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Inca Trail: Sun Gate to Machu Picchu

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Length


1.0 Miles 1.6 Kilometers


107' 33 m

Ascent

-718' -219 m

Descent

16%

Avg Grade (9°)

55%

Max Grade (29°)

8,703' 2,653 m

High

8,092' 2,466 m

Low

Shared By Cald Desheft

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The last section of the Inca Trail.

Cald Desheft

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This requires either a guide to get you onto the Inca Trail or ticket entry into Machu Picchu.

Description

This is the descent from the Sun Gate to Machu Picchu. The trail is clearly marked via the Inca Create Stone Trail. No turns are available off the trail.

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Sep 28, 2018
A Hopkins
May 18, 2018
Jan More
We arrived at the Sun Gate before the sun rose. Machu Picchu was covered by clouds, which then burned away leaving an awesome view.

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  4.7 from 3 votes

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in Peru

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