Salkantay Trekking to Machu Picchu 5 Days


Salkantay Trekking to Machu Picchu 5 Days

Price per person: US$ 290.00

Trekking Salkantay Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 05 Days

Day 01: Cusco – Mollepata – Soraypampa.

Early in the morning we pick up from the Hotel to go to MOLLEPATA, where we will locate our team of muleteers and prepare our camping equipment. On the route we will appreciate the snow-capped SALKANTAY from our departure in Cusco, observing ecological floors, valleys, and the snow-capped mountains SORAY, TUCARWAY, UMATAY, in addition to the abundant flora and fauna that the area offers; We will cross towns like CRUZPATA and SILK’ACANCHA to reach SORAYPAMPA, the place of our first camp.

Day 02: Soraypampa – Challway.

Breakfast and restart of the walk through SALKANTAYPAMPA and continue our ascending route to find the SALKANTAY-UMATAY PASS (4,600 meters above sea level), a place from where we can appreciate the snow-capped mountains in their total splendor, then we descend towards HUAYRACPAMPA, and then to the jungle area of CHALLWAY, a section that offers us a great variety of flora and fauna as well as spectacular landscape views. Location of our second camp. If we make good progress on the walk we will arrive at Colpapampa where thermal baths are also located.

Day 03: Challway – Sawayaku.

It is a spectacular day for all the experiences we can live; After breakfast we restarted our adventure, entering further into the jungle along the course of the SANTA TERESA RIVER, finding beautiful waterfalls, hot springs, oroyas to cross, and take a dip; finally we will arrive at SAWAYAKU. Location of our camp near the place called LA PLAYA.

Day 04: Sawayaku – Llactapata – Aguas Calientes.

After breakfast, we continue our route appreciating some fruit species, coca, coffee and other plantations; At the same time we will make an effort to climb towards LLACTAPATA to have some views of MACHU PICCHU and the surrounding area; and then descend towards the HYDROELECTRIC where we board the train heading to AGUAS CALIENTES, where we will rest in a hostel that has all the basic amenities.

Day 05: Aguas Calientes – Machupicchu – Cusco.

At 5:20am we ascend to MACHU PICCHU to be able to explore with our guide in an average of two hours and measure the entire Inca citadel; visiting the main square, temple of the condor, intihuatana, mortar room, temple of the three windows and other important centers. Then we will have free time for other suggested activities such as: going up to WAYNAPICCHU, or going down to the town of Aguas Calientes to relax or enjoy the thermal baths there. Then take our train back to the city of Cusco.


  • Pick up from your Hotel in Cusco.
  • Transportation Cusco – Mollepata.
  • Professional guide (Spanish English).
  • Food: 04 breakfasts, 04 lunches, 04 dinners.
  • Camping and cooking equipment.
  • Muleteers and horses for camping equipment and food.
  • Chef.
  • Oxygen and first aid kit.
  • 01 night of lodging in Aguas Calientes.
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
  • Expedition train ticket Aguas Calientes – Ollantaytambo.
  • Bus transportation from Ollanta to Cusco.


  • Personal expenses or tips.
  • Sleeping bag.
  • First breakfast and last lunch.

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