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 2017: 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

  • Inca Ghost trail

    Machu Picchu trip Aug 23 2013

    Ok , firstly , if you think the Inca trail is going to be a stroll , think again . I took part in this trek along with two friends & six other people, all were mostly who half my … Continue reading

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    Machu Picchu travel December 27 2013

    The Inca Trail was a truly incredible experience. Our tour guide was extremely enthusiastic, knowledgable and fun. The walk itself whilst challenging at times was very rewarding and a once in a life time experience. The views were stunning and … Continue reading

  • “Move your lazy legs”

    Peru trip November 15 2015-3

    5 stars! Great experience, great guides, Marco and Paul! Both very attentive, entertaining, and informative :). This experience was one to remember! A huge thanks to Inca Trail Reservations and to our guides for a memorable trip! . Highly Recommended! … Continue reading

  • Hakuchu

    Peru vacation August 11 2016-3

    Excellent time great experience for everyone, great excercise as well. Favorite trip of my life and haven\’t even gone yet to Macchu Picchu. I would highly recommend this adventure to anyone who loves nature or to experience a new and … Continue reading

  • Killer Steps

    Peru vacation May 30 2016-10

    The hike was much tougher than I expected, but well worth it! Be prepared for hard hiking (LOTS of steps) as well as beautiful views. You\’ll feel very accomplished once you walk through the Sun Gate and see Machu Picchu … Continue reading

  • Modesto!!!

    Machu Picchu travel August 04 2016

    MODESTO ES EL MEJOR!!! In all seriousness, trek was amazing and very well planned. It was challenging yet doable and visually stunning. Guides and every one involved were professional, from the guide to the horsemen. There is nothing I would … Continue reading

  • Carromir

    Machu Picchu travel July 04 2016-1

    Rony IS THE GREATest man i have ever met. he is Awesome. He has made my trip, a lovely man he deserves a pay rise. Thank you for making my trip special. I met lots of good fun people and … Continue reading

  • Saravana

    Machu Picchu vacation June 02 2016-1

    This was totally awesome. This was the first time my friends and I were going on such an adventure and it was a wonderful experience. The guide Raul was totally cool and helped us all through the trek. The food … Continue reading

  • Inca Trail trek to Machu Picchu May 22, 2012

    Machu Picchu vacation May 22 2012

    Inca Trail reservations were very friendly and helpful since I first made the reservation. Maria would email me right back when I sent her a question or request. The drivers were nice and courteous when driving to and from airports. … Continue reading

  • Experience of a lifetime!!!

    Machu Picchu trip

    It doesn\’t get any better than this. From hiking to a Glacial Lake, to a 15k summit, to incredible mountain views…we had a trip of a lifetime. the food was great, the guides were great, the accommodations were great. Everything … Continue reading