DAY 1: CUSCO, OLLANTAYTAMBO, PISCACUCHU TO WAYLLABAMBA CAMP.
Today our trekking crew led by our guide will pick you up from your Hotel and drive to Ollantaytambo to have a quiet optional breakfast, after you will drive for 45 minutes to the starting point, Piscacuchu or km 82. Where you will meet our field staff loading the gear, your guide in hand will introduce you to all teams, including cooks, and porters. And guests too. Then you will pass a checkpoint with park rangers, we will start our adventure hiking up and down a gentle path along the Urubamba River with outstanding views of snow-capped mountains Apu Huacayhuillca. (Veronika Mountain) plus the Urubamba mountain range. Until we arrive at Llactapata Inca remains, where you will stop to enjoy the views, and our guide will explain them to you. After you continue hiking in Kusichaca River valley until our first campsite Huayllabamba a small local community, today during your hike, you will stop to have lunch
Distance: 12 km
Time: 6 to 7 hrs
Altitude: from 2600 m to 3000 m
DAY 2: HUAYLLABAMBA, WARMIHUAÑUSCA PASS TO PACAYMAYO ALTO
Today after a healthy breakfast. We will pass the second checkpoint. During our ascent, we will find different ecosystems, such as a primary Andean forest and Andean grassland. This ascent will take us, for five hours, approximately, until we reach the highest pass. Warmihuañusca, or dead woman, passes 4200 m. 14,000 ft. Here you will enjoy the view of 360 degrees. Of Huayllabamba valleys and Huayanay snowed-capped mountains. After enjoying your free time and taking plenty of photos. Also, an overview of the other side of the way, down to Pacaymayo Valley, You will descend for two hours until the camp Pacaymayo is located at the bottom of the mountain.
Distance: 12 km
Time: 6 to 7 hrs
Altitude: from 3000 m to 3600 m
DAY 3: PACAYMAYO ALTO TO PHUYUPATAMARCA
After breakfast, we will depart from Pacaymayo a while later other trekkers. We will start our ascent by the original ancient pathway that takes us to the Runkurakay circular Inca remains. It is the beginning of a mix of Andean, and Amazon reach vegetation, where our guide will explain about the place. We will continue our ascent to the second pass, Runkurakay 3900 m; having enough time to absorb the pure nature and take our photos, we start our way down to Sayacmarka Archeological site where you will explore with our guide, from here the path goes up and down notice that the Inca Trail is well-preserved from this point with a wonderful construction using the natural landscape and geography. The trail crosses the Chaquiccocha, a dry lagoon, and we will cross the (tunnel) adapted by the Incas. In this part of the Inca trail, we will see Outstanding views of Salkantay and Pumasillo snowed capped located in the Vilcabamba mountain range. Until we reach our camp located above the clouds forest. Phuyupatamarka. Considered one of the most important ceremonial centers in the Incan time.
Distance: 9 km
Altitude: 3600 m to 3700 m
Time. 6 to 7 hours
DAY 4: PHUYUPATAMARCA TO AGUAS CALIENTES TOWN
Phuyupatamarca campsite, located on the Inca trail, is considered one of the most beautiful and unique places where you can observe the sunrise and sunset around you, with a 360-degree view of the Urubamba mountain range and Vilcabamba. You will also be able to observe the Machupicchu and Huayna Picchu mountains above it, highly recommended for those people or families who love photography. After enjoying the sunrise and breakfast we will start going down to explore the Inca site Phuyupatamarca. After, we will descend for 3 hours to Wiñayhuayna 2600mtrs. This part of the Inca Trail shows us all the way, through the high engineering skills of the Inca builders. We will keep going down to Intipata, the farming terraces with a magnificent view of the Urubamba River, then we will get to the Wiñayhuayna Archaeological site. After our free time on the site, we will go to have our last lunch, after lunch, we will have a thankful meeting with our trekking crew. From here, we will continue our hike towards Inti Punku 2700 m or the sun gate from where we will have the first spectacular view of Machu Picchu, we will continue our hike to the citadel of the new Seven Wonder of the world where we will have enough time to enjoy and take photos. Then we will head down to Aguas Calientes town, where you will spend the night in the Hotel.
Distance: 10 km
Altitude: 3700 m to 2400 m (Aguas Calientes town 2000 m)
Time: 6 to 7 hrs
DAY 5: EXPLORE MACHUPICCHU AFTERNOON BACK TO CUSCO.
After Breakfast, your guide will pick you up from your hotel for a short bus journey to the entrance of Machu Picchu. Today, you will explore this magical Inca city and enjoy learning about it was built and discovered for 3 hours. You will then have spare time to wander around, and if you got a Ticket for Wayna Picchu you can climb. Note. There are just 400 visitors allowed per day. You have to book in advance the entrance with us to ensure your permit. In the afternoon, we meet in the town of Aguas Calientes. From here, we take the train back to Ollantaytambo or Poroy, depending on the space and private transportation back to your Hotel Cusco.