Short Inca Trail Trek

Short Inca Trail Trek To Machu Picchu 2Day/1Night -Private and Group Service.

Hike a section of the famous Inca Trail, enjoy the beautiful Andean landscapes, smells and colors of ancient shrubs and vegetation of the high jungle, and impressive Inca constructions. Admire and see Machu Picchu -twice: at sunset and sunrise have plenty of time to explore on Day 2. Have a guided tour of The Sanctuary of Machu Picchu at all the remarkable temples and plazas! Hike the famous Short Inca Trail and find peace, joy, and beauty at MACHU PICCHU.


  • Hike the famous INCA TRAIL, See Machu Picchu twice: at Sunset and Sunrise and have time to explore in your own.
  • Friendly, knowledgeable and experienced university degree guides.
  • Guided tours of Inca archaeological sites en route to Machu Picchu.
  • Delicious and nutritious freshly cooked gourmet meals using local products.
  • Celebration Dinner in Aguas Calientes.
  • 100% Operated by SAS Travel: we never place you with other tour operators.
  • Free baggage storage in Cusco at Hotel Marqueses and in Aguas Calientes.
  • Special rates on hotel upgrades in Aguas Calientes.



  • $ 498.00 USD / $ 475 with Student card or under 16.
  • Small Group Tour: Fixed Departures on: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday.
  • 6-8 people with Viajeros Hostal -Based in Double/Twin
  • (Note, keep in mind that you can choose another hotel of superior quality).
  • Booking Deposit required $200 per person .
  • Booking Deposit required + Huaynapicchu $285 per person.
  • Final Payment.- You must pay the full balance of your tour 2 month before the date of your tour departure using any of the payment options above or pay 3 days before the day of your tour.
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  • Permits for Short Inca Trail (2 Day Trek) are AVAILABLE year around, except on February.
  • Group of friends, couples, SOLO travellers are WELCOME to hike with SAS Travel ... no extra fees.
  • There are no porters for this hike, you must leave your bags in your hotel in Cusco and bring a small backpack.
  • There is an option to Up grade accommodation in Aguas Calientes with extra cost.
  • Couples, SOLO travellers... WELCOME with SAS Travel ... no extra fees.
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  • Private Tour: with Sussana Inn Hotel ** (in a Twin, Double or Triple room).
  • 2-3 people group US$ 580 pp
  • 4-5 people group US$ 560 pp
  • 6-8 people US$ 520 pp
  • (Daily Departures, 2 people minimum, book for the day of your preference).


What is Included  

  • Pre-departure information in our Office once you do check in of your tour.
  • Pick up from your Hotel at 05:00 am Private transport to Ollantaytambo Train Station (2 Hrs)
  • Expedition train to Km 104 (starting point of the hike)
  • Entrance fees for the Trail and Machupicchu Sanctuary (2 Days).
  • Excellent English speaking guide. (Guided visit of Chachabamba, Wiñaywayna and Choquesuysuy and on 2nd Day complete guided tour at Machu Picchu)
  • (SEE Machu Picchu twice at the sunset and sunrise.) Guided Tour of Machupicchu on 2nd Day.
  • 1 snack and soda drink for the 1st Day, 1 Box Lunch, 1 Dinner, 1 Breakfast and 1 Lunch on 2nd Day.
  • Accommodation at Hostal Viajeros or similar (Private room).
  • 2 bus tickets (Machupicchu to Aguas Calientes/ Aguas Calientes to Machupicchu.)
  • Expedition train return to Cusco or Train to Ollantaytambo and transport to Cusco.
  • Free time to explore. Walk to Inca Bridge after your tour.(Optional)
  • Free storage for your bags in Cusco at Hotel Marqueses while you are hiking.

What is not Included  

  • Bus down from Machupicchu to Aguas Calientes on 2nd Day US$ 12.00 (or a Down hill walk for 45 minutes to 1 Hr to Aguas Calientes town. Train Station.)
  • Dinner on the 2nd Day, Drinks, snacks or water.
  • Hot spring pools 15 Soles. (Optional)
  • Entrance fee for Huayna Picchu or Montaña US$85.00 pp (Optional). Limited spaces Book in advance.
  • Your Original passport. (Student card if you've booked as a student).
  • Comfortable back pack. (There are no porters in this trek).
  • Water to drink (2 liters, no plastic bottles)
  • Camera, binoculars
  • Rain jacket in rainy season -Dec to Jan
  • Change of clothes
  • Basic personal toiletries: Deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrush, small towel, handky, Anti bacterial wet wipes.
  • Hat or cap for the sun is essential, Sunscrean with sun protection
  • Insect repellent for mosquitoes (Malaria or Yellow fever have not been reported)
  • Comfortable hiking boots, sneakers or sturdy shoes.
  • Money in soles or dollars. (ATM´s or cash machines and travellers cheques in Aguas Calientes are more expensive to change.)





Personal information



Select the date of start of your Tour:

HOW TO CONFIRM YOUR RESERVATION.- Choose in the Calendar the date of when you would like to start this 2 Day Short Inca Trail tour. Fill in your details in the format as it is requested, and fill in the details of the people traveling with you, once you have finished and sent us your reservation, you will be logged to pay a booking deposit of US$ 200+5% per person or pay through Paypal with 6% payment fee. Once we receive your booking deposit we will confirm your tour in your email with further details.

Available all year 2024/2025.
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(Make sure your passports have 6 months validation on them before you enter Peru)

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ADDITIONAL OPTIONAL Please book shortly:

  • UP-GRADE with Vistadome train return + van to Cusco. $60 per person Leave at 3:37 pm
  • Entrance fee to Huaynapicchu or Montaña $85 per person (Student fee with University card $45)
  • Please Note: Hostel Viajeros in Aguas Calientes town is not a 3 star hotel but it is clean, safe and comfortable with a friendly and helpful staff. Private Twin, Double and Triple rooms, with private small bathrooms and hot water gas system, great locations in town, far enough from the riverside -not noisy, 3-5 minutes near Train and Bus Station. We try to include an economical accommodation option in this tour to make it affordable for everyone. But if you are desiring a better accommodation to celebrate your accomplishment or any special celebration then request one of the recommended hotel Upgrades below:
  • Up-Grade with hotel:
  • Hotel Susanna Inn -- $ 30 p/person
  • Hotel Inka Town -- $35 p/person
  • Hotel Andina Luxury -- $49 p/person
  • Hotel Santuario -- $54 p/person.
  • Mapi -Inkaterra -- $98 p/person (includes dinner and breakfast)
  • Sumaq Hotel 5 Stars -- $240 p/person (includes dinner and breakfast)
  • Machu Picchu Pueblo Inkaterra -- $270 p/person (dinner and breakfast)
  • Belmond Machu Picchu Lodge -- $490 p/person (dinner and breakfast)

  • NOTE.- If you would like to add those items we urge you to sign up shortly to:

from US$ 498.00


Trek Starting on :

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# Price base
1 Traveller 498.00 498.00
1 Student -23.00 -23.00
1 Ticket 85.00 85.00



Booking Deposit required

200.00 pp