• Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru
  • Habitats Peru - Cusco, Peru

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Hike and Bike to Machupicchu 4d

Stay at MonteRosa Camp and biological station, a project which is looking to restore degraded cloud forest habitats, help us planting a tree as a remembrance of your stay while you enjoy a beautiful setting and delicious meals. Our trip starts in Cusco taking you to one of the highest passes Malaga (14, 200 ft) bike your way down the Lucumayu Valley, enjoy a nice forest morning walk looking at birds and orchids and dip yourself in the delicious hot-springs of Cocalmayu.

Program itinerary

Day 1: Cusco-MonteRosa

Early morning start for a 3 hours scenic bus ride through gorgeous Urubamba Valley and up to the highest point Malaga Pass at (14, 200 ft)where we get our bikes ready for our down hill biking along the road to reach MonteRosa Camp located in the Lucumayo Valley , as we drop in elevation we go through different ecological niches from elfin forest to tropical cloud forest with their unique flora and fauna, arriving to MonteRosa for a reconforting lunch, after you can join us for a short hike to the Inca Tambo ruins, enjoy our orchid garden or just relax in a hammock with a cold beer.Dinner and Overnight at MonteRosa Camp.Night lecture about MonteRosa Plant a Tree Project.(L. D)

  • 14, 200 ft

Day 2: MonteRosa-Santa Teresa

Early morning walk around MonteRosa grounds, for birds and plants as well as planting a few trees before breakfast.After a delicious breakfast we set off for a beatiful walk through tea, coffee and tropical fruit plantations to reach Huamanmarka inca ruins at mid-day.Middle afternoon drive to Santa Teresa, late afternoon visit to the delicious hot springs of Cocalmayu, overnight at Santa Teresa.(B, Box-lunch)

  • 6, 000 ft

Day 3: Santa Teresa-Lucmabamba-Hidroelectrica

Early breakfast, departure for a 30 minute drive to reach Lucmabamba, for a beatiful 4 hour walk on a recently cleared inca trail, through beautiful tropical cloud forest having excelent western views of Machupicchu.Mid-afternoon arrival to Hidroelectrica to catch train to aguas calientes.Overnight at aguas calientes.(B, Box-lunch)

Day 4: Machupicchu-Cusco

Early breakfast, 20 minute bus ride to Machupicchu, rest of morning to explore this amazing site with your guide.Middle afternoon train ride to Ollantaytambo, on arrival bus ride to Cusco and transfer to your hotel.(B)

  • 11, 200 ft

Services included

  • Pre-departure briefing
  • Private transportation from Cusco to Santa Teresa
  • Professional biking/history guide
  • Camping equipment (double tents and sleeping mat)
  • Biking equipment (bike, helmet, gloves) we have elbow and knee pads on request (USD 8.00 per biking day)
  • Meals according to program
  • One night hotel in Santa Teresa and in Aguas Calientes (3* double rooms)
  • Entrance fee to site
  • Round trip bus ticket
  • Train ticket to Cusco(backpacker)
  • Transfer back to hotel.

Services not included

  • Sleeping bag
  • Not mention meals
  • Entrance fee to Cocalmayu hot-springs
  • Tips and any other personal expenses

We recommend that you bring

  • Biking clothes
  • Light clothing
  • Rain gear and wind-braker
  • Sun cream
  • Mosquito repelent
  • Good pair of hiking shoes
  • Bathing suit
  • Sleeping bag

Please note

  • Ask for our special group prices

Habitats Peru Travel SRL
Carbon Neutral trips to Peru
Private Tours and Tailor Made Travel to Peru
Condominio La Alborada B-507
Wanchaq-Cusco
Peru
Phone: +51 984-115593 / +51 984-115594
Skype: valencia.doris

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