Choquequirao trek 4 days

Overview

The Choquequirao trek 4 days and 3 night is a new alternative to visit a fantastic destination, our agency organizes daily departures to this destination.

DAYS: (sacred places to reach).

  • 1: Cusco – Cachora – Santa Rosa.
  • 2: Santa Rosa – Choquequirao.
  • 3: Choquequirao – Chiquiska.
  • 4: Chiquiska – Cachora – Cusco.

Itinerary

DAY 1: CUSCO – CACHORA – CHIQUISPA.

06:00 a.m. we will pick you up from your hotel and and our transport will drive us until the town of Cachora (3100 m.s.n.m) and then Capuliyoc, we will have a panoramic view of the Apurímac valley.

Here we will meet the horses and the donkeys, it is the point where we will begin our walk along a downhill path arriving at Chiquisca where we will spend the night.

Today’s food: lunch and dinner.

DAY 2: CHIQUISCA – PLAYA ROSALINA – MARANPATA.

After breakfast (05:00 AM), we will continue our walk towards the Rosalina beach (1550 m.s.n.m), and then go up towards Santa Rosa (2100 m.s.n.m), there we will have the lunch.

Today’s journey is the most arduous, we will ascend to Maranpata (2850 masl), here we will have our dinner and camp; Choquequirao is close form there.

Today’s food: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

DAY 3: MARANPATA – CHOQUEQUIRAO – CHIQUISQA.

Very early after breakfast we will go to Choquequirao to appreciate the sunrise, we will visit the citadel for three hours.

Our guide will explain us about this important Inca refuge and the importance of the Apurímac and Rio Blanco rivers, so we can also appreciate the Vilcabamba mountain range.

After the guided tour we will back to Sunchupata and descend to Santa Rosa, then descend to Rosalina beach, later we will go to the town of Chiquisqa where we will camp.

Today’s food: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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DAY 4: CHIQUISQA – CAPULIYOC – CACHORA.

After the breakfast in Chiquisqa (06:00 AM) we will return along the same path until we reach the Capuliyoc pass.

We will be arriving 11:00 am approx. on the way we will appreciate the exotic flora and fauna of the place, imposing snowcapped mountains and the impressive Apurímac canyon.

Later during our return we will go through the Saywite archaeological center where we will have a guided visit and then continue our return to the city of Cusco.

Today’s food: Breakfast and lunch.

Included / Not Included

INCLUDED:

  • Professional English Speaking Tour Guide
  • Assistant Tour Guide for groups of 9+
  • Chef
  • Mules to carry cooking and camping equipment and 7kg of your personal items.
  • Pick-up from your hotel
  • Transportation by bus to and from Cachora
  • Water (excluding the first 4 hours of the trek when you need to bring your own)
  • 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Afternoon Snacks and 3 Dinners. If you have a dietary request such as vegetarian food please let us know.
  • Dining tent with tables and chairs
  • 4 man tent for every 2 trekkers
  • Sleeping mattress
  • Oxygen bottle
  • First aid kit

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Sleeping Bag (Can be hired from us)
  • Breakfast on Day 1 and lunch and dinner on Day 4
  • Tips
  • Travel Insurance – you are strongly recommended to take out travel insurance for the duration of your trip.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING:

  • Walking boots
  • Waterproof jacket / rain poncho
  • Warm jacket
  • Hat and gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable Trousers
  • Sun hat
  • Sun cream (factor 35 or higher)
  • Insect repellant
  • Toiletries and hand sanitiser
  • Personal medication
  • Camera and film
  • Torch with spare batteries

Questions

¿How many people are in the group?

We have reduced groups, from 2 people to 8.

¿when is the best season to do this trek?

We recommend to do this trek from April to November, is the sunny season in Cusco.

Prices

Precios en Servicio Grupal
Numero de personas Precio por persona Reservar
2 o más personas $ 430.00
Precios en servicio Privado
Numero de personas Precio por persona Reservar
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