Huchuy Qosqo Trek to Machu Picchu 3 days

Machupicchu, Perú

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Duration: 3 days
Group size: 1 - 16
Huchuy Qosqo Trek to Machu Picchu 3 days
Machupicchu, Perú


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Duration: 3 days
Group size: 1 - 16

About this trip

 Short of time? Huchuy Qosqo Trek is the perfect trek for those who have limited time or are looking for a moderate tour. Explore local villages, lakes, hike along with llamas, alpacas, and finish with Machu Picchu.

Huchuy Qosqo trek takes you hiking along an ancient Inca Trail with llamas, alpacas, lakes, birds, and visit the archeological site of Huchuy Qosqo nestled right above the Sacred Valley. Spend a perfect 3 days hike to Machu Picchu and enjoy a fantastic experience that will last for a lifetime.

Overview of Huchuy Qosqo Trek to Machu Picchu

  • Duration: 3 days 2 nights
  • Hiking Distance: 27 km - 16.7 miles 
  • From: Cusco to Cusco (Door to door service)
  • Age Range: 10 to 65
  • Season: All year round
  • Depart: Tambomachay in Cusco
  • Difficulty: Moderate

Highlights of Huchuy Qosqo Trek

  •  Hike along an ancient Inca Trail from Cusco to Sacred Valley
  •  Discover locals Villages, Lakes, and explore Huchuy Qosqo
  •  Shorter wilderness hike to Machu Picchu
  •  Participate in a Pachamanca Barbecue
  •  Experience the Panoramic Vistadome train ride
  •  Beat the crowds to Machu Picchu before sunrise
  •   Support our Social projects booking with us

Day by day Summary of the Huchuy Qosqo Trek

Day 1: Cusco - Tambomachay - Pukamarca.- Depart from Cusco at 7:00 am and drive for 20 minutes towards the archaeological site of Tambomachay. The hike takes 7 hours to the campsite at Pukamarca Village (3800m/12,467ft), passing through local communities, beautiful mountain lakes, vast grassland where llamas and alpacas feed.

Day 2: Pukamarca - Huchuy Qosqo - Aguas Calientes.- After breakfast, hike for 1-hour to Huchuy Qosqo Inca City, located on top of the Sacred Valley, offering magnificent views. After exploring, head downhill for 2 hours to Lamay for a special Pachamanca barbecue lunch. Take the Afternoon train to Aguas Caliente and spend the night in a hotel.

Day 3: Discover Machu Picchu - Return to Cusco.- On the final day, take the early buses up to Machu Picchu and explore the Inca citadel with your tour guide. After the 3-4 hours guided tour, have time to hike Huayna Picchu or Montaña (optional). Afternoon Vistadome panoramic train back to Cusco, arriving at your hotel around 7.30 pm.

Included in the Huchuy Qosqo Trek

  • Airport Transfer ion request
  • English Speaking Professional Tour Guide
  • Second Tour Guide for groups of 9+
  • Pick up and drop off from your hotel
  • All Transportation Included during the three days
  • Trekking Chef, Porters, Muleteers
  • Horses to carry food, equipment, and up to 7kg of your stuff.
  • 1-night camping under the star
  • 1 night 3-star hotel in Aguas Calientes
  • 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Drinkable water during the 1st and 2nd day
  • Snacks, tea times, hot water provided during the hike
  • Dietary options such as vegetarian, vegan, GF available
  • 4 men Eureka tents for each 2 trekkers
  • Sleeping foam mattress, pillows, hot water bags
  • Camping equipment (tents, tables, chairs, portable toilets)
  • First aid kit, oxygen tank
  • Entrance to Huchuy Qosco and Machu Picchu
  • Round trip bus ticket to Machu Picchu
  • Vistadome Panoramic train back to Cusco

Not included in the Huchuy Qosqo Trek

  • Sleeping Bag, trekking poles, air mattress (Can be hired from us)
  • Breakfast on 1st day and lunch and dinner on the last day
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu Mountain
  •  Access tickets to Machu Picchu Mountain (Different from Machu Picchu citadel)
  • Gratuities (optional)

Optional hikes after Machu Machu Picchu tour

Huayna Picchu Mountain: To be able to access this mountain, you must book in advance. Takes 2 hours to finish, and the cost is $75 extra per person.

Machu Picchu Mountain: To be able to access this mountain, you must book in advance. Takes 3.5 hours to finish, and the cost is $75 extra per person.

Available Packages

Group Service
$485
Deposit: $200
Private Service
$580
Deposit: $200

Available options

Sleeping bags
$5
Trekking poles
$5
Air Mattresses
$5
Huayna Picchu Mountain
$75
Montaña Machu Picchu
$75
Vistadome Panoramic train upgrade
$55

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