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Choquequirao Trek
05 days / 04 nights

Choquequirao is situated in the spurs of the mountain range of Salkantay, at 3035 masl surrounded by mounts Yanama, Ampay, Choquetacarpu and Pumasillo on the right side of Apurimac river. Choquequirao is an Inca town formad by small sites spread out in rubblework that in its adjoining constructs a complex metropolis similar to those of the other regions placed on the crest of the hill by the some name of Choquequirao.

Choquequirao Ruins Camping in Marampata

Day 01: Cusco - Cachora - Chiquiska

Leave from Cusco at o'clock in the morning by bus arriving at Cachora town approximately at 8:00 am in the morning where we will have a walk, after we arrange the equipment on mules and horses. From this place we cam observe the Majestic Padreyoq snow-covered peak 5482 masl the hike on this first day is 17,50 Km. 3 hours flat from Cachora to Mirador Capuliyoq and 3 hours down hill until camp site 2030 masl.

Day 02: Chiquiska - Maranpata

After the breakfast we will continue walk down to Playa Rosalina after we will climb 4 hours in a very steep way until Maranpata. This day we may be lucky to appreciate the fly of the Condors, the exuberant vegetation and its variety of flowers and orchids. Our camp site its situated in the high of the mountain with spectacular views.

Day 03: Maranpata - Choquequirao

We will depart early and 2 hours after we will arrive to Archaeological place of Choquequirao we will camp here all day to enjoy that majestic place, we will observe three levels of the excavated ruins, we will appreciate houses, terraces and other part of this Inca town (depend of the weather we observe the fly of the Condors).

Day 04: Choquequirao - Chiquisqa

After an early breakfast we pack and start walking back to Chiquisqa, on the way we can observe again Apurimac canyon. Here we may be lucky to appreciate the fly of the Condors, the exuberant vegetation and its variety of flowers and orchids.

Day 05: Chiquiska - Cachora - Cusco

Early in the morning after breakfast we continue climbing 4 more hours until reaching Mirador Capuliyoq, then we continue hiking to Cachora where we will take the bus back to Cusco.

Sleeping bags.
Extra porters.
Everything that is not mentioned in the program.
Hotel in Cusco.

Professional English speaking guides.
Bus transportation to starting point.
Tents and all other camping equipment.
First Aid Kit.
Full board.
Horseman and horses (to carry tents, food and cooking equipment)
Porters, Cook, and Cooking equipment.

Prices from US$ 425.00 (per person based in double occupancy)

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