This hike is a unique adventure in the remote valley of Lares; Crossing the Sacred Valley of the Incas Passing through the rich pastoral regions of the Urubamba mountain range between snow-capped peaks and subtropical valleys, Touring the valleys and gorges; Throughout the trip we enjoyed scenic lagoons, natural thermal baths, Inca remains. This impressive path takes you truly to know remote places, a destination still unknown by many, a trip to the heart of the Andes where few tourists have ventured.
A totally different world from ours, an Andean paradise where the inhabitants of the small villages still use old ways of life. This wonderful trip also takes you to know the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, chosen one of the 7 wonders of our planet.
From very early in the morning we will pick you up from your hotel in our transport to travel through the Sacred Valley to the province of Calca and from here we will take two and a half hours to reach the district of Lares, a special place to enjoy in the thermal baths of Lares and spend all the morning in these baths that at the same time are medicinal, after that we will begin our route walking by the average of 2 hours with 30 minutes towards the place to camp called Wacawasi, fraternizing with the settlers. Dinner and Camping.
After breakfast we will continue to the highest area of the valley and see how the local people produce some of the best fabrics in Peru. Here we will observe the great skills and brilliant techniques that are used in the manufacture of ponchos and garments. Passing the town we begin the scale towards the passage of the Condor, second place in the trip that is at 4100 m.s.n.m. Lunch time, After the pass, we will get up-to-date with the impressive view of the snow-capped Veronica which is at 5750 masl. We will descend gently by the average of one hour, arriving at the beautiful lagoon of Ipsaycocha, where it will be our last place to camp.
On this day we will let ourselves be carried by the railroad tracks having a view of an extensive valley. Descend into the valley and eventually we will reach the community of Huylloc where we will have lunch, from here we will take two hours to reach Pumamarka and enjoy the Inca terraces, finally we will arrive at Ollantaytambo. Located in a fertile valley with rivers and covered by immense mountains, this ancient Inca settlement is considered one of the most important living museums in the world. It is the perfect place to appreciate the vast archaeological remains and the immense variety of flowers and birds. We will take you to the train to take the Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes route, where you will spend the night in your comfortable hotel.
From early morning (5:00 a.m.) breakfast and then take the transport to the city of Machu Picchu. After your entry ticket has been reviewed we will begin the tour in the city for an average of an hour and a half. Then we climb the mountain of Huayna Picchu (You have to sign to move forward) and visit the different sites recommended by our guide, such as Inti Punku (door of the sun) and the Inca bridge. Finally we will return by train to the town of Ollantaytambo, and then we will take the transport that will take you to the city of Cusco.
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