Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu Maps

!New! open booking for short Inca Trail 2 days tour Machu Picchu 2020

Mountainous and lush, one of the most beautiful places in the world to hike via Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu in Perú. This beautifull National Park has the best hiking trails to reach Machu Picchu. It have variety of trails that have been made by Inca People many years ago and now is becomes as one of the second best hikking trails to Machu Picchu. . 

The Salkantay Trek is the firts alternative hike after the Inca Trail that was described by National Geographic (One of the best treks in the world) . we have salkantay trek tour for 4 days and 5 days and 3 days. There are ruins along the ways, and also you have the opportunity for gorgeous landascapes is even greater than Inca Trail. Salkantay Trek is leading to be known as  "The Nature Trek"

We have for your a general Salkantay Map and in all our itineraries we cover almost the whole trail 


Salkantay Trek Map

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During your adventure through this salkantay trek to machu picchu 4d, in the third day you will have the opportunity to hike an authentic inca path with more than 500 years old and lead you to Llaqtapata archaeological site, from here our visitors will have a unique and impressive view of Machupicchu inca citadel inside the Andes mountain chain, Salkantay Mountain and glaciers.

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During salkantay trek to machu picchu 5d we also have an authentic inca trail which starts from a small village called Lucmabamba and has a distance of 7 kilometers which will lead you to an archaeological site called Llaqtapata, it is considered a special site for inca rituals and from here you will have the first panoramic view of Machu Picchu inca citadel, andes mountain chain and Salkantay mountain as well.

salkantay trek to machu picchu 5d - Altitude Map ----salkantay trek 4d Map - Distance



The Classic Inca Trail of 4 days starts in Piscacucho community by kilometer 82 on the route Cusco - Machu Picchu and this roadgo through nice valleys surrounded by the Andes mountains with beautiful glaciers until you reach the tropical forests. During the tour you will visit many archaeological sites and beauty glaciers until you reach Machu Picchu.

Classic Inca Trail  Inca Trail  Hike - 4 Days

The Machu Picchu 2 Day hike to Machu Picchu starts on kilometer 104 of the train route from Cusco to Machu Picchu, this route has a total of 12 kilometers of cobbled and authentic road, through all of this adventure we will  visit some archaeological sites like Chachabamba, Wiñayhuayna, Intipata and Inti Punku. We  will also connect with the traditional inca trail and finally with Machu Picchu Citadel. Upon our  arrival our visitors will have the opportunity to have a visit to the Citadel this first day. The second day is dedicated to Machu Picchu visit.

2 Day Inca Trail2 Day Inca Trail Tour

The 1 day Inca Trail hike starts on kilometer 104 of the train route from Cusco to Machu Picchu. Only in this route you will have the opportunity to do a hike in the Inca Trail and  visit Machu Picchu in a single day! It is ideal for those whom do not have much time but you are interested to do a little hike. During the trek our visitors will enjoy a short ride in a comfortable touristic train with service on board crossing the Sacred Valley of the Incas which offers generous flora and fauna, and also unrealistic views of the Andes until arriving to tropical forests of the Natural Reserve of Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu.

One Day Inca Trail One Day Inca Trail Tour

The Inca Trail  accept until 750 people every day during the months of March to January that included tourists, tour guides and porters. You must reserve your ticket with 6 months in advace due to this limitation (specially for Classic Inca Trail 4 days). you can see  One day Inca Trail Permit and the Short Inca Trail availability here:

Inca Trail Permits 2019Inca Trail Permits 2020

The Inca Trail can be done with authorized companies and authorized tour guides that are regulated by the Peruvian government.


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Our Reviews for Salkantay Trek

Salkantay Trek- Trip of a lifetime!

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