Fri 30 Mar - Sun 08 Apr 2018

In aid of Global's Make Some Noise

Global's Make Some Noise

OVERVIEW

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ITINERARY

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COSTS

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INFORMATION

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The challenge

  • Explore the Inca capital of Cusco
  • Hike in the Peruvian Andes
  • Alternative, uncrowded route in the Lares Valley
  • Reach the lost city of Machu Picchu via the Sun Gate
  • Optional Lake Titicaca or Jungle extensions

Our first taste of the Inca world will be in and around Cusco, the ancient Inca capital. After acclimatising to the high altitude, we will head towards the remote and rarely visited Lares Valley. This great alternative to the busy Inca Trail is well off the beaten track and offers trekkers a unique view of the diverse surroundings and traditional Peruvian cultures. The region is also home to the Baños Del Inca, probably the best hot springs in southern Peru. Wander through the clouds to discover the lost city of Machu Picchu. Situated above the Sacred Valley at 2,430m, this ancient Inca city was abandoned during the Spanish Conquest. The ruins have since been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and new wonder of the world.

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Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Having the opportunity to interact with the local community was fantastic. It felt like we were helping to support them, as well as raising money for our Charities. The guides were so knowledgeable and passionate that it made the experience even more special.

Lorraine Davidson

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

This is the best and hardest thing I have ever done. I wanted to leave my 50's on a high, and I genuinely did that in Peru! A fantastic experience!

Jackie Furby

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

The absolute BEST DAY for me was reaching Machu Picchu via the Sun Gate along the Inca trail...that was outstanding and something I’ll never forget! Thanks for an unforgettable experience.

Sarah Lord

Challenge extensions

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley-Lake Titicaca by Bus

Lake Titicaca by Bus - £480.00

After a spectacular bus ride to Puno, you will spend half a day on the stunning Island of Amantani and half a day on the Island of Taquille. While here, take the opportunity to discover the pre-Inca ruins and the ancient communal lifestyle. Walking up to the highest points of the island offers impressive and expansive panoramic views of the lake.

  • Registration fee £50.00
  • Balance £430.00
  • Single room £40.00
Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley. Amazon Jungle Extension

Amazon Jungle Extension - £430.00

See a completely different side to Peru on this Amazon Jungle experience. Now the challenge is complete, you can rest your weary limbs in an amazing eco-lodge where knowledgeable guides provide a range of activities and teach you about the region’s native flora and fauna.

  • Registration fee £50.00
  • Balance £380.00
  • Single room £80.00

* Please note that you can add extensions when going through our booking process.

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