Apurimac River Multisport Package (4 Days / 3 Nights)

travesia multideportiva por el rio apurimac 4 dias 3 noches
Trekking Level Rafting Level Duration Location Season Departures Activities
NIVEL NIVEL-DE-RAFTING DURACION LOCACION TEMPORADA HORARIOS PTO-DE-ENCUENTRO
Easy to Moderate. Good shape is needed. Easy to Moderate. Prior experience not required. 4 Days /3 Nights Apurimac River Sourrounds. From May to November. Every Day upon Request, Group service departure: Last Sunday every month. Trekking, Rafting, Biking.

This mega Multi-Sport adventure is from Cusco to Apurimac, where you will enjoy a Mountain Biking escapade in one of the most pristine areas in the Andes while having extraordinary views of the Andean landscape in this very little visited part of Peru. Downhill options for experienced bikers are available too. Visit unique archeological remains and the place where the Inca empire founders come from. Meet Inca and Maya, two young Condors, part of a project to save the specie and enjoy the big collection of native trees and Andean birds. Finally you will embrace nature and excitement in the Apurimac’s Black canyon in a fantastic whitewater expedition, non prior experience is required. Adventure, nature and lots of fun are guaranteed in this lifetime journey in deep Peru’s outdoors.

Itinerary Description

DAY 1

CUSCO / BIKE TO MAUKALLAKTA / LORETUYOC:

The guide will meet you at the hotel to leave Cusco (7:00am) in our private vehicle, we will drive for 1:30hrs towards Pakaritampu, from a detour (3,250 meters) We will start our Mountain Bike Adventure for the next 2 hours (6 kilometers). We will receive our biking equipment and a short safety briefing by our guide to then start biking through a dirt road towards Maukallakta Inca site. 90 % of the route is downhill and 10% is uphill ride. We arrived into the gage of Inca and Maya, two Condors, whom will fly in front of us. They are part of a project founded by …. From this point we will see the mythical Inca site call Maukallacta, one of the first city founded by the Incas. Then we follow for the last half kilometer to Urcos... .(2,900 meters) where we will enjoy our snack and hear stories about the Ayar brothers and wife´s, founders of the Inca civilization. After a short visit to this amazing and sacred Inca site, we will drive to our lunch place. After a healthy in road lunch we have the choice to bike another stretch of 7 kilometers in downhill until Molle Molle village (2200 meters) and then board the van for the next 2 hour driving uphill to Huanoquite town and the Wilkacunca pass (4,100 meters, pass (13,874 fts). From this point we get into the Apurimac River canyon with an impressive view of the surrounding mountains and the majestic gorge of the river, headwater of the Amazon river. In that point we start drive down and will note a warm atmosphere and growing forest until it turns into an spectacular relict of century native forest. After 25 more minutes we arrive to Loretuyoc bridge (3,300 meters (11,316fts)), where we will find our campsite beside a magical waterfall. Time to enjoy a cheese and wine and afterward our dinner, plus hot drinks. Lunch and Dinner included.