The Inca Jungle Premium Trek, is an amazing 4 day alternative tour where you can practice adventure sports like rafting, trekking, biking and zip lining. It also includes some recently discovered Inca paths, archaeological remains and beautiful mountains from the Abra Malaga to the green valley and the jungle basin of Santa Maria.
This itinerary describes the activities day by day as well as what is included.
After picking travelers up from 6:30 to 7.00 am. we leave to the sacred valley of the Incas, where we will go through picturesque villages and beautiful landscapes before we arrive at Ollantaytambo. There we will have break and will continue traveling by bus for 1 hr. until reaching the mountain Abra Malaga near 11 am. (4350 mt.), from this area we will departure with the bikes (full suspensión, front/back hydraulic brake), descending 3 for hrs. We will go through rural villages, rivers, orchards and streams, reaching the area Huamanmarca at Aprox. 1:30 pm.
Later the private bus will take the group for 30 min. to the town Santa Maria, after a lunch and a short break, we will begin the adventure on rafting for 2 hrs., always accompanied by a professional safety kayak that will take care of passengers all the time. Those that didn’t book the rafting tour, will go with an assistant guide in our private bus for 20 min. to the next town Santa Rosa, after this we will walk for 45 min. until arriving at the lodge La Choza. The bus will be waiting for those that went on rafting, and then they will be taken to the town Santa Rosa to walk for aprox. 45 min. Going to the ecological lodge La Choza, located in the village Pispitayoc.
After enjoying an outdoor breakfast, we will walk along the riverbanks and start climbing for 30 min. On our way we will see small coffee plantations, fruit trees, etc. In this area it is possible to see many types of plants, orchids and birds. We will observe the beauties of the high forest which is a paradise of biodiversity in the Inca jungle route. After arriving to the top of the mountain we will see the whole valley of Urubamba. The group will descend for aprox. 2.30 hr. To arrive at the village Qellomayo, here the lunch will be served. After a short break we will trek for 3 hrs. going through farms, rivers, waterfalls until arriving at the hot water springs in Santa Teresa. We will have a break and later the group will continue to walk for 40 min. until reaching the town Santa Teresa, where we will sleep at a comfortable lodge (private bathroom, hot water, Tv cable).
After a breakfast at 7 am we will continue to explore the roads less traveled. We will start form the town Santa Teresa. The passengers that reserved in advance will enjoy (hopefully) the zipline (later they will be taken by bus to the hydroelectric ), the rest of the group will continue to hike for aprox. 3 hr. until reaching the hydroelectric too, where the whole group will be rejoined. Here we will have a great lunch. After a short break, the journey will continue along the great Inca jungle for 3 hr., going through waterfalls, coca and coffee farms until arriving at the town Aguas Calientes. The group will be taken to the hostel around 4 pm. At night we all get together in a restaurant to have a great dinner and have a briefing about the trek to Machu Picchu.
The group will get up around 4 am. to go to Machu Picchu, following an ascending route through the high forest, we could have the chance to see the sunrise, after passing the control at the entrance around 6:00 am. The private guide will show us the sanctuary for aprox. 2 hrs, later the group will be free to enjoy Machu Picchu on their own. The passengers that reserved the hiking to Huayna Picchu will have their adventure for around 2.30 hrs. (including going up and down). The path is very steep at some points but it’s worth it. This trek is not recommended for people that suffer from dizziness. In the afternoon the group sill descend walking to Aguas Calientes, to rest or to buy souvenirs until the hour of departure (9.30 pm.) of the train towards Ollantaytambo. You have to be 30 min. before departure where our private bus will be waiting for all the travellers to be transferred to Cusco. We will arrive late at night, around 12.30 am.
End of our tour in Cusco´s main square.
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