Choquequirao Trek Machu Picchu
Choquequirao - Machu Picchu - Cusco - Peru - South America
In the Cordillera de Vilcabamba, above the canyon of the Apurímac River, is Choquequirao, which means "Cradle of Gold", one of the points of control and access to the Kingdom of Vilcabamba at the time of conquest.
Its two-level palaces and temples, fountain systems, canals and aqueducts, and its fantastic territory covered by dense vegetation, were presumably built during the Inca Pachacutec government. This Archaeological Complex has been compared to Machu Picchu for its size, construction and Mainly due to the spectacular location (3110 masl).
This place is reached after a two-day trek from the village of Cachora located 3 hours and 1/2 of Cusco, where we find the team of muleteers, horses and mules that will carry all the material for this Trekking
An unusual adventure in the paths of the Sun. in search of Choquequirao trek to Machu Picchu, two monumental constructions of the Inka period.
Nothing is the same. Neither the mountains, nor the snowy, nor the closed fog of dawn, minus the twinkling night-stars; Nor the rivers, not even the fatigue is the same in these paths of adventure.
From Choquequirao trek to Machu Picchu: More than 100 kilometers along brittle roads that border and move away from invincible rivers capable of crossing the entire world 8 days of walking, watching the overwhelming majesty of distant snow peaks or the silhouettes of a chain of Mountains, which is tinged with greenery.
Trip tours to choquequirao trek:
- Our Activities: Excursion Choquequirao
- Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
- Our Departures:
- Minimum number of passengers: 1 or more
- Months of Operation: All Year
- Type of tour: Adventure, Culture, Archaeological, hiking
- Type of service: Private-shared
We recommend Take for the trip to Choquequirao Trek:
- A comfortable backpack
- Hiking shoes
- Long and short trousers
- Long and short sleeve poles
- Light and warm jacket
- Hat or cap
- waterproof poncho
- Insect repellent
- Personal hygiene utensils