Lares Trek to Machu Picchu 4D/3N

Live a real cultural experience through this Lares Trek adventure. You will enjoy a decent amount of hiking and get some amazing views of the snow-capped mountains. The main draw of the Lares Trek is hiking to remote Quechua villages where locals are dressed in their traditional clothes. You will appreciate their unique way of living and how not much has changed in hundreds of years, before finishing your cultural experience with a guided tour of the amazing site of Machu Picchu.

Tour Highlights

  • Hike to remote Quechua villages
  • Interact with the local communities
  • Enjoy stunning views of the snow-capped mountains
  • Visit the archaeological site of Machu Picchu
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Tour Information


  • 2 Nights camping during the trek (including basic sleeping mattress & tent for 2 people)
  • Cuzco pick-up, various transfers
  • 3 Breakfast(s), 3 Lunch(es), 3 Dinner(s),
  • Active adventure
  • Professional bilingual guide on trek & Machu Picchu tour
  • Briefing, entry fees, services during trek


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Day 1: Cuzco - Wakawasi, Peru

Embark on your journey with a bus ride to Lares Town for a peek into local life where you will begin your 6-hour trek along a zigzagging ascent to the village of Wakawasi. Enjoy encounters with friendly local families and spectacular views of glaciers and snow-capped mountains.

Day 2: Wakawasi - Patacancha, Peru

Enjoy a 4-hour trek to Patacancha town by crossing over the Ipsayccocha pass.

Day 3: Patacancha - Aguas Calientes, Peru

Today you will walk another 4 hours to reach Ollantaytambo where you will have lunch and then hop on a train to Aguas Calientes. Overnight in a hotel.

Day 4: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Cuzco, Peru

Today’s the big day! Marvel at Machu Picchu and explore this mysterious site with your guide. You’ll then return to Cuzco after an unforgettable adventure!