Choquequirao trek – trekking in cusco . sacred valley Trekking Choquequirao the trail is one of the most difficult treks in peru, and it leads by the spurs of the choquequirao tour guides salkantay chain mountains range, which is situated at 3,100 m.a.s.l. a perfect trek for people who is looking for nature places, ideal for meditation, and get out from stress, during the 04 days of walk, we will be surrounded by nature, we will see snow capped mountains of Yanama, Ampay, Choquetacarpo, and Pumasillo, choquequirao trek, runs by the left site of Apurimac river, then crosses to the right bank of the river, the inca site choquequirao is over looking the great canyon and the site is at very unique location that provides a wide scenic view.
In geopolitical division it is located in to Mollepata District territory, which is in Anta Province of Cusco department, the trek shows you, a beautiful site considered as the second best inca sites.
Culture, Adventures and Trek
Minimum 2 Persons
1,050 – 3,030m.
Day 01.- Arrival Cuzco – Hotel
Arrive in Cusco Peru (elev. 10,000’) transfer to the hotel. After you settle in, relax at the hotel or take a tour of the ruins around the city. Before dinner we will have a welcome briefing and gear check to make sure everyone is prepared for our adventure. That evening we will have a guided walk through Cusco on the way to dinner and enjoy the evening lights and energy of this amazing city.
Day 02.- Tour sacred valley – Hotel
Sacred Valley Tour: Today we will load our tour bus and head out for the day. Our local tour guide will tell us about the sacred valley along the way. We will spend the day exploring the towns, markets and ruins scattered about the valley. This is a very colorful way to start to learn about the history and local culture of the Incas and Peruvian lifestyle.
Day 03.- Cuzco – Cachora – Chiquisca
early in the morning Pick up from the Hotel then transfer in our private transportation to Cachora (2850m/9348ft) the journey will take around 4hrs. We start to walk from Cachora observing the majestic Padrayoc snow covered peak, the highest (5482m/17980ft). The hike on this first day is 16 km around 6hrs walking starts by flat part. From the viewpoint of Capuliyoc where it might see condors, the descent towards the Apurímac Canyon, and the vegetation changes from Agave and Tunacactus to dwarf tree forest, having lunch at Cocamasana, then we continue to Chiquisqa (1950m/6398ft), campsite in Chiquisca
Day 04.- Chiquisca – Maranpata – Choquequirao
Day 05.- Choquequirao – Chiquiska
Day 06.- Chiquisca – Capuliyoc – Cachora – Cusco – Hotel
Day 07.- Cusco to Lima
This morning we will enjoy a hot breakfast. Last minute gift shopping is available in Cusco, We will then prepare to catch there flight home in the morning or afternoon
INCLUDE IN THE PRICE
NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
- English Speaking Professional Guide
- Pre-departure briefing
- Private transport to Cachora, head of the Trek & back to Cusco
- Entrance fee to Choquequirao
- 4 Season tents, 2 people in each 3-people-capacity tent
- Horsemen and horses: Carry tents, cooking equipment and also carry backpacks, sleeping bags and mattresses
- One emergency horse every four persons
- Chef and cooking equipment
- Dining tent with tables, chairs and Kitchen tent
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary (optional vegetarian food)
- Toilet tent
- Accommodation for all our staff
- First aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle.
- Acclimatization day ( sacred valley tour )
- Hotel in Cuzco 3 nights
- Sleeping bag (can be hired in our office for US$ 24 for the 4 day trek)
- Extra porter to carry your personal things
- Tips for the guide, cook and porters
- Meals in town
- Domestic airfare to and from Cusco
Date & Price
We can organise this trek on a ‘tailor-made’ private basis for groups of friends, families, clubs, charities or any other group. Depending on your trekking experience, with the assistance of local guides.
The cost of going private can be surprisingly reasonable. Please contact us to discuss the itinerary and your preferred dates. We will then send you a quote, with no obligation.
PRICE: (Private Service)
» 2 Pax:
USD $ 870 per person
» 3 Pax:
USD $ 830 per person
» 4 Pax:
USD $ 750 per person
» 5 Pax:
USD $ 660 per person
» >6 Pax:
USD $ 632 per person