Below there is a suggested checking list for the Salkantay Trek:
This full day itinerary will take you to the bottom of the Apurimac Canyon where an Inca bridge crosses the Apurimac river. Locals from nearby Andean communities replace this bridge every year by hand during the month of June. This tour will also provide amazing views of the mountain ranges and 4 lakes. Breakfast and lunch will be provided in the town of Cusipata. Make a deposit of USD 20.00 and pay your balance in Cusco.
Day 1: CUSCO - CUSIPATA - CUATRO LAGUNAS - Q'ESWACHAKA - COMBAPATA - CUSCO (B), (L)
04:30hrs - 05:00hrs: Pick up from your hotel
08:00hrs: Cuatro Lagunas (4 lakes)
10:30hrs: Qeswachaka Inca bridge
14:30hrs: Colonial bridge in Combapata
17:00hrs: Drop off at your hotel in Cusco
USD 60.00 per person for bookings of 2 or more (all CC fees included).
Make a USD 20.00 deposit per person and pay your balance in Cusco.
SMALL GROUPS (10 travelers max.)
Between 4:30 and 5:00am we will pick you up from your hotel which needs to be located in the City of Cusco. Once our group is together, we will start our journey to visit the last Inca bridge that is still in use. Our first stop will be in Cusipata to enjoy breakfast. Cusipata is located south of Cusco and this ride will take about 2 hours. After breakfast, we will visit the lakes of Pomacanchi, Acopia, Asnaqocha and Tungasuca. We will also visit a dwarf volcano in the small village of Pabellones. Our next stop will be the bottom of the Apurimac canyon where the Q'eswachaka bridge in located. If you are brave enough, you will be able to cross it.
At midday, we will return to Cusco but on the way we will stop at the town of Combapata where you will enjoy lunch and you will also be able to visit a Colonial bridge built by the Spanish conquerors so you can compare it with the bridge built by the Incas. You will be back at you hotel by 5:00pm.
Note: This tour package is also available as a private service.
Price per person - USD
We offer departures on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays ONLY for this full day tour package.