CHOQUEQUIRAO TREK : LOST CITY OF THE INCAS 4 DAYS
The Choquequirao Complex is one of the most popular treks in the Cusco area. The year 2016 was chosen as the best natural destination by trip advisor. The reasons are many: Fantastic nature with valleys, snowy mountains, incredible Inca buildings and great variety of plants, birds and animals. Choquequirao is considered as “The last refuge of the Inca empire”, whose geographic location is located on the great canyon of the Apurímac river and surrounded by much vegetation that announces the entrance to the forest of Vilcabamba.
Visit the Inca urban center Choquequirao composed of buildings and terraces distributed on different levels with great geographical similarities that Machu Picchu.
Observe the great variety of animals and landscapes covered with abundant vegetation.
Enjoy the sunrises that allow you to take breaks between the mountains and enjoy the sunrises with a taste of nature and clean air.
Get involved with the history and culture of this wonderful place detailed by the knowledgeable guide of our roots.
Enjoy Peruvian cuisine with the exquisite dishes prepared by our chef.
The hike to Choquequirao is challenging, especially because of the rugged geography where the winding road crosses, uneven slopes with little oxygen from 3,000 meters above sea level down to 1,500 meters above sea level and again rising above 3,000 meters above sea level. And this adds to the distance, since the path passes through places where there is no presence of people. This walk demands a good will and important physical activity to be able to face it, you must be accustomed to daily exercises, walks, bike riding, in a nutshell this route is considered as difficult. The way to get there is walking a lot and camping, you will challenge climates from cold in the heights or walking in the intense Andean sun.