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9-Day Choquequirao Trek to Machu Picchu

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US$ 900.00
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    What to Expect
    The world Choquequirao means the “Cradle of the Gold” in southern Quechua. Its structure and architecture is similar to Machu Picchu and it's been called the “Sister of Machu Picchu” It is considered one of the last resistance bastions and refugees of the Incas, who abandoned Cusco in 1535. You will hike through the most picturesque places in the Andes and have horses for your convenience. You will use high quality camping equipment to enjoy two Inca highlights, Machu Picchu and Choquequirao, making this truly memorable. See itinerary below for details.
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    Departure Point
    Cusco central meeting point
    Departure Time
    4:00 AM
    9 days
    Return Details
    Cusco, San Francisco Square
    • Pre-trek briefing
    • Early morning transfer by private bus to the initial point of the trek (Tarawasi)
    • Accommodation: Campsites (7 nights), Hotel (1 night)
    • Meals: 8 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 8 dinners and 7 afternoon hot beverages
    • Professional guide
    • Professional cook
    • Horseman
    • Horses to carry food, camping and cooking equipment and 7 kg of each passenger's belongings
    • Camping equipment: personal double tents,Term-a-rest mattress
    • Tables and chairs, a cooking tent with cooking equipment, dining and toilet tents and bottled gas
    • A sleeping bag (for up to -5°C)
    • Tourist train from Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu) to Ollantaytambo
    • Tourist bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
    • Breakfast on the day 1 and lunch on the last day
    • International and domestic flights nor airport departure taxes
    • Travel insurance
    • Entrance fee to Huayna Picchu (USD $10) or Machu Picchu Mountain (USD $7)
    • A shuttle bus between Machu Picchu and Aguas Calientes Town (USD $9.50 - one way, $18.50 - round trip)
    • Gratuities
    • Meal budget: Please allow USD $30-50 for meals not included
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed 10 June 2019

    I had an amazing experience. The cook (Wilfredo) and horseman (Uriel) did an absolutely amazing job. Their work ethic is beyond what words can describe. Here are my pros and cons to the trip. Pros: 1) The trek is extremely beautiful and worth every penny....More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Carlene P
    Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

    Apart from some long hikes in the mountains of Costa Rica, this trek was a first for me. Apart from a few miscommunications with my primary contact at their office, Edwin, I felt good about their administration. On the website it makes clear that sleeping...More

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    10 May 2018|
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    Hello Hakon, what dates are you looking at?
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