Inca Jungle Tour To Machupicchu 4 Days All Inclusive_155961

$500

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Inca Jungle Tour To Machupicchu 4 Days All Inclusive

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Duration
time-raw4 days
Difficulty
Moderate
Starting point
Your accommodation in Cusco
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Explore the culture and nature of the Andes on this 4-day guided tour. Enjoy different outdoor activities such as biking, hiking, zip lining, and rafting along Urubamba River. En route to the ancient city of Machu Picchu, make stopovers at the archeological sites of Incatambo and Wamanmarca with informed commentaries from your guide. Get up close and personal with nature in the jungle and accommodation in local lodges.

What to expect?

The Inca Jungle Tour is a fantastic alternative route to Machu Picchu combining mountain biking, white water rafting and hiking. This action-packed adventure takes you into the Peruvian jungle, along a beautiful section of the original Inca Trail, and finishes in Machu Picchu - one of the most incredible locations on the planet. You will experience a variety of stunning landscapes including; the Andean mountain range, cloud forest, the Urubamba River and the jungle. We will also have time to explore local banana, coffee and avocado plantations.** With such a unique and varied itinerary **, its not hard to see why the Inca Jungle Tour is now one of the most popular routes to Machu Picchu. If you are searching for a multi-sport adventure and want to experience as much of Peru 's wonderful scenery as possible - this is the ideal tour for you.

DAY BY DAY SUMMARY

DAY 1: CUSCO – PISPITAYOC (BIKING AND RAFTING)

You will be picked up from your hotel around 5:00am to drive towards Ollantaytambo, where breakfast is served in a local restaurant, later you start climbing to Abra Malaga (4350m.a.s.l.). From this point we will start mountain biking to Machupicchu with breathtaking views, rural villages, rivers, orchids, birds and two archeological sites of: Incatambo and Wamanmarca. In the last one we will have lunch to later continue in our bus to Santa Maria, place where we will enjoy white water rafting in the Urubamba River for two hours, we spent the night in a rustic lodge (Rafting is subject to weather conditions).

DAY 2: PISPITAYOC – SANTA TERESA

We will wake up in the middle of the jungle today with beautiful sounds of birds, enjoy a cup of fresh homemade coffee. It’s then a 4-hour hike using an amazing original Inca trail that connected Machupicchu with Vilcabamba “The Last Capital of the Incas”. Along the way you will find avocados, maniocs, oranges, mangoes, cacao, coffee and coca plantations. Arriving to Quellomayu for lunch. Later will be another 4-hour walk upstream along the Urubamba River to the thermo-medicinal springs of Cocalmayu (pure volcanic water) good for bones, stress, muscles and headaches. After soaking our bodies in the pools. We take a bus to Santa Teresa where we spend the night in a local lodge.

DAY 3: SANTA TERESA -LLAQTAPATA – AGUAS CALIENTES

After enjoying a delicious breakfast we will make our way to Lucmabamba (2,000m/6,600ft), from where we pick up another original Inca trail for 3 hours to Llaqtapata; this is another extraordinary Incan Site located right in front of Machupicchu, you will have time to explore and enjoy the beauty of the site as you learn more about the Incan history and reenergize with our yoga and mediattion session. The second part is relatively easy 2-hour downhill to hydroelectric station where we have lunch. After lunch is another 3-hour hike to Aguas Calientes. Arriving to the city around 5 pm. Dinner at a local restaurant (zip Line optional)

DAY 4: MACHUPICCHU (LOST CITY OF THE INCAS)

On our final day we have to get up very early to prepare for Machu Picchu and take the bus. Your guide will take you on a 2 to 3-hour comprehensive tour of the city before leaving you in Machu Picchu to explore on your own or climb either Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain (must be booked as far in advance as possible). Your guide will explain how to take the bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes for lunch and take the train and bus back to Cusco.

What is included?

  • Transfer in and out from the airport – hotel.
  • Pre-departure briefing the night before at 6.30pm
  • Pick up from your hotel
  • All transportation from the beginning to the end
  • Bikes, helmets, gloves included
  • Professional English speaking tour guides
  • Second guide for groups of 8+
  • All meals included in our Tours except last day lunch in Machupicchu
  • 3 nights of acomodation included
  • Entrance ticket to all places we visit
  • Medical kit in all our tours
  • Drinkable water
  • Hot water for washing
  • Rain Ponchos
  • Rafting, zip line included
  • All Taxes included
  • Bus up and down to Machupicchu
  • Expedition train Back to Cusco

Exclusions:

  • Last Day Lunch
  • Huayna Picchu Mountain (need to be booked in advance)
  • Machu Picchu Picchu Mountain (need to be booked in advance)
  • Tips for our staff: please note that our agency staff is well paid so please feel free to tip as you wish.

Is this experience for me?

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

What do I need to bring?

  • Hat and sunglasses
    • Infant seats available
    • Rain gear
    • Warm layers (fleece / long sleeved tops)
    • Sun cream, bug spray
    • Hand sanitiser
    • Toilet paper
    • Personal medication
    • Band aids, moleskin
    • Camera, extra batteries
    • Head torch
    • Extra snacks, power bars, chocolate
    • Extra money for souvenirs, drinks & tips (small change is useful for paying to use the villagers' toilets on the first day)

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.
    • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting Point

  • Free hotel pickup will be provided

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$500