Day 01: Cusco – Cachora – Rosalina
We start from Cusco toward to Cachora, passing by the localities of Izcuchaca until reaching the Archaeological site of Tarawasi and the Pass of Saywite, to then enter Cachora. After breakfast we start to ascend towards a vantage point in Wayna Qalli Grande, from where we will be able to appreciate a large chunk of the Archaeological site of Choquequirao, besides a beautiful view of the snow-capped mountains of Vilcabamba; then we will descend towards Capuliyuc, Cuca Masana, where the flora and fauna begin to change, until we reach Rosalina Beach where we will camp our first night.
Day 02: Rosalina – Santa Rosa – Marampata – Choquequirao
After breakfast begin the hike towards the local liquor distillery of cane called Santa Rosa. This second day is considered to be the toughest, due to the ascension since early in the morning of the mountains on the side of Cusco to Marampata; on the way we will watch orchids and violets, and if luck is on our side, we will be able to watch fauna species such as deer, anteaters and diverse birds and insects. After a repairing lunch and rest in Marampata we continue towards Ragaypata, where we can appreciate orchids, mainly at the banks of the Chunchullmayo River. After 1 hour walk approximately, we will reach Choquequirao and visit the eight sectors of this citadel, amongst granaries, precincts, altars and terraces also we will camp in this place.
Day 03: Choquequirao – Santa Rosa – Chiquisca
After breakfast we will enjoy a time to visit again Choquequirao, and later we will descend along the same route up to Santa Rosa, where we will have lunch and continue towards Chiquisca this camp will be our third night.
Day 04: Chiquisca – Capuliyuc – Wayna Qalli – Cachora – Cusco
After breakfast in Chiquisca we start to ascend towards the point of Wayna Qalli, where we will have lunch; from this point we can appreciate the canyon formed by the Apurímac River, regarded as the most spectacular in South America. We will arrive in Cachora, where they will be waiting to take us back to Cusco.
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