Munaycha :: ONE DAYS / HALF DAYS - Trekking & Hiking

ONE DAYS / HALF DAYS

Trekking & Hiking

We offer short and long cross country hiking through the magic territory of the Sacred Valley, among scenic lakes, little known but marvelously engineered Inca constructions, Inca trails, straight and in terraced, some more physically demanding than others, depending on individual hiker’s experience.

Our hikes include the necessary transportation to pick up and leave hikers from starting and finishing points, first aid kit, a bilingual guide (two, if there are more than eight hikers), snacks, box lunch or picnic, depending on the route.

MORAY - MARAS - SACRED VALLEY HIKE

HALF DAY HIKE

Our hike begins from the ancient Andean terraces of Moray, an Inca center for agricultural experimentation; we continue along moderate slopes, mostly downhill, towards the village of Maras and the salt pans, ending at the Sacred Valley. This route has some of the best views of the Urubamba Cordillera.

Total time from Cusco 6-7 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 5-6 hours
Hiking time 4-5 hours
Difficulty level Moderate
Altitude range 3,600 - 2,800 masl
Includes Box lunch, transport, guide and entrance fee to Maras.
Not Included Entrance fee to Moray

SACRED VALLEY - YANAHUARA - OLLANTAYTAMBO HIKE

HALF DAY HIKE

A mostly flat trek along the river Vilcanota and through Inca terraces and little known archaeological sites will take us to the Inca city of Ollantaytambo. Recommend for those with little hiking experience.

Total time from Cusco 5-6 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 4-5 hours
Hiking time 3 hours aprox
Difficulty level Moderate-Low
Altitude range 2,850 masl
Includes Snack, transport and guide.

LITTLE CUSCO - HUCHUY QOSQO HIKE

ONE DAY HIKE

A truly spectacular day hike around Cusco. Starting from Chinchero, the lake at Piuray (30 min from Cusco in private transport), a high altitude hike along an Inca trail with long uphill and downhill slopes, Inca walls at the sides of the trail passing through a mountain pass until we reach Huchuy Qosqo, one of the most important and least visited archaeological Inca sites with spectacular views to the Sacred Valley .

Total time from Cusco 9-10 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 8-9 hours
Hiking time 8-9 hours
Difficulty level High
Altitude range 3,700 - 4,200 - 2,900 masl
Includes Box lunch, transport, guide and entrance fee to the archaeological site (Huchuy Qosqo).

INCA WALLS OF YUCAY HIKE

HALF DAY HIKE

A gentle uphill hike along impressive Inca irrigation channels, followed by cultivated fields and terraces that date back to Inca times and used to this day by the village of Yucay.

Total time from Cusco 4 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 3 hours
Hiking time 2 hours aprox
Difficulty level Moderate - Low
Altitude range 2,900 masl
Includes Transport and guide.

YANACOCHA LAKE HIKE

HALF DAY HIKE

Uphill hike across cultivated lands and forests of queñoa and other native trees filled with the birds and flowers of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, up to beautiful Lake Yanacocha in the heights of the village of Huayoccari.

Total time from Cusco 5-6 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 4-5 hours
Hiking time 3-4 hours aprox
Difficulty level Moderate-High
Altitude range 2,900 - 3,200 masl
Includes Snack, transport and guide.