CHOQUEQUIRAO TREK 5days / 4nights
The archaeological place of shockquirao comes to be considered as the last Inca city and one of the most beautiful and complete routes of Cusco but with a degree of difficulty (difficult and strong from 1 to 5 has the degree of difficulty)
In this tour we include an emergency horse or two depending on the number of people in the group
It is also considered as a non-tourist or commercial route, so the groups are small or private and the official departures of each month will be published or I could consult it on the web and also at the client’s choice if they want a private group.
DAY 1. CUSCO – CACHORA -CAPULIYOC– PLAYA ROSALINA —- DISTANCE 19 KM (7HORAS)
Early in the morning (5:00 am) we will pick you up from your hotels and then head for the community of cachora that is at a height of 2850 mt -9350 ft – which is at a distance of 4 hours / 1/2 bus A rest of approximately 40minutes and you can enjoy a breakfast if you wish (not included) because in this place we will organize the horses or mules that we will need to transport all our equipment and food then we will start the walk enjoying the view of the mountains and their vegetation Until arriving at capuliyoc that is at a height of 2915 mt-9564 ft – where we will have our lunch then we will begin to walk for about 30 minutes until arriving at a viewpoint with a spectacular view where we will be able to appreciate at a distance our objective (the inka city of Shockquirao) and also the beautiful canyon of Apurímac and after enjoying the view, we will start our trekking down to Rosalina beach which is located at a height of 1550 mt-5085 ft-where will be our camp.
DAY 2- PLAYA ROSALINA-SANTA ROSA-CHOQUEQUIRAO-DISTANCE 15KM (7HORAS)
This day we will get up early to make our ascent to the community of Santa Rosa that is at a height of 2990mt-9514ft – where we will have our lunch and also we will be able to appreciate the valley of the Apurímac soon to continue with our ascent towards the camping of shockquirao that Is located at a height of 1150mt-1039ft.
DIA 3- CHOQUEQUIRAO – MARANPATA -DISTANCE 5KM (2H)
This day will only be devoted to the exploration of shockquirao with our guide which will show you the different sectors of shockquirao and where we will also have our lunch enjoying the view of the mountains, and its flora, fauna and snowfall to find us in the beautiful Valley of the Apurimac and then we will go to our camp of maranpata that is to a height of 2800mt-9240ft in this place also you can see some condors
DAY 4 – MARANPATA – CHIKISCA -DISTANCE 10KM (5HORAS)After breakfast we will start our descent very calm until arriving at Rosalina beach where we will have our lunch and then we will have a promotion of 2 hours until arriving at our chiquisca camp this place is at 1800mt– 5940ft
DAY 5. CHIQUISCA-CACHORA-CUSCO- (7KM (5-6 HOURS)
This day we begin our journey with an ascent of 3-4 hours until we reach the viewpoint of capulilloc and then 2 more hours until we reach the place where we begin our hike and have a lunch and then take our bus to return to the city of Cusco .
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Tour Name: Choquequirao Trekking 5 days / 4 nights
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