Women Kicking Altitude – Lares Trek!

Includes Trek, Tours, & Accommodations!

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    Duration

    9 Days/8 Nights

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    Difficulty

    Challenging

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    Starting Point

    Cusco

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    Ages

    10+

From: $2,000.00

We know hiking with 500 strangers isn’t ideal, so we put together opportunities for independent ladies to join groups of 7-10 who want to hike to Machu Picchu, visit unique spots, understand local culture, and connect with other like-minded women on the trip of a lifetime.  Does that sound like you??


Hey ladies!  We see you out there scaling mountains and taking names!   This is a time when more women than ever are getting out there and crushing some massive treks.  Are you ready to take on one of the best in Peru? 

We know hiking with 500 strangers isn’t ideal, so we put together opportunities for independent ladies to join groups of 7-10 who want to hike to Machu Picchu, visit unique spots, understand local culture, and connect with other like-minded women on the trip of a lifetime.  Does that sound like you??

With this package, we take care of every detail so all you have to do is get here.

If this sounds like something that interests you,  join us!

Ladies Only Group Trips in 2020:

July 17-25, 2020

October 30 – November 7, 2020

If you already have a group of 7-10 and want to pick your own tour dates, just send a message and we can get started on the details.

Book now while spaces last!

What's Included

  • Airport Transfers
  • English-speaking guide
  • Most Meals
  • Sleeping mat
  • Tent
  • Accommodations in Cusco & Aguas Calientes
  • All Transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Porters/Horses to carry personal items on the trek
  • Purified water while trekking
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Gratuity
  • Airfare
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Travel Insurance

Departure/Return Locations

Cusco Airport

Accomodations

El Mercado in Cusco and Tierra Viva Machu Picchu*

If these dates don’t work for you or you want to hike Lares with your male friends, please contact us or check out our Lares 4d/3n Trek or Group Service Page for available dates!

Day 1: Arrival in Cusco

We will pick you up from the airport and take you to your hotel.  The day is yours to rest from your journey until our welcome dinner at 6pm.

Day 2: Cusco City Tour

Meet locals, learn more about the Peruvian culture, & try some amazing food during your half day tour.

Day 3: Sacred Valley

Spend the day exploring the heart of the Sacred Valley including the Maras Salt Mines, Moray Laboratory, and the Mismanay weaving community.  We will return to Cusco for the night to prepare for your trek and rest at your hotel.

Day 4: THE HIKE BEGINS! CUSCO- HUARAN- CANCHA CANCHA

Here we go!

We will drive from Cusco to the head of the trail at Calca for breakfast.
The first leg of the trek takes 4 hours until we get to lunch.
After lunch, a 2 hour climb takes us to the campsite at Cancha Cancha for Andean Happy Hour and dinner.

Day 5: CANCHA CANCHA- QUISWARANY – LARES HOT SPRINGS

The top is just around the corner!

After a delicious breakfast, we start the three-hour climb to Pachacute Mountain for stunning views.
We will spend some time here before descending to the lunch spot near a beautiful lake.
After lunch, we continue descending for 3 hours to the campsite at Lares Hot Springs.
You will have the opportunity to enjoy any of the various pools in Lares before or after dinner.

Day 6: LARES HOT SPRINGS – ANKASMARKA – AGUAS CALIENTES

Almost done!

After breakfast, we will say goodbye to the horsemen, chef, and porters.
We will take the van for 1.5 hours to the final leg of your trek through the Ankasmarka Inca site.
After a short downhill hike, we will take you to the Ollantaytambo train station for our ride to the town of Aguas Calientes.
We will have dinner all together before sleeping at a hotel.

Day 7: MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO

Today is the day!

Today is the day you have been waiting for!
We will get up early to take the bus to the entrance of Machu Picchu.
After a 2 hour guided tour, you will have some time to explore the site on your own.
When you are finished, you will take the bus back to Aguas Calientes for your train ride back to Ollantaytambo where your van will take you back to Cusco.

Day 8: Free Day in Cusco

Today is mostly yours to explore on your own.  We will provide optional massages in the morning.  At night we will have a farewell dinner to give you the opportunity to say “Hasta Luego!”

Day 9: Return

We will transfer you to the airport for your flight home after making incredible memories and new friends.

Views from the Trail: