Immerse yourself in the rich Andean culture by embarking on the Ultimate Salkantay Trek to historic Machu Picchu with Alpaca Expeditions. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or a history buff, this trek promises to enrich your understanding of the region and provide you with an unforgettable travel experience complemented by visually arresting views and world-class hiking guides. If you long to visit Machu Picchu, the six-day Ultimate Salkantay Trek is your answer to challenge your hiking skills while enjoying the natural majesty of this celebrated part of the world.
Ultimate Salkantay Trek Highlights
Alpaca Expeditions features its renowned Ultimate Salkantay Trek designed for travelers who want to embark on a naturally challenging course. The trek features a broad array of highlights that include lush valleys, cloud forests, waterfalls, glacial peaks, Incan passes, and archaeological sites. While Machu Picchu is the stunning culmination of the trek, the microclimates and various sites along the way make this trek one of the most revered among veteran hikers and travelers.
Private Campsites and Delicious Food
Along the trek, our guides will stop at various campsites where our group can relax, rest, and reflect on the remarkable sites they witnessed on the journey. These campsites are private and afford our travelers with food and drink. Our chefs prepare delicious foods that will nourish you for the next day of hiking fun. In addition, our guides will have satellite phones available for safety and security.
A Satisfying and Beautiful Hike
The Ultimate Salkantay Trek will introduce travelers to the alpine microclimates of the Andes. The trek is ideal for experienced hikers and requires some level of fitness owing to its strenuous itinerary. However, if you’re physically fit, this hike is your chance to test your skills while exploring a remote yet undeniably beautiful part of the globe. Keep in mind that there are many temperature drops along the route. The terrain is also subject to much change as we move from one microclimate to the next.
Sign up for your place on the Ultimate Salkantay Trek with Alpaca Expeditions. The flora and fauna along the way, as well as the dazzling views of mountains and lakes will provide you with an enchanting travel experience. If you long to visit Machu Picchu and travel much like the Incans of old did, explore the Ultimate Salkantay Trek’s itinerary and see if it’s right for you. Contact us to learn more.