Sacred expeditiosns peru offers two alterntivs of tour towards Inty punku:
The first is the hike by Inca trail a distance of 8km towards Intypunku.
The second option is the ride to cachicata and then a hike to Inty punku any of the options is recommended.
Cachiccata is located at 3200 m.a.sl. With a broad ecosystem of mountains and mountains, has a temperate climate that ranges from 15 to 20 degrees Celsius from this place we will continue the trek to inti punku, on the way to inti punku we can see chullpas of the tiahuanaco culture, the time of ascent towards inti punku lasts 3 hours and as we go up the weather make a change from warm to cold. The walking distance of cachiccata is 7km.
If the weather is good from the top we can see the Veronica snowfall, do not forget to take the photos for the memory, Inti Punku or Sun Gate receives this name since from here you can appreciate the birth of the sun and it is said that this has been a ceremonial place and at the same time a military place since it already has a spectacular view of its surroundings and from this point you could first see the enemies that arrived at the citadel of Machu Picchu. After a while in inti punku we will descend calmly to the village of cachiccata and return by car to ollantaytambo to finish this tours.
- Pick up from your hotel and transfer to the starting point of the trek.
- Guided trek as described in the program.
- Tranpost Return to Ollantaytambo
WHAT TO BRING:
- Trekking boots and poncho for the rain or a waterproof jacket Camera.
- Sunblock Water bottle