Day 1. Cusco – Km.104 – Chachabamba – Wiñayhuayna – Aguas Calientes
Hatun Inti Classic
Distance: 12 km approx. (6 hrs)
Altitude: between 2,100 and 2,650 meters above sea level
You will be picked up between 3.00 am and 5.00 am from your hotel (depending on the train schedule), in Ollantaytambo you will board the train towards Km 104, the spot from where you will start your Inca Trail trek. After approximately 3 hours of walking, you will have time to visit the Wiñay Wayna complex and there will be a guided tour of the area. The trek will pause briefly for lunch before completing the trek to Machu Picchu. Here you will go down to Aguas Calientes for dinner by bus and an overnight stay.
Day 2. Aguas Calientes- Machu Picchu – Cusco
End of the Tour
Distance: 8km approx.
Altitude: between 2,040 and 2,423 above sea level
After breakfast, you will be driven to Machu Picchu by bus. You will have the chance to immerse yourself in the mysticism of the ruins and admire the sunrise from the top of Machu Picchu. This experience will forever be etched in your memory every time you think of Peru and the lost city of the Incas. After your guided tour of Machu Picchu, you will have plenty of free time to take pictures and fully embrace the sights and sounds. If you wish to climb Huayna Picchu, please let us know in advance as numbers are limited to 400 people per day. In the afternoon, you will return to Aguas Calientes and board the train back to Ollantaytambo. Then back to Cusco to spend the night at your hotel.