Early in the morning, breakfast in the hotel, and departure with destination Machu Picchu until reaching the station at kilometer 104 where part of the group (those who made reservations in advance as part of their trip arrangements) will step down to initiate the hike over the short stretch of Incas Trail. During the walk you will appreciate beautiful landscapes with interesting vegetation and a variety of insects.
The trail passes by a beautiful waterfall which invites refreshing oneself in its crystalline waters. Arrival at Winayhuayna, exploration of the place and recuperate energies with a pleasant lunch. Then you will continue the walk to Intipunko: Puerta del Sol, from where you can enjoy a beautiful and impressive landscape with a wonderful view of Machu Picchu.
Finally, you will complete the walk descending to the town of Aguas Calientes located at the foot of Machu Pichu, check in at the hotel and meet the other members of the group who did not participate in the walk. For those who want to relax and recuperate from the hike, they can visit the thermal baths in Aguas Calientes.
Those who do not travel the short section of the Inca Trail will continue the train journey to Aguas Calientes and upon arrival they will be transferred to the hotel to register. Then, they will have lunch and rest until they meet the rest of the group which will be returning from the hike. Meanwhile, if they wish, they can use their free time to go up on their own and visit the Archaeological Center of Machu Picchu, but they will have to additionally cover their own transportation expenses from Aguas Calientes and the cost of the entrance. (B. L.)
IMPORTANT: This experience only occurs if reservations for the Inca Trail are requested in advance. Otherwise the program will not consider this portion, you will be informed before the contract.