Amazing SALKANTAY TREK with this plan Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 days 4 nights and guided by Experienced Local Tour Guides for Salkantay Tour and hike through the snow capped mountains of Salkantay and Humantay, being nice trek in Peru and an alternative trail to the traditional Inca trail for arriving to Machupicchu.
Also camping the last overnight with the view to Machupicchu and surrounded by green mountains and then the last day watching some waterfalls and also hiking at the bottom of Machupicchu city shaded by the trees and finally arriving to Aguas Calientes town for the last overnight.
Day 01: Soray Salkantay Pass Huaracmachay
We pick you up at 4:30am, then we ride our private car the way to the beginning of the Salkantay trek to the place known as Soraypampa and have here some breakfast with amazing views to snow capped mountains of Salkantay and Humantay and then we hike for 3 hours and the half uphill to the lunch place.
Then we continue for 45 minutes to the pass which is located at 4,600 masl (15,091 ft) and when you arrive here is the best views ever and plenty photos too and then time to go downhill for 3 hours with the views to some snow capped mountains and once you here to the camp tea and then dinner by 7:pm .
- Breakfast andf lunch then dinner
Day 2: Chaullay Lluscamayo La Playa
Wake you up time by 5: am, with some coca tea and some hot water in some small bowls for the wash up and then breakfast and afterward is downhill for 3 hours to the beginning of the amazon jungle with some gentle part for the 30 minutes to the lunch place named Chayhuay.
After lunch is gentle dirt road and hiking through some nice waterfall and some streams along the way with some wooden bridges and also see some fruits named in Spanish granadilla which is the family of passion fruit and some avocados trees and coffee plantations and then arriving today to the camp by 6:pm in normal pace and camp is located at 2000 masl (6561 ft).
Included: Breakfast and lunch and then dinner
Day 3: Lucmabamba Patallacta And Machupicchu View Camp
Time to wake you up with coca tea by 6:am and then get ready for the 4 hours uphill for the lost Inca city called Patallacta so this place still is covered by vegetation of the green Andes, which is the beginning of the amazon jungle and along the road you will be enjoying the outstanding views of the valleys and some snow capped mountain.
Ones you get to the top, you will be observing some native trees covered in layers on hanging moss and also in some plants named epiphytes and camp here by the grass plain in tents with compensatory views to Machupicchu’s mountain and if we are in dry season you will see some stars.
Included: Breakfast and lunch, dinner.
Day 4: Machupicchu And Aguas Calientes Town
After enjoying the wake up with the view to Machupicchu and then breakfast , time to go through the dirt road downhill for 2 hours until the bottom of this mountain and then cross some beautiful hanging bridge and after this point the road is gentle and arriving to the lunch place mainly in 45 minutes.
Here after lunch we have to say good bye to our cooking team and then we hike next to the train track for 3 hours and then the trail is gentle to Aguas Calientes town and shaded by trees and also enjoying some views to Machupicchu and some mountains along the road to Aguas calientes town of this nice hike named Salkantay trek plus Machu Picchu 5 days 4 nights.
Included: Breakfast and lunch
Day 5: Machupicchu And Cusco
Time to wake up at 4:30am and then some breakfast and afterward we go for the bus terminal with your private tour guide to ride the early bus for 30 minutes up to Machupicchu and then have two hour professional guided tour and then you will be enjoying your free time for a couple hours before leaving this place.
Then bus way dawn to Aguas Calientes town for the lunch and the train the way back to Ollantaytambo then bus to Cusco so the time we arrive to Cusco will be around 8:pm and we drop you off at your place in Cusco city, so this is the end of this beautiful hike of Salkantay trek plus Machu Picchu 5 days 4 nights.
Included: Hotel and breakfast
Note For Free Time
You get some options in your free time at Machipicchu city like climbing to Huyanapicchu mountain with the tickets booked in advance or you can hike to sungate for free, which is 2 hours round trip and also about the hike Salkantay trek plus Machu Picchu 5 days 4 nights is enough sometimes.
- The day first: 8 hours and 16th kilometers
- The day two: 8 hours and 16th kilometers
- The three: 4 and the half hours and 8th kilometers
- The four: 6 hours and 12th kilometers
- Total of walking the entire trip is 52 kilometers
- TIME TO GO: All year around
Included For Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 Days 4 Nights
- Private new car to the beginning of our trek
- Experienced professional mountain tour guide.
- 6 kilos porter service for your personal items and extra clothes and mattress and then sleeping bag to be carried by mules (so you just need to carry your daypack with everything you will need during the hike day).
- Vegetarian, vegan or special diet meals upon request
- Emergency oxygen tank and first aid kit and fingertip pulse oximeter
- Safe boiled drinking water to fill in your bottles
- Hotel in Aguas Calientes 3 stars and double or triple accommodation
Not Included For Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 Days 4 Nights
- Sleeping bags
- Thermal rest roll mattress
- The traditional tips for your guide and cook and staff
- Hiking sticks, you can rent them from us
We recommend to bring:
- Sleeping bag (Minus 8ºC)
- Warm clothes and good hiking shoes
- Layers for variable temperatures especially at night
- Flash light with extra batteries
- Some pair socks and gloves, scarf and woolen hat for cold nights
- Insect repellent, sunscreen and rain poncho and then good rain jacket
- Some extra water bottles to fill with drinking water a long the road
- Original passport and ISIC student card if applicable
- Charger for cameras and phones
Additional Options For Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 Days 4 Nights
- US$ 20 for the Down sleeping bag
- US$ 20 for rented Backpack
- US$20 a pair of trekking poles
Price For Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 Days 4 Nights
- US$600.00 per person
Please Note: For Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 Days 4 Nights
- US$ 600 with Isic student card
- 2-3 person group us$ 1,500 Per person
- 4-5 person group us$ 990 per person
- 6-8 person group us$ 780 per person
- We help you 6kg from your personal belongings for the trek
- We do some discount for this year 2017
Note For Salkantay Trek Plus Machu Picchu 5 Days 4 Nights
Tickets for Huaynapicchu mountain are provided when you required it in advance and takes 2 hours round trip and also the number of people are limited per day is 400 hundred people for the climb to Huaynapicchu mountain.