Day 1: Cusco
You will meet your guide & transfer to your hotel followed by a half-day city sightseeing tour.
Day 2: Ollantaytambo, Llactapata, & Wayllabama
We'll depart the hotel at 4:30 a.m., transfer to the Sacred Valley & into Ollantaytambo. We’ll have time to visit the surrounding area before making our way to kilometer 82 where we’ll begin our trek. Our pace will be an acclimatization, & very soon we’ll stop at our first archaeological complex, Llactapata, at kilometer 88 (2,550 m above sea level). We’ll have 30 minutes to visit before continuing our walk to Wayllabama where we’ll camp for the night.
Day 3: Sayamarca, Phuyupatamarca, & Wiñaywayna
After breakfast, we’ll ascend to Runkurakay. We’ll visit Sayamarca, & appreciate the valleys & snow capped mountains. Further on, we’ll stop to visit the complex of Phuyupatamarca, & then descend 3 kilometers until we arrive at Wiñaywayna. We’ll visit its complex of Phuyupatamarca & camp.
Day 4: Machu Picchu & Cusco
After our early morning breakfast, we’ll walk to Intipunco, called Door of the Sun, where we’ll be able to observe the impressive Lost City of Machu Picchu. We’ll walk to the Sanctuary for a guided tour. At a suitable hour, we’ll walk down to the station & take the return train to Cusco & transfer to the hotel.
Day 5: Cusco
Transfer to the airport to return home.