Lares Machu Picchu

On this trip, we will meet the magestic mountains and lakes of Peru. We'll find diverse wildlife and vegetation typical of the area of the Andes.

DURATION
4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS
DEPARTURES
Everyday
PHYSICAL LEVEL
CATEGORY
Walking
STARTS IN
Machu Picchu
DESTINATIONS
Lares, Ollantaytambo, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu

Itinerary of Lares Machu Picchu

Day 1 Cusco - Lares - Huaca Wasi

We will start our adventure to Lares starting from the city of Cusco at 06:00 am, we will pick you up from your accommodation and on board our mobility we will go to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, we will pass picturesque towns such as Pisac and Calca until we reach Lares where we will be arriving around noon.

In Lares we can appreciate the beauty of the mountains and enjoy its thermomedicinal waters. After lunch we will start the hike to Huaca Wasi where we will camp, on the way we will be able to appreciate some small peasant communities and local fauna such as llamas and alpacas.

Night and overnight in tents.

Accommodation
  • Camping
Meal
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Transport
  • Touristic

Day 2. Huaca Wasi - Chalhuayoccocha

After breakfast we will continue our hike ascending to the Hauca Wasikasa which is at an altitude of 4300 masl which will be the highest point of our trek.

From this opening you have a privileged view of the entire Valley of Lares, mountains and snowy mountains.

During our walk we will be accompanied by alpacas and llamas which graze freely during the day.

Our walk will be to the Chalhuayococha lagoon near where we will camp and spend the second night.

Accommodation
  • Camping
Meal
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Transport
  • Trekking

Day 3: Chalhuayoccocha - Yanahuara - Ollantaytambo

Our third day will begin recharging energies with a delicious breakfast and then continue our walk until we reach the town of Yanahuara where we will be waiting for our mobility that will take us to the town of Ollantaytambo from where we will board the train that will take us to Aguas Calientes where We will spend the night in a basic hostel for the next day to visit the citadel and Wonder of the World - Machu Picchu.

Accommodation
  • Basic Hostel in Aguas Calientes
Meal
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
Transport
  • Touristic

Day 4: Machu Picchu - Cusco

The last day of our trek will start ascending from the town of Aguas Calientes to the entrance of Machu Picchu.

In the citadel of Machu Picchu we will enjoy a guided tour of the most important places and then we will have free time to explore the area and get more pictures.

In the afternoon we will return by train to Ollantaytambo where we will be waiting for the mobility that will take us back to Cusco.

Meal
  • Breakfast
Transport
  • Touristic

This program includes

  • Complete camping equipment
  • Transportation Cusco-Lares
  • English - Spanish guide
  • 3 breakfasts
  • 3 lunches
  • 2 dinners
  • Horses for camping equipment
  • Arrieros
  • Train ticket (Round trip) Ollanta - Aguas Calientes - Ollanta
  • Hostal in Aguas calientes
  • Entrance to the citadel of Machu Picchu
Accommodation
  • Basic Hostel in Aguas Calientes
  • Camping
Transport
  • Touristic
Meal
  • 3 Breakfasts
  • 3 Lunches
  • 2 Dinners

This program does not include

  • Sleeping bag
  • Rise bus ticket
  • Dinner in Aguas Calientes on the 3rd day
  • Last lunch in Aguas Calientes
  • Personal carrier

What to bring

  • Warm jacket.
  • Sun block.
  • Tracking shoes.
  • Mosquito repellent.
  • Sun glasses.
  • Extra money in sole (extra expenses).
  • Sleeping bag.
  • Water purification tablets.
  • Camera etc

Recommendations

  • We only carry 6kg of personal thing per person