Ollantaytambo, Peru

Ollantaytambo Pumamarca Alternative Inca Trail

Explore a different side of the Inca Trail as you hike down from Pumamarca to Ollantaytambo. During your descent, visit an Incan fortress, pass through beautiful hillsides, and admire the water channels. Enjoy a small picnic at the Incan farming terraces and try different Peruvian fruits and snacks. In addition, their mountain dog can join your guide and help lead your family through the trail.

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Full Day

Travel Style

Connect with Nature, Historical Sites, Off the Beaten Path and Active Adventure



Physical Activity

Moderate activity


Mountains and Small Towns/Villages


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Speaks: English


  • Learn more about the products sold in a local market and enjoy an authentic Peruvian breakfast.
  • Enjoy amazing panoramic views as you hike down the Inca Trail.
  • Explore the ruins of Incan buildings and observe the farming terraces that were used by the Incan community.



Tours start at 8:30 am.


Flexible Departure Date
All year

What's Included


Bilingual guide


Breakfast and Lunch


Private van

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Andean Encounters

Locally Owned Tour Operator

Explore the ruins of Machu Picchu and get to know the people of local Andean communities in Andean Encounters' tours. These tours take you off the beaten path and take you directly to Andean communities, giving you an incredibly authentic experience. Not only will you be able to visit the homes of local Andean communities, you will also have the opportunity to visit many ancient ruins, such as the Ancasmarca ruins, Incan caves, or hotsprings.

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Getting There

Transport options

Get picked up (included)
Pickup is available from your hotel in the Sacred Valley.
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