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4-day trek to Machu Picchu by Inca Trail

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Day 1: Cusco-km 82- Wayllabamba

Stop At: Llactapata Archaeological Zone, Llactapata, Santa Teresa, La Convención, cusco 08710, Peru
After passing the control, we will walk along a picturesque path visiting some Inca sites, including K'ana Bamba and Llacta Pata. Where we will have the opportunity to appreciate and photograph these places.
Duration: 20 minutes

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camps (tents)

Day 2: Wayllabamba- High Pass- Pacaymayu.

Stop At: Inca Trail, Cusco 08000 Peru
Hike along the Inca trail to the highest point 4215 meters and descend to our Pacaymayu camp. (7 hours of walking approximately)
Duration: 20 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp (tents)

Day 3: Pacaymayu-Puyupatamarka-Wiñaywayna

Stop At: Puyupatamarca, 08680, Peru
Here, travelers will see archaeological complexes from the time of the Incas where they will receive a brief explanation of what they were during the time of the Incas.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Runkuracay, Machu Picchu Peru
Travelers will visit this Inca archaeological site where they will receive a brief historical review of what this place was,
Duration: 20 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp (tents)

Day 4: Wiñayaywayna-Puerta del Sol-Machupicchu-Cusco

Stop At: Inti Punku Sun Gate, Urubamba Province, 08675, Peru
After passing the control, we will walk towards the Inti Punku (door of the sun) where we will have the first view of Machu Picchu where we will take a break while we dislike our snack.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Peru
We will visit this place for a period of 4 hours exploring the most outstanding places and after an explanation by our guide Quena will let us know that this place will descend to the town of Aguas Calientes. Have lunch here and return to Cusco.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Optional Extras - Inflatable Sleeping Mattress ($ 15 USD for the trek) - Professional Trekking Poles ($ 15 USD for the trek) - Huayna Picchu Trek (200 Suns) - Machu Picchu Mountain Hike (200 Suns) Optional Huayna Picchu Trek (at an extra cost ) must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accommodation in Cuzco

Tips (Tipping is 100% optional depending on the service you received.) Although tipping is customary in Latin America, it is NOT mandatory. If you wish to give a tip, we recommend $ 40-50 USD per trekker for the entire team of porters , cooks and guides.

Prices for optional activities are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Please confirm these prices before departing on the trek.

Duration
4 days
Inclusions
  • 3x Breakfast
  • 3x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • Private transportation
  • Pre-departure briefing
  • Bus Cuzco - KM 82 Piscacucho (starting point of trek)
  • Tourist Train Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo (2 hours)
  • Professional Bilingual Guide on trek & Machu Picchu tour
  • Camping Accommodation during trek (including tent for 2 people & Basic sleeping pad)
  • Porters and cook to carry all shared camping equipment
  • Entry/Admission - Llactapata Archaeological Zone
  • Entry/Admission - Inca Trail
  • Entry/Admission - Puyupatamarca
  • Entry/Admission - Runkuracay
  • Entry/Admission - Inti Punku Sun Gate
  • Entry/Admission - Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
Exclusions
  • Day 1 Breakfast, Day 4 Lunch, Bottled Water
  • Optional Extras - Inflatable Sleeping Mattress ($ 15 USD for the trek)
  •  Huayna Picchu Trek (200 Soles)
  • Tips (Tipping is 100% optional depending on the service you received.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hiked the Inca Trail in 4 days/3nights. First, given our slower pace, we all really enjoyed getting to Machu Picchu an hour before it closed on the 4th day. Seeing the sight without the thousands of tourists who were there the following day was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Higortrip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible trek, great organisation and lovely food our cook was Jorge . Our guide Carlos was very dedicated and always funny. Shared many stories and information about Incas, plants and animals of the region. Very happy with Vidal Expeditions. We would like to say thanks...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Picapuk
VidalExpeditions, Front Office Manager at Vidal Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Picapuk, Glad to know you had wonderful days in Peru specially in the jungle trek.. VE team are happy to share your experience. Best regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

VE was beyond our expectations. Everything was taken care of so that we only had to focus on our hiking. The chef was absolutely amazing- all of the food was amazing and so much more than we could've ever imagined. The guides and porters were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Wendhy4569
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our experience with Vidal Expeditions on 4 day/3 night Inca trail was amazing. We were a group of seven plus another group of four on the hike. Our guides Sergio was excellent. Sergio demonstrated his vast knowledge of the Andean and Incan history and kept...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank evrilhn
Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

I did a 4 day Inca Trail trek with Vidal! He was super knowledgeable about the history of the Incas and he made it a truly great experience. The food was prepared and waiting for us every day, and Vidal made sure everyone was comfortable...More

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VidalExpeditions, Front Office Manager at Vidal Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello My Friend, We appreciate your feedback and we are happy to know you had great time with Vidal along your tour. Hope to see you soon again in Peru. Best Regards

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