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$570 USD
Contries: Perú stay: 2D/1N

Short inca trail to Machu Picchu

Do you want to trek the 4 days Inca Trail to Machu Picchu but do not have enough time? Check out 2 day Inca Trail

The 2 Day Inca Trail trek could be one of the best options for you. The short Inca trail to Machu Picchu has a mix of adventure, culture with plenty of flora and fauna along the Inca trail tour. The best way to end the trek is by visiting one of the 7 wonders of the world, Machu Picchu.

One of the highlights about this tour is visiting Machu Picchu twice, on day 1 in the afternoon and on day 2 in the morning. You get twice the value!

2 day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
Day 1: Cusco – km 104 – Aguas Calientes Town
Day 2: Machu Picchu & back to Cusco
2 day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
Day 1: Cusco – km 104 – Aguas Calientes Town

We will pick you up at your hotel at 5am, from there, we will drive to the town of Ollantaytambo for breakfast and then board the train to km 104, this is where the real adventure begins!

The trail runs for approximately 4 hours through gradual and very steep climbs until we get to the top of the beautiful archeological called Wiñayhuayna (known as forever young) reaching up to 8746/2666m. We will have time to explore and learn more of its history and origins. After lunch, we will be ascending through mountains and a further 2 hours through terrain fields. With spectacular views and unforgettable memories along the Inca trail, you will have every chance to take incredible pictures of the sunset overlooking Machu Picchu.

Mission accomplished, we arrive at Machu Picchu! Have your camera ready for some great pictures! We make our way to Aguas Calientes via bus and stay overnight at one of our recommended hotels!

Day 2: Machu Picchu & back to Cusco

Today we hop on a bus and make the journey (30 minutes drive approx.) to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Our guide will welcome you with a 2 hour guided tour and take you to the most important temples and enclosures Machu Picchu has to offer. After the tour, you will have free time to explore the citadel on your own. 

In the afternoon, we will be departing Aguas Calientes to board the train at 2:30pm (depending on availability) and arrive to Cusco at roughly 7:00 p.m.

  • Level of difficulty: Moderately difficult/Challenging.
  • Highest Altitude - 2725m / 8,792ft.
  • Walking Distance - 10 km / 6.2 miles
  • Accommodation - 3 Star Hotel.
  • Weather - dry from May to October, wet from November to April
  • To climb Huayna Picchu mountain you need to book in advance.
  • Pick up from your hotel.
  • Professional Tour Leader
  • Transportation – round trip train Tickets and bus to Cusco
  • Entrance fee to Inca Trail and Machu Picchu
  • Day 1 - 1 boxed lunch .
  • Day 2 - 1 breakfast in Aguas Calientes
  • Round trip bus Tickets
  • 1 night at 3 star hotel in Aguas Calientes.
  • Oxygen bottle
  • First Aid kit
Not Included:
  • Walking sticks
  • Wayna Picchu Entrance
  • Tips for your Tour Leader
  • Travel insurance 
Things we highly recommend packing for the trek:
  • Toilet paper 
  • Rain Poncho
  • Mid-sized quick-dry towel 
  • Walking boots
  • Hand sanitizer 
  • First aid + digestive meds, ibuprofen 
  • Bug spray
  • Head lamp
  • Quick-dry clothing
  • Sunglasses and a hat/neck cover