the Inca Jungle Trail is a truly unique adventure with Mountain Biking, Rafting, Zip Line & Trekking that goes “off the beaten track” in the Andes Mountains through the beginning of the cloud forest, the rainforest, and the Urubamba River. Of course no trip would be complete without a visit to the Incan citadel of Machu Picchu, one of the grandest and most enthralling sites to see in the whole of Latin America. Inti Peru Adventures family have an adventure just designed for you!.Picchu. This adventure is fun, challenging and full of adrenalin, but you will be rewarded with spectacular views of snow-capped mountains such a Veronica (5,860m/19,337ft), lush green valleys, stunning canyons, amazing ruins and portions of the original Inca trail.
ItineraryDay 1: DAY 1.- CUSCO – OLLANTAYTAMBO – ABRA MALAGA – SANTA MARIA (BIKING AND RAFTING).Stop At: Ábra MálagaThis amazing adventure starts at 6 am. We leave in our private transport to Ollantaytambo for breakfast, then we drive by bus uphill to reach Malaga pass, (4,350m/14,357ft), where we have a few minutes to prepare our biking equipment and ourselves before we start our 3-hour journey, cycling downhill towards Santa Maria (1,500m/4,950ft). You will enjoy the different microclimates such as the highland, cloud forest, rain forest and the two stunning archaeological sites of Incatambo and Wamanmarca. In the afternoon, we will be able to raft in the Urubamba River for two hours, then back to our countryside lodge for tea and dinner.Meals: Lunch- Afternoon Tea – DinnerMinimum Altitude: 1500m/4,950ftMaximum Altitude: 4,350m/14,357ftDifficulty: Moderate/Challenge.Accommodation: countryside lodge.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Buffet Lunch. • Dinner: Buffet dinner.Accommodation included: Accommodation: countryside lodge.Day 2: DAY 2.- SANTA MARIA – COCALMAYU – SANTA TERESA (TREKKING).Stop At: Santa Teresa, PeruToday after an early breakfast, we walk for seven hours through the rainforest, enjoying a myriad of fruit plantations such as avocados, maniocs, oranges, mangoes, cacao, coffee and coca shrubs. Then we will stop in a family house where we will rest for a few minutes and supply ourselves with more water and some regional tropical fruit. After resting for a bit, we will cross a section of the Inca Trail that historically connected Machupicchu with the city of Vilcabamba.After that we will arriving to Quellomayu for lunch with local family. Then we walk up a moderate hill through the vegetation towards the hot springs of Cocalmayu. Once we arrive, we will enjoy the medicinal hot springs and relaxing after our long walk. Afterwards we take the bus to Santa Teresa where we spend the night.Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & DinnerMinimum Altitude: 1500m/4950ftMaximum Altitude: 1,900m/6,270ftDistance: 14kms approximatelyDifficulty: ModerateAccommodation: Countryside lodgeDuration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast. • Lunch: Buffet lunch. • Dinner: Buffet dinner.Accommodation included: Accommodation: countryside lodge.Day 3: DAY 3: SANTA TERESA – AGUAS CALIENTES (TREKKING & ZIP LINE).Stop At: Hotel aguas calientesAfter breakfast our adventure and journey will start in Santa Teresa with the zip line (and later this group will be taken by bus to the area known as the hydroelectric), after that, we will have a typical lunch and after an other 3 hours hike we will get Aguas Calientes or Machupicchu town. Then we’ll have a family dinner and your guides will deliver the plan for the next morning. A much deserved rest so we’re recharged and ready for Machu Picchu the next day.Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, DinnerMaximum altitude: 2,040 masl / 6,692 ft.Minimum altitude: 1,600 masl / 5,249 ft.Distance: approx. 16 kmLodging: Waman Hotel Machupicchu *** o similars.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast. • Lunch: Buffet lunch. • DinnerAccommodation included: Lodging: Aguas Calientes – Machupicchu.Waman Hotel Machupicchu *** o similars.Day 4: DAY 4: PRIVATE TOUR OF MACHUPICCHU.Stop At: Machu PicchuAfter a delicious breakfast at the hotel your private guide will take you on a comprehensive tour of the Machupicchu citadel, really bringing it to life by detailing the history, significance and myths surrounding it as well as taking you to the hidden corners and best viewpoints. Then after your guided tour, you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch before an afternoon at your leisure. You can explore the areas around Machu Picchu or carry on exploring the ruins.We will coordinate the time to meet in Aguas Calientes to board our train back to Ollantaytambo and then we will transfer you in our private bus or van back to Cusco to your hotel, so with this experiences we have completed our service to Machupicchu and the Sacred Valley of The Incas.Meals: BreakfastMinimum Altitude: 2,040m/6,727ftMaximum Altitude: 2,440m/8,052ftDifficulty: EasyOptional:The trek to the peak of Huayna Picchu: Huayna Picchu is the mountain that stands next to Machu Picchu. It is a 45 minute hike to the top. Going back down is quite steep, if you are scared of heights. This is done after your tour of Machu Picchu. The cost is $35 per person to hike. Arrangements need to be made at least one month in advance, due to popularity.Difficulty: Moderate to challenging.The trek to Machu Picchu Mountain: It has the most spectacular view, It is a 1.5 hours hike to the top. Located to the southwest of the citadel of Machu Picchu with a height of 3,050 m (10,007 ft.), This trek offers unparalleled views of the famous Inca sanctuary and also panoramic views of the surrounding mountainous landscape. The cost is $35 per person to hike.Difficulty: Moderate to challenging.Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.