How to Get to The Inca Trail
Inca Trail to Machupicchu
How to get to inca trail. Is just following by bus the high way that come from cusco to kilometers 82 where is the starting point of the inca trail. hikes up to the Machupicchu Archaeological City is 45 kilometers, during this trek you will be able to aprecite lush vegetation and water falls of glacier origin, as well as different archaeological monuments, among which are: Qoriwachayrachina, Patallaqta, Runkuraqay, Sayacmarca, Phuyupatamarca , Intipunku, Intipata and Wiñayhuayna.
Another possibility, which takes less time, is the so-called Sacred Trail which lasts for 2D / 1N, which starts at km 104 of the Chachabamba railway. In this tour the overnight will be held in Machupicchu village. It should be noted that both options are made with a travel agency
What to see in Inca Trail to Machupicchu?
It is part of the Qhapaq Ñan network. To trek the Inca Trail is to observe the seasons of the year in a few days: from moderate to extreme cold, from a temperate temperature to an intense heat. The route that departs from Cusco challenges the adventurers. The prize for its effort is to arrive at Machu Picchu in a magical sunrise, when the solar rays descend from the mountains to show the harmony between man and nature.
The Inca Trail to Machupicchu is one of the most important trekking routes in South America. In the route there are numerous ravines and water courses of glacial origin. Among the twelve archaeological monuments that can be appreciated include: km 82, Patallaqta, Runkuraqay, Sayacmarca, Phuyupatamarca, Intipunku, Intipata and Wiñayhuayna.
It is closed during the month of February for maintenance.
Those who wish to do this tour must be in good physical condition and hire an agency necessarily.