Vertikal Route of the Incas
Vertikal Route of the Incas
Alternate routes created as the VERTIKAL ROUTE, where the client will feel and live the adventure in the mountains to the fullest and will appreciate the change of the different ecosystems day by day. They will pass through magical and charming places from the top of the route to enter the Amazonian tropical valleys where they will find a variable fauna. Find a remote culture and difficult to see by travelers.
The Vilcabamba mountain range is an impressive mountain range that stretches over 260km south of Peru, and is the second longest after the Huascaran. Salkantay Mountain reaches 6171msnm high. And ausangate mountain at 6320msnm. They are impressive mountains on the heights of the Cusco region and both have incredible hidden scenarios such as machupicchu and the 7-color mountain.
Welcome and pick up from the airport and / or bus terminal of the city of Cusco for the respective transfer to your reserved hotel. Free morning to acclimatize and in the afternoon the tour will begin at 13:20 - 13: 50hrs from the hotel through the main square of Cusco to enter the basilica cathedral of Cusco religious icon of the city of Cusco where we will observe beautiful pictures corresponding to the Cusco school, also beautiful works in carpentry in its altarpieces bathrooms with the technique of gold leaf and other silver embossed at the end we will continue to the Qorikancha or temple of the sun Inca religious center of greater importance where you will appreciate the fine Inca architecture seen only in temples of great relevance .. Then on a tourist bus we will move to the outskirts of the city to visit and explore the remains of the archaeological complex of SACSAYHUAMAN with its megalithic stone walls weighing the largest up to 162 tons, QENKO religious center for the worship and embalming of its mummies, TAMBOMACHAY religious center for the cult of water AND PUKA PUKARA strength of entry to the Inca capital. Ending this way our day at 6:30 p.m. approx.
In the morning I pick up from the hotel. The tour will begin at 6:00 a.m. approximately in our private vehicle.
The first stop will be in the city of CHINCHERO, where we will appreciate and understand more about the handicrafts of their workshops, still very well preserved by the communities for the manufacture of their clothing. We will continue with the Salineras de Maras, which are constituted by more than 4000 small wells which are filled with salt water that emanates from a natural spring located at the top of the wells and through the evaporation in the dry season one of the the most valued salts in the international market.
Then you will visit the archaeological complex of Moray, an Inca agricultural research center located at 3,500 meters above sea. Continuing with the adventure we will go to Urubamba where we will have the buffet lunch (included in the tour). After lunch we will go to OLLANTAYTAMBO, where first we will visit the archaeological complex with the guide for 02 hours and finally we will have free time to explore the picturesque town. Stay night in this lovely town.
Pick up from the city of Cusco at 6:30 am from the hotel and transfer by tourist transport to Santa Teresa through the convention valley on the way we can stop to appreciate the beautiful landscapes of the Sacred Valley, open Malaga at 4200msnm. And jungle eyebrow of the convention. 2hrs trip. Approx.
Arrival at the reed sector at 3600m high we will pass on the route through our highest point that is called open Malaga. And the beginning of the fantastic descent by bicycle through the sirenachayuc valley, for which the specialized instructors will give us all the necessary safety talks, then we will be fully equipped with protective bodys, knee pads, helmets and gloves. The descent is 3 hours. Approx. We will cross streams and different ecosystems along the way. We will finish the activity in the Huamanmarka sector where we will visit the archaeological center of the same name. Later we will continue with our adventure to the town of Santa Maria at 1100mts. Here we will take advantage of the high temperature to carry out the last activity of the day canoeing on the Vilcanota river a great river with great mountains around and many surprises of rapids with basic and intermediate levels (class 1-2-3-3 + rapids) duration time of 2hrs activity Approx. (temperature of the area 26 ° tropical zone) during the river tour we will have the backing of safety kayaks.
At the end of the boating we will go to Santa Teresa around 4pm. And transfer to our family accommodation. In the late afternoon we will go to the thermal baths of Cocalmayo to enjoy this natural crystal clear SPA. Later return to Santa Teresa and spend the night
Around 6am the participants will be embarked in a vehicle from Santa Teresa to the Yanatile sector where this beautiful ecological trip of the coffee tour will be led by an expert coffee expert awarded this year as the best coffee in America this wise coffee maker will make the exhibition of ; work, observation, collection, washing, drying, roasting and preparation of a true natural coffee. And where you will taste a delicious breakfast with the typical coffee of the area (3hr. Approx.)
Then we will continue with our journey to the facilities of VERTIKAL Zip line, arrival and start of activities: 06 lines of more than 3kms approx., 01 Tibetan bridge of 110m long and rock climbing of 25m high. During the execution of the activity, the participant can perform different flight styles such as; regular style, fetal, tandem in couple, head down, turns and Superman. Average flight speed 60km / hr.If the client wishes, he can use his camera or camcorder during the entire tour and / or he can also request the photography session that is available in our facilities for an additional cost. At the end of the activity we will have lunch and then continue with the day in the direction of the hydroelectric station from where we will board the train through the natural and historical sanctuary of Machupicchu. where we can observe on the way the mountain of Machupicchu and its constructions. We will be arriving at the town of hot waters at 4:30 pm approx. Tourist center of the Cusco region. Installation in the hotel and farewell dinner to the group.
Early in the morning, visit and explore the citadel of Machupicchu with the professional guide for 3 hours. Subsequently, the participant will have free time to travel freely until the return time and tour the city of hot waters.
The return to the city of Cusco can be made via train by ollantaytambo (4hrs) or bus by the hydroelectric power station (6hrs) prior availability and coordination between our agents
The adventure begins very early at 04:30 am. We will start picking up your hotel, then go to the picturesque town center Chirihuani, here we will enjoy a delicious Andean breakfast prepared by our Chef.
Then we will go to Fula wasi. Starting point of our hike, We will start our hike for 1 HOUR AND 30 MINUTES, up the mountain until we reach the slopes of the RED VALLEY (Vinicunca hill), place of access to this mystical place.
We will walk along a path that will gradually change the landscape between mountains of intense colors and small streams of icy water that feed and give life to this valley, as we walk we will observe how the colors around us will change due to the weather, we will arrive at a height of 5200 meters above sea level. Top of the mysterious mountain of 7 colors (Vinicunca).
This will be the point where we will have enough time to take pictures, videos, etc. At the same time it will be the place where we will enjoy our snack while our sight delights with the magic that the mountains enclose behind its veil of clouds and snowy peaks, after such an exquisite experience we will undertake the walk back to Chirihuani, where our will be waiting for us Transportation to then head to the town of Fulawasi, where we will have a delicious buffet lunch, then return to Cusco arriving at around 5:00 p.m.
- Information prior to tour departure
- tourist entrance for the circuits of city tour, sacred valley and mountain of 7 colors
- Professional adventure guide throughout the excursion
- Tourist transport for the different circuits to perform
- Boating Equipment and Safety Kayaks
- Cycling safety equipment
- Safety equipment for the Zip line circuit
- 05 nights accommodation
- Coffee Tour
- Entrance to the thermal baths in Santa Teresa.
- Feeding; mentioned in the tour
- First aid box
- Entrance to the citadel of Machupicchu
- Bus up and down in Machupicchu
- Hydroelectric train - hot waters
- Transportation back to the city of Cusco (prior coordination)
- Towels in the thermal baths
- Food: detailed on the tour plus snacks and additional drinks
- Travel insurance
- Tips to STAFF
- Additional costs or delays outside the control of operations (landslides, poor weather conditions, modification of your personal travel itinerary due to health, government policies, government instability, stoppages, protests, etc.)
- Hike, trekking (incluida)
- Archaeological visits (incluida)
- Cultural visits (incluida)
- Guided visits (incluida)
- Historical visits (incluida)
- CUSCO CITY (night 1, 5, 6): CASA ESMERALDA BY ANANAY HTL. / LOS NIÑOS HOTEL FIERRO
- OLLANTAYTAMBO CITY (night 2): SOL MIRANDA / TIKA WASI VALLE
- TOWN OF SANTA TERESA (night 3): MONTE VILLA HTL
- VILLAGE OF MACHUPICCHU (night 4): KILLA INN HTL / QUETZAL HTL
- transportes turístico cocalmayo tours