Salkantay Trek & Machu Picchu

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: SPST

From: £495.20

Salkantay has been dubbed the most spectacular peak in the Peruvian Andes. On this trip, you’ll trek in the shadows of this impressive mountain, interact with its inhabitants, and explore its forgotten ruins. Catch the train to Aguas Calientes for an early-morning visit to Machu Picchu.

Day 1 Cusco

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Cusco/Wayraqmachay (1B, 1L, 1D)

Depart Cusco and transfer to the start of the trail to begin the Salkantay Trek. Stunning views and Inca ruins fill the days as you hike past the striking peaks of Salkantay, Humantay, and Ausangate, among others. Traverse high passes the highest point reaching 4,600m (15,092 ft) before descending into valleys nestled in the mountains. Spend the nights camping under the stars. Enjoy the spectacular mountain scenery and breathtaking views as the trek descends from the heights of the Andes to the lush subtropics surrounding Machu Picchu.

Day 3 Wayraqmachay/Sahuayaco (1B, 1L, 1D)

Continue the trek downhill, passing through the town of Collpabamba on the way to Chaullay. Hike along the Sahuayaco River through lush cloud forest to your campsite for the evening, Playa Sahuayaco.

Day 4 Sahuayaco/Aguas Calientes (1B, 1L)

Hike to the Inca site Llactapata, where you can catch your first glimpse of Machu Picchu. Catch the train in the afternoon to Aguas Calientes.

Day 5 Aguas Calientes/Cusco (1B)

Enjoy a guided tour of Machu Picchu. Optional visit to the Inca Bridge and return to Cusco in the evening where the tour ends upon arrival.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
25/09/2018 29/09/2018 8 £619.00
30/09/2018 04/10/2018 10 £619.00
07/10/2018 11/10/2018 5 £619.00
09/10/2018 13/10/2018 9 £619.00
14/10/2018 18/10/2018 6 £619.00
16/10/2018 20/10/2018 10 £619.00
21/10/2018 25/10/2018 0 £619.00
23/10/2018 27/10/2018 7 £619.00
28/10/2018 01/11/2018 8 £619.00
04/11/2018 08/11/2018 4 £619.00
11/11/2018 15/11/2018 1 £619.00
18/11/2018 22/11/2018 2 £619.00
25/11/2018 29/11/2018 11 £526.15
02/12/2018 06/12/2018 12 £526.15
09/12/2018 13/12/2018 0 £619.00
16/12/2018 20/12/2018 10 £619.00
23/12/2018 27/12/2018 10 £619.00
30/12/2018 03/01/2019 16 £619.00
06/01/2019 10/01/2019 6 £526.15
20/01/2019 24/01/2019 16 £526.15
03/02/2019 07/02/2019 15 £526.15
17/02/2019 21/02/2019 10 £526.15
10/03/2019 14/03/2019 10 £526.15
24/03/2019 28/03/2019 10 £526.15
31/03/2019 04/04/2019 16 £526.15
07/04/2019 11/04/2019 16 £526.15
14/04/2019 18/04/2019 14 £526.15
21/04/2019 25/04/2019 16 £526.15
28/04/2019 02/05/2019 16 £526.15
30/04/2019 04/05/2019 14 £526.15
05/05/2019 09/05/2019 16 £526.15
07/05/2019 11/05/2019 16 £526.15
12/05/2019 16/05/2019 8 £526.15
14/05/2019 18/05/2019 16 £526.15
19/05/2019 23/05/2019 16 £526.15
21/05/2019 25/05/2019 16 £526.15
26/05/2019 30/05/2019 13 £526.15
28/05/2019 01/06/2019 16 £526.15
02/06/2019 06/06/2019 16 £526.15
04/06/2019 08/06/2019 16 £526.15
09/06/2019 13/06/2019 16 £526.15
11/06/2019 15/06/2019 16 £526.15
16/06/2019 20/06/2019 16 £526.15
18/06/2019 22/06/2019 16 £526.15
23/06/2019 27/06/2019 14 £526.15
25/06/2019 29/06/2019 16 £526.15
30/06/2019 04/07/2019 16 £526.15
02/07/2019 06/07/2019 16 £526.15
07/07/2019 11/07/2019 16 £526.15
09/07/2019 13/07/2019 16 £526.15
14/07/2019 18/07/2019 16 £526.15
16/07/2019 20/07/2019 16 £526.15
21/07/2019 25/07/2019 16 £526.15
23/07/2019 27/07/2019 16 £526.15
28/07/2019 01/08/2019 16 £526.15
30/07/2019 03/08/2019 16 £526.15
04/08/2019 08/08/2019 16 £526.15
06/08/2019 10/08/2019 16 £526.15
11/08/2019 15/08/2019 16 £526.15
13/08/2019 17/08/2019 16 £526.15
18/08/2019 22/08/2019 16 £526.15
20/08/2019 24/08/2019 16 £526.15
25/08/2019 29/08/2019 16 £526.15
27/08/2019 31/08/2019 16 £526.15
01/09/2019 05/09/2019 16 £526.15
03/09/2019 07/09/2019 16 £526.15
08/09/2019 12/09/2019 16 £526.15
10/09/2019 14/09/2019 16 £526.15
15/09/2019 19/09/2019 16 £526.15
17/09/2019 21/09/2019 16 £526.15
22/09/2019 26/09/2019 16 £526.15
24/09/2019 28/09/2019 16 £526.15
29/09/2019 03/10/2019 16 £526.15
06/10/2019 10/10/2019 8 £526.15
08/10/2019 12/10/2019 16 £526.15
13/10/2019 17/10/2019 16 £526.15
15/10/2019 19/10/2019 16 £526.15
20/10/2019 24/10/2019 16 £526.15
22/10/2019 26/10/2019 16 £526.15
27/10/2019 31/10/2019 16 £526.15
03/11/2019 07/11/2019 16 £526.15
05/11/2019 09/11/2019 16 £526.15
10/11/2019 14/11/2019 16 £526.15
17/11/2019 21/11/2019 16 £526.15
24/11/2019 28/11/2019 16 £526.15
01/12/2019 05/12/2019 16 £526.15
08/12/2019 12/12/2019 16 £526.15
15/12/2019 19/12/2019 16 £526.15
22/12/2019 26/12/2019 16 £526.15
29/12/2019 02/01/2020 16 £526.15

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