3 Days Salkantay Trek
02 of you are opening up a new departure date (3 days salkantay trek), we only need 2 people for a semi-private tour, daily departures. Over 3 people get a special pricing of $450.00 per person. All these services includes a FREE airport picking you up.
- If there are not more people for this fixed date ( 3 days salkantay trek), you would be departuring like a private group (without adding extra costs). We guaranteed of your departure.
- If you are short on time you may want to choose 1 +/-days for with the eventual goal of completing the entire Salkantay reaching to Machu Picchu.
3 Days Salkantay Trek, join our semi-private group, try us
Standard Semi-Private Service: This is our most popular trek and offers to visitors the most economical method to trek the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu. You will be joining a group of other trekkers like you coming from overseas, a great opportunity to have fun and make new friends.
You may ask why this tour cost more than the 5d/4n or 4d/3n standard tours just remember that you are going to do Salkantay trek the complete one without missing the option to go to the Natural Hotspring of Santa Teresa, What is more you will miss the coldest campiste at Soraypampa remember that the transport in the 5d/4n Salkantay will take you only to Mollepata and then you will walk until the first Campsite at Soraypampa which is the the coldest campsite
On the other hand Salkantay 3D/2N Shortened to Machu Picchu the transport will take you until Soraypampa and you will start walking from there to Chaullay so you will scape the coldest campsite at Soraypampa
Day 01: Cusco – Soraypampa- Chaullay
We pick you up at 3:00 am from your hotel and travel by bus to mollepata and then Soraypampa. A 5 hour walk will take us to soyroqocha where we will have the lunch with the beautiful capped Salkantay mountain ; 6271m/20575ft) We will begin our climb to the higesht point on this trek which is on 4 650 m.a.s.l15200 ft. Taking in the beautiful landscape along the way and once we get to the top the pass we go down to the campsite of Arrayanniyoq or Chaullay depends how you walk the first day.
Day 02: Arrayanniyoq – Chaullay – Collpapampa – La playa
After the breakfast we go down (downhill) through a dramatic cloud, where we will have lunch. After the lunch in the direction of the start of the jungle until we reach the upper jungle crossing the Lluskamayo or luch stopvariety of little brooks to reach La Playa late in the Afternoon we can go to the Natural Hotspring of Santa Teresa (this service is optional and you need to pay for the round trip bus from La Playa to The Hotspring). Today we will pass through valleys and have wonderful views of waterfalls, tropical fruits and plants.and also we ery warm area (optional visit the Natural Hotspring) .
To Hydrolectric where we are going to have lunch then we continue walking, passing a variety of crop plantations, till reaching Aguas Calientes town where we will spend the night in a hostal. In Aguas Calientes, you can take advantage of the thermal springs in the town (entrance 10 soles) a real treat after finishing the trek
Day 03: Machu Picchu!!!
We wake up early morning about 4 am to then to 4:30 to have the breakfast and leave walking to Machu Pichu which takes one and half hours up to Machu Picchu but there is another option to catch the first bus which leaves 5:30 to Machu Picchu (25-minutes long ) in order to appreciate the magnificent city as the sun is rising.
A walking tour approximately 2hours and 30 minutes is given by your Guide and after this you can explore the mysterious city by yourselves. Then you will take the train around 6:35pm so you will arrive to Ollantaytambo at around 8:30pm and a transport to Cusco to your Hotel.
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