Tours and Tickets

Salkantay Trek 5 Days / 4 Nights provided by Marvelous Peru

Salkantay Trek 5 Days / 4 Nights

Save
Share
Recommended by 94% of travellers
Select Date and Travellers
From
$432.49
Date
2 adults
Options
Select tour language
Low Price Guarantee
No Booking Fees
Overview
There are three main routes to Machu Picchu. There's the popular Inca Trail, the lesser traveled Lares Trek, and the one we chose, The Salkantay Trek. Each of these has a variation of days and you basically just start further up in the trail, or make a shortcut to trim off one day.
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
6 stops
Day 1
CUSCO – MOLLEPATA – SORAYPAMPA
Day 2
SORAYPAMPA – SALKANTAY PASS –...
Day 3
CHAULLAY – COLLPAPAMPA – LA...
Day 4
SANTA TERESA – HIDROELECTRYC –...
Day 5
AGUAS CALIENTES – MACHU PICCHU –...
+
Important Information
Departure Point
Marvelous Peru, Av. Arcopata 330, Cusco 08002, Peru
Duration
5 days
Return Details
Plaza San Francisco, Cusco 08002, Peru
Inclusions
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Pre-departure briefing
  • One sleeping pad per person
  • Pack animals to carry personal gear up to a maximum of 5kg per person days 1 to 4
  • Filtered boiled water from lunch time on 1st day onwards
  • Bio-degradable dishwashing detergents used by our kitchen staff
  • First-aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle
  • Machupicchu entrance fee
Exclusions
  • Lunch on the last day after the guided tour at Machu Picchu
  • Walking Sticks $15 usd one pair the all trip.
  • Sleeping bag
  • Train ticket from Aguas Calientes to ollantaytambo Then bus to cusco.
  • Entry/Admission - Salkantay Trail
Show More
Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
175Reviews
2Q&A
Traveller rating
  • 146
  • 18
  • 5
  • 3
  • 3
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Popular mentions
Ishafary C wrote a review Feb 2020
2 contributions
I did salkantay trek,with group of people,great meals,excelent guide Carlos,good English,at the office we got the most importants advices for the tour,I recomend marvelous Perú for Salkantay Tour.
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
Lucia wrote a review Feb 2020
6 contributions
Me and 3 of my friends we went for Salkantay trek with Marvelous Peru. Our guide was Marco and he was awesome! Couldn´t be happier, he gave us great informations, he was very kind and fun! Loved the food, cooks were simply amazing and we really enjoyed our time. Mountains, lakes
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
Berkay D wrote a review Feb 2020
7 contributions1 helpful vote
I am million times glad to choose Marvelous to do that 5-day harsh trekking because of both my fantastic group of friends and the best trekking guide ever; Juan Carlos!! He made all the process so easier and funnier. Thank you for all, it was the perfect time and the perfect
Read more
Date of experience: January 2020
Helpful
Share
cas wrote a review Dec 2019
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico2 contributions
For the money you pay it is a really good deal. Everything worked out fine. Especially Santiago cooked amazing and you should ask for him when booking the trip
Read more
Helpful
Share
Ada wrote a review Dec 2019
3 contributions12 helpful votes
Book with another company! Unfortunately, I had a really bad and uncomfortable experience with this company. I am a solo female traveler, and I would not recommend this company to anyone. Especially if you get Julio as a guide. The two first days we were four people in the
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
11 Helpful votes
Helpful
Share
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Marvelous Peru
pragyj
00
Best guide
We did the Inca jungle trek after the Salkantay was cancelled due to floods. AJ was our guide - he was prompt in me
Read more
Bignatious
00
Inca Jungle Trek
Amazing trip! Everyday was exciting and excelled my expectations! Our guide Rene was one of the best guides I've ev
Read more
793jacksonm
00
Salkantay Marvelous
I did the trek of my life,nice group,from the begining,we had a good feeling,with guide and cooks,we where 15 peopl
Read more
Elizababyh
00
Amazing
I booked two tours, inca Jungle 4D/3N and humantay lake. Got a good deal / discount cause I booked two. Both were w
Read more
Tessa H
00
Loved it
Eventhough the trekking is hard, I had a great time during the 5 day Salkantay trekking! We had a group of 7 people
Read more
Kmtucker94
00
Salkantay 5D/4N
We had the best time on our Salkantay trek with our fantastic guide, Juan Carlos! He answered all questions, and ev
Read more
Phil199697
00
Salz flats maras
We booked the Salt flat Tour in maras with them and everything was Well organized and Just as promised before. I ca
Read more
H4890WNjessicab
00
Salkantay Trek- 4D/3N
HIGHLY RECOMMEND! Not for you if you don’t like camping and some challenging trekking; which is made very clear dur
Read more
timgK7613EE
00
Woth it!
good food, authentic guides and stunning sceneries! Definetly worth the money, even in the rainy season. Greetings
Read more
Katie147
00
Once in a lifetime experience! Amazing guide, great food, well organised.
What an unbelievable experience! We recently completed the 4 day / 3 night Salkantay Trek with Marvellous Peru. M
Read more
melmarga
00
Great Trip
We got Marvelous recommended by a friend and actually they offered the trek for the best price. We were a group of
Read more
anniephan528
00
Great experience overall!
I did the 4 day Inca Jungle Trek with Daniel as our guide, and it was a great experience! The company in general wa
Read more
slitsas
00
Pretty good for a budget tour
Overall we had a great trip. Marco our guide was great, and if you can get him, then I would highly recommend going
Read more
laurascherer
00
Great Salkantay-Trip and visit to Machu Picchu
We were 4 people and made the 4d and 3n Salkantay-Trip. On the 4th day we visited Machu Picchu and Machu Picchu Mou
Read more
Richard H
00
Incredible guide, amazing chef and all-round great experience.
Our guide Jose was incredible! We had a group of 6 with a mix of ages and experience, and he was very patient with
Read more
Key Details
  • Mollepata, Salkantay Trail, and 3 more
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071
Frequently Asked Questions about Salkantay Trek 5 Days / 4 Nights