Salkantay to Machu Picchu 5-Day Trekking Tour with Admission

Multi-day & Extended Tours, Cusco hotels to Cusco hotels

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Tour description provided by Viator

Enjoy a 5-day tour on the Salkantay Trek and visit Machu Picchu on the last day. You will admire unique vegetation and fauna, as well as amazing views of snow-covered peaks. Your tour includes accommodation, meals, transport and a professional guide.
Here is the itinerary of this 5-day tour.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by bus to the start of the trail (Mollepata - Cruzpata)
  • English speaking professional guide
  • Igloo tents
  • 2 people in each 4-person capacity tent with plenty of space for your backpacks
  • Double thickness foam mattress
  • Hot water every morning and evening for washing purposes (while hiking)
  • Accommodations: 3 nights camping, 1 night hotel
  • Cook and Cooking equipment
  • 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Food includes pancakes, omelets, soups, fresh fruit, avocado, pasta, chicken, fish, meat, rice, all rich in carbohydrates and suitable for trekking, hot drinks including coca leaf tea which is excellent for the altitude
  • Boiled water to fill in your water bottle all the time, if requested with enough time ahead (while hiking)
  • Teatime the first three days (tea, coffee, biscuits, popcorn)
  • Horses days 1-4 (for equipment and personal items) including horsemen
  • Dining tent with camp tables and chairs
  • Kitchen tent
  • Accommodation for the crew
  • First aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle
  • local train from Hydroelectric to Aguas Calientes town
  • accommodation in a hostel at Aguas Calientes town on the 4th night
  • Bus from Machu Picchu ruins up and down to the village of Aguas Calientes
  • Machu Picchu entrance fee

What’s not included

  • Breakfast on the first morning
  • Lunch and Dinner in restaurant in Aguas Calientes on day 5 of the program.
  • Salkantay trail entrance fee
  • Entrance to the thermal springs in Aguas Calientes US$4.00
  • Sleeping bags (4 season) can be rented for US$15
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Personal equipment


  • All entrance fees included
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Breakfast included