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Machula expeditions alternative trek to machu picchu


Two  Day Inca Trail with hotel.

This short  walk will take us to the end of the famous Inca trail. We will walk in tropical forests full of native plants and orchids, broods and 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.

 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 2-day trek and any other details that you would like.


Day 1.- Inca Trail-Waynapicchu.

We will start our day with an ecumenical bus trip in the morning until we reach the sacred valleys of the Incas. From here we will continue tremuring the Urubamba river, which is the longest in the world, until we reach km. 104. From this chachabamba archaeological site (2250 meters / 7500 feet) we will begin our Inca trail approximately three hours uphill to the wiñaywayna complex (2650 meters / 8750 feet).

This archaeological site is considered as mini machupicchu the most beautiful of the Inca constructions in the mountains due to its spectacular location and its particular and final construction. We will visit the site for a guided photos and later we will have lunch on site before continuing with the walk, after lunch we will walk under the native plants until we reach the famous inti punku.

From 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 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 understand our culture inca.

And then we will return to Aguas Calientes to return to Cusco, where you will be transferred to your hotel.


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 2*
  • 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

Departures & Price

What To Bring for the inca trail

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

Departure dates 2018


Number of PeoplePrices per person
1- 2 Person$ 500 USD Per Person
3-4  People $ 450 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 Options: This would be by your own.

3*…hotel: inti punku machu picchu

4*… hotel: EL MAPI – Taypikaka – Tierra Viva hotel

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
  • Handsanitizer
  • Camara
  • Sunscreen
  • Wet wipes
  • Bug spray
  • Toilet paper ( plastic bag for waste
  • Hiking pants
  • Sets s-shirt
  • Hiking socks
  • Undergarments
  • Water proof jacket
  • Rain jacket and pants
  • Toothbrush and paste

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