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PERU TRIP: HIKE THE INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU/VISIT LAKE TITICACA, JUNE 2019!
FIRST GROUP TRIP TOGETHER WITH G ADVENTURES! There is a LOT of info here. You can call Marla at[masked] or email at [masked] if you have questions AFTER reading all the info. We will be staying at and hiking at high altitudes, so please make sure you are in shape for such a fabulous vacation. DETAILS: Trip: Classic Peru Tour Start Date: 1 June 2019 Tour End Date: 12 June 2019 DEPOSIT AMOUNT: $250 per person by 1 Mar 2019 FINAL PAYMENT: 60 days before departure (2 April 2019) COST: USD 2,749.00 per person Based on Double occupancy Based on a minimum of 8 to a maximum of 16 My Own Room (single supplement) USD[masked] Maximum number of MORs - 2 Cancellation Policy - *Cancellation 60 days or more prior to departure = Loss of deposit --- * Cancellation between 30 and 59 days prior to departure = 50% loss --- * Cancellation within 30 days of departure = 100% loss ITINERARY: Day 1 - Lima Arrive at any time. Day 2 - Lima/Puno Fly to Juliaca and transfer to Puno. Take it easy in the afternoon, wandering the markets and exploring the city. Meals: Breakfast Day 3 - Puno/Lago Titicaca Enjoy a guided tour of Lake Titicaca and a homestay in a small village. Meals: Breakfast | Dinner Day 4 - Lago Titicaca/Puno Visit the floating islands of Uros before returning to Puno. Opt to visit the Sillustani burial site. Meals: Breakfast | Lunch Day 5 - Puno/Cusco Hop on the bus for a full day's drive to Cusco. Meals: Breakfast Day 6 - Cusco/Ollantaytambo Enjoy a full-day guided tour of the Sacred Valley. Stop at the G Adventures-supported women's weaving co-op before visiting a local pottery making community. Break for lunch at the G Adventures-supported Parwa community restaurant in Huchuy Qosco. After lunch, opt to head out on a hike to the Ollantaytambo storehouses and look out over the ruins. Or, wander around the cobblestone streets and visit a local Chicheria (corn beer bar). Meals: Breakfast | Lunch Day 7 - Inca Trail Depart Ollantaytambo by van to km 82 where the Inca Trail begins. Ease into things with a straight forward day of hiking. The meandering streams, stunning Andean scenery and ancient Incan ruins will give you plenty to look at. Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner Day 8 - Inca Trail Start early to climb the long steep path to Warmiwañusca, better known as Dead Woman’s Pass. This is the highest point of the trek at 4,198m (13,769 ft). Most hikers reach camp by early afternoon, with ample time to rest and relax. Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner Day 9 - Inca Trail Cross two passes and ruins along the way. The first pass is Runquraqay at 3,950m (13,113 ft) where, on a clear day, hikers can catch a glimpse of the snow-capped Cordillera Vilcabamba. Hike through cloud forest to the second pass of the day, walking through original Incan constructions. The highest point of the pass is 3,700m (12,136 ft). On a clear day, enjoy the spectacular views of the Urubamba Valley. At 3,650m (11,972 ft), reach the ruins of Phuyupatamarca, the "town above the clouds." Camp here or go another 1.5 hrs to the Wiñay Wayna ruins ("forever young") located at 2,650m (8,694 ft). Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner Day 10 - Machu Picchu/Cusco The final day of the hike starts pre-dawn to reach the Sun Gate before sunrise. Catch the first views of the breathtaking ruins of Machu Picchu on a clear day. Hike down to Machu Picchu for a guided tour of the site and free time to explore until noon as permitted by the tourist ticket. Opt to visit the Inca Bridge, if time allows. Catch the bus to Aguas Calientes to meet any non-hiking members of your group. Eat and relax before your train back to Cusco in the afternoon. Meals: Breakfast Day 11 - Cusco Enjoy a free day to explore. Go whitewater rafting, horseback riding, or mountain biking. Meals: Breakfast Day 12 - Cusco Depart at any time Meals: Breakfast Are you ready for an exciting adventure?! Let's do this! You must fill out a registration form to lock in a space! Marla

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Slalom Gates Ski Club is a non-profit, recreational club run by volunteers with a primary emphasis on skiing. Our group also enjoys many other winter and summer activities. We have been in existence for over 30 years and have a small but dedicated group of members (about 150).

Club members (couples and singles) are typically 40 or older in age. All ages are welcome.

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