Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days
Tourists from all over the world come to Peru, not only to see Machu Picchu but to walk the Inca Trail, perhaps the most famous hike in South America, tourists are attracted not only by the challenge, but also the beauty of its landscapes, stunning along the way and the mystery that is at the end of the route ruins.
There are three roads leading to Machu Picchu Inca Trail. The first, more difficult and takes more than 7-8 days. This road is very difficult and the altitude can exceed 4500 meters.
The second option is the most popular, 4 days and 3 nights, and distance is 42 km.
Finally, the last option and also the shortest, lasting two days and one night. This is a simple and easy route.
WHAT WORK FOR INCA TRAIL 4 DAYS?
- Boots / walking shoes (waterproof)
- Backpack (30 to 40 liters)
- Comfortable clothes for walking
- rain gear or poncho
- wool socks (keep warm when wet)
- Sandals or camping lightweight shoes
- Warm clothes, including jacket, wool
- thermal clothing (sleep)
- Sleeping bag
- walk armchairs
- Flashlight batteries + extras
- Hat (sun, rain and cold)
- bottle of water
- medical team kit
- Insect repellent
- Toilet paper
- Pocket money (soles)
- original passport
- Full name.
- Passport number.
- Indicate whether student.
- Enter the exact date when the Inca Trail want
The procedure for booking must be the following:
To book must transfer 50% of the total value of the package through the Western Union offices. The other half must be paid upon arrival to the city of Cusco.
You must send a copy of your passport and / or student card.
Advance payment because the agency has to buy tickets to the Inca Trail and train tickets are required.
The availability per day to enter the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is 500 people. This figure includes tourists, porters and cooks. It is recommended to make a reservation a few months before. The availability of space for the Inca Trail is the same for all tourist agencies, so if you are not available, the agency can not make reservations for the Inca Trail.
Services on the Inca Trail: the camps are outdoors, tents are used. Only the last field has hot showers. As for security, there is training to take care of them in case of accidents and emergency medical personnel.
- Hotel shuttle to the train station Cusco - Ollantaytambo - Cusco
- Food (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner)
- Aguas Calientes bus ticket to Machu Picchu (round trip)
- Hotel 1 night (double)
- Expeditions Train tickets Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo - Cusco
- Transportation Ollantaytambo - Cusco
- Cusco train tickets to Km. 104
- Professional bilingual guide for the Inca Trail (English-Spanish)
- Lunch on the last day after the guided tour of Machu Picchu
- Visit the thermal baths of Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu village)