Inca Quarry Trail to Machu Picchu 4-Day

This trek is the best alternative if you planning to hike a non-crowded “off the beaten track” route. The trail was built by the Incas 500 years ago and still being used today by local communities to trade. Hiking the Inca Quarry you will enjoy amazing views, secluded waterfalls, Peru’s greatest cultural past, and experienced modern Incan community’s customs.

HIGHLIGHTS
• Free airport transfer when arrive and leave
• Professional highly trained tour guides
• You will find petroglyphs, waterfalls, lakes, flora and Fauna
• Visit the most remote Sun Gate overlooking the Sacred Valley
• Visit the largest Inca Quarry of the Inca empire
• Interact with Cachiccata villagers learning their lifestyle

per adult from

$694

NZD

Duration

4 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 4 nights
    • Transfer in and out from the airport – hotel.
    • Pre-departure briefing the night before at 6.00 pm
    • Pick up from your hotel
    • All transportation from the beginning to the end
    • Personal porter for your personal staff up to 7kgs
    • Porters to carry food and equipment
    • Chef to prepare all meals
    • Professional English speaking tour guides
    • Second guide for groups of 8+
    • 4 man tents for every 2 people
    • Bus up and down to Machupicchu
    • Train round trip ( One way panoramic)
    • Entry/Admission - Perolniyoq Waterfall
    • Entry/Admission - cachiccata
    What's excluded :
    • Sleeping Bag (Can be rent from us)
    • Inflatable mattress (can be rent from us)
    • Trekking poles (can be rent from us)
    • Huayna Picchu Mountain (need to be booked in advance)
    • Montaña (need to be booked in advance)
    • Tips for our staff: please note that our agency staff is well paid so please feel free to tip as you wish.
    • First Breakfast and last day lunch

  • Day 1: CUSCO – RACCA – SOQMA – K´ORIMARCA

    Stop At: Perolniyoq Waterfall, Apv- Tipon-n11, Ollantaytambo Peru
    Departure will be from your hotel around 7:00 am and drive to the Sacred Valley until the community of Racca, where we start a 3-hour hike, visiting the petroglyphs of Pachar, the Inca shrine of Ñaupa Iglesia, and visit the village of Soccma, a place where lunch is waiting. The second part of your trek is a 3-hour hike uphill to Perolniyoc; which is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Cusco with its drop of 328 feet in the rock. To finally arrive at Q’orimarca (also know as Rayanpata), a beautiful archeological site, and spent the night in the surroundings.
    Duration: 6 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: camping

    Day 2: QORIMARCA – INTI PUNKU – CHOQUETACARPO

    Stop At: Perolniyoq Waterfall, Apv- Tipon-n11, Ollantaytambo Peru
    Wake you up early in the morning with a cup of coffee in your tent. After breakfast, it will be a 4-hour uphill to Charkahuaylla (4450m/14599ft) the highest point of this trek. At the summit, our tour guide will perform a traditional offering ceremony to the mountain Apus. we will enjoy lunch at the banks of a beautiful lake to later start climbing our second and last mountain; Buena Negra (4370m/14300ft). Upon we reach the summit we will be rewarded with a spectacular view of the Sacred Valley making this trip a once-in-a-lifetime experience. As we continue downhill for 2 more hours to Intipunku (sun gate), this is one of the most breathtaking places overlooking straight to the veronica mountain. Our campsite is just a few minutes down, called Choquetacarpo (3600m/11811ft) right in the middle of the Inca Quarry.
    Duration: 8 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 3: CHOQUETACARPO – CACHICCATA QUARRY - AGUAS CALIENTES

    Stop At: cachiccata, 08675, Peru
    Awakening in an extraordinary place facing the sunrise it’s a perfect day, The hike is all downhill, with our first stop at the Cachiccata Quarry; the biggest Quarry in the Inca empire. This quarry was abandoned together with Machu Picchu and many other Incan sites due to the Spanish invasion. We will stop for lunch and interact with local villagers at the Cachiccata community, where our private bus will be waiting to take us to Ollantaytambo to explore the City and have dinner in a local Restaurant to later take the train to Aguas Calientes where we spent the night
    Duration: 6 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: 3-star hotel

    Day 4: DAY 4: MACHUPICCHU (LOST CITY OF THE INCAS)

    Stop At: Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
    On our final day, we have to get up very early to prepare for Machu Picchu and take the bus. Your guide will take you on a 2 to 3-hour comprehensive tour of the city before leaving you in Machu Picchu to explore on your own or climb either Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain (must be booked as far in advance as possible). Your guide will explain how to take the bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes for lunch and take the train and bus back to Cusco.

    Duration: 4 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Not Included
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We also pick up from AirBnB's and any other locations inside Cusco city and Sacred Valley.
    Departure Time :
    5:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by TreXperience

Activity ID: V-66100P5

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