Daily Departures: From 08:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Duration: One day
Return to Cusco: 3:30 p.m.aprox
Distance to climb: 300mt to 400mt
Time in: 3 or 5 hours
Peak Season:April to December Important: We only accept direct booking and cash payments in our office for this tour
We will meet you at your hotel at at 8:00 a.m. We will then take you on a 1 hour and half bus ride through beautiful areas until we get to Pachar Once we get there, you will have time to get ready Once you are ready, your guides will offer a field briefing of all the details you need to know to successfully complete your the ascent and descent. You will start your tour with climb up through the via ferrata: the safest way to climb a 300mts rock face and then zip line down the mountain.Once in the top you will enjoy the thrill to stand in the air safely and the amazing view of the Sacred Valley we will return to Cusco in our private transportation. The trip will take about 1 hours and half and we will arrive in Cusco at approximately 3:30 p.m.
Price for the combo of Via Ferrata & Zip LIne is 300 soles per person ( peruvian currency). US$95 per person If you are interesting only in: Via Ferrata the price is 185 soles per person Zip Line the price is 190 soles per person Important: We only accept direct booking and cash payments in our office for this tour
Included in the tour price : English speaking Guide Private transportation from Cusco or the Sacred Valley Equipment: harness, helmet, via ferrata lanyard and gloves Snack Not included Lunch Tips for the guide
What you need to bring
Samll day pack Hiking boots Comfortable trousers Waterproof or warm jacket Sunscreen Hat,cap Water to drink Camera Some cash
What is a via ferrata? A via ferrata is a path used to climb a mountain with a safety system permanently installed. It gives the chance to people without any experience in climbing, the opportunity to move through spectacular mountain scenery using a minimum of equipment. The climber is permanently tied to a steel cable that runs through the entire route. Usually does not require any climbing rope. Metal ladders, bridges and similar facilities are used. This helps maintain the physical difficulty of climbing and mix beginners skills while providing access to a very high, and extreme vertical sections of a mountain, that could only be accessible to experienced rock climbers. What kind of equipment is used? A standard climbing harness, helmet, gloves and a via ferrata lanyard, (double system with strength dissipater especially designed for via ferrata climbers). All our equipment is certified CE. These elements will be provided by us. Who can climb a via ferrata? Anyone who is in good health and physical condition is able to climb the via ferrata. The minimum age to climb the Sacred Valley via ferrata is 9 years old. Without exception, the via ferrata climbers must always be accompanied by a guide. Security at the via ferrata The equipment used allows the person to remain tied to a “life line”, in this case a steel cable. Through the via ferrata lanyard the person can go up securing himself with the carabineers. If a fall occurs, the person will remain tide to the “life line” without any risk.b All their guides are mountain guides trained in vertical rescue and ropes. Via Ferrata duration Arrival, equipment and safety talk will take 30 minutes. The ascent and descent of the route will last between 3-4 hours in accordance with the pace of the group.