Day 1: Cusco - Piscacuchu - Llulluchapampa. Transfer from the train station or by vehicle to the starting point of Inca Trail. The trail weaves through forest of eucalyptus and beautiful landscapes passing by archeological places such as: Q´ente, Pulpituyoc, Patallacta, etc. Includes: (Lunch, Dinner).
Day 2: Llulluchapampa - Qhaquicocha. Breakfast. This day can be considered the hardest, passing the Huarmi Wañusqa at 4.250 meters above the sea level. It has a beautiful panorama of Wayllabamba and Runcuraccay. Trail continues to the valley of the river Pacaymayu. Descent and visit to Sayaqmarca. Later continue until Chaquicocha, where the second camp will be set up. Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 3: Qhaquicocha - Winaywayna. Breakfast. This is the longest portion of the trail. You will appreciate Runcuracay, security control post and ritual station; Sayaqmarca, with its narrow streets, religious fountains, backyard and a surrounding protective wall. Finally we’ll reach Puyupatamarca where we will set up the camp. Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 4: Winay Wayna - Machu Picchu. It is the last part of the trail where you arrive to Intipunco (Door of the Sun), a place from where you will appreciate the view of Machu Picchu in its full majesty. Guided excursion to the spectacular Sacred City of the Incas "Machu Picchu". After the trip, transfer to Aguas Calientes town. (Lunch by its account) Back to Cuzco. Includes: (B).
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