Salkantay Trek SKT
Walking in Peru
- Magnificent mountain scenery - Great views to Salkantay and other snow-capped mountains of the Vilcabamba Range particularly from Salkantay Pass (4525m)
- Full-service camping - Our experienced trek crew set up the tents and cook hearty meals, leaving you to enjoy the experience of being in the mountains
- Machu Picchu - First view this extraordinary Inca site across the valley from Abra Q'elloqasa, then explore it with our Explore Leader
- Cusco - Explore the historic capital of the Incas
Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.
1Trip starts in Cusco
2Explore the historic city of Cusco
3Visit the Sacred Valley and Pisac market. Opportunity to go whitewater rafting
4Travel in to the mountains to the start of trek
5Trek to Salkantay Pass (4525m). Great views of Salkantay and glacier
6Descend following the Salkantay River to cloudforest
7Follow Santa Teresa River to Lucmabamba
8Ascent to Abra Q'elloqasa (2860m). Views to Machu Picchu
9Discover the Inca city of Machu Picchu
10Trip ends in Cusco
Each departure date has its own dedicated trip note, detailing all you need to know about that trip. Whether you've already booked, or weighing up your options, please choose carefully the relevant itinerary for you.
We have the following different versions of the Salkantay Trek trip available at present.
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Accommodation4 nights Standard Hotel
4 nights Simple Camping
1 night Simple Guesthouse