DAY 1 CHOQUEQUILLA-QORIMARKA
We start early morning and drive to Choquequilla, a small Incan ceremonial site. From here a short drive will take us to Rafqa, where we will start to hike and meet our horsemen that will join us during our hike. Then after approximately 1 hour hiking we will get to a small community of Socma. A further 1 hour walk will take us to Perolniyoc waterfall where we will stop for photos and a snack. From here we continue to Qorimarka Incan site to explore for about 30 minutes, then get to the base camp by lunch time.
DAY 2 PUKAQASA- CHOQUETACARPO
After an early breakfast, we start out to the top of the first pass Pukaqasa (4400m). Enjoy the views of the mountains and the valley below. Following lunch, we continue going to reach a small Incan site with amazing views of Veronica Mountain (5850m). Our campsite is at Choquetacarpo (3600m).
DAY 3 CHOQUETACARPO- CACHICATA-OLLANTAYTAMBO
Today we get to go downhill. Arriving at Cachicata quarry, we will enjoy the stone carving of the Incas, which unfortunately they could not complete due to the Spanish conquest. Around midday we arrive to Qachiqata village then onto Ollantaytambo town. We take an afternoon train to Aguas Calientes.
4TH DAY: MACHUPICCHU
Early start to Machu Picchu, means entering for the best photo opportunities. Following the guided tour, take the time to explore and wander around Machu Picchu by yourself. Make your way back down to Machupicchu Town (Aguas Calientes) for a well-deserved rest and lunch. Finally, get the train to Ollantaytambo and bus back to Cusco.
What do I need to bring?
2016 prices per person $ 675.00 USD.
Please contact us, specifying:
-Number of people in the trek
-Train service upon request: Expedition train, Vistadome train, Hiram Bingham (Luxury Orient Express)
– Students: US$ 20.00 (students require a valid International Student Identity Card. Please note that Youth Travel Cards are not valid)
– Teenagers: US$ 20.00 (up to 15 years of age, passport copy required for all bookings)
– Children: US$ 40.00 (up to 7 years of age, passport copy required for all bookings)
– Early bookings: 5% on full program price for all bookings confirmed at least 6 months in advance. This discount may not be applicable in case a promotional price is offered