THE GREAT EXPERIENCE
The Salkantay Trek was a great way to experience not only Machu Picchu, but to also see all the different landscapes and climates Peru has to offer. On our five day, four night trek we traveled through glaciers, rolling plains, and rainforests in just a short time. Our guide, Ernie, did an excellent job of pointing out important features along ... Continue Reading
Being a first time hiker, I had no idea what was really getting myself into by doing the 5 day 4 night Salkantay Trek with salkantay.org. I came into the experience rather confident of my fitness, and thought that hiking would be a breeze.
The first day kicked my you-know-what. I was completely exhausted. I thought there would ... Continue Reading
The ultimate bucket list goal: hiking to Machu Picchu. It´s one of those goals most people dream about for years, never to actually tackle, but merely to think about it during bored moments at work or right before sleep. If, however, you are ready to go beyond the daydream stage and take action, then the Salkantay Trek with salkantay.org is ... Continue Reading
One of the most awesome experience
I´ve ever had and I´m glad I booked this trip with Inca Trail Reservations. This came highly recommended by my friend, Richard Marian, who had done is Inca Hike with this company as well.
From the start, Ruth was very professional with my online booking, providing me with all the answers to my questions. Her emails were prompt ... Continue Reading
Inca Trail, 4 days and 3 nights
We booked our Inca Trail in May this year. 5 months before the actual event. Throughout those 5 months we were able to contact the Inca Trail Reservations team with all our questions and they were answered in a fast manner. We were welcomed by Dolores in Cuzco which showed us our room above the Inca Trail Reservations Office in ... Continue Reading
Classic Inca Trail, four days and three nights in Cusco
We have started our Classic Inca Trail, four days and three nights in Cusco. My wife and I booked our tour online via the Inca Trail Reservations website. Since May, we have been in contact with the Inca Trail Reservations office regarding the trail. They have answered all our questions through various emails and correspondance quite promtly and efficiently.
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‘Complete Salkantay Trek 7 days/6 Night’
We recently took the ‘Complete Salkantay Trek 7 days/6 Night’ package. This is to Thank you for a GREAT trekking trip. Ours was a group of 6 from the San Francisco Bay area, and we call ourselves the mission peak hikers.
Right from Cuzco airport, your package had taken charge and guided us at ... Continue Reading
the Salkantay trail
Six of us went for a four day and three night hike between Aug 29 and Sep 1 2012 in Machu Picchu. We chose Salkantay.org for our hike. We originally wanted to do the famous Inca trail but it was full by the time we decided to do the hike. So as per National Geographic Magazine website recommendation we chose ... Continue Reading
My experience hiking Salkantay trail.
About service: Well organized. Travel company Salkantay.org was awesome in every aspect of the trip. Information, planning, transportation, food, tour guide, hotel accomadations. Excellent staff service. Truly no negative surprises. Everone was well informed, knowledgeable in their area, personable, and very friendly.
Our Salkantay trail tour guide David was a superman. He knew the trail like back of his ... Continue Reading
fun all the way
In a nutshell - this trip was awesome. I am happy i chose the salkantay trail. Very scenic and not crowded. The logistics were very well taken care of. Above all our guide was an awesome guy, David. He was very friendly, accomodating all our requests with a smiling face. The crew that accompanied him worked very hard to make ... Continue Reading
salkantay trek 5 days and 4 nights
After finishing the five day Salkantay Trail to Machu Picchu, I would recommend this trip to any adventure seeking individual who desires to see The Lost Incan City. We were initially disappointed to find out that the original Inca Trail was fully booked for the time we were in Peru. But the Salkantay Trail offered many amazing views and sites ... Continue Reading
I would recommend this hike with Inca Trail Reservations to anyone! I was very impressed with the whole trip. Our guide, David, was the best guide I have had on any tour. He was very knowledgeable and personable. He was very entertaining and was always cracking jokes. David gave a 2 hour tour of Machu Picchu, which was very informative. ... Continue Reading
The Inka Trail, a really great experience for me
The best part of the Inka Trail was, for me, when I reached the Death Woman pass and everybody up there cheered. It was a really great feeling to have done these 900m of altitude.
If there would have be no rain, the arriving at the Sungate would perhaps have been better.
Also great was the ... Continue Reading
salkantay trek 5 days 4 nights
Since deciding to take the Salkantay Trek and booking through Salkantay.org, we had been looking forward to the 4 days trekking through the heart of Inka territory. Salkantay.org were a very efficient company, ensuring we had all the information we needed, well in advance of the trip. They provided us with a list of things we needed, including copies of ... Continue Reading
Possibly one of the best experiences of our 4 month trip through Central and South America. We organised the trip via the companys website. The information provided was comprehensive and we felt well informed regarding the expectations of the trip.
The trek itself was challenging at times particularly given the altitude. Day 2 on the salkantay pass at ... Continue Reading