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Quarry Trail to Machu Picchu (6 days 5 nights) provided by Peru Andes Top

Quarry Trail to Machu Picchu (6 days 5 nights)

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Overview
Make your way to Machu Picchu on this newly discovered and less crowded route. This 4-day trek will offer you amazing sceneries with waterfalls and Inca ruins as well as the chance to pass by a beautiful remote Sun Gate and visit breathtaking archaeological sites en route to Ollantaytambo. • Trek through amazing scenery with waterfalls and ruins • Enjoy stunning panoramic views of breathtaking valleys • Experience a unique Inca Sun Gate and Machu Picchu • Witness the work of the Incas at the Cachicata Quarry Before the trek, your guide will meet you at your hotel for an in-depth briefing. This provides an opportunity to ask questions and do any last-minute shopping before leaving Cusco. The itinerary below is an example. Hiking times are an average and will vary depending on the group. Additionally, lunch and camp sites may change to meet the needs of the group and conditions.
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Duration
6 days
Inclusions
  • Sleeping bag. Our sleeping bags are –20ºC-comfort (0ºF) and and mummy form and include a sleeping liner.
  • Inflatable Mattress.
  • Collection from your hotel in the morning and transfer in private transportation to Challacancha (starting point of the trek)
  • Personal tents: 2 people in each 4-people-capacity tent, to allow for higher comfort and a safe keeping of backpacks.
  • English speaking professional and official tourist guide (2 guides for groups of over 8 people)
  • Chef and cooking equipment.
  • Horse man (to carry tents, food and cooking equipment) – days 1 to 4
  • Saddled horse in case of emergencies or if you are making very little progress (this horse is with the group at all time)
  • 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Afternoon Snacks and 3 Dinners. If you have a dietary request such as + daily morning snack + daily tea service except last day). Vegetarian or special menus are available at no extra cost
  • 1-night accommodation in Aguas Calientes in a basic hotel. If you wish to upgrade hotel please ask for options.
  • Dinner in Aguas Calientes
  • Bio-degradable personal hand soaps
  • First-aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle
  • Transfer train station Ollantaytambo-hotel in Cusco
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Exclusions
  • Lunch on the last day after the guided tour at Machu Picchu
  • Optional night in Aguas Calientes can be arranged easily.
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Tips for guides and field staff.
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • During the travel, your main luggage can be stored at our office or at your hotel, both free of charge.
  • If you are vegetarian, please advise at time of booking
  • Original passport & ISIC (International Student Identity Card) if you have it.
  • Original ISIC (an international student card if applicable)
  • Travel insurance,
  • Pocket money in Nuevos Soles,
  • A small rucksack,
  • Rain gear (a rain-jacket and a waterproof trousers),
  • Resistible footwear, waterproof trekking shoes are recommended,
  • Sandals (for a higher comfort while at a campsite),
  • Warm clothes such as a jacket, a fleece (thermal clothing is also recommended for cold nights during camping),
  • Hat or a cap (to protect you against the Sun, rain as well as cold),
  • Sun cream or sun block,
  • Insect repellent – recommended minimum is 20% DEET (please note that no malaria cases have been reported during this trip!),
  • Camera and its charger/batteries (please note that batteries are consumed quickly under cold conditions),
  • Flashlight/headlamp + batteries,
  • Small towel and toiletries,
  • Swimsuit (to visit the thermal baths of Aguas Calientes)
  • Snacks (biscuits, energy bars, chocolate, raw fruits, muesli, etc.) Please note: we do provide a daily morning snack and our meal service is very complete and well supplied. The recommendation of taken own snack applies only for customers who like a specific snack that might not be in our menu.
  • Bottled water for the first morning and a water bottle to be refill.
  • Vistadome Train (One Way) – US$55.00
  • Single Accommodation US$43.00
  • Tickets to Huaynapicchu
  • Black Diamond Hiking Poles.
  • Sleeping bags according to route requirement.
  • We use 3* hotels in Aguas Calientes, if you dont want to share a room (double or triple), select Single Accommodation in add ons when Bookin
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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Key Details
  • Duration: 6 days
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  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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