World famous Inca trail to Machu Picchu, South America's best hiking experience

Machu Picchu was connected with the Inca city of Cusco and the rest of the Inca Empire by trails of excellent design in strict and perfect harmony with the natural Andean environment. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is surrounded by breathtaking scenery, crossing the Andes mountain range and sections of the Peruvian jungle and rainforest. Our amazing Inca Trail Tour passes several well-preserved Inca ruins and settlements before ending at the "Gate of the Sun" on Machu Picchu Mountain.

If you have decided to hike the inca trail to Machu Picchu, please keep in mind that the daily number of people accessing the trail is restricted and a government-issued inca trail trekking permit is required. Please check availability of permits before booking the Inca Trail hiking tour.

  • 4 Days Inca Trail

    Our Top Seller Hike will take you to Machu Picchu along one of the most beautiful paths on the planet. Our expert guides and support stuff will make sure you enjoy your trip to the fullest. Join us for The Inca Trail...

In order to control access to the Machu Picchu Sanctuary Area, inca trail regulations need to be followed by all people hiking to the location; all permits are non-transferable and change of dates are not accepted by the government office in charge. The inka trail is closed throughout February for conservation projects.

Peru is a country of friendly people, beautiful scenery, and a great variety of cultural traditions. Hiking the Inca Trail creates lasting memories and instills a great sense of accomplishment once it is completed. This blend of outdoor adventure and historical exploration is a great way to experience Machu Picchu!

The Inca Trail is the best-known and most popular hike on the South American continent, complemented only by the iconic Inca site of Machu Picchu. Together they have become one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

Our fully supported 4-day group-service trek along the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a small group adventure where you will be sharing your experiences with a variety of like-minded travelers from all over the world. This is perfect for individuals, couples or small groups of friends. We invite you to come and enjoy this truly unique and memorable experience. Spaces are limited each day; please review Inca Trail booking information before making the reservation.

Machu Picchu Full Day

“Machu Picchu Day Tour” Tour Highlights Machu Picchu Tour Tour starts and ends in Cusco Departs any day Train tickets included Lunch at Machu Picchu pueblo

Inca Trail 4 days Trek

The stunning combination of Inca ruins, magnificent mountains, exotic vegetation and extraordinary ecological variety makes the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu the most immpressive trekking route in the world. *
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Inca Trail Andean Adventure

This 15 Days Adventure takes you to remote places of interest in Peru, such us the amazing Colca Canyon and the enigmatic Nazca Lines. Finish your adventure on top of Machu Picchu after following the Inca Trail. *
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Machu Picchu Travel

10 Days – A special package including assistance at your arrival in Lima, all accommodation and transportation required…and of course our world famous Inca Trail hike to Machu Picchu. *
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Inca Trail Express Tour

5 Days – Unforgetable journey to the lost city of the Incas; you will be hiking the Inca Trail towards the ruins of Wiñay Wayna and exploring one of the seven wonders of the world, Machu Picchu.*
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Salkantay Trek

The scenery changes daily during the Salkantay Trek. Hike through cloud forests, small villages and grasslands, from a flattish valley floor to almost bare mountain peaks to your last destination, Machu Picchu.
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Inca Trail 2 Days

The Inca city of Machu Picchu, spectacularly poised on a rock among vertiginous green peaks, was not rediscovered until 1911 by American historian and explorer Hiram Bingham. *
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* Inca Trail Permit Required

If planning on booking the Inca Trail hiking tour, please call us toll free - USA/Canada: 1800.930.4319 UK:0800.242.5434 - or make a reservation here.
Salkantay Trek Alternative

The Peruvian government organization known as the INC (National Institute of Culture Cusco) is the entity that regulates maintenance, prices and availability of Inca trail permits and in conjunction with INRENA (National Institute of Natural Resources), authorizes companies to operate along the Inca roads to Machu Picchu.

Inca Trail Reservations INC authorization code for 2016: CI0088 (Inverciones Inca Trail Reservation EIRL). As an authorized tour operator of the Inca Trail, we have been granted the INC official sign.

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+ Inca Trail Reviews

  • Barely Made It

    Machu Picchu trip June 11 2015

    First and foremost, I am not an athletic individual so my first thought of this adventure was \”terrifying\”. After our first day, the hike and the camping, I was so proud of myself that I made it and did not … Continue reading

  • Mr UK

    Peru travel March 04 2016-3

    I had a great time on the trek. I loved Henry\’s passion and the way he brought the inca\’s history to life with his knowledge. The food was great and the porters were amazing and very friendly. The downsides were … Continue reading

  • Salkantay Trek

    Machu Picchu vacation

    The Salkantay trek was incredible and I would recommend it to anyone who loves adventure travel. While there are many companies to choose from, you will not regret your choice with . Our guides, Carlos and Marco were not … Continue reading

  • Cock of the Rocks

    Machu Picchu vacation April 01 2016-2

    This has been an amazing journey for me and I thank Henry and the whole Inca Trail crew for making this so wonderful. I really appreciate the attention to detail on my gluten allergy and all the amazing care Henry … Continue reading

  • First time camping

    Machu Picchu travel November 29 2014-1

    Having never been hiking or camping before, I thought I\’d do it tough for the first time. And I had the most amazing time on this trek ! From the tour guides, to the porters, cooks and the rest of … Continue reading

  • Hui’s adventure

    Machu Picchu trip April 20 2015-1

    This is my second time traveling abroad. My first time was in Spain. I did some light hiking there, and I liked it. So when I heard there is a hiking option for Machu Picchu, I jumped on it with … Continue reading

  • Machu Picturesque

    Peru trip August 28 2014-3

    Our Machu Picchu tour was fantastic, the guides Carlos and Nemias had huge enthusiasm and energy which helped guide us through. Each day was challenging but worthwhile with amazing scenery, history and camaraderie within our 9 person group. The days … Continue reading

  • An amazing experience

    Peru travel May 26 2012

    The Inca Trail is an amazing experience, and arriving at Machu Picchu at the end of it is something that you´ll never forgotten. The key to enjoying the trek is to: a) be prepared in terms of the gear you … Continue reading

  • My experience

    Machu Picchu vacation March 27 2016-2

    Not going to lie, the hike was definitely challenging. Challenges certainly bring people together. The shared experiences, the knowledgable guides and the super-human porters made this experience unforgettable. Throughout the tour I learned a lot, walked a lot and made … Continue reading

  • Team Puma

    Machu Picchu travel June 22 2016-3

    Okay first of all, I just want to say that Ronnie is absolutely amazing. He is the best guide we could have asked for. The food was delicious, our chefs basically cooked us a 5 star meal for breakfast, lunch, … Continue reading