Machu Picchu travel Aug 23 2013-1

Inca trail 3 nights 4 days

The Inca trail is a very testing challenge for all ages and fitness levels. The first day started relatively easy there where some small incline sections but nothing I couldn't handle. After maybe an hour or two walking we stopped for lunch as you will do everyday.
The food the porters and the chef where able to produce ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip Aug 23 2013

Inca Ghost trail

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 age . My two friends are part of the British army , needless to say , most were a lot ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation Aug 04 2013-1

The life changer!

On August the 4th i started my journey doing the inca trail on my way to machu picchu. I didn´t realize how difficult the trek would be but it was all worth it. I met many interesting people during this time whether it was the guide, porters, cooks, or the other people doing the trek. We shared stories over our ... Continue Reading

Peru trip Aug 04 2013

My hike experiance Aug 2013

My inca trail experience began with a meeting with our guide the day before we were to begin our trek. he was very knowledgeable and gave us a detailed rundown of how each day will break down. the second day started with a early wake up and a prompt and one time pick up from our hostel.
We ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation Jul 27 2013

Salkantay Trek Testimonial

Matthias McCoy-Thompson, 21, USA
The Salkantay Trek was five days of the most impressive views and intense hiking I have ever had in my life. The high altitude and tough trails took every ounce of energy I had but I was consistently rewarded with incredible picturesque views of mountains, valleys, rivers, plains, and jungles.
This trek gives ... Continue Reading

Peru travel July 17 2013

A world-class experience

Talk about spectacular! The 4 day/3 night Inca Trail trek was the most amazing thing I have ever done. It started off the first day at the check point and off across the river and onto the trail straight away. We hiked through the beautiful Andes Mountains, past ancient Inca ruins. There was a bit of an uphill climb that ... Continue Reading

Peru trip Jul 05 2013

Amazing Experience

Incredible experience and wonderful trek. Unlucky bad weather at the summit couldn´t detract from the experience. The food was consistently very good to excellent and even though I was the only vegetarian in my small (6 person) group, I always had something special made for me. On one occasion, the cooks even prepared a squash for dinner that I had ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation Jul 11 2013

inca trail

We started the inca trail not knowing what to expect and a little nervous about what was to come. However our guide Victor immediately put us at ease and we soon became well acquainted with our group which was to prove very important over the next few days.
Our team "the pumas" encouraged each other throughout and this ... Continue Reading

Peru travel Jul 11 2013

What a trip!

I could not have imagined how much I would enjoy the tour, everything about the experience was fantastic. Our tour guide, Victor, was very knowledgeable and passionate about the history of the Incas and the archaeological sites and this passion meant that we understood how important the trail and sites were. On the other hand Victor was incredibly funny, keeping ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation Jul 09 2013

the most amazing time

I had the most amazing time on my trek with Inca Trail Reservations. I came with a friend and everything was smooth from booking to airport pick-up to arriving on the trail. Inca Trail Reservations is run efficiently and if you decide to challange yourself and hike the trail to Machu Picchu, you'd be hard pressed to find a better ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel Jul 09 2013

Thank you, Inca Trail Reservations. Extremely well done!

The four day Inca trail trek that I just completed will be a memory to last a lifetime. The service, professionalism, and enthusiasm of the Inca Trail Reservations team far exceeded my expectations.
Every aspect of the trip was extremely well planned to the point that all I had to do was worry about getting from A to ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation Jul 06 2013

Amazingly awesome experience

What an awesome experience! Anyone can take a train to Machu Picchu but not everyone can experience it. This is a once in a lifetime experience to hike the Inca Trail with knowledgable guides who will tell you about every Inca site, plant, or anything you have questions about. It is a difficult trek, but well worth it once you ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation Jun 28 2013-1

Salkantay trek: Marvelous adventure

First of all, I would like to thank the company I work for, Inca Trail Reservations. They gave me the opportunity to go to this sacred path called the “Salkantay trek”, this trek was one of the best trips I have ever done in my life and I would like to hike it again. I have to say that it ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation July 05 2013

The Inca Trail Experience

The Inca Trail was an experience of a lifetime. Our guide, Raul, was extremely knowledgeable about not only the Inca culture and it´s history, but about the locations that we experienced. He knew all about the plants and animals that inhabited each location, and the Inca´s uses for them. The Inca Trail hike itself was spectacular.
We passed ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation July 05 2013-1

Above and Beyond!

From beginning to end, I enjoyed every challenging step of the Inca Trail. Completing this adventure was a personal goal of mine and it was more amazing than I ever could have imagined. The sights of the mountains and down the valleys to the river below were beyond breathtaking.
It was a thrill to travel through so many ... Continue Reading