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Salkantay Trek 5 Days/4 Nights

Cusco, Peru

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Salkantay Trek is one of the best alternatives that will allow you to visit Machu Picchu, after 5 days and 4 nights in a 73 kilometers route. It is a great adventure that will allow you to appreciate high and massive mountains, exuberant vegetation, streams, rivers and more. It also includes thermal waters that will help you relax your body after the physical effort of walking. You can also enjoy some snow at one of the highest points of the road, 4,650 m above sea level. Finally, on the last day we will have the great guided tour of Machu Picchu.

What's Included

  • 4x Breakfast
  • 4x Dinner
  • 4x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 5 nights
  • Briefing the day before of your tour in your hotel
  • Transport from your hotel in Cusco to Mollepata.
  • Professional bilingual guide (Spanish and English).
  • High quality camping equipment (tent for 2 persons), eating tent with table and chairs.
  • First-aid kit
  • Entrance fees to Machu Picchu.
  • Train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo and bus to Cusco.
  • Entry/Admission - Humantay Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Salkantay Trek
  • Sleeping bag (there is the possibility of renting one +25 USD)
  • Breakfast at the first day and lunch on the last day in Aguas Calientes.
  • Bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (24 USD)
  • Zipline in Santa Teresa (optional activity: +30 usd).

What To Expect


Day 1: Cusco – Mollepata – Soraypampa

Stop At: Mollepata, Mollepata, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
We will leave Cusco at 04:30 on bus, until Mollepata, a nearly 2:30-hour journey. After breakfast we start the uphill hike towards Cruzpata (3.100 meters above sea level), on a light slope where we can see many typical plants, native birds, the Apurimac river canyon (which is one of the deepest in Peru), and a villagers’ irrigation waterway, We’ll have lunch in Cruzpata and relax in our first

The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from any hotel, hostel or airbnb in Cusco.

Departure time

5:00 AM


Cusco, Peru


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Written Reviews (4)

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Amazing experience, 5 days hiking...

alimalk75 | Nov 2020

Amazing experience, 5 days hiking from the snow to tropical weather! Definitely recommended! Good opportunity to test and challenge yourself!

My boyfriend and I had...

AnnaLacsan | Jul 2020

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time trekking with Inca Machu Picchu Tours! Our guides Rodrigo and Carlos were fantastic, they were able to get us through our trek safely. The Salkantay Trek was very physically challenging, but the views and

Mis amigos y Yo realizamos...

mariadC3304ME | Aug 2020

Mis amigos y Yo realizamos el tour de Salkantay Trek con Inca Machu Picchu Tours por la recomendacion de unos amigos cercanos la experiencia de inicio a fin fue increible, nuestro asistente de viajes fue Yang quien nos acompaño tambien durante el

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


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