Salkantay Treks In Peru
The greatest Salkantay Treks to Machu Picchu in Peru, Essential information and detailed itinerary for amateurs and experienced trekkers from all over the world…
Salkantay Treks are the new and awesome trekking destinations to Machu Picchu in Peru; you can do it in 3-Days, 4-Days, 5-Days, 7-Days or even in luxury option; where you´ll use mountain lodges instead of camping tents. The Salkantay Treks has various beginning points and all of them takes you to Machu Picchu. Trekkers interested on this trek must be in Cusco or in other place higher to 3,200masl; to get an excellent acclimatization.
Our Salkantay Treks & Packages, are increasing its reputation in customers with interest of trekking in Peru. As a trekking paradise it has created many trekking and travel agencies. Trekking in the Salkantay region, is one of the most exciting experiences that you will ever have during your lifetime. If you’ve ever wanted to trek in the high zones, then Salkantay Treks to Machu Picchu are the best and most wonderful destination.
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Salkantay Treks: The Trekking Map
5 Best options of Salkantay Treks to Machu Picchu
A mixture of adventure pleasure and self-realization, Salkantay Treks are an experience of a lifetime!
Trekking is a popular adventure activity among tourists. Trips to the mountains in Peru signify not only the natural beauty, but a source of spiritual guidance as well. The height and beauty of Peru provide enthralling opportunities for trekking. Trekking through different regions of the country gives an opportunity to the adventurers to gain a deep insight into the immaculate beauty of the regions and the bewitching flora and fauna as well. Here is the list of top 5 treks:
Challenge Salkantay Trek
From the Top of the Salkantay Pass at 4,600m, one can see a huge vista of peaks. Included in this site are Mt Salkantay (7,271m) and Umantay (7,050m) that are one of the highest mountains in the region of Cusco. This striking trek is also considered one of the excellent treks due to the natural beauty that is on display here. 3-Day Challenge Salkantay Trek offers outstanding view of highest peaks in the Vilcabamba mountain range. To do this trek is very recommendable to be well acclimatized
Scenic Salkantay Trekking
Walking on the Salkantay regions is an ultimate experience for adventure freaks that are keen to do trekking in Peru. The trek goes thought the base of the Salkantay Mountain; that breaks and changes landscapes every few hours! A magnificent and at times challenging trek, with opportunities to relish ancient Inca buildings and secluded villages nestled in the depths of the valley. An extra advantage is that the elevation gain is more gradual, and there is ample time to familiarize oneself to the climate.
Top Salkantay Trek & Machu Picchu
It is one of the most famous treks to Machu Picchu in Peru, this trek traverse mountain passes to remote villages and simple settlements in the tremendously lit Mountain scenery. The trek route passes through picturesque mountains, descents in the Tropical Amazon and ends in the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. Apart from the outstanding contrast of trekking in a cold Mountains and warm valley, tourists also get an arresting view of Salkantay and Umantay Mountain. The route takes the trekker inside a beautiful National Park and involves two passes. Many elating peaks of the Vilcabamba range, a green verdant region.
Salkantay Trek & Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
Well-liked among the trekkers worldwide, Inca Chiriasqha and dead woman pass offers startling vistas of the snowcapped peaks of the Greater Vilcabamba Range. Also named as the long Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, this trek goes through the mountains, the lush valleys, thick forests, Mysterious Inca settlements and small villages. On reaching Machu Picchu, the trekker is rewarded with panoramic views of the magnificent Inca citadel, known as the lost city of the Incas
Salkantay Luxury Trek
Explore Salkantay´s less trodden trail for an uncrowded experience in the Inca sanctuary of Machu Picchu. Unlike any other routes to Machu Picchu, this lengthier itinerary takes you on a circumnavigation of the Sallkantay Mountain, beginning from the western side to then swing north and around the mountain for spectacular views over the Salkantay Pass. It combines the best vistas of Vilcabamba mountain range and the tropical region of Santa Teresa.
What to expect on our Salkantay Treks to Machu Picchu in Peru
Hikers are meet the day before their Salkantay Treks begins and our experienced tour coordinator provides them with a detailed report, including details on the practicalities of the hike and in particular the day of reaching to Machu Picchu, and a registration to ensure that all clients have the necessary equipment to trek to Machu Picchu.
The diversity of the terrain means you will have to feel comfortable in different mountain conditions and to reach the highest pass of 4,600m is a short and steep hike, with some expected rock climbing.
You won’t need to carry a heavy backpack with the help of horses and all of our trip staff to Salkantay Trek you´ll enjoy one the best adventure holyday.
Camp in quality mountain tents designed for three people, but only accommodating two people inside, so there is plenty of personal space and a large luggage storage area on both porches. Plus, you get hearty three-course meals that our chefs prepare fresh with foods rich in protein and nutrients appropriate for a successful trek.