Machu Picchu travel June 10 2014-1

Inca Trail 4/3

Inca Trail Reservations has been wonderful. From the communication while booking to the trail itself. Upon arrival in Cusco Sebastian greeted us and took us to our hotel and quickly linked us with our friends. Raul, our guide on the trail was awesome! From joking during our meals to telling us about the historic sites he continued to make the ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 10 2014-5

4 day Inca Trail hike

We had a great time! Lots of great views and explanations of the ruins. We came from Florida and had a tough time adjusting to the altitude changes but so did everyone else.
The crew we had was great, quick and efficient. They served plenty of really good food! The porters deserve metals after the amazing feats they ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 09 2014

Salkantay

The Salkantay trail is an incredible trek and experience. Pictures do not do it justice. My son and I did the four night and five day trek and were extremely pleased. Each day provided new vistas and experiences. We were in awe.
The trail presents some challenging conditions that any interested people should be aware of, however previous ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel June 09 2014-1

Salkantay 5 day 4 night adventure

Before starting this trek I was truthfully nervous for what was up ahead. I packed for all 4 seasons but was not ready for what was up ahead. What I mean by this is, this trek is tough, and something I could not have prepared myself for was all the sights up ahead.
Every step I took was ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip June 09 2014

Sexy Llama Adventure aka The Salkantay Trek

This trek was the hardest thing I've ever done in my life. And it was awesome. Seriously awesome. Everyone should go do it. You will feel amazing after and will definitely be the coolest one in your group of friends. Every single moment offers a spectacular view that you definitely don't have wherever you're from.
Our guide Ramiro ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 09 2014

Sexy Llama Adventure

I had an amazing time on the Salkantay trek!! Two friends and I signed up not really knowing what to expect and we were blown away by the breathtaking scenery, knowledgeable and helpful guide, and excellent kitchen and transport staff.
Hiking for long hours in high altitudes was definitely challenging, but well worth it. I would recommend this ... Continue Reading

Peru travel June 09 2014-2

Salkantay tour

We did the four night Salkantay trek in June. Our guide was Romero. Throughout our trek, we were thoroughly impressed with the food prepared by Simón and Damián. Romero was a very helpful, considerate and friendly guide that worked diligently to ensure we had a pleasant experience.
Over all, I would highly recommend booking through this company. If ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 10 2014-12

Salkantay, I did it

I walked the Salkantay and have to say that is a great trek with a lot of breathtaking sights (sometimes literally).
Walking in so many places (mountains, forest, rivers, open fields, old paths...) just in so few days was wonderful and defiant. Some moments we can fell ourselves in other world, with different people from everywhere.
During the ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip June 07 2014

Inca Trail 4 days & 3 nights

I had a wonderful time on the Inca Trail ! I saw many of the ruins and beautiful landscapes during my journey. It was amazing to see these buildings up close and personal! The guides were very helpful and informative! I learned of the many traditions and beliefs of the Incan culture.
The porters were awesome and worked ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 07 2014

Salkantay trek 4d

Thanks to Inca Trail Reservations / Salkantay.org, I was able to have an amazing hiking experience in the Peruvian Andes. When I first booked, the company was very helpful in answering my questions and preparing everything that I needed. I also had them book me domestic flights and hotels to get to Cusco and they were able to get me ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip June 07 2014-4

Salkantay Trek

After our 2 hour bus ride to the starting point we were finally off. Carlos took us on our first "short cut" of the hike. The so called short meant straight up the mountain. Luckily it was only for about 10 min. Once at the top we had an easy walk to the first camp site, with the most amazing ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip June 07 2014-6

Altitude

Day 1 - Set off by bus from Cusco having met our guide Carlos we settled in for the trip to the start of the hike. An after a quick breakfast we jumped back onto the bus and got dropped off at our start point. To help us make quick time to the camp Carlos took us on some "short ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 07 2014-1

Salkantay adventure

Our long awaited adventure finally began at 4.30 am. A bus picked us up from our hostel to start an adventure of a lifetime. Day one was to prepare us for the challenging day two ahead. Carlos our guide showed us "his short cuts" up the mountain. Thankfully this only lasted for a few minutes and everyone was glad to ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 07 2014

Salkantay trek

What would you expect from a guided tour, experienced staff who are focused on ensuring that your needs are met, and that you are involved in the planning. Well that is exactly what we experienced from the time I arrived in Cusco I was looked after, with constant updating on what was to happen, and asked what I would like ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 07 2014-5

Nice adventure

Een vriend van mij adviseerde de Inca Trail te gaan doen. Helaas was deze Trail niet meer beschikbaar maar mijn zus en ik zagen ook de Salkantay Trail. Uiteindelijk ook geboekt en zonder spijt. Het was een geweldige Trail met veel overweldigende uitzichten. De organisatie was vriendelijk en gaf ons voldoende tijd vragen te stellen en gedurende de trek fotos ... Continue Reading