At 9:00 AM we drive to Mollepata to begin the journey. By car, we pass the towns of the Anta Plains (Izcuchaca, Zurite, Ancahuasi) and then enter the Limatambo valley, where we can appreciate the ruins of Tarawasi. In Mollepata we begin the hike, and later we will camp in Markokasa.
Day 2 Markokasa - Choquekiclla - Soraypampa
From Choquekiclla we can see Salkantay and Humantay, at whose feet we camp at the height of about 4000 masl.
Day 3 Soraypampa - Pampa Japonesa - Canal Inca
Today we pass under the Salkantay Snowcap, then descend to the Inca Chanel from where we can see lovely geography below us, campsite.
Day 4 Canal Inca - Tres Piedras - Llulluchapampa
We begin the hike towards Paucarcancha, down the Cusichaca valley to Llulluchapampa, also known as Inkaracay. campsite.
Day 5 Llulluchapampa - Pakaymayu - Sayacmarka
We begin the ascent to the high pass on the Inca trail to Machu Picchu (Machupicchu), called Warmiwañuska at 4,200 masl, and then drop into Pakaymayu and camp in Sayacmarka.
Day 6 Sayacmarka - Phuyupatamarca - Wiñaywayna
We drop into the high jungle and see some lovely new trees and animals, along with the stunning series of palaces that make up the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu (Machupicchu), campsite.