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Embark on a journey through the heart of the Andes with our 4 exceptional archaeological site visit tours along the Salkantay Trek for 2024. The revered path, once trodden by ancient Incas, offers more than just a trek; it is an immersive cultural and historical odyssey. Over 7 to 12 days, you will traverse breathtaking landscapes from glacier-capped summits to remote mountain villages, engaging in activities such as hiking, horseback riding, and camping. Each step brings you closer to understanding Peru's rich heritage with visits to sacred sites like Machu Picchu and intimate local communities that still honor age-old traditions. With prices beginning at $3,052 to $5,020, your adventure awaits amidst the majestic peaks of Salkantay where every view is steeped in history and splendor. To weave your own tale into the fabric of this ancient land's legacy, contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip.
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Mt Veronica - It is a beautiful mountain!
$3,950
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Salkantay & Classic Inca Trail Trek

12 Day Itinerary
Starts / Ends:
Lima / Lima
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Land Tours, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Within the majestic Vilcabamba range, the glacier-capped summit of Mount Salkantayrises grandly above the neighboring peaks. Local Quechua Indians consider Salkantayto be sacred, worshiping the mountain as their ancestors have for thousands of years. After exploring colonial Cusco and the Sacred …
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Llamas in Machu Picchu
$3,052
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Classic Salkantay Trek

Via Hidroelectrica - 9 Day Itinerary
  • Travel the Salkantay Trail
  • Visit local communities
  • Explore Machu Picchu
Starts / Ends:
Cusco / Cusco
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
This 5-day trekking route leading to Machu Picchu is a less traveled alternative to the Inca Trail. The Incasconsidered Salkantay to be one of the main deities controlling weather due to its location.The stunning views of Salkantay and Lake Humantay are highlights on this trek. Start hiking from …
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Salkantay Horseback Ride
$4,990
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Salkantay Ride To Machu Picchu

7 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Quillarumiyoc's culture
  • Enjoy horseback ride to Soraypampa
  • Witness snow-capped peaks
  • Pass through coffee plantations
Starts / Ends:
Cusco / Cusco
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Hiking, Horseback Riding
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Set off on a 7-day horseback riding tour from Salkantay to Machu Picchu, taking in the breathtaking scenery and ancient culture.Begin by visiting the Quillarumiyoc archaeological site before heading to Mollepata village for a farm-to-table lunch and insights into local agriculture. Meet your trusty …
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Lodge to Lodge Salcantay Trek
$3,918
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Lodge to Lodge Salkantay Trek

Small Group Trek - 11 Day Itinerary
  • Explore historic Cusco
  • Trek the varied Andean terrain
  • Stay in luxury lodges along the way
  • Explore the ruins of Machu Picchu
Activities:
Adventure Options, Archaeological Site Visits, Hiking
Activity Level:
Challenging
Your journey along the Salkantay trail will take you through varied terrain both challenging and awe-inspiring.Up-closeviews of glacier mountain peaks, mysterious mist surrounding fields of boulders, and cattle drives through the most remote of mountain areas. Such sights will enhance the …
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