Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

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Quick Overview

Hike the last stretch of the world famous Inca Trail to the World Wonder of Machu Picchu as you take in the authentic highlights of Peru on this customizable adventure. If you’re short on time but still want the experience of hiking part of the Inca Trail this is one of the most rewarding challenges where you will get to witness sunrise at the other-worldly site of Machu Picchu. You’ll take in the beauty of the Sacred Valley and the Inca Capital of Cusco which is an equally rewarding experience for both history buffs and casual visitors.

Itinerary Brief

Days 1-2

Arrival in Lima

  • Travel day to Peru, the evening at leisure in Lima
  • Airport assistance to welcome you.
  • Overnight at the airport hotel.

In case you have a late night arrival and an early morning departure it will be more convenient to stay at the airport hotel in Lima, which is located in front of the terminal. Our local representative will welcome you and escort you to the hotel. Once you’ve settled and checked in to your accommodation we recommend resting and getting ready for your next adventure.

Days 2-7

Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

  • 3 nights in Cusco, 1 night in the Sacred Valley, 1 night at Machu Picchu.
  • Hike along the final stretch of the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu!
  • Explore ancient Inca history and culture of Cusco & the Sacred Valley.

Cusco was the historical Capital of the Inca Empire and the UNESCO World Heritage Site is the perfect place to acclimatize to the altitude and explore the city’s Inca culture and civilization. The main reason many travelers come to this part of the world is to be able to visit the ancient Inca Citadel and World Wonder of Machu Picchu. The Incas had to walk for several days through the mountains of the Sacred Valley to reach it along what is today known as the Inca Trail. You’ll walk along the last leg of the Inca Trail for 2 days in the footsteps of the Incas. Although a shorter version of the 4-day Inca Trail, don’t underestimate it…the Inca Trail is challenging and it is difficult hiking in high altitudes. However there is no doubting that it is well worth the effort and as you arrive to the top of Machu Picchu you’ll be lost for words as you stand there and stare at one of the most beautiful manmade Wonders of the World…there really is no other experience like it on Earth!

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