The Salkantay route is one of the best alternatives of the classic Inca Trail and with this option you will have the alternative of covering differently apartments altitudinales spending for valleys, punas, coves and the Cusqueniar tropical forest.
This tour will initiate with the recojo of your hotel in Cusco to 04:30 am in our tourist transport then to direct us to Mollepata passing earlier for peoples like Poroy and Limatambo.
In Mollepata you will have the option to buy some snacks and to have breakfast before continuing towards Soraypampa in a trip of 1 hour approximately. From this place we will initiate the walk towards the Cove of Salkantay that 5000 is on msnm (it is recommended to take a few sheets or coca caramels). In the Salkantay step we will rest for a pair of minutes to be able to appreciate the whole landscape stage that one of the Apus offers us (deity) more important than the region of the Cusco.
After resting we will continue to descend towards the people of Wayrapata where we will camp and will have dinner. As we are descending you will be able to notice the change in the vegetation since we will be entering a more tropical area.
We will initiate our second day of this adventure with a delightful breakfast since we will need to recharge energies. This day we will walk about 8 hour along flat ways and some increases surrounded with vegetation and proper fruit-bearing trees of the Peruvian forest.
We will do a stop in Winaypujio to have lunch and will rest in a few minutes then to continue to our second camp in "La Playa" where also we will have dinner.
The third day we will set off to 05:00 am from La Playa walking for approximately 10 minutes up to where there will be waiting for us our mobility that will take us to Santa Teresa where we will have breakfast.
After having breakfast we will initiate the way towards Hydroelectrics for the sector named like The Oroya in whose route will cross a suspension bridge and we will be able to appreciate some artificial cataracts.
To the noon we will be coming to Hydroelectrics where we will have lunch then to keep on walking approximately two hours approximately finally to come to Hot waters where we will stay at a basic Hostel that includes breakfast and warm shower.
*Durante the dinner with the group, the guide will give us the instructions and advices to bear in mind for our visit to the citadel of Machu Picchu the morning of the fourth day.
In accordance with the coordinated with the guide the previous night you will be able to take your breakfast in the Hostel and do not forget to take any snacks in a small rucksack.
You have the option to take the bus of increase or gait from Hot waters up to the citadel (in bus it is a half an hour and on foot it is a 1 hour and a half approximately). In the revenue door the guide will be waiting and once this one assembled the whole group we will enter to the citadel of Machu Picchu (do not forget your entry and your passport or ID card).
In the citadel we will take a finished trip of 2 hours as the most important places of the citadel like: "The house of the Guard, the Temple of three windows, the house of the priests and the Temple of the Sun" between others.
After the holding a permit one you will have free time to walk and to photograph before you return to Hot waters where you can have lunch or visit the thermal waters depending on your comeback train.
You will have to be half an hour before the schedule of game of your train that it will bring back to Cusco doing a stop in Ollantaytambo, people in which our mobility will be waiting for you finally to return Cusco.
It is important to confirm your booking Huayna Picchu along with the purchase as this is subject to availability.
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