The Choquequirao Complex is one of the most popular treks in the Cusco area. The year 2016 was chosen as the best natural destination by trip advisor. The reasons are many: Fantastic nature with valleys, snowy mountains, incredible Inca buildings and great variety of plants, birds and animals. in this trek you will see all landspace of apurimac we will trek around the river of apurimac, too apreciated the flora and fauna choquequirao is one rute unique in cusco peru in choquequirao you can view building older with irrigation channels all is buildng is based of stone. the main square is beautilful because have a diferent figures.
Early in the morning we will pick you up from the hotel around 4:00am to 4:30am, Then we will star our journey for 3 hours aproximality, to the village of curahuasi, here we will have breakfast. Then we will start with our journey to the village of Cachora from Cusco 4 hours drive to the trailhead of Cachora, continuing thereafter towards the Cunyac Bridge between the departments of Cusco and Apurimac, arriving at Cachora 2800 masl. and Capuliyoc 2900 masl at . Here we will meet with our horseman (donkey drivers), here is the first view to the Choquequirao complex still further, we starting with gentleman downhill by serpent trail over the Apurimac canyon for 4 hours, crossing the small hamlet and hut called Cocamasana and Chiquisca on the lower part of the valley, the climate is warm and sunny on the dry season is dusty, we will have lunch before the start the ascent towards Santa Rosa hamlet, lunch spot called Playa Rosalinda 1500 masl, after nap the ascent is around 2 hours till Sta Rosa 2100 masl. The first base camp. Choquequirao Trek Classic
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Acomodación: Campamento, Santa Rosa 2100 msnm
Climate : warm and sunny
Distance Travelled: Approximately 12km
Hiking time : 6 hour
we will wake up very early in the morning for breakfast around 5:00am, and continue our trek to marampata here here we pass the second camp so we leave same our things and take necesary because we visit choquequirao here we will have a delicius lunch,and continue the tours temple of choquequirao and ruins and we leave choquequirao aproximately 4:00 pm and return to marampata for aproximately 2 hours, at marampata we take dinner and sleep for the next day to return to capuliyoq.
Time walk approximately: 8 – 9 hours
Trip distance: kilometers ( 0 miles)
Meals: Breakfast Lunch, dinner, coca tea.
After breakfast we continue our strenuous trek back down a steep path toward the Apurimac River.
We will arrive at the archaeological site in time to enjoy the impressionist views of the deep canyons and maybe the opportunity to see a Condor flying near, we will walk towards of the Choquequirao archaeologicalcomplex, which is a one-hour walk to see the Choquequirao and where our guide and mystic knowledge you feel travel around the time, after 3 hours exploring the complex we start return way back to the begin by the same trail 2 hours down cross the Apurimac river and 1 hour up until Chiquisca. base camp.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
• Acomodación: Campamento, Chiquiska 1950msnm.
• Climate : warm and sunny
• Distance Travelled: Approximately 13km
• Hiking time : 7 hour
The last Andean breakfast is the biggest and special with the river noising, mostly time of the day is hat and up back to the begin, we will return along the same route to Capuliyoc 2800 masl., the slope back the way up appreciate the condors and some Andean life on the route and snowcapped mountains and turn the head, share the experience on the trek, we descended on the first day and which is a soft climb of two hours until the pass of Capuliyoc 2915 m.a.s.l. During our journey we will observe the exotic flora and fauna as well as sights of majestic snow-capped peaks and the impressive canyon of the Apurimac. After to get Capuliyoc where the Climbing path finishes we will have lunch Where is the last views to the apurimac valley and Choquequirao Trek Classic, in over all the climbing time is 4 hours approx.. to get towards Capuliyoc the end of the trek and lunch spot, In the afternoon we will drive a car back 5 hours to Cusco. Arriving around 6 p.m., passengers will be transferred to the hotel. End of the services.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Climate : warm and sunny
Distance Travelled: Approximately 9km
Hiking time : 5 hour