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Inca Jungle Trail to Machu Picchu in 4 Days

  • Hike and bike along the Inca trail to Machu Picchu

  • Visit archeological ruins with a guide

  • Witness sunrise at Machu Picchu

Inca Jungle Trail to Machu Picchu in 4 Days
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Inca Jungle Trail to Machu Picchu in 4 Days
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Set out on a hiking and biking adventure to Machu Picchu with this four-day, three-night tour along the Inca Trail. Explore archeological ruins, bike downhill for 60 kilometers, and admire mountain landscapes during the tour. On the final morning, see Machu Picchu at sunrise and set out on a guided tour of the site. Hotels and meals are included. 

What to Expect
Day 1: Cusco to Santa Maria (L, D)
You will be picked up from your Cusco hotel and be dropped off at the 4,316m high Abra Malaga. You will get your bike, receive a briefing and put on helmet and gloves and start your adventure with an experienced tour guide. You'll bike down some challenging roads,passing by amazing landscapes. You'll stop at Alfamayo after 3 hours. Enjoy a box lunch and rest for a while. Then, continue riding to Humanmarca. Have a guided tour of this archaeological site and continue descending to reach the town of Santa Maria. Enjoy dinner and rest at the holte for the night.

Day 2: Santa Maria to Santa Teresa (B, L, D)
Get up at 5:30am and have breakfast. Begin your walk heading up to Santa Rosa where you can relax for a while as you admire the landscapes. Continue your hike until you reach the real Inca Trail. You'll descent for two hours and reach the village of Qellomayo, where you will have lunch. Then, you'll end the walk passing by a river to reach Santa Teresa where you will rest for the night.

Day 3: Santa Teresa to Aguas Calientes (B, L, D)
Wake up at 7am and have breaksfast. Then take a private transport to the town of Lucmabamba which is the entrance to another Inca Trail which was discovered just a few years ago. You'll walk this part of the trail for 3.5 hours and see amazing scenery including parrots. Finally, you'll reach a breathtaking view of Machu Picchu from the top of Llactapata, flanked by the giant peak of Salkantay. Enjoy lunch here and take in the views. Then, walk down for 2 hours to reach the hydro-electric train station and take the train to Aguas Calientes. Enjoy dinner and rest for the night.

Day 4: Machu Picchu to Cusco (B, L)
Wake up early and take the first bus to Machu Picchu at 5.30am, arriving at 6am, which with luck will coincide with a beautiful sunrise!Enjoy a guided tour and then have time to explore on your own. Then, you'll head back to Aguas Calientes and catch the train to Ollantaytambo and then the bus to Cusco.
Reviews (102)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Great Experience

We did the 4 days 3 nights Jungle Trek with Reserv. Cusco between Christmas and New Years. Arturo and Guillermo came to our hostel the night prior to departure to introduce themselves and brief us on the trip which was reassuring. The tour was well...More

Thank 655karunak
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great tour with excellent tour operator

We just finished our trip Inca Jungle Trail to Machupicchu with our guide Marco . This tour was been a great experience that was attributed to the quality of service that Reserv Cusco provided . Our guide, Marco , was very knowledgeable and patience ,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank adventuroustraveler2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I made plans early, 6 months in advance, for my family to hike the Inca trail in December. I had confirmations for my four children and me and we were excited to make the trek and see Machu Picchu. Four days before departure, Arturo informed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vfeder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Incas & Paulo

It was an amazing 4 days for me to go with Paulo’s guidance! Thanks to him especially on the day of Inca jungle trail we learned a lot about the local products and how Incas lived at that time, he explained extremely well all type...More

Thank AyeG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fantastic experience .. !

We have spent the most wonderful days of the year with this excursion and this company Inca Jungle trek was spectacular . Food , accommodations & above all the organization of the company was perfect, by far very well organized thanks Reserv Cusco ...and of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Castillodjhonfrank
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13 September 2018|
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Response from Sandra I | Reviewed this property |
We did the inca jungle tour and just took one backpack with us. It's just 4 days anyways. They gave us a liter of water every day that we just put in our backpack, but it's easy to buy water along the way.
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4 September 2018|
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Response from wydadils | Reviewed this property |
On our side everything was included 🙂