The Inca Jungle Trail tour combines adventures biking and trekking to Machu Picchu in 4d/3n, This thrilling downhill Mountain bike ride and jungle trek through marvelous remote inka trail passing through native plantations like: Bananas, Coca and Coffee also we will enjoy a medicinal hot springs in Cocalmayo.
This is a great alternative for people who could not reserve to the famous Inca trail and for people wanting something a little different to have more contact with local people living on the other side of the Mountain ranges of Cusco region. This option is full of adrenaline, great views and nice walks.
1 Day: CUSCO - SANTA MARIA (BIKING)
We leave to the northwest of Cusco, going through the Sacred Valley of the Incas, 4 hours by bus, going to the Málaga Pass (4350 meters altitude/ 14,260 feet) near to Veronica glacial peak (5682 m./ 18,637 feet); descent in bicycle through the high jungle 3 or 4 hours down to Santa María (1700 m./ 5570 feet), meals and family house lodging.
2 Day: SANTA MARIA – SANTA TERESA (TREKKING)
We will get a healthy breakfast to start walking over a flat area by the Urubamba riverside for about 1 hour. Then we continue to go up the route 3 more hours taking the ancient Inka Jungle Trail, a rustic and rough road full of rocks and stones (with some steps on it), we can observe wild animals of the region like birds, fruits & medicine plants like, then arriving to the Qellumayo village where we will rest and have lunch, After that we will go on with our trek walking by the river two more hours to the hot springs…We will relax for about 1 hour, here we waiting our transport and 10 more minutes to arrive to SANTA TERESA town, approx. at 6:00pm and spend another night.
3 Day: SANTA TERESA – AGUAS CALIENTES (TREKKING)
This morning after breakfast we will continue our trip to the Hydroelectric (power plant), this part of the trek is called the waterfall day where well pass many cascades and specially one falling from 45 m above being the smallest. Once we reach the Power Plant and have some rest and get lunch, we will continue our trip two more hours as we reach to our final destination today to “Aguas Calientes” town us arriving here at 5.30:00pm approximately…we go direct to the Hotel.
4 Day: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO
We will wake up at 4:30 am to have enough time to climb the steep path to MACHU PICCHU Sanctuary in about 1:30 h. and enjoy the sunrise, then you will get private guide within the citadel of machu picchu for 2hours approximately, after that you can wander freely until noon to relax, take snapshots, walk and also climb up to Wayna Picchu summit or just stroll to the Intipunku or the Inka’s Drawbridge.
We will return to “Aguas Calientes“ Town according of the horary come back could be 2:26 pm, 18:03pm, 19:00pm or another horary, booking your trip you will get more info and we will be glad to receive your suggestions.
Tourist transportation and private during the whole day.
Bikes with front suspensions, gloves and helmet.
3 lunch, 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts.
2 nights in country lodge (all Basic services included) and 1 night in Aguas Calientes Town (with private bath & hot shower).
Entrance ticket to the Machu Picchu.
Bilingual Professional guide service during four days.
Train back: Machu Picchu - Ollantaytambo.
Bus transport Ollantaytambo - Cusco
First aid kit.
Round Trip bus ticket in Machu Picchu (US$ 14.00).
First day breakfast and last day lunch.
Snacks or additional drinks.
Fee entrance to hot spring (SANTA TERESA) US$ 4.00.
IMPORTANT YOU MUST BRING:
Standard trekking backpack.
Sport clothing (a pair of each).
Short pants and trekking boots.
Water purifying pills or enough mineral water bottles.