Salkantay trek the second best option to reach Machu Picchu, you can experience coffe tours, autententic Inca Trail, Machu Picchu view from Llactapata Inca Site and more....!
If you have in mind to make a Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru, it is very likely that the Inca Trail is your first choice, however, it is not the only option to get to this destination.
The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu has become one of the most popular treks because the Inca Trail usually has limited spaces and when one verifies availability, it finds no available seats (you must reserve with 6 months of anticipation). But do not get frustrated, the Salkantay Trek is always available.
Salkantay, is the name of one of the protective mountains of the Vilcanota mountain range it has a height of 6200 meters above sea level, considered the second highest peak in the Cusco region and one of the 5 highest peaks in Peru.
We have a new training program for the Altitude Sickness. Our coaches recommend a proper preparation if tourists choose to do the trekking, hiking tours or adventure tours like Inca Trail hiking tours. Our program consist in 6 hours with an adequate training by experienced and professional mountain guides and trekking tour guides in Peru. More information here.
The route of Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu has fantastic mountain views, exuberant vegetation, nice hot springs, coffe plantations, grate food, experince local people and it could be your best trip ever.
Kenko Adventures offers Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu tours from 3, 4 and 5 days with final destination at Machu Picchu Sunrise and you can hike to Machu Picchu Machu Picchu Mountain or Huayna Picchu mountain.
Our itineraries are properly designed by guides with many years of experience working on this trekking route. We invite you to take a look at our tours