Cusco

2-Day Inca Trail

Explore Machu Picchu with the 2-Day Inca Trail!

Group size
1 - 14
Duration
2 Days
Difficulty
Easy
why Why you'll love this experience
  • Hike in a beautiful scenery with changing terrain (ruins, jungle, mountains).
  • A great way to discover Machu Picchu in an exciting way if you don't have time for the 4-day Inca Trail.
  • Enter Machu Picchu through the Sun Gate with a breathtaking view normal visitors don't get.
info Info about this incredible tour

Welcome to the 2-day Inca Trail! Get to know the historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, humanity heritage since 1983 and one of the 7 wonders of the modern world since 2007. Take a comfortable train trip heading towards the beginning of the Inca Trail, and fall in love with the beautiful Andean landscapes, snow capped mountains, and splendid valleys, such as the Sacred Valley.

Put your boots on for a trekking tour next to the Urubamba River and visit important archeological sites, such as Chachabamba and Wiñaywayna. Relax in the famous tourist city of Aguas Calientes and get ready for Machu Picchu. On the second day, you will enjoy the beautiful Andean sunrise and continue the journey towards the citadel of the Incas. This tour is perfect for people that want to enter Machu Picchu via the Inca Trail, but don’t have too much experience in trekking or don’t have much time to do the Inca trail of 4 days. It is also possible to do it this short version of the Inca Trail (10 km/6.3 miles) with young children (9-14 years old). Enjoy the short version of South America’s most popular trek!

Note: Please contact us to check the availability of Inca trail permits before booking.

Welcome to the 2-day Inca Trail! Get to know the historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, humanity heritage since 1983 and one of the 7 wonders of the modern world since 2007. Take a comfortable train trip heading towards the beginning of the Inca Trail, and fall in love with the beautiful Andean landscapes, snow capped mountains, and splendid valleys, such as the Sacred Valley.

Put your boots on for a trekking tour next to the Urubamba River and visit important archeological sites, such as Chachabamba and Wiñaywayna. Relax in the famous tourist city of Aguas Calientes and get ready for Machu Picchu. On the second day, you will enjoy the beautiful Andean sunrise and continue the journey towards the citadel of the Incas. This tour is perfect for people that want to enter Machu Picchu via the Inca Trail, but don’t have too much experience in trekking or don’t have much time to do the Inca trail of 4 days. It is also possible to do it this short version of the Inca Trail (10 km/6.3 miles) with young children (9-14 years old). Enjoy the short version of South America’s most popular trek!

Note: Please contact us to check the availability of Inca trail permits before booking.

Welcome to the 2-day Inca Trail! Get to know the historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, humanity heritage since 1983 and one of the 7 wonders of the modern world since 2007…

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ONE DAY BEFORE THE START OF THE INCA TRAIL:

Briefing at 6:00 pm so that you will have the most important information about the trek.

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DAY 1: CUSCO - KM 104 - WIÑAY WAYNA - MACHU PICCHU
You will be picked up at your hotel in Cusco at 03:00 – 03:30 am and head to the train station in Ollantaytambo. Next, we will take the train to km 104 from where we start the 2-day Inca Trail hiking uphill for around 4 hours until arriving at the archaelogical site of Wiñay Wayna. Here, we will eat our box lunch while enjoying a beautiful view.

Next, we will continue hiking to Inti Punku, the sun gate. From this point, we have an absolutely stunning view of Machu Picchu. This is the perfect place to take some unforgettable photos and it’s also the official end of the Inca trail. Afterwards, we will head down to the entrance of Machu Picchu from where we take a bus to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu town) to spend the night at a hostel.

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