INCA JUNGLE TRAIL SHORT 3 DAYS



- DETAILLS -
DURATION
3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS
DESTINATION
MACHU PICCHU
DEPARTURE
Daily Departures
LEVEL
Moderate
CATEGORY
BIKE & TREK
GROUP SIZE
2-10 People

starting at: $ 330 USD Per Person

Inca Jungle Trail 3 Days Map

Our Inca Jungle Short is a quick way to combines adventure sports such as mountain biking, rafting, zip line and trekking for 3 days until you reach Machu Picchu.


  • The Inca Jungle Trail Short combines adventure sports such as mountain biking, rafting, zip line and trekking for 3 days until you reach Machu Picchu and one of the additional mountains "Machu Picchu Mountain" or "Huaynapicchu". The Inka Jungle Trail is the favorite tour for young people from all over the world who come to Cusco in search of adventure and extreme sports. As a Tourism Agency located in Cusco we offer a differentiated service; with an exclusive route, trained guides (real command of English and local history), bicycles equipped for downhill, the safest rafting and zipline services. We recommend our passengers book in advance to have everything insured and avoid unnecessary risks such as loss of equipment, lack of access to Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Mountain, Huayna Picchu or even worse, being stranded in Aguas Calientes (no return train).

    Useful Information

    - Starting Altitude: 4400m / 14435ft.
    - Highest Altitude: 4350 meters / 14271 ft.
    - Minimum Altitude: 1430 meters / 4691 ft
    - Biking distance: 65km / 40 mile
    - Biking time: 3.5 to 4 hour approximately.
    - Hiking distance: 19 Kilometers / 12.3 mile
    - Overall Difficulty: Moderate

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

    The Abra Malaga is a mountain pass that lies between the town of Ollantaytambo and Quillabamba, through unique Andean ecosystems. This path contains two types of well-defined areas: The Abra (4,297 m) and the lower part (Carrizales 3,245 m). The birds that you’ll observe are rare and highly sought after.
    In Santa Teresa there are thermal baths: Cocalmayo, composed of 3 pools of different sizes, temperatures and depth. You can also do adventure sports like rafting, kayaking and zip line
    Machu Picchu is one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World, Heritage of Humanity, Historical Sanctuary of Peru and probably the most important archaeological site in Latin America.
    Machu Picchu is majestic architecture comprises 140 structures throughout the citadel.
    Machu Picchu is was built by the Inca Pachacutec around the year 1460
    After being forgotten, it was only in 1911 that the American Hiram Bingham reached Machu Picchu on an expedition and spread the site worldwide.

    Brief Itinerary

    - DAY 1: CUSCO – SANTA MARIA – SANTA TERESA (BIKING)
    - DAY 2: SANTA TERESA – AGUAS CALIENTES (TREKKING)
    - DAY 3: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO

  • DAY 1: CUSCO – SANTA MARIA – SANTA TERESA (BIKING)

    we will pick you up between 6:00 to 6.30 am, then we will leave the city seeing beautiful natural surroundings of Sacred Valley at about 2700 m.a.s.l. Arriving at the town of ollantaytambo we start the 46 km. uphill to the abra malaga (Mountain Pass at 4350 m.a.s.l.) approx. Here, we will change the biking kit provided (gloves and helmet) and receive a 20-minute briefing by our tour guide. After, start our descent by bicycle, passing by little rustic villages, fruit groves and streams arriving at the small village of Santa Maria, we’ll traverse the pass by bike toward wamanmarca (3 hours. After the bike ride, we’ll take a mini-bus to of Santa Maria – Santa Teresa. In Santa Teresa, you can enjoy the hot springs (Lunch, Dinner, Hostal).
    Optional activity: rafting that will take two hours to do it (level of rapids depends of the season) $35 extra dollars.

    - Shuttle to Abra Malaga: 3.5 hour by bus from Cusco
    - Biking distance: 65km 40mi
    - Biking time: 3.5 to 4 hour approximately.
    - Climate: cold at the beginning of the biking and very hot in the night.
    - Optional Rafting Tour in Santa Maria, US$35 Pay Directly To The Operator
    - Maximum Altitude: 4350 meters / 14271 ft.
    - Minimum Altitude: 1250 meters / 4691 ft.

    DAY 2: SANTA TERESA – AGUAS CALIENTES (TREKKING)

    After breakfast we will continue our Adventure to the Hydroelectric (power plant), This part of the trek is called the waterfall day where we’ll pass many cascades. In Hydroelectric we will enjoy of a great lunch. And after a break we will continue walking along this great inca jungle tour for 3 hrs., enjoying beautiful waterfalls, going through coca and coffee farms along the railway until arriving at the town of Aguas Calientes around4 pm. Here the group will spend the night in a hostel.
    Optional activity: ZipLine before you get to the Hydroelectric US $ 30 extra dollars.

    - Hiking distance: 19 Kilometers / 12.3 mile
    - Climate: hot in the day and warm in the night.
    - Optional Zipline Tour in Santa Teresa, US$30
    - Hiking time: 6 hour approximately.
    - Maximum Altitude: 2050 meters / 6725 ft.
    - Minimum Altitude: 1430 meters / 4691 ft.

    DAY 3: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO

    After an early breakfast at the hotel, we walk uphill to Machu Picchu at 5:00 am. or take the bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (Optional bus $16 each way), upon arrival at the Citadel we can appreciate the enigmatic beauty and the incomparable example of architectural perfection and hydraulics of one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World, we will have a guided tour of about 2 hours, where we can appreciate the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, Intihuatana, The Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and the Cemetery, you are then given free time to stroll around the citadel . You will have all morning in Machu Picchu to take pictures, maybe to climb the Wayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain, enjoy this mystical place. Then we´ll descend by bus to Aguas Calientes for lunch and then calmly return by train to Ollantaytambo where our tourist transport to the city of Cusco will be expecting us, and will later transfer you to your hotel.
    OTHER ACTIVITIES:
    Climb up Huayna Picchu and appreciate the beauty and magnificence of Machu Picchu from there (We recommend that you book in advance) Not Included
    Climb Machu Picchu Mountain and appreciate the beauty and magnificence of Machu Picchu from there (We recommend that you book in advance) Not Included
    Visit the new local museum or the hot springs in Aguas Calientes later in the day. Not Included

    - Meals: Breakfast
    - Tour: 2 hour guided tour of Machu Picchu

  • INCLUDED

    • Transport from Cusco to “Abra Malaga”.
    • Professional bilingual guide
    • Bike with front suspension, gloves and helmet
    • Food, 2 breakfast, 2 lunch and 2 dinner.
    • Accommodation for 2 nights
    • First Aid kit
    • Entrance fee to Machu Picchu
    • Train back to Ollantaytambo, then bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco.

    NOT INCLUDED

    • Breakfast on the first day
    • Final lunch and dinner in “Aguas Calientes”.
    • Huayna Picchu (US$25.00) or Machu Picchu Mountain (US$20.00) – if you want it
    • Rafting Optional (Santa Maria) US$35.00
    • Zipline Optional (Santa Teresa) US$30.00
    • Water and optional snacks.
    • Alcoholic drinks
    • Fizzy drinks
    • Travel Insurance
    • Bus from “Aguas Calientes” to Machu Picchu (optional US$ 16.00 USD each way)
    • Entrance fee to the hot springs in Santa Teresa (US$7.00)
    • Entrance fee to the host springs in “Aguas Calientes” (US$4.00)
    • Entrance free to climb up to Huayna Picchu (US$25.00) or Machu Picchu Mountain (US$20.00) – if you want it ask about availability and pay at time of booking!

    WHAT TO BRING

    • Mochila.
    • Zapatos de trekking.
    • Ropa abrigadora para la noche.
    • Poncho de plástico para la lluvia.
    • Ropa impermeable en caso de lluvia.
    • Binoculares.
    • Linterna.
    • Gorra o Sombrero.
    • Pantalones largos, no recomendamos llevar jeans.
    • 4 o 5 polos.
    • 1 o 2 Pequeñas toallas.
    • Papel higiénico, pañuelos.
    • Desinfectantes de manos.
    • Bloqueador Solar.
    • Repelente para insectos.
    • Medicina y/o artículos de uso personal.
    • Snacks: galletas, barritas energéticas, chocolate, frutas, muesli, agua, etc.
    • Botella de agua, usted debe de tomar mucha agua en la caminata.
    • Tabletas purificadoras.
    • Pasaporte original (para el Control de ingreso a Machu Picchu).
    • Carnet de estudiante (ISIC - % Descuento) si es el caso.
    • Tener a la mano cheques y monedas en pequeñas denominaciones dolares, euros o soles.
    • Bastones de caminata.
    • Bolsa de dormir/sleeping
    • Cámara fotográfica o filmadora.

    List of objects to take to the trek.

    Cusco Destination
  • OUR PRICE:

    This walk leaves every day of the year.

    Important:

    - Pre payment per person: 50% of the payment per person
    - Balance: 50% before departure. - Terms and Conditions -

    - PERSON -
    - PRICE -
    2
    $ 330.00
    3 - 4
    $ 330.00
    5 - 7
    $ 330.00
    8 - More
    $ 330.00

    “This Trek to Machu Picchu is available on any date that is best suited for you as long as we have a minimum of 2 hikers”

    Cusco Destination
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WHY BOOK TRIP WITH US?

- Puntuallity -
We know that time is very important for you and you want to make the most of it. That is why punctuality is one of our most important values.
- Personal Service -
From the moment you have contact with us, we will try to provide a personalized service according to your travel requirements.
- Exceptional Certified Guides -
It is our priority to have the very best guides with a wide knowledge of the history and culture of our destinations and of the wild activities we offer.
- Fantastic meals -
The food is one of the most important things on the trek, we bring balance and nutritive food along the trail, all our presentations are buffet.
Transport & Camp
Our transportation is private for all our treks and tours, and our camps are strategically located so you can enjoy your hikes.
- OUR TOURIST RESPONSIBILITY -
we bet on an offer nature tourism and cultural, based on a commitment to social and environmental responsibility.

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