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.
Return economy flights from London to Lima, Peru then Peru to Cuzco.
Accommodation in Peru and Cuzco
All meals on the trek
A UK Expedition Leader
A fully catered Porter Team
Kit GuideFundraising Guide
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
Drinks, meals and snacks where not specified in itinerary
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
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
£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!