Day 1: Driving to Patabamba village and Hike to Huchuy Qosqo
Day 2: Crossing the Tauca pass & Descending to Tauca village, Chinchero
Day 3: Urquillos inca trail, PocPoc waterfall & train to Aguas Calientes
Day 4: Visit Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes – Back to Cusco
From Your Hotel of Cusco.
6 am, after breakfast at your hotel.
We will pick you up at your hotel at 6 am in our private transport will take you to the village of Patabamba (3800 m / 12,467 feet), just 1 hour from Cusco. Here we will meet our support staff, then begin a gentle walk uphill for the next 2 hours until we reach the highest point of the trek (4,200 masl / 13,779 ft.). From there we will have incredible views of the mountains, valleys, and snow-capped mountains surrounding. Then we will descend to the community of Pucamarca where we stop for lunch and short rest.
After lunch, our descending hike continues by an original section of the Inca Trail for 2 hours approximately until the Incan site of Huchuy Qosqo. Hereafter a short break, we are going to explore the place little by little, and the guide is going to explain all about this beautiful site.
Finally, still, we need to walk 10 minutes more to the local home where we overnight in a comfortable rustic room and to enjoy our dinner.
After our nutritious breakfast, at 7.00 am we begin our hike in ascent the most difficult section of the all trail with direction to the pass of Pucakjasa to 4390 masl, this hike is for 3 hours approximately (during the journey if time allows, will visit the Qorococha lake), once we reach the pass of Pucakjasa, we will have incredible views of the mountains, valleys and free time to celebrate our conquer eating our snack.
Later, we will begin to descend to the village of Tauca for approximately 2 hours where we will have a delicious lunch. Once we start our hike little by little appears amazing views of more snow peaks, lagoons, and shepherds. After the amazing lunch and well-deserved rest, we continue our hike close by the Piuray lagoon in direction of the village of Chinchero where we will spend the night in a family home, during the night will be part of the Pachamama ceremony and see the Inca constellations.
If you wish so, after breakfast we will be able to be part of the process of Andean textiles, and then we will start our downhill hike for 4 hours through the original Inca trail towards the town of Urquillos. During the journey, we visit the amazing waterfall of PocPoc, then continue through the valley until arriving at the town of Urquillos for Lunch
After lunch and exploring the village we continue our trip in our car to Ollantaytambo to take the train with direction to Aguas Calientes, where we will spend the night at the chosen hotel.
Note: if you Prefer we can end the service going back to Cusco city today.
This is the big day, today we will get up very early to take one of the first buses to the citadel of Machu Picchu, and thus be able to have an appropriate guided tour through the archaeological park for about 2 hours, avoiding big crowds, after this you will have free time to explore before returning to the village for lunch, and take the train with direction to Ollantaytambo from where a van will drive you to Cusco.
Here is What is Included in the price.
The Huchuy Qosqo & Urquillos Trek can leave on any day of the week, from March to January. we dont leave on february because rain a lot.
The departured are 100% guaranted, because we operate since two travelers.
Group Service Price:
$ 640.00 US$ 500 per person.
Required Deposit: To book, you need to make a pre payment of US$ 220.00 per person by PayPal.
Please after deposit send us to email@example.com the transfer number. Only with this we will be able to confirm your pre payment and reservation of the trek.
Balance: it is US$ 300.00, the remaining balance can be paid online by Paypal in advance, or in Cusco at briefing with cash (recommend) .
Notice: If your are going to pay the balance with credit or debit car is a charges 5%. that have to be covered by the clients, this tax is jus for the remaining balance, or can be pay in Cusco with cash without tax before estar the tour.
!If you wish you can book this tour in private service only for your group, for that contact us.!
On this tour the last night will be spent in the town of Aguas Calientes before visiting Machu Picchu. For which we include a three star hotel with double, triple or triple rooms.
If you want to upgrade the quality of the hotel or prefer a single room, there will be an additional cost.
Here are some intens that you can include in this tour if you don’t have them, here are the rental prices.
These Mountains can be visited after finishing the guided tour of the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.
These extensions you can include to your tour, each one needs an additional day.