Combined with the Lares trek plus Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, this is a trek that combines two wonderful valleys & mountain ranges with very different ecologies & landscapes.Trek through the Lares Valley, where you'll pass between glacier-capped
mountains where llamas and alpacas graze in the surrounding hills. You'll visit the town of Lares, a colourful traditional town in the heart of the valley.
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YOUR BEST CHOICE of an Alternative TREK and still walk through classic Inca Trail SEE Chachabamba, Wiñaywayna, Inti Pata, The Sun gate, SEE the sunset at MACHU PICCHU... next morning early see the SUNRISE and have plenty of time for a guided tour and time to explore in your own... twice in MACHU PICCHU .!!!
This itinerary is a great alternative to the classic Inca Trail trek when permits happen to be sold out. You still get to hike the last day of the Inca Trail Then you get to walk through the Sun Gate to Machu Picchu, yet you'll spend the first 2 days trekking through the Lares Valley, to give you real insight into life in rural Peru. We are an indigenous Quechua company, we speak the same language as them, we continue to practice the same traditions, that is why our relationship is very good and you, our guest, will be especially welcome and will provide information on local life.
The trek takes you through local native communities and farmsteads and provides a unique experience and introduction into authentic Peruvian culture.