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Salcantay Base Camp to Machu Picchu Trek - World Expeditions
15 days

Salcantay Base Camp to Machu Picchu Trek

From Lima to Lima
Tour Operator:
World Expeditions
Max group size:
14
Age range:
16 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
30685
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US $2,299
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Start and end in Lima! With the hiking & trekking tour Salcantay Base Camp to Machu Picchu Trek, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Lima, Peru and 5 other destinations in Peru. Salcantay Base Camp to Machu Picchu Trek includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Lima
  2. Day 2: Fly to Cusco
  3. Day 3: In Cusco, sightseeing
  4. Day 4: To Sacred Valley of the Incas
  5. Day 5: In Sacred Valley of the Incas
  6. Day 6: Drive to Mollepata, commence trek (trekking approx 5-6hrs ,10-12km)
  7. Day 7: Trek up the valley between Salcantay and Humantay (trekking approx 6hrs ,10km)
  8. Day 8: Trek over Incachiriasca pass to Acobamba (trekking approx 6-7hrs ,10-12km)
  9. Day 9: Descend to Paucarcancha and up to the village of Q’esca (trekking approx 7-8hrs ,10km)
  10. Day 10: Trek over the Ancascocha Pass (trekking approx 6-7hrs ,10-12km)
  11. Day 11: Descend to the Sacred Valley at Chilca (trekking approx 5-6hrs ,10-12km)
  12. Day 12: Trek to Machu Picchu (trekking approx 6hrs ,10km)
  13. Day 13: Explore Machu Picchu, return to Cusco
  14. Day 14: Cusco - free day
  15. Day 15: Drive to Cusco airport, trip concludes
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
8 nights
Camping
6 nights

Reviews About This Operator

  • Michelle
    August 24, 2019
    Sandaval lake was an ideal location to experience our first trip to the amazon. Our guide, Soledad was knowledgeable,accomodating and filled with passion and commitment for the rainforest and went above and beyond to make our experience a fantastic one.... Show more
  • Jie
    October 07, 2018
    We are a family of 3 including a 12-year old boy who wanted to hike portions of the Inca trail but not for four days. This itinerary allows us to acclimate to the high altitude in and around Cusco, introduced us to various ruins and villages around... Show more
  • Kirit
    September 25, 2017
    World Expeditions organized a 20 day tour of Peru for our group of 31. Some were hiker types, some like it laid back. Most of us are vegetarians so much thanks to World Expeditions for taking care of our various needs. We had a truly great trip, thanks... Show more

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15 days
Salcantay Base Camp to Machu Picchu Trek
From Lima to Lima
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