Book Horseback Riding Peru through the famous Salkantay trek with plan Horseback Riding Salkantay Machu Picchu 3 Days 2 Nights, riding mild horses through beautiful landscapes, and watch along the route some snow-capped mountains of Humantay and Salkantay, all private and on a friendly budget.

Enjoy an enchanting horseback ride along the famous Salkantay Trek with a connection to Machupicchu in Peru.

Therefore, this horseback ride Salkantay Machu Picchu 3 days 2 overnight is with an experienced tour guide and a professional chef, who cooks organic Peruvian tasty food along the route.

Also, sleep the first night in campaign tents in the mountains with outstanding views of some snow-capped mountains of Salkantay and Humantay, then see some stars at night if is dry season, and the second night is at Aguas Calientes town, and then the day third is Machupicchu city, afterwards back to Cusco city by train then by car.

Moreover, having this adventure of horseback riding through Salkantay trekking is much better in a private way, so this adventure trip to the Salkantay mountains with a connection to Machupicchu will be easier on horseback than hiking, plus everything is included from the beginning to the end.

In conclusion, this Salkantay adventure on a horseback ride in a short time is still through the original Salkantay trail, being by horseback faster than a hike, then by the end of the trail, we ride the car until the train station, then still, we have a nice hike through gentle part of the Machupicchu valley to Aguas Calientes town.

Description: Horseback Riding Salkantay  Machupicchu Cusco Peru

This Horseback Riding Salkantay Machu Picchu 3 days 2 nights is located at Cusco, Peru, and with horses accustomed to the height altitude of the Andes mountains, and also to the type of cold temperature, and they eat the type of grass that grows in these mountains, moreover, these horses are gentle ones with the good saddles and stirrups, and also you get the chance of riding mules from the Andes mountains.

Riding Andean horses through the Salkantay trek to Machupicchu is starting from Soraypampa, riding uphill for 3 hours, then arriving at the Salkantay pass.

Then, we ride for an hour and 45 minutes downhill for the lunch, and afterwards, we ride for 45 minutes to the campsite called Huayracmachay, then next day, we ride downhill with a gentle part for 4 hours to the lunch place called Ccolpampa.

Then, we ride private transport to the place named hydro-electric train station, then we hike through the nice valley of Machupicchu, shaded by trees to Aguas Calientes town located at 2,000 masl ( 6,561ft).

Afterwards, on day 3 we go to Machupicchu, then in the afternoon back to Cusco city, first by train, then by car.

Itinerary For Horseback Riding Salkantay


Day 1: Cusco Mollepata Then Soraypampa Salkantay Pass Huayracmachay

We pick you up at your hotel in Cusco city at 5:40 am,  then we ride our private car to Mollepata village for 2 hours and a half, then we ride our car for an hour and 35 minutes to Soraypampa place, here we have some breakfast, which is the beginning of the road, then we ride our Peruvian local horses for 3 hours uphill to the Salkantay pass, located at 4600 masl(15,091ft)

After some photos, we ride our horses for 2 hours downhill to our lunch place, then still we ride our horses for 35 minutes to our campsite Wayracmachay.
– Breakfast, Lunch, dinner

Day 2: Huayracmachay Ccolpampa Then Train Station And Aguas Calientes Town

Today, we wake you up by 6:am, afterwards some breakfast, then we ride our horses for 3 hours downhill with some nice gentle part, then arriving at our lunch place called Ccolpampa, then some lunch, afterwards, we ride our car for 2 hours and 30 minutes to the train station, named hydro-electric train station.

Then,  we hike for 3 hours aside of the train track, which is a beautiful hike to Aguas Calientes town, for the overnight.
Today Included:
– Breakfast, lunch

Day 3: Machupicchu Ollantaytambo Cusco

Wake up time by 4:30 am, then we line up for an hour for the buses the way up to Machupicchu, which takes 30 minutes, once we get to Machupicchu, we take you to the viewpoints for take classical photos, and then a private tour in Machupicchu city for a couple of hours.

Afterwards, we take the bus on the way back to Aguas Calientes town, then train to Ollantaytambo for 2 hours, and then a private taxi to Cusco city for 2 hours and drop you off at your hotel.

This is the plan for how we finish this itinerary horseback riding Salkantay Machu Picchu 3 days 2 nights

Price For Horseback Riding Salkantay Machu Picchu 3 Days 2 Nights

  • Per person: $1,495 in a private way and private tour in Machupicchu city

Note: We do some discounts all year, just send us an email: at chacrastravelperu@gmail.com

Included For Horseback Riding Salkantay Machu Picchu  3 Days and 2 Nights

  • All services and transportation (vehicles and trains), pick up from Cusco City and return to Cusco
  • 1-night camping  in campaign tents
  • All meals along the hike. Mainly organic food
  • Experienced tour guide with an oxygen tank
  • Professional chef, for cooking organic food along the hike
  • Private guided in Machupicchu, just for you
  • Riding helmets

Not Included:  For Horseback Riding Salkantay Machu Picchu 3 Days 2 Nights

  • Hotel in Aguas Calientes town and the traditional tips for the working team

How I Book Salkantay Horseback Riding?

For booking this tour, you have to send us, a deposit of $150 dollars through our PayPal account, and PayPal charge 7% from any amount of money to send, and the %7 is charged to you, so that means you need to send us $160 and then the rest of the money in cash when you arrive in Cusco city and then, you need to send us the following details to our WhatsApp number: +51 943388685

  • The date of the tour and type of tour
  • Number of people
  • Address in Cusco city to pick you up for the following tours
  • Email  to keep in touch
  • Passport copy,  the profile side to pay the Peruvian tax

Then, we send you an email confirmation of the deposit and the tour.
Note: The $160 dollars deposit is per person, for booking this trek, then the rest of the money in Cusco city in cash, it can be in dollars or soles, this is up to you,  also please the final payment with good US$ bills, because the broken dollars bills no working in Peru.

This is our PayPal account to send the deposit:    deposit@chacrastravelperu.com

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