Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu in 4 days

Inca Jungle Trek in 4 days
Inka Jungle Trek - Ziplining

The tropical Inca Jungle Trail is a new route offered by our company, which involves biking, rafting, ziplining, trekking and just Adventure. recently discovered real Inca paths, archaeological ruins, with amazing views make from this excursion an unforgettable experience.

Biking and trekking in the forest, four night trip ends with a dawn view of the valleys below from Machu Picchu.

The trip ends with a visit to the Inca citadel of Machupicchu.

Our Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu. The Sacred path is a cutting edge experience for adventure travelers looking for a little more privacy and authenticity. With more spectacular views, the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu offer a quiet and rich contemplation of Nature.


Day 1 : Cusco - Alfamayuc - Santa Maria (Biking)

Inca Jungle Trek in 4 days - Biking
Biking - Inca Jungle Trek in 4 days

At 6:00 am We will start the tour with a transfer from your hotel to Alfamayuc. Our destination for the day will be the small village of Santa Maria (1,430 mtrs). On our way rolling hills and snow capped peaks of the Mountains are waiting for us. We will have some opportunities to take some pictures.

Arriving to Alfamayuc ridding for a number of hours by bicycle Santa Maria, it makes all the difference. The 3 - 4 hour downhill rideis exhilarating and relaxing at the same time, and will not be soon forgotten.

We finally arrive, free time to rest (or explore) before having dinner and pastthe night in a local hostal.

Meals: Lunch, Teatime, Dinner.

Day 2 : Santa Maria - Santa Teresa (Trekking)

Inca Jungle
Inca Jungle

We begin the day having anenergy breakfast. Start to Walkthrough the tropical forest.

For a short period along the road we take a trail through coffee and coca plantations and also pass through farms which grow tropical fruits like oranges. After climbing for a while we connect with a "tropical Inca Trail" - that is, a original Inka Path.

There are great views along this section and we descend by impressive Inca Stairs while admiring the canyon of the Vilcanota River. (please note, this is VERY challenging for those with vertigo or a fear of heights!) many photos opportunities around us. We will have the chance to visit the local Coca Plantation.

At last, when we arrive to Santa Teresa, we willbe able to enjoy the naturally of the hot springs of Cocalmayo. We will relax thereuntil it is time for Dinner. Overnight in a nice local hostal in Santa Teresa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Teatime, Dinner.

Day 3 : Santa Teresa - Lucmabamba - Archeological Site Patallacta - Hydroelectric - Machu Picchu Pueblo

Inca Jungle Trek in 4 days - Ziplining - Canopy - Cola de Mono
Ziplining - Canopy "Cola de Mono"

After breakfast, we head up Lucmambamba, where will ascend up to the archaeological site of Patallacta, presents a great stretch of the royal Inca trail and from here you can see the Inca city of Machu Picchu. Then descend for 1 hour, to a beautiful waterfall, thus reaching hydropower.

Lunch, then continue heading to Machu Picchu Pueblo and through Mandor Waterfall, where and spend the night in a comfortable hotel. Overnight we took the opportunity to visit the Hot Springs Village.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Teatime, Dinner.

Day 4 : Full Day Machu Picchu - Cusco

View panoramic of Machu Picchu
View panoramic of Machu Picchu

We will have breakfast and then take the bus (8am) up to Machu Picchu. A walking tour of approximately 2 hours is given by your guide and after this you can explore the mysterious city by yourselves.

If you have energy you can also climb Huayna Picchu (2720m / 8890ft)! (It takes about 45 minutes to reach the top)

Optional evening visit to the Hot Springs: entrance fees USD $ 4.00

We’ll take the Expedition train back to Ollantaytambo and a bus to Cusco. We'll be in Cusco approximately at 10:00 pm.

Meals: Breakfast

End of our Services


  • Itinerary are subject to change depending on time of booking and campsites spaces in the moment that we arrive in there).
  • he camps can vary depending on climate and health status of clients.
  • Train Included in all tours is Expedition
  • Service (to-from Ollantaytambo) Train times will only be confirmed close to the time of the trek,if join a group late in the day we can't guarantee you will travel on the same trains as the rest of the group.
  • Train time are subject to change depending on Peru Rail timestable and availability.


  • Transfers In / Out
  • Transportation Cusco - Alfamayuc. (Start bikking)
  • Professional bilingual Tour guide.
  • Assistant tour guide (for groups of 9 or more people)
  • Entrance Fee to Machu Picchu.
  • Bus tickets to Machupicchu Inca City and to Machupicchu town.
  • 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 afternoon snacks, 3 dinners and various snacks to be eaten throughout the day "meals after last breakfast (on day 4)are not included"
  • Cook. (Professional) Vegetarian (vegan) food on request at no extra cost!
  • Drinking water along the Inka Jungle trail.
  • First Aid Kit
  • 01 Oxygen Ball
  • Duffle bag (in which to put 6 kilos of personal belongings-included sleeping bag) and transfer of them to the next camp sites.
  • Bikes and biking equipment.
  • 02 night in basic hotel in Santa Maria and Santa Teresa.
  • 02 night in basic hotel in Aguas Calientes.
  • Return train tickets (Machupicchu - Ollantaytambo and bus to Cusco) transfer to Hotel.


  • Train Included in all tours is Cerrojo Backpacker (to - from Ollantaytambo) Train times will only be confirmed close to the time of the trek,if join a group late in the day we can't guarantee you will travel on the same trains as the rest of the group.
  • Train time are dubject to change depending on Peru Rail timestable and availability.
  • To qualify as a student, it is necessary to have a valid ISIC card. scan and email us at the time of booking. We offer a USD $ 20.00 discount per Student
  • Children younger 16 we offer a USD $ 20.00 discount per Student (need to scan and email us a copy of the passports).
  • Children younger 7 a USD $ 50.00 discount. (need to scan and email passports).


  • Shorts
  • Walking stick (with rubber tip)
  • Plasters and bandages
  • Sandals
  • Extra money
  • Bathing suit (for hot springs in Aguas Calientes) entrance fees Pay in the door $4


For availability of spaces for this service, please contact us and we`ll send you detailed information, prices, terms and conditions.

Please keep in mind that significant price reductions are available for groups. All our tours are fully guaranteed, departure every day. Contact us for more information for the tour that you are choosing, or to begin customizing your own itinerary. recommendations:

" Inka Trail Expeditions Perú is a tour operator travel agency in Peru and the city of Cusco, We really know what we do and offer, We are well managed, with several offices in Peru and a long list of travel destinations , offering all travel alternatives in Perú, from family trips, honeymoon trips and luxury travel, including adventure tours and exploring trips to the jungle, for almost any budget

NOTE: Inka Trail Expeditions Perú, specializes in organizing the ideal travel plan to Peru, with hotels and destinations that you choose, because we have all confidential and promotional rates. For guidance on how to organize your custom package. Please write us.

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4 Days & 3 Night

Information Details

Departures Dates

Every day of the year (please check availability in our groups).


1950 m - 4600 m. / 6398 f - 15092 f.

Visited Places

Cusco, Alfamayuc, Santa Maria, Santa Teresa, Vilcanota River, Cocalmayo, Lucmabamba, Patallacta, Hydroelectric, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu.

Inca Jungle Trek Availability

- Daily departures are available along the year, the recommended period for this trek is April to October.
- All private service departure dates are adapted to your request any day you choose.

Group Size

Vegetarian option at no extra cost. Check our regular menú

Preparation prior the Hiking Trips

due to the altitude of the highest point in Malaga Pass (4350m), we recommend a period of at least 2 days for acclimatization in Cusco at 3350m / 9840ft.


Vegetarian option at no extra cost. Check our regular menú

Inca Jungle Trek Dificulty LEVEL: BY DAY

DAY 1: moderate
DAY 2: moderate
DAY 3: moderate
DAY 4: moderate

Get a 5% discount on all our tours if you make the reservation before of April 30th, 2024

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Traveler reviews

Written: Apr 6th 2024
5 star rating 5/5 stars

This was one of the best trip I’ve ever taken! It was definitely life changing and I learned so much on this trip with the local people and from our best tour guide ever, Jorge C. Jorge was so friendly and knowledgeable in every way in this trip and made it more special. We all really connected...

An amazing trip! Highly recommend!
Written: Mar 4th 2024
5 star rating 5/5 stars

We had an amazing trip!! We did the 2 day Inca trail tour. Day 1 included a trek and we saw many different ruins. Our guide Primo was so knowledgable and we learnt so much about the history as well as the flora. Day 2 we had a tour around Machu Picchu ruins and again we learnt so much from Primo....

Life changing
Written: Feb 17th 2024
5 star rating 5/5 stars

This trip was one of the best decisions I could’ve ever made , it was such an amazing experience and our guide Jorge C made it even more special, he made us feel very welcomed and special during the whole trip, I couldn’t have asked for a better guide but the trip was incredible, adventurous,...

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