Charity Trek Peru
30th October - 8th November 2014
Sponsorship level: £3,750
Immerse yourself in ancient Peruvian culture trekking and exploring the remote
Lares region of the Peruvian Andes on charity Peru trek.
Experience diverse scenery as we trek Peru through traditional Andean villages
and along high remote mountain trails before we visit Machu Picchu, one of the
worlds most important archaeological finds. For those of you with a love of
landscape, a passion for history and a sense of adventure then look no further
and come trek with us!
The following gives you a brief taste of the challenge ahead but for more
detailed information please do not hesitate to contact one of the Overseas Team
on 020 7424 5511 who will be delighted to help you!
Fly London - Lima, overnight in Lima
Fly Lima - Cusco. Time to acclimatise in Cusco
Tambo Machay acclimatisation walk
Cusco to Lares then on to Kunkani, start walking 3650m.
Kunkani to Cruzcasa on to Chacchapata, climb to 4200m
Chaccchapata up to Hatun Paso across to Yanahuara Alto, walk up to 4600m.
Yanahuara Alto trekking to Aguas Calientes and Machupicchu
Aguas Calientes - Cusco. Free afternoon
Cusco - Lima - UK
There are places available on our next Peru charity Trek.
Enquire about trekking availability now! while places still remain
Skyline Events are acting as agents for the tour operator (ATOL number 10069)
Is the trip for me?
Definitely! This trip is suitable for people of all ages. The one thing
everyone has in common is a sense of adventure and the desire to do something
challenging for a great cause! Some people come with friends or family but most
people come on their own so what are you waiting for? Sign up today for a
fantastic experience and the opportunity to make life long friends.
How fit do I need to be?
People from all walks of life will take part in this challenge and most people
will be exactly like you. But it's vital that you train so that you get he most
out of the trek. We will send you a suggested training plan and are on hand to
help you with your training tips.
How much do I have to raise?
Will I be able to raise the sponsorship level?
YES! Once you have started you will find that raising the minimum sponsorship
is easy and most importantly fun! We will provide you with a breakdown of
examples of how to raise the sponsorship money in an enjoyable way and we will
of course be available every day to help you with more ideas! You are doing
something quite simply amazing so make sure you tell everyone you know, and
before you know it you will be racing towards your fundraising target!
What deposit do I have to pay?
Can I extend my trip?
Yes! For a nominal administration fee your flight can be extended (subject to
availability). This will give you the opportunity to discover more of this
amazing country independently.
Will you help me?
YES! One of our highly experienced tour reps will be on hand to help you in the
lead up to the event. You will be sent a full confirmation pack shortly after
you register on the event which will give you all the information you need but
we are always here to make the event as enjoyable and hassle free as possible!
And there will even be the opportunity to meet your fellow participants at a
special gathering before the event!
What is the food like?
You'll enjoy delicious Peruvian dishes which often comprise of local fish and
lamb, with a few European additions you'll be familiar with! Vegetarian diets
can be catered for
What do I need to bring?
No specialist kit is required though you will need to bring a sleeping bag and
of course your own comfortable walking boots. We'll send you a full packing
list when you register
What will happen to my luggage during trekking days?
Porters will carry your main luggage along the trail. You'll need to cary those
essentials like water, sun tan lotion and a camera!
How many people can take part?
The average group size is about 40 people although this does vary considerably
from trip to trip
What type of accommodation will I be staying in?
Hotels either side of the trek, and tents during the trek.
What's included in the cost?
Flights and all internal travel, accommodation, all meals on trekking days,
water, refreshments, guides, a doctor and medical support
Is there an age restriction?
You will need to be over 18 but there is no upper age limit. If you are over 65
will just need to get a medical form signed by your doctor.
What about insurance?
You must have travel insurance cover in order to participate in this challenge.
You can either arrange this yourself (as long as your insurance company is
aware of the nature of what you are doing and that it is a charity event) or we
can help you arrange this.
How do I book my place?
As soon as possible! Simply
click here to book online today. Places are extremely limited and get
snapped up quickly so to avoid disappointment sign up today and don't miss out!
Location: South America
Registration Fee: £399
Sponsorship Level: £3,750
Read more detail about the itinerary you'll be enjoying on your Peru charity
trek on the next tab.
Enquire about availability
NOW! Some places still remain
Choosing Your Charity
We want to make choosing a charity as simple as possible for you. With so many
different charities out there you might not have a clear idea of who is going
to benefit from all of your time and effort.
Here at SkylineOverseas we work with hundreds of UK based charities on our
charity treks and bike rides, simply take a look at our list there is
definitely plenty of choice!
We've given you a few examples of our most popular charities below to help you
decide but should you have a cause that is close to you or know of a cause that
you haven't seen in our charity list then we can certainly contact them on your
behalf and arrange everything for you.
Some of the popular charities people with us chose to support include: (click
on a link to order your free information pack now)
Breast Cancer Care
Institute of Cancer Research
Kidney Research UK
Marie Curie Cancer Care
Make a Wish Foundation
Your Local Hospice
With so much choice making a decision can take some time which is also why you
are able to order a free information pack on your chosen event and then decide
which charity to raise money for when you book.