Salkantay-Machu Picchu Trek

Locations: Peru.
Difficulty: 2
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Trip Cost: $1,650.00 USD

Salkantay-Machu Picchu Trek is an amazing trek thought the Andes Mountains and country side, right up to the famous and breathtaking Machu Picchu.  This is a trek for those that want to explore the mountains and area around the attraction and have some time to really get in touch with themselves and the majesty of Machu Picchu.

The Salkantay-Machu Picchu Trek shows changing landscapes.  Salkantay Trek is considered by most as being one of the two best trails to reach Machu Picchu, consequently it can has received more attention during the last few years, but not as much as some of the other trails.   The Salkantay Trek is different than some of the other treks as it is not dirty or crowded.   Due to the smaller crowds, you will see different ecosystems spreading across its different zones of altitude and climate.  The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu, runs from high valley to the mountains and descends into a lush high jungle.

Salkantay-Machu Picchu Trek:  Overview

Trip Duration: 7 days
Difficulty degree: Moderate
Accommodation: 3 nights in tent 4 nights in Hotel
Start and Final Point : Cuzco
Trek Type: Hiking Camping Archaeological and Cultural
Place to Visit: Soraypampa , Aguas Calientes , Machu Picchu
Group Size : 2-20 persons

 

 

 

 

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October 23, 2014