The Salkantay Trek is truly spectacular with stunning views of Cusco second highest mountain; the Apu (Andean deity) Salkantay.
The word Salkantay means wild in the Quechua language and as you approach to the jagged peaks, the big deeps carved out by its glacier and the glacier itself you can see why.
We will camp by the Salkantays base to be near this sacred protector and will also be able to enjoy the company of hummingbirds and butterflies as we get into the high jungle area located at lower altitude. This is a trek of extremes ...   Read more
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