Machu picchu full day tour

The treasures of Perú 14D/13N

Experience the Ultimate Peru Adventure with Qoricancha Expeditions. Our meticulously crafted travel package takes you on an awe-inspiring journey through the country’s most iconic destinations. Witness the incredible wildlife of Ballestas Islands, unlock the mysteries of the Nazca Lines, explore the historic treasures of Cusco and the Sacred Valley, embark on a transformative 4-day Classic Inca Trail trek to the majestic Machu Picchu, stand in awe of the surreal Rainbow Mountain, and discover the serene beauty of Lake Titicaca. This comprehensive tour is a tapestry of natural wonders and cultural marvels, guided by experts, promising an unforgettable expedition through the heart of Peru.”

Why Should I choose this tour package ?

Traveling to Paracas, Nazca Lines, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, the Classic Inca Trail, Rainbow Mountain, and Lake Titicaca offers a captivating and enriching experience for several compelling reasons:

Natural Beauty: Each destination boasts breathtaking natural beauty. Paracas offers stunning coastal landscapes and wildlife, while the Sacred Valley and Rainbow Mountain provide awe-inspiring mountain vistas. Lake Titicaca’s serene waters and the rugged terrain of the Classic Inca Trail add to the diverse array of scenery you’ll encounter.

Cultural Heritage: Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and the Classic Inca Trail are steeped in Inca history and culture. You’ll explore ancient ruins, walk on centuries-old pathways, and witness the lasting legacy of this remarkable civilization.

Archaeological Marvels: Nazca Lines are an archaeological enigma, etched into the desert floor with precision and artistic flair. Machu Picchu is an iconic archaeological site, offering a glimpse into the engineering and architectural prowess of the Incas.

Adventure: Embarking on the Classic Inca Trail and reaching Machu Picchu on foot is an adventurous and rewarding experience. Similarly, the hike to Rainbow Mountain provides an adrenaline rush as you ascend to its colorful summit.

Local Culture: Meeting and interacting with local communities along the way allows you to gain insights into Peru’s vibrant and diverse cultures. Whether it’s the Quechua-speaking communities of the Andes or the Uros people living on Lake Titicaca’s floating islands, you’ll have the chance to connect with Peru’s rich cultural tapestry.

Unforgettable Memories: The combination of these remarkable destinations ensures that your journey through Peru will be filled with unforgettable moments, cultural immersion, and a deeper appreciation for the natural wonders of our planet.

In summary, traveling to Paracas, Nazca Lines, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, the Classic Inca Trail, Rainbow Mountain, and Lake Titicaca offers an unparalleled opportunity to explore the diverse beauty, history, culture, and adventure that Peru has to offer. It’s a journey that promises to leave an indelible mark on your heart and soul.

Why book with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

Huayna Picchu ticket. There is a popular mountain at the citadel, the famous Young mountain = Huayna Picchu mountain, hiking Inca Trail we can do only the 10am time, for that its important you can let us know in advance, so we can guaranteed the ticket, only 50 spots are available. It cost $75 each tciket. This is Optional.

Huayna Picchu, often the picturesque backdrop in classic Machu Picchu photographs, is renowned for its steep paths and breathtaking vistas of the ancient Incan citadel and surrounding landscapes. The Young Mountain, as it’s translated, provides a unique, albeit challenging, hiking experience.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at cloud forest area)
  • Sun hat. sun screen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Snack.
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes.
  • for more detail information about packing for your journey check here.
Rainbow Mountain tours

The Sungate expeditions 3D/2N

Hike the 2 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu + Rainbow Mountain with Qoricancha Expeditions, Experience the royal path of the Inca Trail with a perfect blend of adventure and comfort. This trek takes you on a moderate hike suitable for beginners, families, and elder hikers, leading you to Machu Picchu through the iconic Sun Gate. Along the way, you’ll get the unique opportunity to behold Machu Picchu twice. But the adventure doesn’t stop there! After completing the Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, embark on another thrilling journey to explore the newfound tourist attraction, the Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley. This tour offers an ideal balance of hiking and sightseeing, ensuring an unforgettable adventure in Peru.

  • FREQUENCY: This tour is run during the whole year.( except February becuase inca Trail is closed due to the Maintenance )
  • Type of Service: Group tour. english speaking group with a max of 10 hikers.
  • Availability: everyday (We ONLY need to check Inca Trail permits availability at booking time)
  • Difficulty: moderate – challenge, Inca trail is about 6h hike located at lower elevation than Cusco // Rainbow mountain is challenge, the levation is at 5150m.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack,.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at begining of jungle)
  • Sun hat . sun screen.
  • Rain gear (from November to April is wet season )
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Snack.
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes.

Embark on an exhilarating journey through the heart of the Andes with our Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain adventure with Qoricancha Expeditions. Trek through ancient Inca paths to reach the iconic Machu Picchu, then add a burst of vibrant color to your experience with a visit to the awe-inspiring Rainbow Mountain. It’s an unforgettable fusion of history, natural beauty, and cultural exploration in the Peruvian highlands.

Short Inca Trail to Machu picchu 2 days

The Inca Expert 5D/4N.

Embark on an extraordinary 4-day journey along the iconic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu with Qoricancha Expeditions, where ancient ruins and breathtaking landscapes await. followed by an awe-inspiring visit to the enchanting Rainbow Mountain.. It’s an unforgettable exploration of history and nature in the heart of Peru.

  • FREQUENCY: We run this tour from March to January (february is closed).
  • Type of Service: Small group max 12 people. ( english speaking group)
  • Availability: everyday ( check at booking time the Inca Trail availability)
  • Difficulty:  moderate -challenge.

Begin the Trek Our adventure commences with a thrilling hike along the Inca Trail. You’ll trek through breathtaking landscapes, surrounded by lush greenery and ancient ruins, absorbing the rich history and beauty of the Andes.

Explore Inca Ruins, exploring the Inca ruins along the Inca Trail is a remarkable experience that offers a deep connection to the rich history, culture, and natural beauty of Peru. It’s a journey that leaves travelers with a profound appreciation for the achievements of the Inca civilization and the breathtaking landscapes of the Andes.

Arrival at Machu Picchu The pinnacle of our journey is the arrival at Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas. As you step into this mystical citadel, guided by experts, you’ll be transported back in time. Witness the sunrise over Machu Picchu, a moment that will stay with you forever.

Rainbow Mountain After the awe-inspiring experience at Machu Picchu, we journey to Rainbow Mountain. Hike through a surreal, multicolored landscape, where vibrant mineral deposits create a visual masterpiece.

Throughout your adventure, you’ll be supported by our experienced guides and comfortable accommodations, ensuring that every moment is filled with wonder and discovery. Join us on this remarkable journey as we explore the ancient secrets of the Inca Trail and the stunning hues of Rainbow Mountain with Qoricancha Expeditions.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at cloud forest area)
  • Sun hat. sun screen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Snack.
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes.

Huayna Picchu ticket. There is a popular mountain at the citadel, the famous Young mountain = Huayna Picchu mountain, only 100 spots are available, for that its important you can let us know in advance, so we can guaranteed the ticket,  It cost $75 each ticket. but is Optional.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.
Salkantay Trek to Machu picchu

Luxury Salkantay Trek – Premium service 5D/4N

Hike and enjoy our Luxury Salkantay Trek to Machu picchu in 5 days with the best local tour operator, Embark on the Salkantay Trek, a renowned alternative to the Inca Trail, and journey through breathtaking Andean landscapes. This challenging but rewarding trek leads you to the awe-inspiring Machu Picchu, offering an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Peru. our package is a perfect way to enjoy the hike with fully of confort, a real luxury camping experience,

Why Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu?

  • Scenic Diversity: The Salkantay Trek offers a wider variety of landscapes and terrain. You’ll trek through lush cloud forests, high-altitude passes, subtropical valleys, and even enjoy views of the stunning Salkantay Mountain itself, which is often referred to as the “Savage Mountain.”
  • Fewer Crowds: While the Inca Trail can get quite crowded, especially during the high season, the Salkantay Trek tends to be less crowded, providing a more serene and less commercialized trekking experience.
  • Flexibility: The Salkantay Trek offers more flexibility in terms of tour operators and itineraries. You can choose from a variety of tour packages, including luxury options, and tailor your trek to your preferences.
  • Cultural Immersion: While both treks offer cultural experiences, the Salkantay Trek may provide more opportunities to interact with local communities and experience their way of life, as it passes through more remote villages.
  • Availability: we have daily departure, we only verify the Machu Picchu entry fee at the booking time.

Weather: Peru is a year-round destination for travellers, but the dry/winter season – between May and October – is generally the most popular time to do visit the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu. This is when the nights are cooler and there are often wildflowers in bloom along the Trail, its usually full sunny days which allows you to enjoy much the Salkantay Trek, November and december are the beggining of wet season and from January to March are the the middle o rainy season, it usually rains a lot, make sure to bring Good rain gear.

Huayna Picchu ticket. There is a popular mountain at the citadel, the famous Young mountain = Huayna Picchu mountain, hiking Inca Trail we can do only the 10am time, for that its important you can let us know in advance, so we can guaranteed the ticket, only 50 spots are available. It cost $75 each tciket. This is Optional.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at cloud forest area)
  • Sun hat. sun screen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.
Inca Trail Peru tours

Luxury Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days

Travel and enjoy the magic of the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, we will make your experience unique, our  Luxury Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days is for hikers who are looking for an authentic experience with high quality service, from the best camping equipment, a hot shower, a massage therapist (which is perfect after all day hike), and our talented chef will prepare gourmet Peruvian dishes.

Indulge in the pinnacle of Andean adventure with our Luxury Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days. Trek in style through breathtaking landscapes, enjoy gourmet cuisine, and relish VIP service while retracing the ancient steps of the Incas. This is an exclusive journey to the heart of history, culture, and natural wonder.

Why choose the Luxury one?

Comfort and Amenities: Luxury camping typically offers more comfortable accommodations with amenities such as comfortable beds, private bathrooms, hot showers and massage therapist. This can be appealing to those who want to enjoy the outdoors without sacrificing comfort.

Convenience: Luxury camping often includes services like gourmet dining prepared by professional chefs, guided activities, and a dedicated support staff. This can make the experience more convenient and enjoyable, especially for those who are new to camping.

Special Occasions: Luxury camping can be an excellent option for special occasions like anniversaries, honeymoons, or romantic getaways, where you want to celebrate in a more comfortable and upscale setting.

Authentic Outdoor Experience: It allows you to connect more intimately with nature, as you’ll be directly exposed to the elements and have to rely on your camping skills.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence : Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion : Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage : Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime : Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

What you need to take for this tour:

  • Original passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located in the cloud forest area)
  • Sunhat. Sunscreen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camera.
  • toilet
  • trekking cloth
  • hiking boats.  
Trekking tours to Machu Picchu

Salkantay Trek to Machu picchu 5D/4N

Embark on the awe-inspiring Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu 5 days with Qoricancha Expeditions, a journey through rugged terrain, high mountain passes, and diverse ecosystems. This challenging adventure offers unparalleled natural beauty, authentic cultural encounters, and the ultimate reward: an unforgettable visit to the iconic Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas.

  • FREQUENCY: This tour is run from March to december, we only need 2 people to open a group on any date.(January . february we do not operate groups due to rainy season)
  • Type of Srvice: English speaking group tour with a max of 12 people.
  • Availability: everyday ( check at booking time the Machu picchu permits availability)
  • Difficulty: Moderate – Challenge.

The Salkantay Trek is an excellent choice for those seeking an adventurous and diverse journey to Machu Picchu, and it offers a unique perspective on the Peruvian Andes and its cultural heritage. Hiking the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu is a popular choice for travelers for several compelling reasons:

  • Scenic Diversity: The Salkantay Trek offers a wide range of stunning landscapes, from high-altitude mountain passes and pristine alpine lakes to lush cloud forests. You’ll experience a diverse range of ecosystems and natural beauty along the way.
  • Less Crowded: While the Inca Trail can get crowded, the Salkantay Trek is generally less crowded, providing a more peaceful and serene hiking experience. You’ll have a chance to connect with nature and the environment without the crowds.
  • Challenging Adventure: If you enjoy a physical challenge, the Salkantay Trek is a more strenuous alternative to the Inca Trail. The hike takes you over the Salkantay Pass at nearly 15,200 feet (4,600 meters), providing a sense of accomplishment for trekkers.
  • Authentic Cultural Encounters: The Salkantay Trek passes through remote villages where you can interact with local communities and learn about their way of life. This adds an authentic cultural dimension to your trek.
  • Diverse Wildlife: The region through which the Salkantay Trek passes is rich in biodiversity. You might encounter native flora and fauna along the way, adding to the trek’s natural beauty.
  • Alternative to Permits: If you were unable to secure permits for the Inca Trail due to high demand or lack of availability, the Salkantay Trek offers a reliable alternative to reach Machu Picchu.
  • Stunning Views of Salkantay Mountain: The trek provides exceptional views of the majestic Salkantay Mountain, known as the “Savage Mountain,” which is the second-highest peak in the Cusco region.

Weather: Peru is a year-round destination for travellers, but the dry/winter season – between May and October – is generally the most popular time to do visit the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu. This is when the nights are cooler and there are often wildflowers in bloom along the trail, its usually full sunny days which allows you to enjoy much the Salkantay Trek, November and december are the beggining of wet season and from January to March are the the middle o rainy season, it usually rains a lot, make sure to bring Good rain gear.

Huayna Picchu ticket. There is a popular mountain at the citadel, the famous Young mountain = Huayna Picchu mountain, hiking Inca Trail we can do only the 10am time, for that its important you can let us know in advance, so we can guaranteed the ticket, only 50 spots are available. It cost $75 each tciket. This is Optional.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at cloud forest area)
  • Sun hat. sun screen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Snack.
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.
Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days

Explore Inca Trail Peru Tours 5D/4N

“Experience Peru’s Most Enchanting Treasures with Qoricancha Expeditions: Sacred Valley, Short Inca Trail peru tours, Humantay Lagoon, and Rainbow Mountain”

Embark on a spellbinding journey with Qoricancha Expeditions that unveils the jewels of Peru’s Andean wonders. Our meticulously crafted adventure seamlessly blends the mystical allure of the Sacred Valley, the iconic Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Inca Trail Peru tours, the breathtaking beauty of Humantay Lagoon, and the mesmerizing colors of Rainbow Mountain.

Begin your odyssey in the Sacred Valley, where ancient history and nature harmonize in a breathtaking dance. Trek the Short Inca Trail, a condensed path that leads you to the legendary Machu Picchu, an experience you’ll cherish forever. Be captivated by the serene beauty of Humantay Lagoon, a hidden gem in the highlands. Finally, ascend to Rainbow Mountain, a spectacle of nature’s vibrant artistry.

With Qoricancha Expeditions, you’ll discover the essence of Peru’s heritage, culture, and natural treasures. Join us for a transformative journey that promises lasting memories and an indelible connection to the wonders of this extraordinary land.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at begining of jungle)
  • Sun hat. sun screen.
  • Rain gear (from November to April is wet season)
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Snack.
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes

Never is late to travel and enjoy these amazing sites, travel and enjoy with Local tour operator, feel free to contact us!

Trips to Machu Picchu

The beauty of the andes 9D/8N

Travel & discover the beauty of the andes package which allows you to enjoy the Royal Sacred Valley of the Incs,  Salkantay Trek to Machu picchu and raimbow Mountain tour, a perfect adventure to Machu Picchu,   Salkantay Trek is consider the second best trekking option to Machu picchu, it offers a different scenaries & ecosistems along the way, the most important sites Will be humantay laggon, the Salkantay Glacier, Lucmabamba where we see coffe farm, Llactapata Inca site and finally Machu picchu.

  • explore the famous Sacred Valley of the Incas – Pisac and Ollantaytambo
  • Hike and enjoy the beauty of Salkantay trek
  • We visit the famous humantay lagoon, Salkantay pass
  • be one of the first one at Machu Picchu citadel
  • hike the famous Raimbow Mountain
  • Travel with Local tour operator, Adventure awaits, Go find it.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

Weather: Peru is a year-round destination for travellers, but the dry/winter season – between May and October – is generally the most popular time to do visit the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu. This is when the nights are cooler and there are often wildflowers in bloom along the Trail, its usually full sunny days which allows you to enjoy much the Salkantay Trek, November and december are the beggining of wet season and from January to March are the the middle o rainy season, it usually rains a lot, make sure to bring Good rain gear.

Huayna Picchu ticket. There is a popular mountain at the citadel, the famous Young mountain = Huayna Picchu mountain, only 100 spots are available, for that its important you can let us know in advance, so we can guaranteed the ticket,  It cost $75 each ticket. but is Optional.

What ou need to take for this tour:

  • Original Passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located at cloud forest area)
  • Sun hat. sun screen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camara.
  • Wáter
  • Snack.
  • Trekking cloth
  • Hiking shoes.
Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days

Explore the Inca Trail path 8D/7N

Embark on a legendary expedition through the heart of Peru with our comprehensive Cusco package. Immerse yourself in the mystique of the Sacred Valley, trace the iconic footsteps of the Inca on the Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, and stand in awe of the kaleidoscope of colors at Rainbow Mountain. This remarkable adventure is a tapestry of history, culture, and natural splendor that promises an unforgettable journey through the Andean wonders of Peru.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence: Qoricancha Expeditions is renowned for its commitment to excellence in guiding and customer service. With their experienced team, you’re in the hands of professionals who will ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage: Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime: Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

Here is our tour package summury:

Day 1: Welcome to Cusco.

  • We will be at Cusco airport waiting for you,  we will transfer you to the downtown of Cusco city where is the hotel.
  • you will have free to to relax and walk around the city, it gives you chance to adjust to the altitude
  • At 6pm your tour guide will meet with you at the hotel for the briefing

Day 2: Cusco to Pisac and Ollantaytambo

  • Start your day with breakfast at your hotel, and then embark on a scenic drive to the Sacred Valley.
  • First stop: Pisac. Visit the Pisac Market, famous for its handicrafts, textiles, and traditional goods.
  • Explore the Pisac Archaeological Park, featuring impressive Inca ruins overlooking the valley.
  • Continue your journey to Ollantaytambo, a charming town with well-preserved Inca ruins and a fascinating history.
  • Spend the night in Ollantaytambo to prepare for your upcoming Inca Trail trek.

Day 3: Begin the Inca Trail

  • Have breakfast at the hotel, pick ip at 7.30am and drive about 30m to the starting point of the Inca Trail at Kilometer 82.
  • Begin your 4-day trek, passing through beautiful Andean landscapes, including lush forests and small villages.
  • Reach your first campsite at Huayllabamba and enjoy a hearty meal prepared by your trekking team.

Day 4: Inca Trail to Pacaymayo

  • This is one of the most challenging days of the trek. You’ll ascend to the highest point of the trail, known as Warmiwañusca or “Dead Woman’s Pass,” at approximately 13,800 feet (4,215 meters) above sea level.
  • Descend to the Pacaymayo campsite, where you can rest and recover after a physically demanding day.

Day 5: Pacaymayo to Winay Wayna

  • Continue your journey along the Inca Trail, passing through beautiful cloud forests and visiting the archaeological sites of Runkurakay and Sayacmarca.
  • Reach the stunning ruins of Phuyupatamarca, which offer breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.
  • Finally, arrive at the Winay Wayna campsite, located near the terraces of the same name. This is your last night on the trail.

Day 6: Machu Picchu

  • Wake up early 3.30am and start your trek to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku), where you’ll have your first breathtaking view of Machu Picchu as the sun rises over the ancient citadel.
  • Descend to Machu Picchu and explore the site with a knowledgeable guide who can provide insights into its history and significance.
  • After our guided tour, take a bus to Aguas Calientes, where you can relax, enjoy a meal.
  • In the afternoon, return to Ollantaytambo by train, where our driver will pick you up and drive back to Cusco your hotel, completing your memorable journey.

Day 7: Hike to rainbow Mountain

  • Pick up at 4am from your hotel , drive almost 2h until cusipata where we will have breakfast.
  • Hike to Rainbow Mountain: Upon reaching the trailhead, you’ll start the hike to Rainbow Mountain. The hike typically takes around 1.5 to 2 hours, depending on your pace and fitness level. The trail can be challenging due to the high altitude (over 14,000 feet or 4,300 meters) and the steep terrain.
  • Arrival at Rainbow Mountain: You’ll arrive at the viewpoint overlooking Rainbow Mountain, where you can marvel at the incredible geological formations and vibrant colors of the mountain. This is the highlight of the tour, and you’ll have time to take photos, explore the area, and soak in the stunning views.
  • Return Hike: After your time at the summit, you’ll begin the hike back to the trailhead, which usually takes about 1 to 1.5 hours. have lunch then journey back to Cusco, arriving by 5 to 6pm.

Day 8: Goodbye, transfer back to the airport.

  • 2 hours brefore of your flight departure, we will pick you up from your hotel and drive you to the airport and say you good bye, thank you for traveling with us.

What you need to take for this tour:

  • Original passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located in the cloud forest area)
  • Sun hat. Sunscreen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camera.
  • water
  • Sandwich.
  • trekking cloth
  • Walking shoes. For more details information about packing list check HERE.
Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days

Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 Days/3 Nights Hike

The Classic Inca Trail hike to Machu Picchu is one of the most famous and popular trekking routes in the world. It combines stunning high-mountain scenery, lush cloud-forests, subtropical jungle, and a remarkable mix of Inca paving stones, ruins, and tunnels, providing a breathtaking backdrop for an adventure journey. Machu Picchu, the iconic 15th-century Inca citadel, is the jewel that crowns this wonderful hike.

The classic Inca Trail trek is only about 45 kilometers (27 miles) long, but it goes up and down the mountain, in three steps, and generally avoids the treacherous terrain in this part of Peru. This makes for a more strenuous 45km of scenery than most, but also spectacular, through a variety of Andean environments including cloud forest and alpine tundra. During this trip, hikers cross the Urubamba River, passing through many small towns and incredible landscapes. On the last day, you will enter Machu Picchu through the Inti Punku (Sun Gate) as the Incas did.

Experience the adventure of a lifetime with Qoricancha Expeditions’ Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days trek. Hike through breathtaking Andean landscapes, camp under starlit skies, explore ancient Inca ruins, and culminate your journey at the majestic Machu Picchu. This is not just a trek; it’s an immersive exploration of history, culture, and natural beauty, expertly guided by Qoricancha Expeditions. Join us and create lasting memories on this iconic trail.

The Inca Trail Quick Overview:

  • Distance: Approximately 26 miles/43 kilometers
  • Duration: Typically 4 days and 3 nights
  • Altitude: The trail reaches an altitude of 13,828 feet (4,215 meters) at its highest point, Dead Woman’s Pass.
  • Difficulty: Moderate to Challenging, depending on fitness levels.

Why Travel with Qoricancha Expeditions?

  • Expertise and Excellence : Embark on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 Days/3 Nights with Qoricancha Expeditions, a renowned leader in delivering excellence in guiding and customer service. Trust our experienced team of professionals to ensure a hassle-free and unforgettable journey.
  • Cultural Immersion : Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Peru. Qoricancha Expeditions provides expert guides who will share their deep knowledge of the region, offering insights into the ancient Inca civilization and local traditions.
  • Small Group Advantage : Smaller tour group sizes allow for a more intimate experience, increased interaction with guides, and the opportunity to form connections with fellow travelers.
  • Memories for a Lifetime : Traveling with Qoricancha Expeditions guarantees not only an unforgettable adventure but also memories that will stay with you forever. It’s a journey that promises to leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of Peru.

Important Notes:

  • The Classic Inca Trail requires permits, so booking in advance with Qoricancha Expeditions is crucial.
  • Physical fitness and acclimatization to the high altitude are important for a successful trek.
  • Guided tours enhance your understanding and appreciation of the archaeological sites.

What you need to take for this tour:

  • Original passport.
  • Small day pack.
  • Insect repellent (Machu picchu is located in the cloud forest area)
  • Sunhat. Sunscreen.
  • Rain gear just in case for any month of the year.
  • Camera.
  • toilet
  • Sandwich.
  • trekking cloth
  • Walking shoes. For more details information about packing list check HERE.

Weather : Peru is a year-round destination for travelers, but the dry/winter season, between May and October, is generally the most popular time to visit the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4 days. This is when the nights are cooler and there are often wild flowers in bloom along the Inca Trail, its usually full sunny days allowing you to enjoy this royal Inca trail a lot, November and December are the beginning of the rainy season and January to mid -April is the middle or rainy season, it usually rains a lot, make sure you bring good rain gear.