INKA JUNGLE TRIP VIA LLACTAPATA 4D / 3N

The Inca Jungle Tour is a trek which combines adventure sports such as mountain biking, rafting, zip lining and hiking over a 4 day route, ending at Machupicchu and Huaynapicchu.

This trip was built for an intrepid tourist who likes adrenaline; along the trip we will see spectacular, beautiful, and breath-taking scenery, one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. There are ancient remains on the way connecting te the sacred cityt of Machupicchu at an altitude of 2,430 metres / 7,970 ft, and remain a shining symbol of Inca civilization and culture. Most archaeologists believe that Machu Picchu was built as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacuti.

The Inka Jungle Trek is the preferred tour for young and average people from all over the world who come to Cusco in search of adventure and extreme sports.  As a Tour Operator in Cusco we offer a specialized service, with an exclusive route, qualified guides (fluent in English, and with vast local knowledge), high quality downhill mountain bikes, and the safest options for rafting and zip lining.  We recommend our clients to reserve their tour in advance in order to confirm all the entrance fees to Machupicchu and our train ticket.


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INKA JUNGLE TRIP 4D / 3N

The tour begins at 6 AM with a pick-up location that is set during your meeting with us in our office the day beforehand. From the pick-up location, we will continue in our private van for 3 hours until we arrive to the Malaga Pass (4,316 meters above sea level) (14,160 feet above sea level).

This is where we begin our bicycle tour down the mountain. Your guide will give a quick informational briefing and provide all riders with the appropriate safety gear before the 3-hour mountain decent (about 34 miles or 55 km) to the town of Huamanmarca. From there, we continue our journey by bus for approximately 30 minutes until we reach the town of Santa Maria, where we have our first lunch and spend the first night in a basic hostel. During this part of the journey, you will experience the beauty of the snow-capped mountains and their fast-changing climate from a dry cold to a humid heat.  Upon arrival to Santa Maria, you will have the option to go rafting (level III and IV, during April-November) in the Urubamba River, which crosses through part of the jungle.  The rafting price (100 Soles) is not included in the tour.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, basic hostel (4 person max per room)

After a delicious breakfast, we will begin our first day of the trekking course to Santa Teresa at 6 AM. The first 2 hours of our tour is an ascent, but there will be various stops in order to learn a bit more about the rich variety of flora and fauna that can be found in the region we are in.

One of these stops will be a family house where we will rest for 20 minutes and supply ourselves with more water and some regional tropical fruit. After resting for a bit, we will cross a section of the Inca Trail that historically connected Machupicchu with the city of Vilcabamba. Here, our guide will explain a bit more about the history of the Incas, as well as the system of communication that existed during that time. At this point, we will also see one of the most impressive views in all of the Huancarccasa Canyon. Afterwards, we will descend to the small town of Quellomayo where we will stop to eat lunch and rest in the near-by hammocks. We then continue 2 more hours on foot to the thermal baths of Cocalmayo, where you will have plenty of time to enjoy the naturally heated water of the baths.  After bathing, we will continue on to the final destination of the day, Santa Teresa, and spend our second night in a basic hostel. 

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, basic hostel (4 person max per room)

After breakfast, we will learn a bit about the coffee cultural tour by our Local farmer who is going to explain in a better way how this people harvest the product this tour is going to last 2 hours at the end we are going to taste the organic coffee of Cusco region: after this experience we are going to take our ancient Inca trail that was connection in the Incan time to Machupicchu, this trail is about 3 hour up and 2.30 min down. Once we will get the summit will be possible to see Machupicchu city from far away.

Arriving to Aobamba Valley until we reach the Intihuatana sector, where we pass a government control post and continue the trek. Lunch will be included along the path and we will have the opportunity to see a series of waterfalls and admire the majesty of the mountains surrounding Machupicchu and Haynapicchu. Here you will also have the opportunity to see an astronomical sundial used by the Incans, as well as other constructions such of the Incan citadel of Machupicchu. After 3 hours of walking, we will arrive in Aguas Calientes alongside the train tracks that lead to the small town. 

Breakfast, Lunch, dinner.

This is the most important day of the tour – the day that we arrive to one of the 7 Wonders of the World. Our last day of the tour begins very early in the morning in order to be able to watch the sun rise over the Incan citadel of Machupicchu. We begin the ascent from Aguas Calientes to Machupicchu at 4:30 AM, with the option of hiking the 1,500 Incan steps or paying a $12 bus fare to reach the citadel.

Once inside the park, your guide will provide a 2-hour tour of the ruins and most important temples within the ancient city. Afterwards, you will be free to explore Machupicchu yourself and maybe even hike Huaynapicchu or Machupicchu Mountain (previous reservations are needed with two months of anticipation, plus a fee of $15. There are only 400 entrance tickets per day to climb these two mountains). On your own time, you will need to return to Aguas Calientes (via stairs or bus) in order to take a return train to Ollantaytambo or Cusco. 

This program includes

  • Private Tour Guide
  • The coolest T-shirts from our company.
  • Private car to Santa Maria or biking point
  • Bikes and  full Safety Equipment
  • All meals except the last day 04 (3 Breakfast, 3 Lunches and 3 Dinners).
  • 3 Nights Accommodations (Santa Maria, Santa Teresa and Aguas Calientes).
  • An Experienced, bilingual “Adventure Guide”.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu.  
  • Guided Tour in and around  Machu Picchu
  • Train back from Aguas calientes to Ollantaytambo

Does not Include

  • Last lunch in Machu Pichu
  • (Huaynapicchu plus: $15 dollars booking two months in advance)
  • Extra drinks
  • Tips for our Guide

What do you need to bring

  • Small backpack.
  • A polar jacket or fleese. 
  • Good trekking shoes or boots
  • Rain poncho (or Rain Jacket) 
  • Bathing Suit, Sandals and towels
  • Insect repellent
  • T-Shirts and Shorts
  • Sun block, Sun glasses and hat
  • Flashlight
  • Personal Medicine
  • Original passport.
  • Walking pools

Optional Extras

  • Please bring your passport and the immigration slip you received upon your arrival to Peru.
  • Cash is the only acceptable form of payment (Dollars or Soles). The type of change (Dollars or Soles) given for payments made in Soles will be determined by the Agency.

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