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Cusco: SalkantayA remote and ancient footpath in the same region of the Inca trail, but less traveled with more spectacular views. A magnificent wilderness alternative for those who wish to escape the more congested trekking routes or those who are looking for alternative if the traditional Inca Trail has no spaces available.

  1. Day 1
    Cusco: Salkantay05:00 bus to Mollepata
    10:00 start hike
    14:00 lunch
    18:00 dinner & camp
  2. Day 2 - 3 - 4
  3. Day 5
    05:00 visit to Machu Picchu
    16:00 train back to Cusco.
Practical Information
  1. Leaving:
    Cusco: MachupicchuIn highseason daily
  2. Transport:
    Bus and Train
  3. Length:
    5 days
  4. Price 2020:
    Free Price Quote
Bring With You:
  1. Personal things
  2. Warm and Light clothes
  3. Camera, films, battery´s
  4. Sun Block and Insect Repellent
  5. Hat
  1. Hiking Shoes
  2. Flash Light
  3. Sleeping Bag
  4. 01 liter of water
  5. Water Pyrifying tablets
  1. Transfer from Hotel to Busstation
  2. bus from Cusco to Mollepata
  3. horses
  4. food
  5. camping equipments and cooking
  6. equipments
  7. first aid kit + oxygen
  8. 01 night in a hostal in Aguas Calientes
  9. Entrance fee to Machu Picchu
  10. Professional English Speaking Guide
  11. Train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaybambo
  12. Bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
Not included:
  1. Sleeping Bag
  2. Busticket from Machu Picchu to trainstation
  3. Breakfast at Day 01
  4. Lunch and Dinner at Day 05
Not included:
  1. Extra night in Aguas Calientes
  2. Upgraded Hotel in Aguas Calientes on Day 04
  3. Other
    The trek is only a little more difficult than the Inca Trail, and horses can be used to carry food and equipment. But it is worth it! There are less tourist and better scenery and views!

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