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$ 2382

Inca Rivers Trek - Choquequirao to Machu Picchu

Trekking  +  walking
Trekking + walking
min $ 2382
Per person
Tour details
Destinations: Choquequirao
Guide language: English
Price: min $ 2382
Duration: 15 days
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Stunning views of snow-covered Andean peaks, ancient cloud forest, abundant wildflowers and the Inca ruins of Choquequirao are just some of the highlights of this outstanding trek. Our route follows a mountain traverse between two sacred Inca rivers - to the west the Apurimac and to the east the Urubamba. These mighty rivers are the main tributaries of the Amazon. Between them lies the great Vilcabamba Mountain Range - the last stronghold of the Inca Empire. Unique to this area is the spectacular 'lost' ruins of Choquequirao. Built by the Incas in the 15th century, like Machu Picchu, it became lost in high jungle which engulfed the ruins until being rediscovered in the early 20th century. A day is set aside to explore this impressive site before continuing our trek to the Inca site at Patallacta which provides a stunning and rarely seen view of our final destination - Machu Picchu.
Undertake a remote and unique trek along the spectacular Vilcabamba Mountain Range between two sacred Inca Rivers & enjoy 3 hearty meals a day on trek prepared by our cook
Explore the magnificent and remote ‘lost’ Inca ruins of Choquequirao, and experience an incredible and very rarely seen view of Machu Picchu against dramatic mountains from the Inca site at Patallacta
Discover ancient Machu Picchu as the sun rises
Take in the historic city of Cusco, the royal capital of the Inca Empire
Embark on scenic walk in the Sacred Valley to view ancient Inca salt pans
Day 1
Arrive Cusco
Day 2
In Cusco, sightseeing
Day 3
Tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas
Day 4
Second day in the Sacred Valley of the Incas
Day 5
Drive to Trailhead at Capuliyoc to start trek
Day 6
Trek to Playa Rosalinda and continue to Choquequirao
Day 7
Full day exploring Choquequirao
Day 8
Trek Choquequirao to Pinchi Unuyoc
Day 9
Trek Pinchi Unuyoc to Maizal
Day 10
Trek Maizal to Yanama
Day 11
Trek Yanama to Totora
Day 12
Trek Totora to Lucmabamba
Day 13
Trek Lucmabamba to Patallacta and train to Aguas Calientes
Day 14
Visit Machu Picchu
Day 15
In Cusco, trip concludes
What's not included
All tour descriptions and conditions are given in accordance with the information of Worldexpeditions
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