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Huchuy Qosqo 3D/2N

Tour al Machu Picchu

Huchuy Qosqo 3D/2N

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From : 420.00 USD$
Trip Style : HUCHUY QOSQO
Places to visit : MACHU PICCHU
Lenght : 3 days / 2 nights
Frequency : EVERY DAY
Group : minimo 2 people - maximo 16 people
Physical Grading :

HUCHUY QOSQO TO MACHU PICCHU by Tambomachay

“Huchuy Qosqo” or “Kaqlla Cahuana”, place which was built at XV century by Wiraqocha 8th Emperor, the history said: Wiraqocha emperor has first born child named “Urco”, he supposed to have the control of the kingdom, but Urco had no conditions to be Emperor, at that Wiraqocha Emperor felt old and the Chankas their eternal enemies, came to attack Cusco, reason by which Wiraqocha Emperor sent to build as “resting house” for his last days. The first born child Urco has gone away with his Father Wiraqocha to Huchuy Qosqo, but Titu Cusi Yupanqui a son of Emperor a teenager started to join people around Cusco making even the impossible to win against the Chankas. Finally he won and them he got new prophetic name which is “Pachakuteq” as known “the earth shaker”or “the transformer of the earth”, change, because the spread the Quechua Culture, this was one of greatest in all the history.

 

Huchuy Qosqo is located in  the Sacred Valley at 3600 m.a.s.l. this place is as a platform at the half part of the mountain, terraces for farming and support the mountain, and houses which are big, some of those used to have 2 floors and others maybe 3 floor. Building which the half part is formed by rock which are fitting do fine while the rest is made by adobe.

ITINERARY:

 

FIRST DAY: CUSCO - QORIQOCHA LAGOON – HUCHUY QOSQO

(3400 – 4050 – 3600 m.a.s.l. /11154 – 13287 -  11811 feet )

We come to pick you up from you are staying early in the morning, once ready we have to drive to Tambomachay (this driving is by 20 minutes around) we will find our horse man and horses which will help us to carry the camping equipment. The beginning uphill by around 2 hour to get to the highest point 4100 m.a.s.l. or  13451 feet after this section will be easy, you have to take your time, 2 more hour we are getting to Qoriqocha Lagoon, place where we will have the lunch. After lunch we need to hike by 4 hour aprox. Before getting to Huchuy Qosqo place where we camp the first night, having good dinner.

 

SECOND DAY: HUCHUY QOSQO – LAMAY – OLLANTAYTAMBO – MACHU PICCHU TOWN

(3600 – 2950 – 2850  – 2040 masl / 11811 – 9678 – 9350 - 6692)

We will have the chance to see Sunrise, beauty sceneries, we have chance to explore the archaeological place before we start to go down to Lamay Town the lunch place. After transportation will wait for us to drive to Ollantaytambo “the Inca Living Town” place where you will catch the train to Machu Picchu Town. On  the way we will have the chance to stop in “Chocana and Inka pintay” inca spot before Ollantaytambo. Hotel and dinner in Machu Picchu Town.

 

THIRD DAY: MACHU PICCHU – OLLANTAYTAMBO – CUSCO

(2400 – 2850 – 3400 masl / 7874 – 9350 – 11154)

Early in the morning, after the breakfast we start to hike to Machu Picchu or bus as well. Once in Machu Picchu we could complete our challenge. After guiding tour you will have free time to explore by yourself. Remember you have to be at train station 30 minutes prior to departure time.

INCLUDED:

  • Briefing in the hotel or office. (Meeting with the tour guide to explain what about the trip, about places to visit and staying as well).
  • Professional Quechua – Spanish – English speaker tour guide expert in mountains and jungle as well.
  • Cook person in charge to prepare the food.
  • Porter, people who will help to make possible tour.
  • Transfer who will pick you up from the place where you are staying.
  • Transportation Cusco – Tambomachay (first day).
  • Transportation Lamay – Ollantaytambo (second day).
  • Transportation Ollantaytambo – Cusco (third day).
  • Entrance fee to Huchuy Qosqo
  • Entrance fee to Inca trail and Machu Picchu.
  • Great food in inca trail: 02 breakfast, 02 lunch, 02 dinner, 02 little snack pack for hiking, sweet wake up coca tea, and tea times(little snack for eating before the dinner).
  • Tent for sleep (Quad tent for two people)
  • Camping equipment (cooking tent, eating tent)
  • Chairs and tables
  • First aid kit an oxygen
  • Radio walkie talkie for emergency
  • Train tickets Back to Ollantaytambo. Expedition service.
  • Hot, warm and cold boiled water.
  • T-shirt and certificated “I’ve lived Huchuy Qosqo experience.
  • Canteen for taking water.

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