Short Inca Trail - 2 Day

Cusco, Peru

Short Inca Trail - 2 Day
Cusco, Peru

About this trip

Perfect for those short on time!  This hike travels along the final stretch of the famous Inca Trail.  Walk through tropical forests, passing the beautiful remains of the sacred Inca site of Winayhuayna to reach our final destination, Inti Punku or Sun Gate.

Walk approximately 7 hours through tropical forests and have your first view of the incomparable splendor of Machu Picchu, hidden in the forest for almost five centuries, and now South America's greatest travel destination.

We recommend this shorter trail for people who have a shorter travel schedule or those with physical limitations.

Itinerary, departing from Aguas Calientes year-round except February:

  • Day 1 - Pick up from hotel in Cusco, ascend to Winayhuayna, 4 hours total hiking to Sun Gate, bus ride back down to hotel in Aguas Calientes

  • Day 2 - Early morning bus ride up to Machu Picchu, 2 hour walking tour of ruins, several vantage points for views, bus and train back to Cusco

Included in this trip:

  • Profesional English/Spanish guide 
  • All transportation and transfer
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu

  • Guided tour through Machu Picchu

  • Accommodation in Aguas Calientes

*Group size 2-10

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Let Conquer Peru take you to the country's most popular destinations and immerse you in the diversity and beauty of a Latin America gem. Whether you want an authentic cultural trip, an active adventurous experience, or something in between, we provide the expertise for a memorable vacation. Popular adventures include hiking the Inca Trail, sandboarding in the dessert, zip-lining through rainforest and canoeing in the Amazon.