Machu Picchu Trek 2017

September 20th, 2017

Visit Machu Picchu and trek the Inca Trail in Peru in a once in a lifetime adventure!

Spectacular scenery, sub-tropical jungle and a mix of Inca ruins are your reward for your physical and mental endeavours.

20th - 29th September 2017.

Machu Picchu

WHAT'S INCLUDED?
Return economy flights from London to Lima, Peru then Peru to Cuzco.
Local Transfers
Accommodation in Peru and Cuzco
Tented Accommodation
All meals on the trek
A UK Expedition Leader
A fully catered Porter Team
Training Guide
Kit GuideFundraising Guide

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
Drinks, meals and snacks where not specified in itinerary
Entry visa
Your spending money
Personal travel insurance
Tips for local porters & crew (not obligatory but they do work extremely hard)
Personal items from the kit list

ITINERARY*
Day 1 - 20th September

Fly from London to Lima Peru
Day 2 - 21st September
A day at your leisure to absorb this magnificent South American capital city which is spectacularly located between the Pacific Ocean and The Andes mountains
Day 3 - 22nd September 
Fly Peru to Cuzco
Two days to acclimatize in this magnificent UNESCO World heritage city, situated a staggering 3,400metres above sea level.
Day 4 - 23rd September
Day in Cuzco to acclimatise
Day 5 - 24th September
6.00am - Pick up from our hotel - Drive for 3 hours to "Kilometre 82" Ayapata.
10.00am - Start our Hike!
1.00pm - Lunch
4.00pm - Arrive at our first camp Ayapeta 3300 meters above sea level
Day 6 - 25th September
8.00am - Start Hike - Tough day ahead!
1.00pm – Arrive "Dead Womans Pass" at 4215 metres. Lunch
5.00pm - Arrive at our camp for the night "Chaquicocha" 3630 metres
Day 7 - 26th September
Longest distance today 10 miles!
8.00am - Start Hike
11.00am - Arrive First pass "Runkuracay" 3941m Lunch
1.00pm - Descend to Sayaqmarka for lunch
5.00pm - Arrive at final camp - Wiñaywayna
Day 8 - 27th September
5.30am - Wait for Control Office to open
6.00am - Start hike to Machu Picchu
8.00am - First view of Mach Picchu below us at Inti Punku
9.00am - Arrive Machu Picchu three hours "learning tour"
12.00pm - Time on site at your leisure
1.00pm - Onward travel by coach and train back to Cuzco
6.00pm - Celebration evening at the hotel!
Day 9 - 28th September
10.00am - Fly back to London via Lima.
Day 10 - 29th September
Arrive back London - Time to be confirmed

REGISTRATION FEE 
(non-refundable): £150

MINIMUM SPONSORSHIP
£3900 per person (excluding Gift Aid) of which £2750+VAT is the trip cost.

WHEN DO I HAVE TO PAY MY SPONSORSHIP MONEY?
You will need to have achieved at least 50% of your sponsorship by 31st May 2017 with full balance due by 20th October 2017. (This does not include Gift Aid.)

FOLLOW THIS LINK FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER TODAY!
http://www.advocateevents.co.uk/machu-picchu--trek-the-inca-trail-for-the-white-lodge-centre-2017-09-20.aspx

 

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