Machu Picchu Hiking Trip

Machu Picchu Hiking Trip

Join the Legit Trips experience as we travel to Machu Picchu and take you on an amazing hike along the Salkantay Trail. This is one of our most popular trips that provides an immersive experience to travel on foot through place and time with local guides to one of the new Seven Wonders of the Modern World.

Here are our best resources for what we’ve learned about the trek and how you can prepare:

🏔5 Things you need to know before Hiking Machu Picchu

How to prepare for, minimize and avoid Altitude Sickness

🏔What to Pack for Machu Picchu- Tips from our Trekkers

 

TRIP ITINERARY:

DAY 1 & 2 -Arrivals to Cusco: private transfer waiting for you at the airport.
2 Acclimatization Days for altitude adjustment. Group Dinner on Night 1 in Cusco. Trek Briefing on Night 2.

DAY 3 – The Trek Begins!
MOLLEPATA -CHALLACANCHA – SORAYPAMPA (HUMANTAY LAKE)
Overnight in Sky Domes on trail

DAY 4: SORAYPAMPA- SALKANTAY PASS- WAYRACPUNKU- CHAULLAY
Overnight in Andean Huts on trail

DAY 5: CHAULLAY- COLLPAPAMPA- LA PLAYA- LUCMABAMBA
Overnight in Jungle Domes on trail

DAY 6: LUCMABAMBA| LLACTAPATA – WATERFALLS AT HIDROELECTRICA – AGUAS CALIENTES
Overnight in Aguas Calientes hotel. Optional visit to Hot Springs

DAY 7: THE MOST IMPORTANT DAY – MACHU PICCHU!
Touring Machu Picchu with a 2.5hr guided tour
Plus addtional 3 hours exploring on your own
Bus & Train back to Cusco. Overnight in Cusco Hotel

DAY 8: Departures from Cusco

For more details on this trip, check out our trip page here: MACHU PICCHU

Check out our TRIP VIDEO for more insight into what to expect on the trip!

$650.00$1,995.00

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