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5-Day Choquequirao Trek to Machu Picchu provided by Peru Travel Company

5-Day Choquequirao Trek to Machu Picchu

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Overview
Do you want to take part in an adventure that will last a lifetime? Join us on our popular 5-Day Choquequirao Trek & Machu Picchu. These ruins are situated on top of a mountain that is unknown to most. It is compared to Machu Picchu because of the palaces, temples, canals, and aqueducts. Being "rediscovered" and then forgotten is the especial story of Choquequirao, the last Inca shelter. In 1768, Cosme Bueno, a historian, was the first person to announce its existence. The French Eugen de Santiges and Leónce Angrad did the same in XIX century. In 1911, Hiram Bingham, who discovered Machu Picchu the same year, acknowledged the importance of its buildings. You will learn how the Inca's lived and thrived during their period. If you like history and adventure, this tour is for you!
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
6 stops
Day 1
Cusco - lima Tambo - Cachora -...
Day 2
Chiquisca - Maranpata -...
Day 3
Choquequirao Ruins - Maranpata -...
Day 4
Chiquisca - Cachora -...
Day 5
Cachora - Aguas Calientes -...
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Important Information
Duration
5 days
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Professional Bilingual guides.
  • Transportation ( hotel pickup )
  • 4 breakfast, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners
  • 3 nights Camping and 1 Hostel Accommodation.
  • Sleeping mattresse
  • Cook horseman mules (carry up to 5kg per person )
  • Double occupancy tents
  • First Aid kit
  • Vegetarian Option or special diet-Free available.
Exclusions
  • First breakfast, last Day lunch and dinner
  • Entry to hot springs in Aguas Calientes (10 Soles)
  • Mineral water (boiled water provided with food but you can buy it along the way)
  • Bus tickets Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu US$12 each way
  • Huayna Picchu mountain US$ 25 AND Machu Picchu mountain US$25
  • Sleeping bag ( you can hire from us US$ 15)
  • Walking poles (you can hire from us US$ 15)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Original passport and copies (and Student card (ISIC) student card if applicable) green card if you are student
  • Note: you have to bring your student card to Machu Picchu because you are going to be required to show at the Machu Picchu control point
  • Travel Insurance card is essential
  • Hiking boots, Sandals or Flip Flops
  • Water proof jacket, Rain Poncho, T-shirts, Shorts pants, Comfortable trousers, Sun hat, Sun Block Sunglasses,Insect repellent 15 % of deet at least - no malaria risk reported, Toilet Paper, Personal Medication, flashlight (it is useful for early mornings), Plasters, Sandals, Bathing suit for hot springs in Santa Teresa and Aguas Calientes
  • Emergency money at least 200- 300 extra soles (USD$120)
  • Walking poles (with rubber tips). They can also be hired from us (walking poles are not allowed into Machu Picchu city)
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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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By: Peru Travel Company
Linda G
Linda G
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Great value for money
We booked with this company and paid 130USD for the 4 days - less than everyone else who ended up on the same tour
Thorners1
Thorners1
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5 day Salkantay trek
5 day Salkantay trek was so cool and lots of fun. Despite doing it in the rainy season we still had fun. The trek i
jose_aj8
jose_aj8
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Amazing Time!
I had an unforgettable time climbing Huayna Picchu! The scenic views were breathtaking, and not just because of the
AntonioC10838
AntonioC10838
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Rainbow Mountain
Very good, good guides and super organized. meal was good and the driver too. very happy about this tour
emmasR9543XN
emmasR9543XN
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Wowzaaa
I booked with Peru Travel Company at my hostel, which was a really easy process. They then paired me up with anothe
Jaffer A
Jaffer A
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Great tour, extremely fun and headache free as all the planning is done for you!
We had an awesome time on this 3 day tour which started with a 2 hour downhill mountain bike session. We hit rain a
765milag
765milag
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Best experience ever!
I had the time of my life at the 3 days Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu. William and Edwin are simply the best. I
ashleighgibso56y3
ashleighgibso56y3
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Unforgettable all weather experience
We booked the 5 day 4 night salkantay trek with William. He was very informative and helpful. As he is based in our
lauratJ417EV
lauratJ417EV
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Good experience
Did the 3 day in a jungle tour. Very friendly guide Richard. He knew a lot about Inca history, spoke English very w
C2886VJmichaell
C2886VJmichaell
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Machu Picchu on a budget
Great tour. I really wanted to see Machu Picchu while spending as little money as possible. Peru Travel Company del
ThesileCH
ThesileCH
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Very happy
Me and my friends booked the one day tour to see moray and the maras salt mines. The tour was cery well organised a
Pepedaniya
Pepedaniya
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Great tour outside of cusco
I met some friends in a hostel while I was staying in cusco, and we took this tour together, the first place we wen
shane604
shane604
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Tons of fun, really well organized and no issues at all!
Thanks for your help William, my trip went off without a hitch. Would recommend to anyone. Also, Richard the tour g
MarioMiceli
MarioMiceli
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Overall a fantastic experience
We got picked up at our hotel by our guide Carlos to be informed it’ll only be us on the tour which I found rather
Isabel W
Isabel W
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Peru Travel Company/ Salkantay Treck
Travel agency couldn‘t have been better. They organized everything perfect- always helpful and very approachable. W
Key Details
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  • Duration: 5 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Pickup offered
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