Have a great time hiking the electrifying Salkantay Trek combined with the renowned Inca Trail relishing in nature's wonders while walking the path of the Incas. The Salkantay Mountain (6,264m/20,551ft) known as one of the Sacred Apus surrounding Abancay & Cusco is the most remarkable peak in the region. You will be thrilled to feel the challenge of climbing up to the high pass at 4,600m breathing in the thin fresh air. Catch magnificent vistas of the changing scenery from white snowcapped mountains to the refreshing cloud forest with cool to warm temperatures. Then, connecting into the glorious Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Along the way, pass archaeological sites and catch splendid vistas of
The breath-taking Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu combines remarkable cultural highlights and natural scenery, and is therefore the number one alternative to the Inca trail. This trekking experience has been designed to offer a challenge: feel the thrill of climbing up to high passes and descending to lush cloud forests, all while enjoying the diversity of ecosystems, flora and fauna, and amazing landscapes. The Salkantay mountain (6,264m/20,551ft) is considered as the most representative mountain of the Vilcabamba Range. With its high snow-capped mountains, lowland jungle and Inca sites such as that of Llactapata, this adventure offers a perfect balance of trekking, culture and nature.