Women's Only Inca Trail Tours

Machu Picchu

About this trip

Overview of the Women’s Only Inca Trail Trek To Machu Picchu

Experience the full Inca Trail to Machu Picchu with an exclusive Private tour guide. Follow the ancient trail considered one of the best hikes in the world with an exclusive Trekking Local Expert 

Trip details:

Duration: 4 days
Depart: Km 82
Difficulty: Moderate
Season: All year round, except in February
Destination: The Lost City of Machu Picchu
Total Distance: 43 km – 26 miles

Full Itinerary of The Women's Only Inca Trail To Machu Picchu

 Day 1: Cusco - Km 82 - Wayllabamba

Early transfer to km 82, the beginning of the Inca Trail. Once you pass the checkpoint, hike along the Urubamba River for 4 hours to the first Inca Site of Llaqtapata, where a delicious lunch is served by your expert trekking chef. After enjoying your fresh meals, hike upstream along the Cusichaca River to the village of Wayllabamba. Camping is near the local houses.

Total distance: 12 Km (7.4 miles)
Approximate time: 5 – 6 hours
Maximum altitude: 3000 m (9842 ft)
Considered: Moderate
Meals: B, L, D


Day 2: Wayllabamba - Dead Women’s Pass - Pacaymayo

Wake up in your tent with a freshly brewed coffee and get ready for the most challenging day. After breakfast, start with a 6-hour hike to the highest pass in the Inca Trail: Dead Woman's Pass or Warmiwañusca (4200 m / 13,779 ft). Once you reach the top, you will have time to admire the wonderful view of the Andes, then, descend for 2 hours into the second campsite at Pacaymayo Valley (3600m / 11811 ft).

Hiking distance: 11 Km / 6.84 miles
Approximate time: 7 - 8 hours
Maximum altitude: 4200 m / 13,779 ft
Considered: Challenging
Meals: B, L, D


Day 3: Chaquicocha - Intipata - Wiñaywayna

After a delicious breakfast, start a 2-hour ascent to the second pass at Runcuracay (4000 m / 13123 ft). Then, continue for 2 hours down into the cloud forest for lunch at Chaquicocha. Along the way, you will visit the impressive Inca sites of Runccuracay and Sayamarka. After Lunch Hike for 4 hours down to the next campsite at Wiñaywayna (2600m – 8530ft), You ill visit the Inca sites of Phuyupatarmaka, Intipata, and Wiñaywayna.

Total distance: 16 Km / 9.9 miles
Approximate time: 8 hours
Campsite Altitude: 2600m – 8530ft
Maximum Altitude Point: 4,000 (13,123 ft)


Day 4: Discover Machu Picchu

You will start with a 1-hour early hike towards IntiPunku (2700m -8858ft), Also Called Sungate, where you will catch your first glimpse of the mysterious Lost Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu. After enjoying the sunrise, start descending for another hour to the archeological complex. Your tour guide will take you on a tour exploring the most beautiful and important places of Machu Picchu. Next, is free time to explore by yourself or either take the extra hike to Huayna Picchu (not included), before taking the Vistadome train back to Ollantaytambo and then a private van back to your hotel.

Hiking hours: 2 hours
Guided Tour in Machu Picchu: 3 hours
Considered: Easy
Meals: Breakfast


Highlights of TreXperience

* Hike the Inca Trail with an exclusive women team (guides, chefs, lead female porters)
* Stay in the best and less crowded campsites
* Arrive at Machu Picchu through the Sungate
* Enjoy the best of Peruvian food (Veg, Vegan, GF available)
* Empower local women (70% of the trekking team is women) 

What’s included

  • Transportation
    All Included from begining to end
  • Train
    Panoramic exclusive train
  • Meals
    All Meals except Last day lunch
  • Porters
    Persnal Porter for 7 kilos of pesonal stuff
  • Camping equipment
    We provide: personal tents, dining, kitchen, and portable toilet tents
  • Entrance fees
    Inca Trail An Machu Picchu
  • Showers
    Ecological portable Solar showers
  • Tour Guides
    Professional tour guides
  • Meals
    Organic, Local, typical Peruvian dishes
  • Porters
    Full local team of happy porters
  • Extra Hikes
    Huayna picchu and Montaña
  • Items
    Sleeping bags, Poles, and air mats
  • Meals
    Last day lunch
  • Tips to:
    Porters, chef, and guides

Available options

Huayna Picchu
$75
Trekking Poles
$15
Sleeping bags
$20
Air mattress
$15

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We are a responsible local tour operator based in the city of Cusco

Reviews

Our guide was amazingly informative! This place is magic!
By Kim S for Gladys Kouts's Group - Full day Machu Picchu trip by VTD on 14 Feb, 2020

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Our tour guide was amazing!!! i will cherish these memories forever!!!
By Gerardo G on 24 Mar, 2020