Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu 5D/4N

This challenging and scenic trail is a unique journey among the Salkantay snowy peaks. Hike through mountains, jungles, valleys and villages on your way to Machu Picchu. Discover the diverse landscapes of the Andes mountain range and get to know the Inca history and local culture. This alternative route to Machu Picchu is the perfect combination of a classic and adventurous visit to Peru.

Tour Highlights

  • A challenging yet worthwhile trek to Machu Picchu.
  • Cross through snowy high passes
  • Enjoy incredible views of the Andean peaks
  • Reach the comfort of Aguas Calientes town
  • See Machu Picchu as it opens with the most expert guides
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Tour Information


  • Camping and 3-star hotel
  • Bus and train transfers
  • 4 Breakfast(s), 4 Lunch(es), 4 Dinner(s),
  • Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu
  • Professional bilingual guide on trek Machu Picchu tour
  • Machu Picchu Entrance Fee


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Day 1: Soraypampa Camp, Peru

Transfer from Cuzco and start your trek, spending the night at Soraypampa Camp.

Day 2: Colcapampa Camp, Peru

Walk to the highest pass of the trek and take in the stunning views of two snow-capped mountain peaks.

Day 3: Santa Teresa Town, Peru

Trek through upper jungle, past waterfalls, and through tropical plants.

Day 4: Aguas Calientes, Peru

Trek to the town of Agua Calientes where you can visti internet cafes, cafes with board games and cards, plenty of shops and places to relax.

Day 5: Machu Picchu, Peru

Catch an early bus to Machu Picchu and explore this magnificent ancient city before being transferred back to Cuzco.