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Machula expeditions alternative trek to machu picchu


 Inca Trail with hotel 2 Day.

This short  INCA TRAIL will take us to the end of the famous Inca trail. We will walk in tropical forests full of native plants and orchids,  occupied by more than four hundred species of birds, passing by beautiful Inca constructions of wiñayhuayna, to reach our final destination. The magnificent machupicchu hidden under the skirts of the tropical mountains, now the largest tourist destination in South America.

12 km short inca trail to enjoy its majestic machu picchu, the short Inca trail is one of the best roads that exists to reach machupicchu. Because it will be 100% that you will see the ruins of machu picchu without many people without fogs because we will arrive in the late and it is the best time to have some classic photos of the Inca ruins.
The classic photos are on the arrival of the Inca trail either 4 days or 2 days a classic point, where all visitors want to be and take those beautiful photos that are seen in the photograph of the company of national geography society

lets explore the inca trail to machupicchu. Us a local company we have the best tour guide  for this trail to get to machu picchu and our guide is passionate of the nature and peru culture.

Why 2 Day Inca Trail?

Two days of  hike, you can appreciate first day with a sunset inside machu picchu, second day with a sunrise inside Machu Picchu sacred place.

Amazon Jungle.

This Inca Trail is at the beginning of the Amazon jungle, this place is the end of the high mountains. at the beginning of the  Rainforest there are no wild fly to get yellow fever these only exist in the central Amazon Rainfores

Why Km 104?

This is the point where people start the hiking to Machu Picchu. In km 104 we have control where travelers show their passports and guide licenses.
To be inside Machu Picchu National Park, rangers check the ticked and passports at the controls to see how many leave and enter the national park.

Sun Gate The First  View to Machu Picchu.

The first view to Machu Picchu is in this place called Sun gate. This place is to take the first photos from a distance and rest for a moment before entering the sacred place of Machu Picchu.

How Is The Trail.

The 12 km  to cover the two-day Inca trail.  The road is in two sections 6 km uphill road and the rest of the distance is flat and downhill until to  reach  Machu Picchu Inca city. the way is Inca step rock path, why rocky path because we are close to Machupicchu Inca ruins, The Inca building  or ruins are super cool around  sun gate and Machupicchu

on this trail we have places to stop to take rest  and to enjoy the priceless view, our guide will be super patience with you on way to Machupicchu thats make us  different  than  other guides we know haw is hiking along this Inca Trail  we have experience with it because we took 1oo nad 1oo groups to our destinations

Aguas Calientes Town.

This Town is very small, but with a lot of demand for tourism the city is full of hotels and restaurants  basically the business is just for travelers.

 Is There  ATMs  in The Town?.

The city is touristy and we have ATMs if someone needs some as a service

 Trek Briefing to Machu Picchu

you will have through briefing with your guide 1 or 2 days before your  inca trail to machu picchu, we will provide you ample information regarding your upcoming  TWO day inca trail trek and any other details that you would like.


Day 1.- Inca Trail-Waynapicchu.

The short 2-day Inca trail to Machu Picchu starts from your hotel in Cusco. Our departure from your hotel will be in our tourist bus,  with your professional guide who speaks English and Spanish, the route from Cusco to Ollantaytamo will be approximately 1/30 to reach the train station Town of Ollantaytambo.
In the station the guide will be in charge of distributing your tickets to board the expeditions train that will take us to km 104, point where we will start the hiking to reach Machupiccchu.

what to see on short Inca Trail?

  • Chachabamba Inca site
  • Wiñaywayna Inca site
  • Sun gate to Machupicchu
  • Machupiccchu ruins at first day in the afternoon.
  • Sunset  on machupicchu ruins

Here there is a wonderful view towards the famous citadel lost city of the Incas: the machupicchu splendor (2400 meters / 8000 feet) after a short walk to take classic photos then we will go out to the main entrance to take bus that will take us towards small town of Aguas Calientes, where you can relax in the comfortable hotel.

Day 2.- Visit to Machu Picchu

After an early breakfast, we will take the first bus to Machupicchu to do the Guiding Tour  and to enjoy the sunrise in this magical place, the most famous attraction in South America, will be with an expert guide, who will guide the Machu Picchu citadel guided time will be three hours to learn  our inca culture.

  • Sun Temple
  • Temple of Condor
  • Inca Palace
  • Inti Huatana
  • Temple of three windows and more Temples in machupichu inca site

And then we will return to Aguas Calientes to have luch and after that  to return to Cusco, where you will be transfered to your hotel in cusco.


Service Included

  • Tourist guide fluent in English, spanish and Quechua
  • Transport to bring you to the trail station
  • Box lunch, dinner
  • Oxygen tank
  • first aid kit
  • Round train ticket from Ollantaytambo to Machu Pichu-Machupicchu to Ollantaytambo
  • Hotel in Aguas Calientes 3***
  • Entrance ticket for Machu Pichu
  • Round bus ticket from Aguas Calientes town  to Machu Pichu- machupicchu to aguas calientes town -cusco
  • Bus from ollantaytambo to cusco

Service Not Included

  • First day breakfast
  • Wayna picchu mauntain  $75 USD per person
  • Machu picchu mauntain   $ 70 USD per person
  • Lunch for the 2 day
  • appreciation for the guide

Departures & Price

What To Bring for The Inca Trail

  • Original passport (it is better to bring both to buy tickets)
  • Raincoat
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera with extra battery
  • Suncream
  • Hat for the sun and for the cold
  • Hiking sticks
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Hiking shoes, trousers and jumpers
  • Gloves
  • Thermal clothing

Departure Dates 2021 – 2022


Number of People Prices per person
1- 2 Person $ 490 USD Per Person
3-4  People  $ 460 USD Per Person

Note: A minimum of two people is required to run the trek, and there is a maximum of four people per group

students: a discount of $20, but you have to supply us with a copy of your ISIC card when you make the booking. Children up to 15 years of age will be charged as students, under the condition that you supply us with a copy of the passport at the time of booking time.

Hotel : Those  would be your hotel in mapi.

3*…hotel: inti punku machu picchu

3*  hotel tierraza de luna

Packing list


  • Original passport
  • Valid student card (if booked as a student with machula expeditions)
  • Immigration card  ( as you enter peru)
  • Comfortable daypack ( hiking daypack)
  • Camelbaks ( or water bottle)
  • Comfortable hiking boots

Gear inside your daypacks

  • Sun hat
  • Rain poncho
  • Fleece
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Wet wipes
  • Bug spray
  • Toilet paper ( plastic bag for waste
  • Hiking pants
  • Sets -shirt
  • Hiking socks
  • Undergarments
  • Water proof jacket
  • Rain jacket and pants
  • Toothbrush and paste

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