06 Day Cusco - Machu Picchu - Humantay Lake - Rainbow Mountain_474770

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06 Day Cusco - Machu Picchu - Humantay Lake - Rainbow Mountain

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Duration
time-raw6 days
Difficulty
Moderate
Starting point
Your accommodation in Cusco
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Pickup Option
Free Pickup

On this amazing tour, visit the Sacred Valley of the Incas, their Archaeological Centers of Maras – Moray, Chinchero, and the magnificent Machu Picchu. See the Humantay Lake, a spectacular lagoon with blue-green crystalline waters, and visit the Rainbow Mountain with its incredible panoramic views of the Andes.

What to expect?

DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN CUSCO

  • We will be waiting for you to welcome you when you arrive in the city of Cusco.
  • Then, we will take you to the hotel.
  • This day is important, as it will serve for rest and acclimatization to the city.
  • Accommodation: Cusco

DAY 2: CHINCHERO – MARAS – MORAY

  • This day, we will start with the pick-up from your hotel to head towards the colorful town of Chinchero, where we will find Inca walls and its small colonial church that holds a lot of history; we will also participate in Andean weaving.
  • Continuing our visit, we will go to the famous circular cultivation terraces of Moray.
  • After this, we will descend towards the Salineras de Maras, picturesque place. Here, we will visit the more than 3000 salt wells. This salt was used by the Incas.
  • Finally, we will head towards Ollantaytambo station to take the train that will take us to Aguas Calientes.
  • Accommodation: Aguas Calientes.

DAY 3: VISIT TO MACHU PICCHU

  • This day, we will start by waking up very early and then taking the bus that will take us from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu.
  • Our guide will provide you with all the information about the site during a 2-hour guided tour.
  • Then, you will have time to tour the Sanctuary on your own, and take amazing photos.
  • We return to Aguas Calientes to have lunch.
  • We will take the train back to Ollantaytambo, and we will be taken to Cusco to finally drop you off at your hotel.
  • Accommodation: Cusco

DAY 4: HUMANTAY LAKE

  • Early, we will pick you up from your hotel to go to Mollepata, where we will have breakfast.
  • We will continue our journey to Soraypampa, our starting point for the walk.
  • During the ascent, we will have the opportunity to observe the diverse flora and fauna.
  • We can observe some native birds, as well as get great views of the Andean landscape.
  • Once we arrive, we can enjoy our snacks, and be delighted with the spectacular views of the Humantay lagoon and its turquoise waters.
  • In the afternoon after lunch, we will return to the city of Cusco.
  • Accommodation: Cusco.

DAY 5: VISIT TO THE RAINBOW MOUNTAIN

  • Early, we will pick you up from your hotel to head to where our walk begins.
  • During the tour, we will observe the beautiful landscapes, alpacas, llamas and vicunas.
  • You can explore the place, and take good pictures of this wonderful blanket of colors.
  • Once this is finished, we will have lunch and return to the city of Cusco.
  • Accommodation: Cusco.

DAY 6: TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT

  • Free morning so you can relax and visit the city.
  • In the afternoon or according to the schedule of your flight, we will take you to the airport.

What is included?

  • 5 nights accommodation in 3 star hotels
  • 5 breakfasts in the hotels and 3 lunches
  • Pick up and transfer to the airport and/or bus station
  • Tour of Chinchero, Maras and Moray
  • Tour of Rainbow Mountain
  • Tour of the Humantay Lagoon
  • All entries
  • Tourist train to Machu Picchu Executive Service (Incarail) and/or Expedition PeruRail (Ida and return)
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu
  • Bus to Machu Picchu (Ida and return)
  • Professional guide for all tours

Is this experience for me?

  • Minimum age is 9

What do I need to bring?

  • Passport
  • ISIC card (if you are a student and want to qualify for a discount)
  • Waterproof jacket/rain poncho
  • Warm jacket
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable pants
  • Sun hat
  • Sun cream (factor 35 or higher)
  • Insect repellent
  • Medication
  • Camera and video camera

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 1 week in advance of the start of the experience.
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