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Overview

Waqrapukara trek  trip of 3 hour from Cusco driving by car, lies a stunning, Inca site, located high above the great Apurimac Canyon, Located in the Province of Acomayo, District of Huyqui at 4100metres/ 13450 feet. Waqrapukara name Its name means “The Horned Fortress” a great holy place , wonderful astronomical paradise , wonderful place to be in touch with ancient civilizations gods.

Trekking Cusco, we have one day trek or 2 day/1-night Waqrapukara Trek is a must for anyone wanting to visit this wonderful archaeological site before it is discovered by many visitors from all over the world . if we do two day Camping close to the ruins, under the star-filled Andean milky way , far from the new civilization , Waqrapukara is truly spectacular option to see a lost jewel of Andean people located at wonderful mountains of Cusco city on the province of Acomayo.

Itinerary

Day 1Trek Waqrapukara:

The  trekking  start  near  the lake  Qenterococha ,   the hike to Waqrapukara, following an ancient Inca trail and passing small lakes with big views  of  Qenterococha  and  wonderful  view  of Waqrapukara too , of course  will enjoy  wonderful  landscape with wonderful  view   .  Trekking least 3-4 hours one way around 4 – 5 hours – 8 Km (around 5 miles one way )

Will trek mainly easy trail brings you to your camping for the night, high above the Apurimac Canyon, next to Waqrapucara itself.  Enjoy  Overnight at clear  night  will appreciate  also the  milky way.

Day 2Trek Waqrapukara:

 Next day  in the  mornings  you can explore this impressive site. While part of the site is Inca civilization and Chanca culture, Chanca   civilizations  are  famous for their bloodiness in battle. Captured enemies were sometimes hung up and skinned alive, and their skulls made into drinking vessels.Finished  our tour at   Waqrapukara  we will  return to our Hiking  another distance 8km ,other Hiking time 4 hrs to meet  our  driver  and  Return   to Cusco .

Included

  • Pick up from your hotel in the morning.
  • Transportation by mini van or bus to the start of the trail.
  • Transportation service  day two  return –Cusco
  • English speaking professional guide two days .
  • Breakfast + Lunch

Not included

  • Take  Peruvian Currency  ( Peruvian Soles).  
  • Tip to your guide can be dollars for Soles.

What need to Bring

  • You need to carry personal equipment (walking poles, flash light,).
  • slipping bag  ( Rent  at our  Office  $20  Dollars )  
  • Cameras, small back pack, rain jacket, coat warmer, comfortable foot wear, bottle water.
  • Toilet paper
  • Hat. -Sun block.
  • Toiletries towel.  Selection of small snack, chocolate dried fruit, energy bars …