Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu – ENJOY NATURE. THERE HAS NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO VISIT THE SHORT INCA JUNGLE MACHU PICCHU! “There’s been so much fun, so much adventure, so much sightseeing, so much natural beauty… The support from the guides and the whole Sacred Rides crew has been phenomenal. We can’t stop smiling, and it’s an experience we’ll never forget.” BRUCE SOLOMON, FLORIDA, USA
BIKERS’ ADVICE: Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu requires normal physical conditions and good acclimatization over 4,350 m/14,271 ft. before day one. Inca Jungle bike ride Machu Picchu trek meet with our guide for a briefing about tour. This tour is available for beginners and people of all ages. The downhill road is in perfect condition and not too steep, so you do not have to have a high technical level, The second day we have a nice hike into the jungle to Machu Picchu.
HIGHLIGHTS: ANDES BIKING, ZIP LINE AND TREK, HOT SPRING, INCA HISTORY, JUNGLE COMMUNITY STAY, CULTURAL IMMERSION, AND MACHU PICCHU TOUR.
- Day 1: Cusco – Malaga Pass – Bike Ride to Santa Maria
- Day 2: Zip Line Experience, and the First Glimpse of Machu Picchu
- Day 3: Machu Picchu Tour
Day 1: Cusco – Malaga Pass – Bike Ride to Santa Maria
On our first day of Inca Jungle bike ride Machu Picchu trek, we start at 5:30 am from Cusco city towards Malaga Pass in our Kondor transport ride. We arrive at the Sacred Valley which is famous for their Inca sites and magnificent vistas. We also pass through Chinchero, Urubamba, and Ollantaytambo which are Inca/Colonial villages. At Malaga Pass, 4350 m/14,271 ft., we start a full downhill bike ride along the Andes/Jungle territory at 10 am.
We support bikers in a modern Inka motor coach along the ride to provide security by keeping bikers together. At Carrizales settlement we stop for a jungle lunch. Then we visit Waman Marka Incan site (3 hours by bike), Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu have incredible landscapes. Clients will be able to appreciate birds of the tropics, the cloud forest, also many exotic fruit plantations, such as mango, pineapple, papaya, avocado, coffee, and coca leaves, and see local families in their daily routines.
Then we arrive at Santa Maria village (1,130 m/3,432 ft.) at 3 pm to change back to local transportation to Santa Teresa (1:30 hours ride). Today we enjoy the thermal medicinal hot water of Cocalmayo (two or three hours),and overnight in a local small hostel.
Note: There are not superior class accommodations to spend the night at this village; but we have a private room and bath with plenty of running water which is always “highly appreciated.”
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu Summary
- Early morning pickup at your hotel
- Private transfer to the trailhead “Malaga Pass”
- Location: 3 hours and a half drive from Cusco
- Technical level: Easy
- Experienced Biker Guide from the Andes
- Location: Cusco Jungle “Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu”
- After the bike ride, we use a local transport from Santa Maria village to Sta. Teresa.
- PM Relating time at Cocal Mayo Hot spring
- Overnight: At Santa Teresa village in a basic hostel
- Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Day 2: Zip Line Experience, and the First Glimpse of Machu Picchu
Today we start the adventure at 8:30 am. We board a local transport towards the rocky Andes Mountains, for a hiking and climbing experience and wards the base area of Zip Lines, where one hanging bridge and six cables are waiting for you. At Hydro we visit the Intiwatana “Inka sun dial” which is also the place where we have the first glimpse of the Inca Jungle Ride and Trek to Machu Picchu backyard. Lunch is served at San Miguel bridge. The rest of the afternoon we hike into Machu Picchu Pueblo (two hour trek on a flat path). We cross the botanical garden of Mandor, where Hiram Bingham started to climb towards Machu Picchu.
Today is an easy day for relaxing, one day before visiting Machu Picchu on the last day. We include in the tour the Waynapicchu or Montaña Mountains, “according to availability.”
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu Summary
- During the morning a zip line, an Andean experience
- At noon we take a local transport ride from Sta. Teresa to Hydro
- A trek from Hydro to Aguas Calientes village (3 hours)
- Visit the Intiwatana (Sun Dial) at Hydro
- First glimpse from Machu Picchu backyard
- Aguas Calientes overnight “Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu”
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3: Machu Picchu Tour
Today is the time to visit one of the most renowned examples of Inca architecture known as “The Lost City of the Incas.”
Very early in the morning we board the tourist shared bus towards to Machu Picchu (a 30-minute bus drive, climbing 6 km of winding road). The guided tour begins at the natural viewpoint of the Casa Del Vigilante (Inca Guard house), a place with the best views of Machu Picchu in all its glory. Inca Jungle Ride and Trek to Machu Picchu guided tour takes three hours visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and various burial grounds. After all the explanation you have free time to stroll around some of the Inca places at your leisure or climb Wayna Picchu or Montaña. (You can walk to the top without a guide. The trail is well marked.)
Later on we go back to Aguas Calientes village to board our train service to Ollantaytambo, and then by vehicle transfer to the hotel at Cuzco City (1 hour and forty minutes by train & 1 hour and forty minutes by transport).
- Am transport ride from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu Park (bus service round trip)
- 2 hours walking guided tour, then free time for you Inca Jungle Ride and Trek to Machu Picchu
- PM train ride from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo train station
- A car ride from Ollantaytambo village to Cusco city
- Meals: Breakfast
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu Inclusion
- Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu 3 days
- Professional Guide (bike ride and trek)
- Second tour guide for groups of 9+
- All sites and attraction entrance tickets per itinerary
- Entrance fees to Machu Picchu and Wayna Picchu or Montaña
- Entrance fees to Cocalmayo hot spring, on first tour day
- All pickups
- All transfers per itinerary in local Inka motor coach (Cuzco to Malaga Pass, Santa Maria to Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa to hot spring, Santa Teresa to Hydro, and Ollantaytambo village to Cuzco)
- Machu Picchu guided tour (2 hrs) and extra time for your.
- 1 train ticket from Machu Picchu Pueblo to Ollantaytambo village (Expedition Tourist Train)
- 2 bus tickets from Machu Picchu Pueblo to Machu Picchu Park
- Zip line experience on day two (in Santa Teresa)
- 1 bike per client with front suspension
- Mechanical support and spare parts
- Safety equipment (full body helmets, gloves, safety vest)
- Meals: 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners (available vegetarians)
- Snacks and cold drinks on day one, one bottle per biker
- 1 night basic hostel in Santa Teresa.
- 1 night in a Hotel in Aguas Calientes. Sierra Andina group (Andina, Presidente) based on sharing a room; either double, matrimonial or triple depending on availability. SIA brand rooms all include private bathrooms with hot showers and Wi-Fi.
- First aid kit & oxygen “Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu”.
- All local taxes
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu does Not Included
- Breakfast on first day
- Lunch on last day in Aguas Calientes before the train trip back to Cusco
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu Bring
- Medium size backpack” Eagle Creek Afar Backpack –appropriate pack (to carry your personal belongings).
- Original passport (International Student Identity Card “ISIC” is applicable).
- Travel insurance (strongly recommended but not required).
- 1 Warm jacket/Sports clothing for sunny days
- Light trekking shoes, shorts, and swimsuit
- Comfortable clothing for biking and trekking
- Windbreaker (It can be cold in the high Andes even if it is sunny.)
- Rain poncho (Rainy season December to March)
- 2 pairs of Trekking pants (not jeans), 1 hiking, 1 cotton–which is just enough. Please spray both pairs with an insect repellent spray before the trip.
- 3 pairs of underwear, 4 pairs of socks (Bamboo or cotton/nylon-blend socks dry faster than 100 percent cotton, which lose their softness when air-dried.) Inca Jungle bike ride Machu Picchu trek is nice to have a couple of extra pairs of socks to change into at night when you’re not hiking. Also, we recommend bringing both really heavy hiking socks and lighter socks as well. The weather is variable, so you want to make sure you’re not too cold or too hot.
- 2 t-shirts, 2 long sleeve shirts “Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu”
- Sun protection cream (SPF 45 or higher recommended).
- Bug spray with 30% DEET in it–which you need, but it doesn’t work very well. The issue with Cusco outdoor is that most of the bugs are not mosquitoes. They are these small flies you can’t even see that leave weird bites that first look like you pricked your finger and then blow up into itchy red bumps. Unfortunately, these bugs seem to bite you no matter what kind of spray you put on, so bringing some anti-itch medication can be helpful.
- Re-usable plastic or metal water container or a hydration pack such as Camel back (Inca Jungle bike ride Machu Picchu trek)
- Flip flops to change into at night your toes will thank you!
- Toiletries: toothbrush, toothpaste/floss, shampoo/conditioner, brush/comb, vaseline (great for potential foot blisters), feminine hygiene products, deodorant, nail clippers/file/tweezers, spare glasses and/or prescription, mini-eyeglass repair kit, contact lenses and supplies if needed, hand sanitizer, etc. Bring what you need, but pack light.
- Medication (Imodium AD or something for your stomach, some people get an upset stomach on the trek. With 3 to 8 hours of hiking each day, you need to get over whatever the day throws at you quickly, so bring some meds.)
- Plastic bags for dirty and wet clothes
- Something to read in the evenings “Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu”
- Extra money for drinks, tips in soles for guides (USD$).
- Emergency money at least 200-350 extra soles (USD$ 120).
Bike Inca Jungle Machu Picchu 3 Days / 2 Nights
- 4 Bikers: US$ 570. per person
- 5 Bikers,: US$ 540. per person
- 6 to + Bikers: US$ 520. per person
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Bike Inca Jungle to Machu Picchu 3 Day
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