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Short Inka Trail to Machupicchu 2 Days

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Day 1: CUSCO / MACHU PICCHU / AGUAS CALIENTES

Pass By: Inca Trail, Machu Picchu Peru
The first day, we pick you up at your hotel and, depending upon which train is reserved, take you to the station in either Poroy or Ollantaytambo from where you will take the train to km 104, Chachabamba (2200msnm). Here there is a control point where you will register with your guide. We begin your trek by first visting the archeological site of Chachabamba. From here we later begin to ascend for 3 hours or 5 kilometers to the second archeological site of Winay Wayna (2700msnm). Inca construction is divided into religious secotrs, agricultural sectors and urban sectors, all of which are united by the ceremonial water fountains. We then continue for more than an hour more to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku) 2700msnm, the place from where we can appreciate the splendid city of Machu Picchu, wonder of the world. We can take our first photos from the high part, later we descend for 45 minutes until we reach the control point one more time, and then take our bus to descend to the town of Aguas Calientes, where we spend the night in a comfortable hostal and clean up with a private bathroom and hot shower.

Meals included:
• Lunch: Box Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Basic Hotel in Aguas Calientes with private bathroom and hot water

Day 2: MACHU PICCHU TO CUSCO

Pass By: Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes), Signposted from main square, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu Peru
On this day, we will leave very early to take the first bus to Machu Picchu which leaves at 5:30 so that we can be at the citadel early to see the sun rise. In this place, we will have a thorough explanation of the Inca construction, at a time where there will be the least number of people. Later, many more people from the city of Cusco will arrive. We can also secure our entry to the mountain of Waynapichu from where we can appreciate Machu Picchu from a different vantage point. Later, we will again descend to the pueblo of Aguas Calientes to take our return train to Cusco, and then return you to your hotel. End of our services.

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Breakfast in the hotel.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from all center hotel from Main Square
Departure Time
3:00 AM
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • A briefing two days before the trek
  • Private transportation
  • Transfer back to your hotel upon return
  • Transfer from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
  • Meals according to your program box lunch. (vegetarian available)
  • Snacks before the trek. first day.
  • Professional English, Spanish and Quechua speaking guide
  • Assistant Guide for groups of more than 8 people
  • Celebration dinner in Aguas Calientes at a restaurant
  • Entrance to Inca Trail and Machu Picchu
  • Bus down to aguas calientes, first day.
  • bus up and down back to Machu picchu next day.
  • Roundtrip train from Cusco
  • Hotel in Aguas Calientes with private bathroom and hot water
  • First Aid Equipment and oxygen
Exclusions
  • Lunch the second day
  • Tips for the guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Big Willy was our guide for our trek to Machu Picchu. He was very patient and encouraging and Im convinced we would have never been able to complete the trek if it weren’t for him. He is very passionate and loves what he does and it shows. All in all, it was a once in a lifetime
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