It is part of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Famous for the hot springs that it houses and for being the starting point of the famous walking walk, which is another alternative to the Inca road.
Although Lares Trail is shorter than most trails to Machu Picchu, its high mountain passes could be challenging to some. Especially, if you are not acclimatized. The highest point of the Lares trek to Machu Picchu is at 4850 meters above sea level (15912 ft.).
The four days Lares Trek Tour to Machu Picchu is dotted with beautiful lakes snuggled between the snow-capped peaks of the Andean mountains. You will have plenty of opportunities to spot herds of Llamas, Alpacas, and Vizcacha (Andean Rabbit).
The Imperial Capital, Cusco is a magical city, full of culture and traditions. The Main Square “Plaza de Armas” is surrounded by beautiful churches built in a combined style and under the rubble of the royal palaces of the Inca Empire.
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is where the Incas developed different technologies, especially in agriculture. Different archaeological remains are found throughout this valley.
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