New Inka Jungle Trail is one of the most enjoyable tours that you can find in the Cusco region is our Inka Jungle Tour. Over 4 days, this adventure offers you biking, rafting, zip line and trekking. We say “It is the most complete tour ever in Cusco.” It takes you direct to the lost city of the Inkas Machu Picchu by Inka Trail, your focus on the second and third day. It also takes you to different local restaurants serving delicious food with ingredients from the local region. Our guides will provide you information every day about the area, the people and communities, our culture and traditions, and our history everything you want to know about Peru.
For sure this tour is a beautiful and unforgettable experience.
DAY 1: BIKING PORTION
Cusco - Santa María : Biking 53Km (Rafting optional: 100 Soles from April- november)
DAY 2: TREKKING DAY AND RELAX IN HOT SPRINGS
Santa María - Santa Teresa: Trekking 20Km
DAY 3: LEARN ABOUT PROCESS OF ORGANIC COFFE - WALK ON INKA TRAIL NEWLY
Santa Teresa – Llactapata - Aguas Calientes : Trekking 16Km (coffe tours)
DAY 4: DISCOVER WONDER WORLD MACHUPICCHU
Day 1: Cusco - Santa María Village : Biking 53Km (Rafting optional: 100 Soles from April- November)
We will go to pick you up from your respective hostel. After collecting all the group we will leave Cusco and drive one hour and a half cross the spectacular Chinchero plateau and through the Sacred Valley to Ollantaytambo. We will stop at a small local restaurant where you can refresh yourself, get a quick meal or snack, and buy anything you may have forgotten to buy in Cusco. After this we have go back in the bus and drive another hour and a half to Abra Malaga (Malaga pass) at 4,350m.a.s.l. There we will provide you all equipment that you will need (bike, gloves, elbow pads, knee pads, and helmet), followed by a briefing by our experienced tour guide. Then we mount up for a fun ride all way down hill to Santa Maria (1,430 m). On the way you will see a lot different landscapes, panoramic views and different micro-climates. We will arrive 4-3 hours, in time for our lunch!
After lunch in Santa Maria we have a free afternoon to rest or explore the village. As an optional highlight you can choose to join the river rafting tour (100 soles). This will take you on quillabamba river for approximately 2hrs or 25 km and includes class 2 and class 3 rapids.
In the evening meals, sleep in Santa Maria.
Day 2: Santa María - Santa Teresa: Trekking 20Km
We start with a delicious breakfast and then we prepare for the trekking in the high forest. For that we need some insect repellent and sun cream, and a lot good energies to discover the flora and fauna waiting for us in this expedition. We will pass local plantations on the way to reach the authentic original Inka Trail at the highest point. On the Trail as you view spectacular landscapes and views, you will be trekking into the Inca history. Be warned this is not for people who suffer from vertigo (ask to your guide for especial help or advice to rich 20 minutes of altitude walk)
After leaving the Inca trail we have another one hour and a half to walk in the forest until arrived to Cocalmayo village where we will enjoy our delicious lunch with a local family. Then we have some nap time before trekking on again to arrive in 3 hours at the Cocalmayo Hot Springs. There you can decide with you guide how long you want splash and soak before dinner and sleep in hostel..
Day 3: Santa Teresa – Llactapata - Aguas Calientes : Trekking 16Km (coffe tours)
We begin at 6:00 am with an energizing breakfast. After this we will go on the coffe tours for one hour, this walk will be close to llactapata path, local people show how is all the proses to make coffee where you will be able to be part of this and perpetrate your own cap of coffee.
Today we will be in an even more tropical climate. We will start our day for 5 – 6 hour trek on another Inka Trail newly discovered a few year ago. We are the only one company who use this trail to take us to Machu Picchu (inka jungle). If weather its good we can see Machu Picchu and also some archeological building from summit of Llactapata. The lunch you enjoy at this spot gazing down at Machu Picchu, will be one of the unforgettable experiences you will have in this tour. After lunch we descend another 2 hours to walk 3 more hours or catch the train from Hidroelectric for the 45 minute hop to Aguas Calientes.
In the evening the whole group will have dinner together and get a briefing for the next day’s plan. Sleep in our hotel.
Day 4: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu Sanctuary - Aguas Calientes - Cusco
In the morning after breakfast at Hotel, will go up by bus 30 minutes aprox. until Machu Picchu. Once you arrive, our Guide explain and show you the most important places around the Machu Picchu Citadel, will enrich your knowledge with their Inka history.
After the guided portion of the tour, you will have some free time to explore the ruins by your self. If you want to climb Huayna Picchu, a very popular climb with spectacular views, we recommend you to book preferably three months beforehand. (There is daily limit of 400 persons per day allowed to climb, so pre-book if you don’t want to miss out. Cost: $25) The round trip walking to the peak of Huayna Picchu is about an hour and a half. It is definitely worth it for the stunning views from the top! As an alternative to the Huayna Picchu climb you can choose to visit Machu Picchu Mountain which gives the ancient Inca townsite its name. This is a new option that lets you see Machu Picchu archeological site from the highest peak. It is less crowded so you don’t have to book early. Cost: $20)
You will need to descend to Aguas Calientes in time to catch the train back to Cusco and Ollantaytambo. Train from machupicchu to ollantaytambo its about 1:45 minutes, then you need to go out of train station to get bus, after 1:30 hours you will be drop in Cusco.
SHARED GROUP SERVICE
02 Persons / $.490.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.
03 Persons / $.480.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.
04 Persons / $.460.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.
05 Persons / $.440.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.
06 Persons / $.420.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.
08 to More Persons / $.400.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS PER PERSON.
DEPARTURE DAYS ARE ACCORDING TO PASSENGER REQUEST
GROUP SIZE UP ON YOUR REQUEST for people who want a personalize and exclusive service.
All include + description down here.
Private groups include addditional services like nice train (vistadome), Hotel *** in Aguas calientes “la cabaña”, bus up and down to rich Machu Picchu, rafting in Santa Maria, Zipline in Santa Teresa, walking poles, extra food and wather along the trek.
PRICE PER ADULT PERSON $.660.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS. MINIMUN 2 PAX
PRICE PER STUDENT PERSON $.640.00 AMERICAN DOLLARS. MINIMUN 2 PAX
DEPARTURE DAYS ARE ACCORDING TO PASSENGER REQUEST.
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