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Peru Inca Trail and Machu Picchu Multisport Tour

Hike, Bike and Raft from the Andes to the Sacred Valley

The towering, snow-capped peaks and deep river valleys of the Andes provide some of the most spectacular scenery found on earth. From Cusco to the Sacred Valley, visit some of Peru's most fascinating attractions. Experience a vibrant culture, shop in open markets, bike through local villages, raft exhilarating whitewater and hike the fabulous Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

Day 1: Cusco

We begin with a walking tour of Cusco, the historic capital of the Inca Empire, exploring its most important sites, cathedrals and busy markets.

Days 2-3: Pisac-Sacred Valley-Ollantaytambo

We explore the ruins at Pisac at 10,000 feet, visit the renowned handicrafts market and cycle gently downhill along the Urubamba River in the Sacred Valley.  The next day we raft the river's Class II-III rapids and continue with a hike to the Fortress of Ollantaytambo for a guided tour through its ancient stone streets.

Days 4-7: Inca Trail-Machu Picchu

The Inca Trail begins with a relatively easy section to Llactapata ruins. After crossing the highest point on the trail at nearly 14,000 feet the next day, we head down to the Rio Pacamayo Valley. We climb steeply to the ruins of Runcuracay and Sayacmarca on the third day of our trek and camp that night with a stunning view of soaring Sancantay Peak and the Urubamba River far below. From Phuyupatamarca, we descend to Winay Wayna and get our first views of Machu Picchu through the "Gate of the Sun." After exploring the citadel, relax in the comforts of our luxurious lodge.

Days 8-9: Machu Picchu-Cusco

Sunrise at Macchu Picchu is a special treat. After a morning of further exploration at the site, we take the train back to Cusco for a special farewell dinner and catch flights home the following day.

The above describes the 9-day inn & camping itinerary. For the 6-day inn-based itinerary, see "Choose Your Option" above for dates and pricing. For the activities and lodging involved in the 6-day itinerary, see the Detailed Itinerary link above.

The Inca Trail is regulated with a quota system. Spaces on the trail fill up early so we strongly suggest that you book this trip as far in advance as possible. We will need your passport number at the time of booking in order to reserve your space on the Inca Trail. This applies to both the 6-day and 9-day versions of the trip.

Trip Details

9 Days / 8 Nights

  • Trip Type:

    Camping
    Multisport
  • Trip Rating:

    Moderate to Challenging
  • Price:

    $2998
  • Single Supplement:

    $700
  • Gateway City:

    Lima, Peru
  • Meeting Place:

    Cusco, Peru

2014 Dates:

  • Sep 06 - Sep 14
  • Sep 20 - Sep 28
       (Singles)
  • Oct 04 - Oct 12

2015 Dates:

  • Apr 11 - Apr 19
  • May 02 - May 10
  • May 23 - May 31
       (Singles)
  • Jun 13 - Jun 21
  • Jul 11 - Jul 19
  • Aug 08 - Aug 16
  • Sep 05 - Sep 13
  • Sep 19 - Sep 27
       (Singles)
  • Oct 03 - Oct 11

Activities:

  1. Colonial City Tour (1 half day)
  2. Hiking (4 full & 2 half days)
  3. Biking (1 half day)
  4. Rafting (1 half day)
  5. Machu Picchu Tour (2 half days)
  6. Train Ride

Inn & Camping Highlights:

Charm, hospitality and comfort characterize our mix of retreats, including Casa Andina Private Collection Hotels in Cusco and the Sacred Valley, and the El Pueblo Machu Picchu Hotel. For the 9-day tour, three nights of catered camping highlight our trek along the Inca Trail, fully supported with personal porters to carry your gear and a cook to keep your palate pleased.

Trip Extensions:

Extend your trip at a world class eco-lodge in the Peruvian Amazon or experience the magic of Lake Titicaca.

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