The first day of your journey to Machu Picchu will begin in Cusco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire. From here, you will make your way to the start of the 4 day Inca Trail hike to Machu Picchu. The first day's trek is relatively easy, as you will be walking through lush valleys and fields of wildflowers. After a few hours, you will arrive at Wayllabamba village where you can spend a night.The Inca trail to machu picchu tours is a popular destination for visitors. Researching, choosing and booking an Inca Trail trip can be challenging. Read reviews from other travelers before selecting a reputable tour company with experience leading the trek.