A great alternative to trekking the Inca Trail route. The Salkantay trek offers travelers the chance to see the Andean landscape from a different perspective all while heading towards Machu Picchu! *There's the option to take a private or group trek - links below*
5 DAY SALKANTAY TREK LINK
5 DAY SALKANTAY TREK - GROUP LINK
DAY 1 - CUSCO TO MOLLEPATA TO SORAYPAMPA
In the morning, we will pick you up and travel by bus to Mollepata. We continue with a 3 hour hike to Cruzpata, where we'll have lunch while admiring the beautiful snow capped mountains of Humantay and Salkantay. We keep going until we reach out first campsite of Soraypampa, which is the highest and coldest campsite of our trip.
DAY 2 - MIGHTY SALKANTAY