Hike to Huchuy Qosqo on the Mountains of the Sacred Valley
(Two Days / 1 Night)

Trek Machu Picchu Tours – Alternative Treks

The 2 Day Huchuy qosqo trek is a fantastic trek, frequently used as training before of after the famous Inca trail trek, and altitude acclimatization trek, the huchuy qosqo trek, is a captivating trek with nice landscapes of valleys and mountains with fascinating background.

Tour Description

The legacy of the Inca culture, through this magnificent archeological site called huchuy qosqo, which in Quechua means “Little Cusco. Huchuy qosqo trek is quiet fascinating trek, that enable tours around cusco, to go in huchuy qosqo trek, you only need 1 or 02 days, giving you many advantages, being trained for other larger hikes, enjoy nature, 01 night camping on the sacred valley mountain, the trek toward huchuy qosqo, is also excellent for people who loves nature, but can´t stay out many days.

In this way carrying out cultural Tourism, combined with adventure, this circuit is full with natural attraction that grants to visitors a sensation of adventure, huchuy qosqo trek, leads by gradual uphill section, and after couple hours the trail tends better, also downhill steps are found in this trek, a great small canyon waits, and a portrait tipe village called pukamarca is a in the way, near huchuy qosqo you will find inca building, also along this huchuy qosqo trek the imposing geography of the andes will last ever in your mind….THE HUCHUY QOSQO trek as some of our treks presents lagoons that will get all your attention. For those llama lovers, the huchu qosqo trek gives opportunity to see many llamas and alpacas in its usual habitat. Even though it appears to be in a populated area, you soon will discover the true wildness of the Andes. Notice as well that the huchuy qosqo trek is considered as an intermediate challenge trek. Join us and enjoy the huchuy qosqo trek with Inka Challenge Peru.

Trek Information
• Altitude : 3,650 – 4,300 / 11975 – 14107 ft
• Duration : 2Day/1Night
• Distance : 14 KM
• Level of Difficulty : Moderate easy

Pricing and Reservations

Huchuy Qosqo Trek & Sacred Valley, Maras Moray, Salt Mines
(2D/1N)

For 2-4 People
• $495 USD per Person

For 5-6 People
• $450 USD per Person

For 7+ People
• $395 USD per Person

Optional Add-ons
• $30 – Sleeping Bag rental – Classic Inca to Machu Picchu – whole trip
• $100 – Extra Horse – 18 kilos
• $60 – Extra Horse for personal items – 9 kilos

Schedule and Duration
What's Included
What's NOT Included
What to Bring

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Huchuy Qosqo Trek & Sacred valley, Maras Moray, Salt Mines (2 Days/1 Night)

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Huchuy Qosqo Trek & Sacred Valley, Maras Moray, Salt Mines (2D/1N)

The 2 Day Huchuy Qosqo trek is a fantastic trek, frequently used as training before of after the famous Inca trail trek, and altitude acclimatization trek, the Huchuy Qosqo trek, is a captivating trek with nice landscapes of valleys and mountains with fascinating background.

Trek Information
• Altitude : 3,650 – 4,300 / 11975 – 14107 ft
• Duration : 2Day/1Night
• Distance : 14 KM
• Level of Difficulty : Moderate easy

Day OneDay Two

Day 1

Cusco , Chinchero , Pucamaraca – Huchuy Qosqo (Buffet lunch & Dinner)

At 5:00am, we will pick you up from your Hotel and then we will head to Chinchero (3,760 m.a.s.l) 12336 ft from here, we will be beging with our amazing trek up to road as it curves up-hill to reach a pass of near 4,200 m.a.s.l / 13780 ft . We will continue with hike down into the valley and towards to the small community at the bottom. As we descend along the trail, you wil see a beautiful green valley stretching out as far as eye can see and then, we will pass throught the village, the trail takes us up over second pass of 4,300 m.a.s.l / 14108 ft and into the high open ountry . On the way, we will pass by the amazing lake of Qoricocha (Golden Lake in Quechua) We´ll continue along this rustic trail, with its stellar views of the surrounding mountain ranges. Finally, we will descend towards the Huchuy Qosqo located about 3,650 m.a.s.l / 11,975ft where will arrive in the late afternoon. Here, will set up camp and enjoy our supper underneath the great starry sky .Upon you arrival to the camp, our cook will be waiting for you with a special hot drinks and popcorn and then you will enjoy your delicious and Peruvian buffet dinner ( 6 to 7 hours of Hike )

Day 2

Huchuy Qosqo, Lamay, Urubamba, Salt Mines, Maras Moray, Cusco (B-Buffet lunch)

Early in the morning, we leave camp at around 9am and walk downhill towards the Leon Punku ravine, where we find remains of an Inca bridge and trail. This canyon boasts geological formations surrounded by majestic rocks and boulders that direct the river to Huchuy Qosqo at 3600m/11808ft, where we arrive by mid morning. Huchuy Qosqo is an Inca archaeological complex with imposing architecture that includes a large open ceremonial center, from which we enjoy a panoramic view of the Sacred Valley, the Vilcanota River, and the snow capped mountain range of the same name. Descend to Lamay at 3000m/9840ft. Lamay is a town dedicated to agriculture and cattle raising. Around 1 to 2 pm transfer to Urubamba to enjoy the buffet lunch (Vegetarin optional) after lunch, the tour continues with the visits to Inca site of Moray. This is a fascinating, unique ruin; a fabulous amphitheater of terracing that was used as an agricultural experimental site by the Incas by taking advantage of the microclimates produced by the varying altitude to breed new varieties of their crops. We shall also visit the Village of Maras, and The salt pans which have made it famous. The tour continues towards Ollantaytambo, an archaeological site that the Incas built as a fort and includes a temple, agricultural terraces, and an urban area. There are two distinct sectors: Araqama Ayllu, the religious and worship zone, and Qosqo Ayllu, the residential area…Afternoom, you will return to Cusco and on the way back, you will stop in the colorful village of Chinchero, where we will find the ruins of the Tupac Inca Yupanqui Royal House, we will appreciate its well preserve Inca wall in the main square and you will visit the beauty Colonial Temple with invaluable portraits, built over Inca Bases and then return to Cusco and transfer back to your Hotel.

Tour Details

The 2 Day Huchuy Qosqo trek is a fantastic trek, frequently used as training before of after the famous Inca trail trek, and altitude acclimatization trek, the Huchuy Qosqo trek, is a captivating trek with nice landscapes of valleys and mountains with fascinating background.

Trek Information
• Altitude : 3,650 – 4,300 / 11975 – 14107 ft
• Duration : 2Day/1Night
• Distance : 14 KM
• Level of Difficulty : Moderate easy

Start Time:
• 5:00 am

Duration:
• 2 Days

Pricing and Reservations

Huchuy Qosqo Trek & Sacred valley, Maras Moray, Salt Mines
(2D/1N)

For 2-4 People
• $495 USD per Person

For 5-6 People
• $450 USD per Person

For 7+ People
• $395 USD per Person

Optional Add-ons
• $30 – Sleeping Bag rental – Classic Inca to Machu Picchu – whole trip
• $100 – Extra Horse – 18 kilos
• $60 – Extra Horse for personal items – 9 kilos

Schedule and Duration
What's Included
What's NOT Included
What to Bring