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Huchuy Qosqo Trek + Machu Picchu 3days Tour

CUSCO
USD: 489
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Additional Info
  • Price: USD: 489
  • Location: CUSCO
  • Duration: 03 DAYS
  • Tour Type: ADVENTURE
  • Difficulty: MODERATELY
  • Open Date: ALL YEAR
  • Starting Point: CUSCO
  • Departures: EVERY DAY
HUCHUY QOSQO 03 DAYS TREK+ Machu Picchu.
⇒ Description Trek..

You Can walk through the old Inca trails and returning to the past of the ancient empire Quechua, this is a fantastic trek is ideal for those hikers who really want to be far in the middle of the mountains. The route is situated just north of Cusco, making access easy and is ideal for visitors who either don’t have much time in the region or would like to do a little hiking without too much of a strenuous workout.

⇒  Trekking Itinerary..

Day 1: Cusco – Tambomachay - Pumamarca.
Early morning pick up from hotel at 7:30am and drive to Tambomachay (3800 m.), an archaeological complex situated in the Sacsayhuaman Archaeological Park. Tambomachay is comprised of a series of ceremonial water fountains, which are thought to have been dedicated to a water cult. The day’s hike will start at this point, and will continue through puna landscapes and over the Sicllaccasa pass at 4020m/13186ft. Down the other side, we hike along a path that leads to the Ccauca ravine, where we encounter archaeological remains and wild crops, such as tarwi, and a large quantity of cacti. We continue on to the Queullococha pass at 4185m/13727ft, where we may enjoy views of the lake with the same name. Surrounding the area in spectacular views stand the Veronica, Pitusiray, Chicon and San Juan snow peaks. Continuing the path, we walk past the Queullococha Lake, where we may see huallatas, ducks and small fish, to then climb towards the Challu Challu pass at 4220m/13842ft. From this point, we observe the Chinchero planes and the Piuray and Qoricocha lagoons. We then ascend towards the fourth pass at Rumicruz at 4230m/13874ft and enjoy a panoramic view of the Qoricocha and the Vilcanota snow capped range. Here we rest and eat lunch. We then make our way to the Inca rock quarry at 4220m/13842ft, which was the place from where the rocks were extracted to build Huchuy Qosqo. Finally, we descend towards the Pucamarca community at 4010m/13153ft, where we arrive in the late afternoon. Here we diner and camp through the night.


Day 2: Pumamarca - Huchuy Qosqo -
We leave camp at around 8am and walk downhill towards the Leon Punku ravine, where we find remains of an Inca bridge and trail. This canyon boasts geological formations surrounded by majestic rocks and boulders that direct the river to Huchuy Qosqo at 3600m/11808ft, where we arrive by mid morning. Huchuy Qosqo is an Inca archaeological complex with imposing architecture that includes a large open ceremonial center, from which we enjoy a panoramic view of the Sacred Valley, the Vilcanota River, and the snow capped mountain range of the same name.

Descend to Lamay at 3000m/9840ft. Lamay is a town dedicated to agriculture and cattle raising. At 2pm transfer to Ollantaytambo to have lunch and visit the famous fortress located on the slope of the mountain. Late afternoon (5:15pm) we catch our train to Aguas Calientes and stay in comfortable hotel with private bath and hot shower.


Day 3: Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco.
At 5:30am breakfast in the hotel and then transfer the bus station we will board the first bus to sanctuary of Machu Picchu (2400m). The guided visit will last three hours or more according your request. Then you'll have plenty of time to take photos of Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu, if you like to climb to Wayna Picchu requires minimum 2 hours up and down. At mentioned time we will go back to Aguas Calientes to have lunch and then train back to Cusco (4 hours).

TREK INCLUSIONS AND OPTIONS
⇒  Trek Inclusions..

⇒ Bilingual English speaking tour guide (additional tour guide for groups of nine people or more)
⇒ Pre-Departure Briefing at your hotel 1 or 2 days before your trek.
⇒ Pick up from your hotel and transportation to Tambomachay and return transportation with hotel drop off
⇒ Four-person tent for every 2 people.
⇒ Mattress
⇒ Kitchen tent
⇒ Dining tent with tables and chairs
⇒ Toilet tent and portable toilet
⇒ Cook
⇒ Wranglers and horses to carry all the equipment (food, tents, chairs, table, etc)
⇒ Horse to transport 6 kg of your personal gear
⇒ Duffle bag for your personal gear
⇒ Two breakfasts, two lunches and one dinner
⇒ Hot water for washing
⇒ Boiled and cold water to fill the water bottles.
⇒ Emergency oxygen bottle and medical kit. 

 

*   Services Not Included:

⇒ Sleeping bag – you can rent one from us
⇒ Trekking poles – you can rent them from us
⇒ Tips for the crew (guide, chef, wranglers)
⇒ Travel /Health / Emergency insurance

 

*   Option Services:
1- Additional Horse service : USD 50.00 (per load)
2- Single tent supplement : USD 15.00
4- Sleeping bag : USD 10.00 (per unit / 2 nights)
5- Walking pole : USD 10.00 (per unit / 2 days)
6- Vegetarian Meals  (Optional Free)
 

  (1) About of the aditional Horse:
-   Aditional Horses  can be hired to help carry your personal items such as clothes, sleeping bag etc. They can be hired for $100 for all 2 days and will carry up to a maximum of 25kg (usually 1 horse between 2 persons is more than sufficient). You can hire the services of a half a horse to carry up to 12kg for US$50. However, even with a personal horse, you will still need to bring a day small pack for essential items.

   (2) Do you want to get at the Huayna Picchu mountain?  (300 Mts):
According to the MACHU PICCHU permit, If you are interested to climb Wayna Picchu (the mountain at the back),  along your visit to Machu picchu, take into account that the regulations have changed  from August  the past year (2015) and so, all permission ought to be bouht in advance.  The Price to be paid for this trek is :  ($15 USD  approximately).

The permissions are limeted to 400 to get at the Huayna picchu mountain.  There are two shifts for entrance:

⇒  First shift:         7 a.m    (200 persons)
⇒  Second shift:   10 a.m  (200 persons)

Important notice: The this year 2016 we have get 95% of spaces for to climb for the Wayna Picchu mountain for our tourists.

All tourists must adjoin his name and passport number in the reservation request. ¡¡Good Luck!!

 

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   (3) About Sleeping Bag:
-  Sleeping bag hire . If you haven't got a sleeping bag or you don't want the hassle of bringing one all the way to Peru with you then we have sleeping bags in our office for rent. The price is US$5 per person per day.

          (4) About Extra night in Aguas calientes:
-  An extra night in Aguas Calientes. can easily be arranged for you if required. Hotels costs and costs associated with returning to Machu Picchu the following day are additional to trek costs. It is best to make your hotel reservation directly.

  (5) About Vegetarian Meals:
-  Vegetarian Meals. We can provide vegetarian meals or cater for special diets with no extra cost. Just let us know at least 2 days prior to trek departure.

⇒  Other Information:
(*) Luggage storage. When you go on the trek it is best to leave any luggage that you are not going to need behind in Cusco. Nearly all the hotels in Cusco provide a secure luggage deposit. Put any valuables in their safe. Very rarely do hotels charge for this service especially if you are returning to the same hotel after the trek. If there are any problems with your hotel we can arrange to store your luggage at our office.

(*) Time of arrival in Cusco after returning from the trek. Unless you plan to stay an extra night in Aguas Calientes, you will return to your hotel in Cusco for approximately 9:30pm on the 3th day of the trek.

RATES: 10% Discount 2016
⇒  Rates 2016 (January to December)

Our prices are really competitive and above all guaranteed by the vast experience we have in the local tourism sector. Furthermore there are no hidden charges beyond the services included.  

 

⇒  Discounted Price 10% only  for bookings before September 30, 2016

Huchuy Qosco Trek 03 Days Price per person  USD $
For Adul People USD$ 489
For Student People USD$ 469

 Price is in American Dollars

 

⇒  * Important About Machu Picchu:  

(1*)  Train Schedule subject to change depending on the Peru Rail or Inca Rail time table and availability.
(2*)  To qualify as a student, you need a valid cardISIC-Card (student card at the World). Scan, copy and send an email to the time of the reserve. We offer a discount of $ 20 per student
(3*)  For children under 16 are offering a discount of$ 20 (Scanned copies of passports and send via email).

 

FACTS About Machu Picchu:
-     Built in the first half of the 15th century by Inca Pachacutec (´'The Earth Maker¨')
-     Altitude: 2400 metres/7873 feet (at the Holy Square )
-     Altitude of Aguas Calientes Town: 2012m/6600ft
-     Distance from Cusco: 112 km
-     Weather: dry from May to October and wet from November to April

 

BOOKING AND PAYMENT IN ADVANCE
⇒  Steps to make a booking..

If you do want to confirm your reservation, please do the  following  Five simple Steps to Book Online...

»  Step One:

⇒  All reservations must be made well in advance (2 and 4 month) is recommended especially during the months June, July and August). Earlier is better due to restrictions on the numbers of trekkers permitted inside Machu Picchu.

 
»  Step Two:

⇒ To process your Booking the following information is needed: .... Your personal data is used only for government permits.
 

.....Please cut and paste the following section into your email to us and just fill in any missing blanks:

Dear: All Trek Tour Operator(A.T & Jungle SAC) :
We would like to make the following tour reservation:
Llamas or Alpacas, Huchuy Qosqo  3 day trek + Machu Picchu  Code - A25

 1. Confirm your preferred departure dates:.............

    ⇒Date that we would like to start the trek: ..........................................
    ⇒Our arrival date in Cusco is: ............................................................
    ⇒We require a free transfer from the airport to our hotel: Yes/No
    ⇒Our flight arrival details are (only required for persons wanting an airport transfer):Yes/No
    ⇒We will be staying at the following hotel in Cusco: ............................
    ⇒Do you wish that we recommend you a hotel: Yes/No

» Details of our group:

Person 01:

    Name: .........................................................................................................
    Nationality and Age:................................................................................
    Passport Number: .....................................................................................
       
Person 02:

    Name: .........................................................................................................
    Nationality and Age:................................................................................
    Passport Number: .....................................................................................
    Do you have student card (ISIC): Yes/No
  
Any other information:..........................................................................

Please send the email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or Ask Our Expert.....

»  Step Three:

⇒ You will be sent an email informing you about enabling permissions (within 24 hrs)
 
»  Step Four:

⇒ After, we will require a  trek deposit of US$150 per person payable within one day, (only) if you received our confirmation booking).
 
»  Step Five:

⇒ Now sit back and relax. An email will be sent to you immediately confirming your tour booking.
 
⇒  Payment Details Information

we have several options for you to make your prepayment:

» Method 1. Payment by Western Union
» Method 2. Payment online (only Visa card)
» Method 3. Bank transfer    More details  

» Further details of how to send the deposit are included with our trek booking confirmation email. The remaining balance is to be paid in our office at least two days prior to your trek departure date. Payment can be made in cash US$, local currency (Peruvian Soles), American Express (6%) or by VISA (5% surcharge - VISA's cost not ours)

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