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Trips to Machu Picchu

  1. 1. Trips to Machu PicchuWHY ANDES JOURNEYS ? We are an experienced travel company recognized by the ministeryof tourism, Cuscos local goverment and the Historical SantuaryOfMachupicchu as operator ofthe Inka Trail. We work professional guides and staff with studies at the university of Cusco,lots of knowledge about the activity, fluent in english and enviromental sensitive with verygood recomendations in the South American Explorers Club. We work with a deep philosophyto do tourism accourding to the requierement of our customers and helping them enjoy theonce a life experience on this beautiful part of our beautiful world. Cusco - Perú – Bolivia.THE INCA TRAIL 4/DAYS AND 3/NIGHTSItinerary:Trips to Machu PicchuFirst DayWe are going to pick you up from your hotel between 6:00 and 6:30 am in our privatetransportation. The bus will take us to the 82 km mark (93019 feet above sea level). This is thestart of the trail. There we will have time to put in order our backpacks and receive all thedetails of the Inkatrail , the principal rules and recommendations.You will walk for about two hours until you get to the first archeological complex ( PataLlacta)where your tour guide will provide you with a complete explanation. After lunch, you will havetime to take a rest and then we will continue for about three hours until we reach thecampsite (Huayllabanba or Uncachimpa ), both of which are located at about 3000 to 3200meters above sea level. There you will receive a hot drink and dinner.Second DayTrips to Machu PicchuAfter the hot wake up call drink, you will have enough time to pack your backpacks and eatbreakfast. This is the most difficult day and it will be important to walk at your own pace. Youwill walk up through the Huayruro Valley for about three or four hours to get toHuarmihuñuska (or the Dead Woman’s Pass) which is 4200 meters above sea level at the top.As you hike you will enjoy the view of the surrounding snowcapped mountains. This part of thehike will take between three and five hours depending on your ability. From the top it will takeone more hour to descend into the Pacaymayu Valley. This is where we will have lunch, andagain you can take a rest if you wish. After this we will keep going to our campsite(Runcuraccay) located at 3800 meters above sea level. There you will receive a hot drink anddinner, as well as an explanation from your tour guide about the archeological complexRuncuraccay.
  2. 2. Third DayTrips to Machu PicchuMorning ritual again includes a wake up call with a nice hot drink. While fixing up all our stuffand having breakfast our guide will explain the archeological complex of the same name. Wewill keep climbing up, but not as the second day because from 3800 m.a.s.l we will get to 3980m.a.s.l.. This is the second high pass and from this point you can see another chain ofmountains (VILCABAMBA) with the highest peak in this chain being PUMASILLU or PUMASNAIL. All these mountains belong to the oriental chain of mountains in the southern Andes.After enjoying the panorama we start going down for one hour until we arrive at the thirdarcheological complex (SAYACMARCA). You will have the explanation of our guide,then youwill keep going for another half hour until arriving to CHAQUICOCHA (or DRY LAGOON) forlunch. Here, there are toilet facilities. After lunch, you may take a nap if you wish. Then wekeep going up, and it is not hard to get to the third pass PHUYUPATAMARKA (or VILLAGEABOVE THE CLOUDS) After this complex we are again in the sacred valley. We will need twohours more to get to our third camping site WIÑAY WAYNA (young for ever) with thearcheological complex of the same name and an easier part of the trail (2750 m.a.s.l.) Hotdrink, dinner.Fourth DayTrips to Machu Picchu - IntihuatanaThis day is the most important day because we will get to the place of our dreams. For this, wewill wake up at 4:00am.and leave the camping site at 5:00 a.m. after breakfast. We will walkup for an hour and a half to get to the INTI PUNKU (or SUN GATE) at 3000 m.a.s.l.. We willenjoy the sun rise onto MACHUPICCHU and after we will go down for a half hour more to getto the archeological complex. Before we go for the guided tour we will register and use toilets.The tour will be approx. 2 hours with the same guide from the Inka trail. After the tour you willhave about 5 hours to spend by yourself. You can choose to visit the WAYNA PICCHU mountainor (young mountain),(THE MOON TEMPLE) or the (INKA BRIDGE).We will then go down to AguasCalientes where the train station and the hot springs are. About5: 45 p.m. we take the train back to Cusco in the back packer class.About tha PricesNote:
  3. 3. Porters are going to carry the tents and they are going to set up at every camp site. Sleepingmatresses the company will provide you. This you must carry together with your own sleepingbag and the rest of your stuff.Enviromental informationGarbageAcording to the new rules/regulations of the inca trail, all companies have to carry back tocuscoallthe garbage the group produces. similarily, all tourists have to carry all the garbagethat they produce and carry it back to cusco.ToiletsAlong of the inkatrail there are only five places for using flushing toilets. these will definitly bepointed by our guides. after these places, we have to use the toilet tent put- up by the porters.Water informationYou don’t need to carry a lot of botles of water from cusco. along the trail you will find a lot ofstreams where you can fill up your botles and use your water purifying tablets, which are veryimportant. also, you can buy water along the trail during the first day until the first camp site.Always ask the tour guide about the places where you can fill up your water because there areplaces where the water is very polluted.About the reservationAccurding to the new regulations, all travel companies must register their tour groups for theinca trail three days in advance with the historical sanctuary of machupicchu.for that you must make your reservation in advance and confirm, in the low season fromjanuary to tomay one month before . in the high season six months in advance at our e-mailaddress:andes_journeys@hotmail.comsales@andesjourneysperu.comTogether with that, you must email us your passport number, complete names. nacionality andege , which is really important to show to the national cultural institute, make a downpaymentof 50% at the time of your reservation, and complete the payment before you begin theincatrail in cusco.The day you come to our office, you must also give us all your details as to the type of mealsyou eat, if you are vegetarian, etc
  4. 4. http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/<a href="http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/">Trips to Machu Picchu</a>WHY ANDES JOURNEYS ? We are an experienced travel company recognized by the ministeryof tourism, Cuscos local goverment and the Historical SantuaryOfMachupicchu as operator ofthe Inka Trail. We work professional guides and staff with studies at the university of Cusco,lots of knowledge about the activity, fluent in english and enviromental sensitive with verygood recomendations in the South American Explorers Club. We work with a deep philosophyto do tourism accourding to the requierement of our customers and helping them enjoy theonce a life experience on this beautiful part of our beautiful world. Cusco - Perú – Bolivia.THE INCA TRAIL 4/DAYS AND 3/NIGHTSItinerary:<a href="http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/">Trips to Machu Picchu</a>First DayWe are going to pick you up from your hotel between 6:00 and 6:30 am in our privatetransportation. The bus will take us to the 82 km mark (93019 feet above sea level). This is thestart of the trail. There we will have time to put in order our backpacks and receive all thedetails of the Inkatrail , the principal rules and recommendations.You will walk for about two hours until you get to the first archeological complex ( PataLlacta)where your tour guide will provide you with a complete explanation. After lunch, you will havetime to take a rest and then we will continue for about three hours until we reach thecampsite (Huayllabanba or Uncachimpa ), both of which are located at about 3000 to 3200meters above sea level. There you will receive a hot drink and dinner.Second Day<a href="http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/">Trips to Machu Picchu</a>After the hot wake up call drink, you will have enough time to pack your backpacks and eatbreakfast. This is the most difficult day and it will be important to walk at your own pace. Youwill walk up through the Huayruro Valley for about three or four hours to get toHuarmihuñuska (or the Dead Woman’s Pass) which is 4200 meters above sea level at the top.As you hike you will enjoy the view of the surrounding snowcapped mountains. This part of thehike will take between three and five hours depending on your ability. From the top it will take
  5. 5. one more hour to descend into the Pacaymayu Valley. This is where we will have lunch, andagain you can take a rest if you wish. After this we will keep going to our campsite(Runcuraccay) located at 3800 meters above sea level. There you will receive a hot drink anddinner, as well as an explanation from your tour guide about the archeological complexRuncuraccay.Third Day<a href="http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/">Trips to Machu Picchu</a>Morning ritual again includes a wake up call with a nice hot drink. While fixing up all our stuffand having breakfast our guide will explain the archeological complex of the same name. Wewill keep climbing up, but not as the second day because from 3800 m.a.s.l we will get to 3980m.a.s.l.. This is the second high pass and from this point you can see another chain ofmountains (VILCABAMBA) with the highest peak in this chain being PUMASILLU or PUMASNAIL. All these mountains belong to the oriental chain of mountains in the southern Andes.After enjoying the panorama we start going down for one hour until we arrive at the thirdarcheological complex (SAYACMARCA). You will have the explanation of our guide,then youwill keep going for another half hour until arriving to CHAQUICOCHA (or DRY LAGOON) forlunch. Here, there are toilet facilities. After lunch, you may take a nap if you wish. Then wekeep going up, and it is not hard to get to the third pass PHUYUPATAMARKA (or VILLAGEABOVE THE CLOUDS) After this complex we are again in the sacred valley. We will need twohours more to get to our third camping site WIÑAY WAYNA (young for ever) with thearcheological complex of the same name and an easier part of the trail (2750 m.a.s.l.) Hotdrink, dinner.Fourth Day<a href="http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/">Trips to Machu Picchu</a> - IntihuatanaThis day is the most important day because we will get to the place of our dreams. For this, wewill wake up at 4:00am.and leave the camping site at 5:00 a.m. after breakfast. We will walkup for an hour and a half to get to the INTI PUNKU (or SUN GATE) at 3000 m.a.s.l.. We willenjoy the sun rise onto MACHUPICCHU and after we will go down for a half hour more to getto the archeological complex. Before we go for the guided tour we will register and use toilets.The tour will be approx. 2 hours with the same guide from the Inka trail. After the tour you willhave about 5 hours to spend by yourself. You can choose to visit the WAYNA PICCHU mountainor (young mountain),(THE MOON TEMPLE) or the (INKA BRIDGE).
  6. 6. We will then go down to AguasCalientes where the train station and the hot springs are. About5: 45 p.m. we take the train back to Cusco in the back packer class.About tha PricesNote:Porters are going to carry the tents and they are going to set up at every camp site. Sleepingmatresses the company will provide you. This you must carry together with your own sleepingbag and the rest of your stuff.Enviromental informationGarbageAcording to the new rules/regulations of the inca trail, all companies have to carry back tocuscoallthe garbage the group produces. similarily, all tourists have to carry all the garbagethat they produce and carry it back to cusco.ToiletsAlong of the inkatrail there are only five places for using flushing toilets. these will definitly bepointed by our guides. after these places, we have to use the toilet tent put- up by the porters.Water informationYou don’t need to carry a lot of botles of water from cusco. along the trail you will find a lot ofstreams where you can fill up your botles and use your water purifying tablets, which are veryimportant. also, you can buy water along the trail during the first day until the first camp site.Always ask the tour guide about the places where you can fill up your water because there areplaces where the water is very polluted.About the reservationAccurding to the new regulations, all travel companies must register their tour groups for theinca trail three days in advance with the historical sanctuary of machupicchu.for that you must make your reservation in advance and confirm, in the low season fromjanuary to tomay one month before . in the high season six months in advance at our e-mailaddress:andes_journeys@hotmail.com
  7. 7. sales@andesjourneysperu.comTogether with that, you must email us your passport number, complete names. nacionality andege , which is really important to show to the national cultural institute, make a downpaymentof 50% at the time of your reservation, and complete the payment before you begin theincatrail in cusco.The day you come to our office, you must also give us all your details as to the type of mealsyou eat, if you are vegetarian, etchttp://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/Trips to Machu PicchuWHY ANDES JOURNEYS ? We are an experienced travel company recognized by the ministeryof tourism, Cuscos local goverment and the Historical SantuaryOfMachupicchu as operator ofthe Inka Trail. We work professional guides and staff with studies at the university of Cusco,lots of knowledge about the activity, fluent in english and enviromental sensitive with verygood recomendations in the South American Explorers Club. We work with a deep philosophyto do tourism accourding to the requierement of our customers and helping them enjoy theonce a life experience on this beautiful part of our beautiful world. Cusco - Perú – Bolivia.THE INCA TRAIL 4/DAYS AND 3/NIGHTSItinerary:Trips to Machu PicchuFirst DayWe are going to pick you up from your hotel between 6:00 and 6:30 am in our privatetransportation. The bus will take us to the 82 km mark (93019 feet above sea level). This is thestart of the trail. There we will have time to put in order our backpacks and receive all thedetails of the Inkatrail , the principal rules and recommendations.You will walk for about two hours until you get to the first archeological complex ( PataLlacta)where your tour guide will provide you with a complete explanation. After lunch, you will havetime to take a rest and then we will continue for about three hours until we reach thecampsite (Huayllabanba or Uncachimpa ), both of which are located at about 3000 to 3200meters above sea level. There you will receive a hot drink and dinner.
  8. 8. Second DayTrips to Machu PicchuAfter the hot wake up call drink, you will have enough time to pack your backpacks and eatbreakfast. This is the most difficult day and it will be important to walk at your own pace. Youwill walk up through the Huayruro Valley for about three or four hours to get toHuarmihuñuska (or the Dead Woman’s Pass) which is 4200 meters above sea level at the top.As you hike you will enjoy the view of the surrounding snowcapped mountains. This part of thehike will take between three and five hours depending on your ability. From the top it will takeone more hour to descend into the Pacaymayu Valley. This is where we will have lunch, andagain you can take a rest if you wish. After this we will keep going to our campsite(Runcuraccay) located at 3800 meters above sea level. There you will receive a hot drink anddinner, as well as an explanation from your tour guide about the archeological complexRuncuraccay.Third DayTrips to Machu PicchuMorning ritual again includes a wake up call with a nice hot drink. While fixing up all our stuffand having breakfast our guide will explain the archeological complex of the same name. Wewill keep climbing up, but not as the second day because from 3800 m.a.s.l we will get to 3980m.a.s.l.. This is the second high pass and from this point you can see another chain ofmountains (VILCABAMBA) with the highest peak in this chain being PUMASILLU or PUMASNAIL. All these mountains belong to the oriental chain of mountains in the southern Andes.After enjoying the panorama we start going down for one hour until we arrive at the thirdarcheological complex (SAYACMARCA). You will have the explanation of our guide,then youwill keep going for another half hour until arriving to CHAQUICOCHA (or DRY LAGOON) forlunch. Here, there are toilet facilities. After lunch, you may take a nap if you wish. Then wekeep going up, and it is not hard to get to the third pass PHUYUPATAMARKA (or VILLAGEABOVE THE CLOUDS) After this complex we are again in the sacred valley. We will need twohours more to get to our third camping site WIÑAY WAYNA (young for ever) with thearcheological complex of the same name and an easier part of the trail (2750 m.a.s.l.) Hotdrink, dinner.Fourth DayTrips to Machu Picchu - IntihuatanaThis day is the most important day because we will get to the place of our dreams. For this, wewill wake up at 4:00am.and leave the camping site at 5:00 a.m. after breakfast. We will walk
  9. 9. up for an hour and a half to get to the INTI PUNKU (or SUN GATE) at 3000 m.a.s.l.. We willenjoy the sun rise onto MACHUPICCHU and after we will go down for a half hour more to getto the archeological complex. Before we go for the guided tour we will register and use toilets.The tour will be approx. 2 hours with the same guide from the Inka trail. After the tour you willhave about 5 hours to spend by yourself. You can choose to visit the WAYNA PICCHU mountainor (young mountain),(THE MOON TEMPLE) or the (INKA BRIDGE).We will then go down to AguasCalientes where the train station and the hot springs are. About5: 45 p.m. we take the train back to Cusco in the back packer class.About tha PricesNote:Porters are going to carry the tents and they are going to set up at every camp site. Sleepingmatresses the company will provide you. This you must carry together with your own sleepingbag and the rest of your stuff.Enviromental informationGarbageAcording to the new rules/regulations of the inca trail, all companies have to carry back tocuscoallthe garbage the group produces. similarily, all tourists have to carry all the garbagethat they produce and carry it back to cusco.ToiletsAlong of the inkatrail there are only five places for using flushing toilets. these will definitly bepointed by our guides. after these places, we have to use the toilet tent put- up by the porters.Water informationYou don’t need to carry a lot of botles of water from cusco. along the trail you will find a lot ofstreams where you can fill up your botles and use your water purifying tablets, which are veryimportant. also, you can buy water along the trail during the first day until the first camp site.Always ask the tour guide about the places where you can fill up your water because there areplaces where the water is very polluted.About the reservation
  10. 10. Accurding to the new regulations, all travel companies must register their tour groups for theinca trail three days in advance with the historical sanctuary of machupicchu.for that you must make your reservation in advance and confirm, in the low season fromjanuary to tomay one month before . in the high season six months in advance at our e-mailaddress:andes_journeys@hotmail.comsales@andesjourneysperu.comTogether with that, you must email us your passport number, complete names. nacionality andege , which is really important to show to the national cultural institute, make a downpaymentof 50% at the time of your reservation, and complete the payment before you begin theincatrail in cusco.The day you come to our office, you must also give us all your details as to the type of mealsyou eat, if you are vegetarian, etchttp://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/<a href="http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/">Trips to Machu Picchu</a>[url=http://www.andeanjourneysperu.com/]Trips to Machu Picchu[/url

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