2 Days/1 Night
Duration
Easy
Difficulty
Cusco
Starting Point
10+
Age

This condensed version of the Classic Inca Trail hike is perfect for those who are big on adventure, but a little short on time or may not want all the fuss of sleeping in a tent.  This tour will take you on a one-day hike from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu with a few stops at some other incredible Inca sites along the way.

**Please note:**

  • Travel on the Inca Trail is very popular and needs to be reserved several months in advance.
  • Government regulations require a copy of a full passport and full payment before tickets can be issued.
  • There is no guarantee of availability, even for this shortened version.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Your hotel in Cusco or Ollantaytambo
DEPARTURE TIME 5am
INCLUDED
Trail Permit Accommodations in Aguas Calientes
Professional guide Transportation
Meals on hike Entrance fees
Basic First Aid kit-oxygen bottle
NOT INCLUDED
Lunch & Dinner on Day Two Hotel in Cusco
Gratuity Optional Huayna Picchu climb (+$65)
Walking Sticks

 

 
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Day 1: OLLANTAYTAMBO - KM 104- AGUAS CALIENTES

  • After breakfast, we will go to the Ollantaytambo train station to take the train to KM104.
  • We will visit an Inca site before hiking for 4 hours to lunch at Wiñay Wayna.
  • After luch, we will continue for 2 more hours to the Sun Gate where you will have your first view of Machu Picchu.
  • After spending some time there, you will take the shuttle to Aguas Calientes where you will have dinner and sleep in a comfy hotel.
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Day 2: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO

  • Today is the highlight of your trek! You will have a 2 hour guided tour of the citadel with your guide before having time to explore on your own or climb Huayna Picchu Mountain.
  • After your free time, you will take the shuttle back to Aguas Calientes before catching the train back to Ollantaytambo and your van to Cusco.

For a detailed itinerary, click here.