In this trek is where you will have unforgettable moments and above all a lot of fun with friends or family, it is not like the Classic Inca Trail Hike, is about 2 days of hiking and 1 night with camping sites in puente Ruinas. We will have adventure from the beginning because our first checkpoint is come to be Aguas Calientes.
Along the course we will found many animals and plants before arriving to Chachabamba …here we'll make a stop to visit the magnificent monuments of archaeological site.
Finally, when you get to Machu Picchu you will be seeing one of the best places of the world, in this magical place is remarkable that some buildings where finished with “La piedra lisa”, while other were finished with small irregular stones fitting perfectly.
Many tourists not only come to see Machu Picchu, also because to make the inka trek…adding adventure to their trips. The permits of this tour are very important and hard to get because tickets fill up frequently… that's why these permits are difficult to realize even more if we are in high season (June-August).
It's wonderful visit all these archaeologcial sites nad monuments, beautiul landscapes, variety of animals and vegetation and a varied weather that this well known excursion has to offer us.
Before the trek, we will take you from you hotel to the Ollantaytambo train station, arriving in 2hrs to the place…then on the train we will go to Km 104 where our adventure begins. Continue to Chachabamba in 3hrs, it´s a picturesque archaeological site…there will have a rest while we have lunch, then move to Wiñay Wayna that´s a beautiful place, but before arriving will stay a while in the local waterfall for take your unforgettable pictures. At the end, arriving to the lost city will have a pass to “aguas calientes” where the fun will be amazing and relaxing…a comfortable hotel will be our campsite, here we can prepare to the important day…the arrival to Machu Picchu.
Estimated trekking time: 5 hours
Trekking distance: 12 Km
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
We have to go to Machu Picchu... finished our breakfast we headed to the lost city to enter and take our respective tour. We get to know the city while we filled with knowledge about its history. After the tour, you have 45 minutes to visit Wayna Picchu and the free time that have left we can buy craft or continue exploring the mysterious site before direct us to Cusco city. Upon returning to Ollantaytambo, a car awaits us, this one will give us back to Cusco city and thus our adventure will be definitely finished. Certainly a very tired and hectic trip, but also fun and surprising.
Meal budget: Please allow USD 10 for meals not included on the last day Aguas Calientes town.
Solo Traveller: If you like a single room for this trek, please choose the "Solo Traveller" option during your booking.
Local flights: No local flight is included in the trek´s price!
The 2 day Inca Trail with Camping involves a walk of 16 km to Machu Picchu, passing through spectacular landscapes of mountains and cloud forest. You’ll also visit Inca archaeological sites along the route, such as Chachabamba, Choquesuysuy and the amazing Winaywayna Complex. Then, of course, you’ll have a full-day tour of Machu Picchu, the last parade for our 2 day Inca Trail with Camping, with plenty of time to explore the site on your own, to take photographs and contemplate this magical place.
This 2 day Inca Trail with Camping is preferred by many travelers, because it complements their trek, strengthening the contact with nature and allowing them enjoy a real adventure during their trip.
2 day Inca Trail with Camping: Spend a night in the camping with a tent, inflatable sleeping bag. Our cooker will prepare all the food (Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast) and the porters will carry your personal belongings and camping equipment. You need to walk only with your water, jacket, sunblock and daypack.
Our 2 day Inca Trail with Camping offers you:
Short Inca Trail Trek: Spend a night in the hotel; you will have a private room with bath. Lunch will be served around Wiñay Wayna ruins (Box lunch) and dinner will be in the best restaurant in the town of Aguas Calientes. Breakfast will be enjoyed at your hotel the next morning. You need to carry your clothes along the trail. The second day you can leave your personal belongings in your hotel and you can walk up to Machu Picchu with your water.
This tour offers you: