The tour includes: thee days of hiking from Mollepata to La Playa; one day of hiking from Hidroelectrica to Aguas Calientes; and a final hike from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu. The difference between the 5 day and 4 day tour is that the 4 day tour does not include the visit to the hot springs and overnight stay in Santa Teresa. Instead hikers will go directly to Hidroelctrica by bus from La playa and walk to Aguas Calientes where they will spend the night. For those who are too tired to walk from Hidroelectrica to Aguas Calientes there is the option of taking the train at an extra cost.
Starting time: 4:30am
End time: 11pm
Pick-up: From your hotel or hostel
Bring: Original passport, mosquito repellent, poncho, camera, flash light, sunscreen, swim suit, towel, sandals, extra cash, coca leaves and small
Included: Entrance fees to Machu Picchu; train ticket from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo; bus transport from Cusco to Mollepata and Ollantaytambo to Cusco; x4 breakfast, x4 lunches, x4 dinners; walking sticks; sleeping bag; and zip lining.
Not included: Entrance fee to hot springs (soles 30); bus ticket from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (optional if you do not want to walk); train from Hidroelectric to Aguas Calientes (optional if you do not want to walk); first breakfast and last lunch.