SALKANTAY TREK 5D/4N
The Salkantay Trek 5-days tour is a once in a life-time journey and one of the most beautiful trek’s in the Peruvian Andes. Enjoy some of the most stunning sights along the Salkantay Trek, including the Humantay Lagoon and a campsite right by the base of the prominent Apu Salkantay.
Discover the awe-inspiring beauty of the Salkantay Trail, a hidden gem in the Andes. This off-the-beaten-path trek takes you through breathtaking landscapes, majestic mountain peaks, and authentic Peruvian villages. Our guided tours offer an unforgettable journey, allowing you to connect with nature and immerse yourself in the rich culture of the region. Experience the Salkantay Trail like never before, where each step unveils a new wonder and the spirit of adventure awaits.
Begin a transformative odyssey through the breathtaking landscapes of the Peruvian Andes with the iconic 5 daySalkantay Trek. This trek is a once in a life-time journey and one of the most beautiful trek’s in the Peruvian Andes, where you’ll enjoy some of the most stunning sights along the way.
Day 1 kicks off with a journey to the trailhead, where the trek begins amid verdant valleys. Marvel at the azure beauty of the Humantay Lagoon before settling into a campsite with a panoramic view of the imposing Apu Salkantay. The next day, you’ll ascent towards the Salkantay Pass, standing at a formidable 15,200 feet, and witness the ethereal beauty of the snow-capped peaks in the high-altitude meadows.
Day 3 will take you towards the Inca Trail, tracing the footsteps of ancient civilizations before camping beside the roaring Salkantay River. On Day 4, the trail unfolds to showcase a mosaic of ecosystems. Here, you can trek through cloud forests, catching glimpses of native flora and fauna. As the journey climaxes, you’ll reach the Sun Gate, where Machu Picchu reveals itself in all its glory.
The final day encapsulates the awe-inspiring descent to Aguas Calientes, a town nestled at the foot of Machu Picchu. Savor a celebratory farewell before boarding the train back to Cusco, cherishing the memories of a once-in-a-lifetime Salkantay adventure.
¿WHAT IS INCLUDED?
- Pick up at your hotel.
- Private bus to Palccoyo (round trip).
- Professional tour guide (English and Spanish).
- 1 breakfast, 1 lunch (buffet).
- First aid kit.
- Oxygen tank.
¿WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
- Alcoholic beverages and others not mentioned in the list.
- Rain poncho (can be purchased anywhere in town or along the trail).
- Entrance fee.
- Backpack, warm clothing (scarf, sweaters, raincoat, gloves)
- Hiking boots
- Walking sticks
- Rain poncho
- Sun hat + sunglasses.
- Toilet paper and hand sanitizer.
- Camera and extra film and batteries
- Personal medical kit