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Salkantay To Machupicchu +Biking+Ziplining with Luxury Domes 5D/5N

Salkantay to Machupicchu 5d/5n Biking+ Zipling With Luxury Domes

Itinerary

 Day 1: CUSCO-SORAYPAMPA DOMES-HUMANTAY BLUE LAGOON

We will pick you up 10 am from your hotel, where you will meet your BioandeanExpeditions trekking team. From here, we will head in our private van for a 3 hour drive to the campsite in Soraypampa, located at 3,800 m.a.s.l. We will arrive just on time to have Lunch at our Luxury Domes .

At the campsite, your guide will show you the facilities of our luxury Dome so after the Lunch we will walk for 3 hour round trip to visit the Humantay Blue Lagoon, by the evening time  we will pass the night in our exclusive  Luxury domes  so we will have Dinner along with some hot drinks. Your night will be accompanied by the countless stars adorning the night sky and we do a bonfire to enjoy the stars.

Day 2:  SORAYPAMPA CAMPSITE – SALKANTAY PASS– CHAULLAY-LUCMABAMBA

After a good night’s rest, you will have early wake up to enjoy your breakfast before your trek. During this morning, there will be a short team introduction between all trekkers and the Bioandean Staff to ensure a positive, family-like experience. After the introduction, you will give your duffle bags to the muleteers for carrying.
This will be a hike of approximately3 hours along a steady uphill until Salkantay Pass at 4,650 m.a.s.l.- the highest point of the trek. Once here, you will be rewarded with hot drinks before continuing!
From Salkantay Pass, it will only be 1 hour more to our Lunch Point at  Wayracmachay after the lunch we will only walk for  2 hours through the Cloud forest towards  CHaullay where we will take a 1 hour van transport to our exclusive Dome campsite at Lucmabamba Coffee Plantation Campsite

Walking Distance: 20 km
Elevation Gained: 850 meters
Elevation Descended: 850 meters
Weather: Cold, windy, rainy in the wet season

Day 3: COFFEE EXPERIENCE -ZIP LINING-BIKING-HOT SPRING

We will have an early breakfast so after the breakfast we will have the coffee experience we will be able to see the proccess of the coffee such as: harvesting ,toasting,grinding  coffee after this experience we will get ready for  our Zip lining  activity  full of adrenaline  then we will do the biking for about 3 hours towards the natural hot spring of Santa Teresa  where we will enjoy the natural hot spring for about 2 hours , finally we will be transported to our Dome campsite  where we will have dinner and enjoy a bon fire

Day 4:  LUCMABAMBA COFFEE FARM – LLACTAPATA -HYDROLECTRIC-AGUAS CALIENTES

After an early start and a hearty breakfast, we tackle the last day of our trek. We head uphill for 2-3 hours towards Llactapata pass (2,700 m/8,900ft), where we come upon a distant but quite special view of Machu Picchu from the southwest, a view few tourists ever glimpse; an added value are the Llactapata quechuan site, which have recently been restored. we will have a great  view of Machu Picchu. We then begin our final descent to the Aobamba River through lush bamboo forests and more orchards and coffee plantations (2-3 hour descent). then after lunch we will walk for 2 and half hours from Hydroelectrica to Aguas calientes and do overnight in aguas calientes town in our 4 **** Hotel.

Walking Distance: 14 km
Campsite Elevation: 2,000 meters
Elevation Gained: 400 meters
Weather: During day time hot and humid, chilly at night

 

Day 5: MACHU PICCHU – RETURN TO CUSCO

Today will be the most important day of your expedition. To get the most out of the day, we encourage every group to have an early breakfast before catching one of the first buses up to Machu Picchu (starting at 5:30 a.m.). The hotel will hold your bags for you while in Machu Picchu. This way, you will only be required to take your personal backpack with all essentials up to Machu Picchu. The bus ride from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu will take approximately 30 minutes.
Once in Machu Picchu, your guide will introduce you the beauty of Machu Picchu. You will head directly to a well-sought out location from where you will watch the sunrise and take photographs. Your guide will then guide you around the main sectors of the citadel, for a total of 2.5 hours. During this guided tour, you will learn some more about the history and culture of the Inca Empire. At the end of the tour, you will have some time to yourself or,you can  hike Huayna Picchu*  your guide will show you where to begin this hike, which will take no more than 2 hours round-trip.
For your return from Machu Picchu, we recommend to begin heading back to Aguas Calientes town by no later than 2 hours prior to your train departure. Your guide will inform you of your train times prior to your return. The train return from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo will take approximately 2 hours. In Ollantytambo, our Bioandean Expeditions  Staff will be waiting for your right by the station´s exit door ready to bring you back to Cusco by car. The car ride to Cusco will be approximately 2 hours and will have you dropped off at your hotel in Cusco.

Includes / Not include

Tour All Inclusive

  • Profesional bilingual tour guide
  • Entrance fees to The salkantay Trek
  • Entrance fees to Machupicchu
  • Entrance fees to Huaynapicchu or Montaña Machupicchu
  • Breifing time about the Salkantay Trek One day before
  • Liners for your sleeping bags
  • First day andean ceremony, offering to the mother earth
  • Maximum number of paxs 02 maximum 10 paxs
  • Collection from your hotel (we pick you up from where you are staying)
  • Private transport to Soraypampa Luxury Domes Campsite
  • Vistadome Luxury train back to ollantaytambo (can be at 13:30 pm or 16:30 pm leaving from
    Aguas calientes).
  • Private transport back from Ollamtaytambo to Cusco
  • Entrance fee Machu Picchu
  • Food: *5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 afternoon snacks (hot drinks, biscuits and popcorn) and 4 dinners
    Cook
  • 4-people Luxury Dome  capacity jus for two paxs only to have more space to store your luggage ( with private Hot shower and toilets)
  • Horseman , mules or porters (they just carry cooking stuff and camping equipment) and 8 kilos from your personal stuff
  • 8 kilos of your personal belongins to be carry by the horses
  • Roundtrip Bus Aguas Calientes to MachuPicchu
  • 1 night accommodation in our 4 stars Hotel at Aguas Calientes(private room, cable tv, wi fi)
  • First Aid kit
  • Vegetarian/special diet options available

What you need to take for Salkantay Trekking?:

  • Original passport

Insurance card is essential

  • Hiking water proof boots (with ankle protectors )
  • Waterproof jacket or rain poncho
  • Warm jack
  • Hat and gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable trousers
  • Rain pants
  • Sun hat, Bathing suit (for hot springs in santa teresa and Aguas Calientes)
  • Sun protection cream ( factor 35 recommended ) sun is strong
  • Insect Repellent  40 % deet ( for mosquitos )
  • Water bottle
  • Water purification tablets (Micropur recommended)
  • Toilet paper
  • Personal medication
  • Camera and films
  • Torch with spare batteries (flashlight)
  • Extra contribution suggested money for tipping porters, cook and guide. and for any emergency (300 soles)
  • Walking poles ( black diamont or leki brand)

Optional items to take for Salkantay Trek

  • Short pants
  • Walking poles (with rubber tips) they can also be hired from us.
  • Plaster and bandages

We are professional speaking English licensed guides in cusco BIOANDEAN EXPEDITIONS

Price & availability

PRICE FOR SALKANTAY TREKKING

We can leave any day of the week, as long as permits are available. Please remember, permits are only needed for your start date.

2018 Price Group Price Salkantay Trekking (December 2018 through January 2019):

Private Tours for Salkantay Trekking are based on Group Size:

Our fixed  Price 2018  is 800  dollars in our sharing  group minimum 2 people and as maximum 8 people This tour is all Inclusive

*Save 80 dollars per person  by Returning by bus after your tour so your final price will be  720 dollars per person

Methods Of Payments

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Money Transfer by Western Union (using your credit cards) - There are additional fees associated with this method of payment.

The method of payment depends on which country that you are sending the money. From the USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, France, Netherlands & Norway you can make the money transfer online at : Wester Union Just visit the website and follow the instructions. Visa and Master Card can be used. The charge is less if you go directly to a local Western Union agent in your town and pay in cash. For countries other than those mentioned above you will have to go to the office of your local agent to pay the deposit. The Western Union website allows you to search for the agent nearest to where you live. There are over 245,000 agents throughout the world so you should have no problem finding one that is convenient to you at the end of the Transaction Western union or Money Gram  will give you a control number that you need to let us know so we can be able to collect your deposit.

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Phone numbers: mobile 051 984 404049 or our land line 051 084  227118

*You can send the money to   my boss bank account too here is the full details So if you send your deposit through this bank account.

Name of Bank: Banco de Crédito del Perú BCP
Account Number: (US$ dollars) 285-28511999-1-64
Account Name: Maribel Sanchez Huaman
SWIFT CODE: BCPLPEPL
Emergency phone VíaBCP: 0051-1-3119898
Bank Address: 189 Av. El Sol

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When you book with Bioandean Expeditions, 5% of the cost of your tour will be donated directly to support local communities through the “Inkayni Foundation”.

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