Machu Picchu

Date: September 20, 2017 9:00 am - September 29, 2017 7:00 pm

Location: Peru

Contact Name: Martyn Paul

Contact Email:

Type: Challenge

2017-09-20 9:00:00 2017-09-29 7:00:00 Europe/London Machu Picchu Peru Martyn Paul

Visit Machu Picchu and trek the Inca Trail in Peru. A once in a lifetime adventure!

Spectacular scenery, sub-tropical jungle and a mix of Inca ruins are your reward for your physical and mental endeavour .

Whats Included?

•    Return economy flights from London to Lima, Peru then Peru to Cuzco .

•    Local Transfers

•    Accommodation in Peru and Cuzco

•    Tented Accommodation

•    All meals on the trek

•    A UK Expedition Leader

•    A fully catered Porter Team

•    Training Guide

•    Kit Guide

•    Fundraising Guide


Day 1 – 20th September 2017

Fly from London to Lima Peru

Day 2 – 21st September 2017

A day at your leisure to absorb this magnificent South American capital city which is spectacularly located between the Pacific Ocean and The Andes mountains

Day 3 – 22nd September 2017

Fly Peru to Cuzco

Two days to acclimatize in this magnificent UNESCO World heritage city, situated a staggering 3, 400metres above sea level.

Day 4 – 23rd September Day in Cuzco to acclimatise

Day 5 – 24th September 2017

6.00am – Pick up from our hotel – Drive for 3 hours to ” Kilometre 82″ Ayapata .

10.00am – Start our Hike!

1.00pm – Lunch

4.00pm – Arrive at our first camp Ayapeta 3300 meters above sea level

Day 6 – 25th September 2017

8.00am – Start Hike – Tough day ahead!

1.00pm – Arrive “Dead Womans Pass” at 4215 metres . Lunch

5.00pm – Arrive at our camp for the night ” Chaquicocha ” 3630 metres

Day 7 – 26th September 2017 – Longest distance today 10 miles!

8.00am – Start Hike

11.00am – Arrive First pass ” Runkuracay ” 3941m Lunch

1.00pm – Descend to Sayaqmarka for lunch

5.00pm – Arrive at final camp – Wiñaywayna

Day 8 – 27th September 2017 – Early start!

5.30am – Wait for Control Office to open

6.00am – Start hike to Machu Picchu

8.00am – First view of Mach Picchu below us at Inti Punku

9.00am – Arrive Machu Picchu three hours “learning tour”

12.00pm – Time on site at your leisure

1.00pm – Onward travel by coach and train back to Cuzco

6.00pm – Celebration evening at the hotel!

Day 9 – 28th September 2017

10.00am – Fly back to London via Lima.

Day 10 – 29th September 2017

Arrive back London – Time to be confirmed

*Please note, All of the above may be subject to slight change, final details will be fully confirmed at least 2 months before you travel (flight numbers, hotels etc). Prices are based on 2 sharing accommodation when applicable

Contact  Martyn at Advocate Events to register your interest and don’t forget to mention that you want to take part to fundraise for the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation!