Peru trip August 29 2015

Thoroughly enjoyable experience

I am a doctor from the UK . I took the trek to Machu Pichu with Salkantay.org ,I travelled with one Brazilian and 5 Americans , We all shared concerns about our fitness and forward but overcame these anxieties .
The first day was spent at high altitude Shortness of breath was the norm , Camping at night made ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation August 28 2015-1

Amazing trail

It was a great experience. This was my first time in south america. The scenery was beautiful. The porters were amazing.
I was amazed how much weight they can carry up those steep steps. The food was great. It was amazing how the chef could cook such great food in the mountains with limited facilities.
The tour guides ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel August 28 2015-1

Fantastic adventure

i had an amazing experience on the Trail. The toughest hike i have done yet.
Even though it rained on the last day It was an amazing feeling walking in the rain with our ponchos.
We had a great group of people in our group and It was great to share this adventure with them and all our ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation August 28 2015-2

MachuPichuu2k15

Very well organized and food was Excellent. Felt a great deal of respect for the porters and also enjoyed their company and presence. Felt the course was not too challenging but the early mornings and sleeps in the tent were tough. Also enjoyed the two tour leaders as I felt their presence was comforting and they were always able to ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip August 28 2015-1

Andy’s trek

Had An jncredible trip. The trek was challenging at times but always enjoyable and fun.
The guides Edwin and Lizette were super and I would like to record Lizette laughing and put it as my phone ringtone. The food was amazing and incredibly varied. I loved how much avocado was used! The chef is a genie and even baked ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation August 28 2015-2

inca experience

I really enjoyed this incredible experience. From the very beginning I had the best fun. The food was far better than I ever expected. He 2 guides were so helpful md always up for the laugh.
I will recommend this trip and Inca Trail Reservations for the full experience. People food and fun!!.The 3rd night we camped in ... Continue Reading

Peru travel August 28 2015-1

Excellent Tour All Round

Overall an Excellent tour for our 4 Day Machu Piccu hike. The guides were Excellent explaining everything and ensured Any group decision was a group and not forced up on us by the guides.
The food was delicious with lunch and dinner consistían of 3 courses. They acomódated everyone in the group Regardless of age or level of fitness. ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel August 28 2015-4

i did not die

i loved the hike it was challenging but the views were spectacular and I learned a lot about Macchu Picchu.
The firs day was a rough intro to hiking and I tired out, but luckily the porters were very helpful in helping me on days 2 and 3. Day 3 had the best views by far and the mountaintop ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip August 28 2015-2

Expect the unexpected

I had an amazing experience traveling the Inca Trail. It was extremely challenging at times, but in the best possible way.
If you're up for an adventure and wish to see sights that seem unreal, this is the trip for you. We had an amazing set of guides that were extremely knowledgeable and thorough. Our porters were the most ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation August 28 2015-5

Impressive scenery

I had a great time and have absolutely no complaints with my Machu Picchu adventure.
The guides were very helpful, knowledgeable, and had everything figured out from start to finish.
The food was amazing as well and far surpassed what I expected going into the trip . The porters who carried our supplies and tents between day trips ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation August 28 2015

One step at a time!

I have wanted to do this 4 day trek to machu picchu all my life. It has been a dream of mine.
It has lived up to all of my expetations. Its tough going , but the scenery and majestic views are breath taking. It has been all the more special for me to do it with my wife ... Continue Reading

Peru trip August 28 2015-1

Amazing Adventure!!

Our group of seven completed the 4-day Inca Trail with Edwin and Liset, our guides, 11 porters, and one amazing chef.
The trek was grueling and long, but our guides and porters made the trek a memorable experience. Edwin kept the energy up throughout the whole entire trip. He gave the right amount of information and could tell when ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation August 28 2015-4

Completely Worth It!

It's quite the experience! There were times I didn't think i would make it but I'm glad I had the support from everyone including the other trip members! My favorite day was day three (the views are breath taking!) and least favorite was day two (it is quite the uphill hike) but getting to 4200 meters is utter craziness. On ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel August 28 2015-3

Beautiful and painful adventure

Great trek overall. Definitely points of wanting to quit but the views and kindness of the guides and porters got us through it. Certainly unforgettable. Will definitely recommend to friends. High points were getting to meet our porters and reaching the top of dead woman's peak. I also enjoyed the third day the best as we traversed through jungle and ... Continue Reading

Peru travel August 28 2015-2

The full experience

the 4 day trek was incredible. The hike up the mountain on day 1 with a 35 pound packs made me realize I overpacked and might have made a big mistake. But we carried on, and on day 2 reached the highest point.
Days 3 and 4 provided amazing and surreal views. It was an amazing experience that i ... Continue Reading