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Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu is a high altitude trek from Cusco to Machu Picchu. The trek has shorter routes of 3 days and 4 days. However, the most preferred one is the Salkantay Trek 5 Days.
The route offers jaw dropping views of the Andes at every turn. National Geographic Adventure Travel Magazine named this trek among the best 25 treks in the world. Mount Salkantay is one of the sacred peaks for locals. The view around Mount Salkantay is outstanding. Furthermore, the trek takes you to the most photographed turquoise lake, Laguna Humantay.
The second day of this 5 Days Salkantay Trek will take you to the famous Apacheta/Salkantay Pass at 4,600m/15,088ft).
Salkantay Trek 5 days to Machu Picchu from Cusco is one of our signature treks. We have dedicated guides to operate this tour. Our guides are well experienced on this route. They are trained in offering First Aid, if needed because of high altitude. During the trek, you will be camping in tents along the way, something that we do to protect the ambience and nature with no intervention of constructions and use of solid materials that would be devastating the nature and scenery.
We support the locals and the communities in the region. Also, our guides are locals who are born and raised in Cusco. They are certified and are qualified in tourism as a main stream of education. As locals, they are knowledgable about the history and culture. They will be sharing their expertise with you on this five days trek. By then end of which, you will be having a good understanding about the history of Incas and the story behind Machu Picchu and other sites you will be visiting along the way.
Treks in Cusco uses state of the art camping gears and all our camping areas have adequate facilities to offer you a decent stay. The experience with us will be more eco-friendly.
You can be certain to have a safe and memorable experience. You can read the experiences of our guests on the world’s largest review portal, Trip Advisor.
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