Trek Machu Picchu: The Stunning Salkantay

Experience the Andes and discover this archeaological icon.

Flexible - we offer this program year-round

                                                                            What's Included: 

Machu_Picchu_llamas. Photo Credit Jerry Daykin from Cambridge, United Kingdom CC BY 2.0

El Nomad travels to Peru! Designed for avid explorers and nature wanderlusts, the Salkantay trek guides you through wildly diverse landscapes, from snow-capped mountains and tropical forests to the edges of the jungle. It's often referred to as the Incan trails more rustic cousin (and hence why we love it!): 

  • Airport pickup from Cusco and private transportation to hotel in Cusco 
  • Transportation to the beginning of Salkantay trail
  • 6 KGS Weight Allowance per passenger (weights to be carried by horses)
  • Experienced trekker and professional bilingual tour guide 
  • Sleeping mat (double foam)
  • Tents 
  • Cook and cooking equipment
  • Horses (to carry the tents, latrine tent and cooking equipment)
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu 
  • Guided tour of Machu Picchu 
  • Expedition train ticket Aguas Calientes/Ollantaytambo
  • Transfer from Ollantaytambo train station to Cusco 
  • All meals 
  • Vegetarian food available on request with no extra charge
  • First aid equipment
  • 24-hour emergency response

Ecotour cost: $1,250 USD

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