Salkantay classic trek to Machu Picchu 5 days

Salkantay classic trek Overview

The Salkantay classic trek is probably the most popular alternative route to the Inca Trail that Cusco has to offer.

These 5 days and 4 nights hike to Machupicchu has a breathtaking landscape that crosses from the snowcapped peaks to the rain forest. The tour starts in Cusco city with a transportation until Mollepata town where the hike starts until arriving at the first campsite located close to the famous Humantay Lake, the second day is the biggest day where will cross the Salkantay Pass 15000 fts, the campsite is located in the cloud forest, the next day will be all the time in the forest with a totally different landscape and view, the next day is the arrival to Aguas Calientes town where you will spend a night in one of our hotels to finally get Machu Picchu on the last day before coming back to Cusco.

First day: Cusco – Mollepata – Soraypampa Camp Site.
Second day: Soraypampa Camp Site – Colpapampa Camp Site.
Third-Day:  Salkantay Hike, Colpapampa – Playa Sahuayacu Camp Site.
Fourth day: Salkantay Hike, Playa Sahuayacu – Llaqtapata – Aguas Calientes.
Fifth day: Salkantay Hike, Machupicchu Tour – Train back to Cusco.

Detailed itinerary of Salkantay classic trek

Our Salkantay Classic trek included

Professional, bilingual tour guide.
Assistant guide.
Pick up from the hotel.
Return transportation (bus to start of trail and tourist train back to Ollanta).
Entrance fee to Machu Picchu.
1 Bus ticket up to the Machu Picchu world heritage site.
4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4-afternoon snacks (hot drinks, biscuits, and popcorn) and 3 dinners. If you have a dietary request such as vegetarian food please let us know.
Dining tent with tables and chairs.
Chef
4 man tents are provided for 2 people only.
Sleeping mattresses.
Horseman and mules (they carry cooking and camping equipment)
1 night’s accommodation in Aguas Calientes.
Extra oxygen.
First-Aid kit.
A spare blanket per tent.
Toilet tent
Hot portable shower

Not Included but you can get from us

Entrances to Huayna Picchu Mountain (need to book in advance)
Entrances to Machu Picchu Mountain (need to book in advance)
Sleeping Bag
Walking sticks

What is not included:

Breakfast on Day 1 and lunch and dinner on Day 5
Water, (during the first 4 hours, after that, our team will provide you)
Tips
Travel Insurance – you are strongly recommended to take out travel insurance for the duration of your trip.
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Laundry.
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