What to wear on the Inca Trail in December 2022

Written by Wayki Trek, 19/05/2022 2:38 pm

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If you plan to come to Peru you have to read this little article about what to wear on the Inca Trail in December 2022.

In December Cusco is entering winter and that is why it is the low season. In both cases (summer and winter) during the day almost the same temperature is maintained from 18 to 22 degrees. What to wear on the Inca Trail in December 2022 is important.

In the second camp we will stay in Pacaymayo which is the highest with 3,600 m.a.s.l. so it can reach up to 8 degrees in summer and in winter it can reach minus 5 degrees.

Here are some recommendations of What to wear on the Inca Trail in December 2022

1. A good spacious travel or trekking backpack to pack all your belongings.

2. Light pants for your comfort.

3. Short and long-sleeved polo shirts to protect you from changes in the weather.

4. Waterproof jacket to protect us from the cold and rain.

5. Hats and caps for weather changes.

6. Wet wipes and toilet paper for personal hygiene.

7. Good shoes for trekking.

8. Comfortable underwear.

9. Your personal items (the elementals).

10. Sunscreen and insect repellent.

11. A pair of simple sandals.

12. Cash for a product at a local shop along the way or tip the porters at the end.

13. Important: Bring something to protect you from the rain.


Conclusions of What to wear on the Inca Trail in December 2022

In general, the weather is unpredictable in Cusco since we have many microclimates. Finally, the important thing is that we are prepared for any climate change that may occur.

That way we only care about enjoying the trip!

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