Machu Picchu Short Inca Trail
Hike The Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, When you Don’t Have Much Time
Many times it is difficult to have several days to give us a deserved vacation. If that is your case, Incas Path offers you the opportunity to hike the short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, for two days and one night. Having time to travel the Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu for four days and three nights would be phenomenal. However if for various reasons you cannot do it; we offer you the short version that contains all the elements of the Classic Inca Trail in less days. The two day and one night Inca Trail, is an excellence chance to enjoy amazing flora, fauna, landscapes and archaeological sites of the trail.
Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
If you are ready for a quick trek on the Inca trail; the short trek to Machu Picchu will challenge and enchant you. The two-day and one-night trek to Machu Picchu; begins with a train trip along the Urubamba River to km 104, where the trek begins. The Urubamba river is one of the tributaries of the Amazon River; and it is the most important body of water in the Cusco region and the sacred valley of the Incas.
The short hike offers spectacular views of snowy mountains, Andean Amazon mountains and the imposing sacred river of the Incas; To finally delight ourselves with the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.
If you are lucky enough to arrive on a sunny day at Machu Picchu, the view will be extraordinary. If you are even luckier, it can be a sunny day with a 30 minute drizzle; this will make the view, magical and unbeatable due to the presence of rainbows above the Inca citadel.
Magical sunset in the citadel of Machu Picchu.
Arriving at the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in the afternoon, is a privilege to which very few people have access. The view in the afternoon is phenomenal, due to the magical hue that the citadel acquires; when the sun’s rays are less intense and also due the least amount of tourists.
In addition to everything mentioned above; this short hike gives you the opportunity to revisit and explore Machu Picchu the next day, with guides with extensive knowledge and information about the place, which will undoubtedly make your brain blow.
Incas Path offers extraordinary logistics, excellent operational equipment for this trek; super guides and delicious organic and nutritious food.