit
* Meals ( 5 breakfasts,5 lunches, 5 dinners)
* Drinking water ( except the first day)
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED
*Sleeping bag ( can be hired from us)
* Breakfast on day one, lunch on day six)
WHAT YOU NEED TO TAKE:
* Rain jacket/poncho
*Clothes for cold and warm weather
* Hat and gloves
* Insect repellent
*toiletries and hand sanitizer
NOTE: WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND TO CHECK INKA TRAIL AVAILABILITY WITH US AND BOOK ATLEAST 4 MONTHS IN ADVANCE