Machu Picchu Lares Trek is located in Peru, with plan Lares trek Machu Picchu 2 days, so Lares Trek To Machu Picchu is hiking through the bottom of snow-capped mountains with an experienced tour guide plus an oxygen tank, and see plenty of llamas and alpacas, along the trek and Inca living culture, people.
Moreover, they live in typical houses made with stones and thatched roofs, and also they speak the Quechua language, also this language has been spoken by the Incas in Machupicchu city, which means these people are Inca ancestors.
In conclusion, this hike is a connection with nature and the Andes mountains, then many native animals, like llamas and alpacas along the route.
Along, the Lares hiking in Cusco, we see some living culture, people, named Quechuas, and they keep the tradition from their ancestors, who lived in Machupicchu 500 years ago, therefore they live along this Lares trek short to Machupicchu surrounded by these beautiful mountains, also you get the chance to visit one of these houses and learn more about how they live and cook, then what type of food they have, and religion and so forth.
In conclusion, having this plan of hiking Lares Trek in 1 day is the best part of the entire Lares trip, and watch some Inca villages, then plenty of llamas and alpacas, afterward at night train to Aguas Calientes town, then day 2 Machu Picchu tour.
This hiking Lares trail is way better than the traditional Inca trail to Machupicchu since you see along the route many llamas and alpaca native animals from the Andes mountains with some living culture people named the Quechuas.
Itinerary For Hiking The Lares Trail
Day One: Lares-Huaccawasi Inca Village And Plenty Llamas And Alpacas
We pick you up at 5:am at your hotel, then we go by car to Huaccawasi for 3 hours and a half, and as soon as we get here some breakfast, afterward, we hike from 3,600 masl, mainly gentle uphill for 3 hours, arriving at the first pass named Isaqccocha, which is located at 4, 200 masl (13,779 ft).
So, from this viewpoint you will be enjoying the rewarding views, then we go all the way down until the end of our trip for 3 hours, downhill with some gentle parts, ending up in the next Inca village named Pataccancha, located at 3500 masl(11,482ft).
From here, we ride the car downhill through a nice valley to Ollantaytambo, which is a train station, so today the train ride is by 7: pm, for an hour and 45 minutes, arriving in Aguas Calientes town at 9: pm, then you will be accommodated in the Hostel.
Included: Breakfast and Lunch
Total hike kilometers on day one: 6 hours with 12 kilometers and (8 miles)
Wake up at t 5: am, then we go to the bus terminal with your private tour guide, and ride the bus for 30 minutes to Machupicchu, and then we go to the viewpoint for the extremely amazing views, then tour for 2 hours and a half.
Then, we are ready to go back to Aguas Calientes town
Included: Breakfast in your Hostel since 5: am
Not Included: Lunch
Included For Lares Trek Machu Picchu 2 Days
- Tour guide
- Breakfast in your Hotel Aguas Calientes Town, which is on day two
- Bus transport from Aguas Calientes town to Machupicchu, round trip
- Oxygen tank for the hike
- Train tickets, entrance fees to Machupicchu
Not Included For Lares Trek Machu Picchu 2 Days
- The last lunch in Aguas Calientes Town
- Some snacks
Bring For Lares Trek Machu Picchu 2 Days
- Some hiking clothing
- Sunscreen for sunny days
- 2 litters of water bottled
- Some snacks for the route
- Original passport with immigration card
- Some money for some souvenirs along the trail
- Some rain equipment, it is rainy season
Price For Lares Trek Machu Picchu 2 Days
- US$580.00 per person, Lares trek with Machupicchu 2D/1N
Note: For Lares trek Machu Picchu 2 days
- We do some discount if you are more than 4 people