The Lares Trek with One-Day Inca Trail G Adventures

The Lares Trek with One-Day Inca Trail

Adventure Travel

Machu Picchu, trekking and camping, among other gems, await on The Lares Trek with One-Day Inca Trail tour. Begin this exceptional adventure traveling through Ollyantambo, the Sacred Valley and Aguas Calientes. Visit iconic historical sites, meet indigenous people, learn cultural traditions taste local specialties all while indulging your active side throughout this incredible region of Peru.

Spectacular scenery surrounds you throughout this memorable journey. In Ollyantambo visit multiple community benefitting centers including a restaurant in Huchuy Qosqo and the Ccaccaccollo Community Center where you'll witness weaving and dyeing techniques. From the artisans pottery crafting shop, see the beautiful Pisac Ruins. The Lares trek has an easy start but the journey progresses over rocky mountain paths to a campsite owned by the 71 families of the Cuncani community. Throughout the trip, you'll use handmade biodegradable soap products made by Esencia Andina a local women's business. Hike from the foothills of Sicllaccasa Mountain to its to its high pass at 15,748ft for breathtaking views. Look for typical Andean flora, fauna, llamas and alpacas and visit Inca storehouses. Breathtaking Machu Picchu is a remarkable sight as you are there for a stunning sunrise. You'll be captivated by this 15th-century UNESCO World Heritage site, which has now also been voted one of the new Seven Wonders of the World.


8 Daysfr. $3,199

  • G FOR GOOD MOMENT: Ccaccaccollo Community and Women's Weaving Co-op visit, Ccaccaccollo
  • G FOR GOOD MOMENT: Parwa Community Restaurant the Sacred Valley, Lamay
  • G FOR GOOD MOMENT: Cuncani Community Campsite, Cuncani
  • G FOR GOOD MOMENT: Handmade Biodegradable Soap Products
  • GUIDED TOUR Sacred Valley
  • DEMONSTRATION Pottery making
  • HIKE Guided Lares trek (3 days)
  • GUIDED HIKE 1-day Inca Trail
  • GUIDED TOUR Machu Picchu
  • WANDER Cobblestone streets of Ollantaytambo
  • STAY Overnight in a community-owned Indigenous village campsite
  • MAKE an offering of coca leaves to the Andean gods
  • EXPLORE Sacred Valley
  • SCENIC VIEWS of lagoons, snow-capped Chicon Mountain, Andean flora
  • MEET local Quechua people
  • SUNRISE Over Machu Picchu
  • Train, private van, hiking
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides
  • Age requirement: 12+ All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Tips for personal services and to tour directors and drivers are not included in tour cost and left to your discretion.
  • All items of a personal nature (room service, beverages, telephone charges, laundry, special food requests, etc.) and meals not specified on the tour itinerary are not included and must be paid by the client.
  • All rates exclude airfare unless expressly noted.
  • 7 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 2 Dinners
  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION - PLEASE READ: Allow USD$145-$190 for meals not included
  • Cusco Plaza II in Cusco (2 nights)
  • Hotel Inka Paradise in Ollantaytambo (2 nights)
  • Cuncani Campsite in Lares Valley (1 night)
  • Suttoq Pacchaq Campsite in Lares Valley (1 night)
  • Hotel Pachaqutec in Aguas Calientes (1 night)

CHRISTCHURCH Location Information Description

Christchurch, New Zealand

Arrive at any time. Meet Your CEO and fellow travelers, and learn more about your tour. Opt to join the group for a local meal afterwards.

All Stars Inn on Bealey

CHRISTCHURCH/KAIKOURA Location Information Description

Kaikoura, New Zealand

Early start to drive the scenic coastal road up to Kaikoura. A free afternoon can be spent swimming or taking a scenic flight over the peninsula. Bird watchers will be pleased to know that big ocean birds such as albatrosses, petrels, and shearwaters frequent the area. Hikers can opt to go on several day hikes in the Seaward Kaikoura mountains.

Breakfast

Dusky Lodge

KAIKOURA/NELSON Location Information Description

Nelson, New Zealand

Take in the scenery of the South Island while traveling to New Zealand's sunshine capital, Nelson. Sample some local produce and wine as you travel through the renowned Marlborough wine region. Enjoy free time to explore upon arrival.

Breakfast

Aquapackers

NELSON Location Information Description

Nelson, New Zealand

Experience the stunning natural beauty of Abel Tasman National Park by boat, sea kayak and on foot. After a full day of exploring, reward your efforts with a well earned meal at one of Nelson's gourmet eateries.

Breakfast, Lunch

The Hotel Nelson

NELSON/LAKE BRUNNER Location Information Description

Lake Brunner, New Zealand

Enjoy the scenery of the mountainous coastal Westland region stop en route to see the Punakaiki Pancake Rocks and at a viewing platform over a New Zealand fur seal colony at Cape Foulwind.

Breakfast

Hotel Lake Brunner

LAKE BRUNNER/FRANZ JOSEF Location Information Description

Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand

Continue south along the coast towards Franz Josef, stopping for an invigorating walk at the wildlife mecca of Okarito Lagoon. Spend 2 nights staying amongst verdant temperate rainforest. Enjoy free time for optional activities such as hiking and checking out the stunning Franz Josef Glacier.

Breakfast

Rainforest Retreat

FRANZ JOSEF Location Information Description

Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand

A free day for optional activities. Options include a helicopter hike, a glacier valley walk, kayaking as well as the unique and stunning Franz Josef Glacier.

Breakfast

Rainforest Retreat

FRANZ JOSEF/WANAKA Location Information Description

Wanaka, New Zealand

Transfer to Wanaka, where there are a variety of optional activities available. Opt to go mountain biking, skydiving, or check out the giant maze and optical illusions of Puzzling World.

Breakfast

Wanaka Hotel

WANAKA/QUEENSTOWN Location Information Description

Queenstown, New Zealand

Drive the winding route between Wanaka and Queenstown passing through picturesque wine country, the towering Crown Range Mountains, and the turquoise waters of the Kawarau River. Watch as the scenery shifts from vast open valleys to the hustle and bustle of the city, and get ready to enjoy a free afternoon in the "adventure capital of the world."

Enjoy a free afternoon to maximize time for all the optional activities in the area. Opt for a jet boat outing, bungee jumping, mountain biking, sky diving, or a vineyard tour. The options in this adventure capital are endless.

Breakfast

Heartland Hotel Queenstown

QUEENSTOWN Location Information Description

Queenstown, New Zealand

Enjoy a full-day hiking excursion along the world renowned Routeburn Track, taking in the gorgeous mountains, valleys, waterfalls, and lakes surrounding the track.

Breakfast, Lunch

Heartland Hotel Queenstown

QUEENSTOWN Location Information Description

Queenstown, New Zealand

Travel to the fjords of the South Island. Enjoy the stunning scenery of Fiordland National Park and Milford Sound from the deck of a boat, then return to Queenstown for the night.

Heartland Hotel Queenstown

QUEENSTOWN/TWIZEL Location Information Description

Twizel, New Zealand

Enjoy free time in Queenstown, before travelling on to the Aoraki/Mt Cook region.

High Country Lodge Motel

TWIZEL Location Information Description

Twizel, New Zealand

Prepare for an action packed day! Start on two-wheels on a mountain biking excursion around the Aoraki/Mt Cook region. In the afternoon, discover stunning landscapes on foot.

Breakfast

High Country Lodge Motel

TWIZEL/CHRISTCHURCH Location Information Description

Christchurch, New Zealand

Travel back to Christchurch. Head out for an orientation walk with your CEO before enjoying a few hours to explore the city.

Breakfast

All Stars Inn on Bealey

CHRISTCHURCH Location Information Description

Christchurch, New Zealand

Depart at any time.

Breakfast

Departure Date
Price
Sat, Oct 30, 2021
$3,199.00
Thu, Jan 27, 2022
$3,199.00
Thu, Feb 24, 2022
$3,199.00
Thu, Mar 24, 2022
$3,199.00
Thu, Apr 21, 2022
$3,199.00
Thu, Nov 17, 2022
$3,199.00
Thu, Dec 01, 2022
$3,199.00
Thu, Dec 15, 2022
$3,199.00

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