Description of the experience
This trek takes you around the stunning Mount Salkantay, which is the second largest mountain in Cusco region (6,277m / 20,577ft). On your first day, you will enjoy the spectacular views of the snowcapped peaks such as: Salkantay Mountain and Humantay mountain range. However, the view at the top is stunning and unique. The walk to the famous Apacheta pass which is at 4650m/15,088ft is not strenuous nor very steep. Afterward, it is mainly a descent into more tropical area passing Andenes and Chaullay. On your third day, you will hike to LLACTAPATA (2,700m/9,157ft). From where you may enjoy the amazing views of Machu picchu, Huaynapicchu mountains and the Inca citadel of Machupicchu (Inca city). Ending at the most important mystic center of the world: Machu picchu.