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Huchuy Qosqo & Machu Picchu (2 days / 1 night)

It is an ideal hike for those travelers looking for adventure in non-popular places in order to enjoy the scenery to the fullest.

Huchuy Qosqo (small Cusco) is located on the heights of the Sacred Valley and offers beautiful landscapes of the Vilcabamba mountain range.

During the first day, a walk from the village of Tauca (3,750 masl / 12,303 fasl) to a high pass where you can see beautiful views of the snowy Veronica, Pistusiray, Chicon and San Juan, then descends towards Huchuy Qosq and Lamay, from where a vehicle will transfer the hikers to Ollantaytambo to take the train to Machu Picchu.

During this tour visitors spend the night in a hotel at Machu Picchu town (Aguas Calientes). The visit to Machu Picchu is done on the second day

Advance reservation is recommended during the high season (April to October).

Altitude
ALTITUD

2,050 - 4,050 masl / 6,726 - 13,287 fasl

Seasonality
TEMPORALIDAD

All year round

Distance
DISTANCIA

14 km

Difficulty level
DIFICULTAD

Normal to moderate

Remarks
OBSERVACION

Prior experience of hiking in high altitude and good health are recommended

Offer
OFERTAS

Private and shared services