INCA JUNGLE TO MACHU PICCHU 4 Days / 3 Night
The Inka Jungle tour 4 day trek to Machu Picchu citadel is not just a tour, it’s an unforgettable adrenaline filled adventure where you will get to experience a variety of activities in stunning scenery. Descending from 3400 metres above sea level by mountain bikes, stay, rafting, zip lining and hiking along Inca pathways.
The tour culminates in the lost city of the Inca, Machu Picchu, surrounded by the mountains and jungle. Enjoyin the expectacular Inca Jungle Trail as the best experience for long life. Multisport experience in the jungle of Cusco and Machu Picchu with the best team in order to have a memorable trip to our country Peru.
Day 1: Cusco - Huayopata - Santa María
Distance Biking: 45Km
We will pick up at your hotel in Cusco early in the morning at 7:00 a.m. our destination Santa Maria town wich is 1,430 mts altitude , along the way we will pass picturesque towns also see some snow-capped peaks of the Vilcanota Mountain Range Pitusiray, Sawasiray, La veronica until we reach Ollantaytambo town after 1:30 minutes riding a short stop then continue up to Abra de Malaga Pass: 4,350 mts altitude, where we can take some pictures of the area and continue riding for 15 minutes down hill where we stop to make arrangements to start the down hill biking for 3 hours nice view of high jungle and and descend almost 3,000 mts until we reach Huayopata town where we stop will in a Local family house. For lunch, afternoon we have a tour with local tour guide who will inmerse of local activities , coca platation and process , cacao, local fruit production and harvest some of them , you will be part of this tour for around 2:30 hrs then be ready for afternoon tea and dinner around 7 p.m. when all family is together again at that time
Optional: River rafting in the afternoon
Day 2: Huayopata - Santa María – Santa Rosa – Cocalmayo- Santa Teresa
Max elevation: 1,750 mts altitude
After breakfast pick up at the family lodge in Huayopata by small van in order to transfer to head of trail Sta Rosa , where we start the trek , entering the outer jungle, easily recognised by the flora and fauna Walking through the tropical forest, the gorgeous sorroundings will provide to see diversity and take some pictures, on the trail we will see local Coca Plantation, bananas on the way, before we arrive to the highest point of the trail, we wil stop some small local houses like Cacao Pampa and Casa del Mono where we can find also some animals. After we will find a finest inka road on the ridge of the mountain with spectacular view of the Sta Teresa River and valley until we reach El mirador inca site where we rest to continue down to Qellomayu where we stop for lunch time , afternoon we continue by the Right bank of Qellomayu river passing by some bridges until we cross the river by Oroya until we reach Cocalmayo hot springs where we will have a relaxing time in the pools then continue to Sta Teresa to rest in our hotel.
Day 3: Santa Teresa - Aguas Calientes
Zip line-canopy optional
Day 3 we will begin at 6:30 am with an energertic breakfast. (Zip Line extra tour) Today will be in an even more tropical climate as we draw nearer to the ancient city. We will walk for approximately 5 – 6 hours by the truck road to a Hydro-Electric Power Plant, where there is a sacred ceremonial site, IntiHuatana waiting for us, from here, we will get to Aguas Calientes walking in the afternoon, once we arrive in Aguas Calientes, we will immediately transfer to our hotels this night we will share a dinner with our guide as he briefs us for the next day’s plans before going to sleep.
Day 4: Machu Pichu
wake up extremely early, at 4:00 am, in order to start trekking up the mountain to Machu Pichu in time to catch the sunrise at the top. It will take approximately an hour and 45 minutes to reach the top. When we first arrive, our guide will take us on a 2 hour tour around the ruins, enlightening us about the ancient city.that was once alive, and enriching us with the Inka's history.
After guided tour, you will have some free time to explore the ruins on your own. If you want to climb Huayna Pichu, it is recommended to book in advance, preferably three months beforehand, with an additional cost of $15.there is a limited allowance of 400 persons per day to climb Huayna Picchu, so prebook so you dont miss out. the round trip walking to the peak of Huaynapicchu an hour and a half . it is defiantly worth it for the stunning views from the top! it should be noted , that the portion at the top with the stairs, (the “stairs part”, as it’s lovingly referred to) is moderately hazardous especially if the weather has been wet.
Afternoon return back to Aguas Calientes to catch the return train to Cusco or Ollantaytambo. There is also the option of staying an extra night in Aguas Calientes.
- Transfer in /out
- Private car to Santa María or biking point
- Bikes and full Safety Equipment
- All meals (3 Breakfast, 3 Lunches and 3 Dinners).
- 3 Nights Accommodations (Santa Maria local family, Santa Teresa hotel and Aguas Calientes hotel).
- An Experienced, bilingual Guide
- Entrance to Machu Picchu.
- Guided Tour in the trail and Machu Picchu.
- Bus up and down to aguas calientes and Machupicchu
- Expedition train back to Cusco
Our Safety Equipment: Fox Jacket
- Extra meals
- Entrance to WAYNA PICCHU $ 15 US in the 4th day
Inca Jungle To Machu Picchu 4 Days / 3 Night
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