Located northwest ofCusco, Nevado deSalkantay, thecordillera's ...More
Located northwest ofCusco, Nevado deSalkantay, thecordillera's tallestpeak, is at the easternend of the chain andrises to 6271 metersabove sea level. The nameSalkantay means 'SavageMountain' which may referto the swirling cloudsthat rise up from thejungle lowlands andengulf thepeak.
The Salkantay Trek is onlya little more difficultthan the Inca Trail, andhorses can be used forthe tour to carry foodand equipment. In thetrek you will besurrounded withmagnificent scenery and Less
Located northwest of Cusco, Nevado de Salkantay, the cordillera's tallest peak, is at the eastern end of the chain and rises to 6271 meters above sea level. The name Salkantay means 'Savage Mountain' which may refer to the swirling clouds that rise up from the jungle lowlands and engulf the peak.
The Salkantay Trek is only a little more difficult than the Inca Trail, and horses can be used for the tour to carry food and equipment. In the trek you will be surrounded with magnificent scenery and