Hike, hike hike
Left me very impressed with what Inca engineering is capable of with no tools just human power ,wow .
If you decide to do the hike be ready to sweat a lot and make sure you're in great shape ! We have to say that our guide and porters are the best ! We couldn't have done it without ... Continue Reading
Just made it
Had a great trip on the Salkantay trek. It was very challenging from the beginning with the altitude but once my body got used to the height it was great.
It's a good fitness test and a great way to see Peru. The highlight for me was the gradual change in landscape from rolling hills, to snowy ... Continue Reading
3 bad hikers vs Salkantay
All in all it was an amazing experience to do the Salkantay trek. As 3 Brits, unexperienced at hiking we went into the trek not knowing really what lay ahead but were continuously surprised by the diversity of the landscape that we passed on our trek.
Day one the best thing we did was a trek up to ... Continue Reading
Three Brits via Salkantay
Taking the private 4 day trek to MP was a great decision. Our guide Miguel was very informative, easy going, and adapted to our needs including us in planning the days itineraries.
Highlights for us (3 British guys approx 27) were Umantay Lake near the end of our first day (recommend taking a walk over the ridge!); the ... Continue Reading
Four unbelievable days. Firstly I would like to thank our guide Miguel. Informative, funny, caring, helpful and incredibly friendly - by far our best tour guide in the whole of South America. Secondly the porters.
All very friendly and I have huge admiration and respect for how they manage to carry all our camping equipment and food.I am incredibly ... Continue Reading
Inca trail adventure!!!
We loved our experience on the Inca Trail Treck.The challenges we faced were truly rewarding and the food was delicious .
The accommodations were wonderful. Our guide Miguel was great, very knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. Our porters deserve our complete gratitude for their hard work!! This trip would not have been possible without them, I just can't say enough ... Continue Reading
Wonderful experience !!!
Had a wonderful experience with everyone on our trek. Miguel was a great guide who would always make sure everyone was ok.
We always had time to take photos and rest as well as being told about archaeological sites along the trek.The porters were incredible and always had everything ready for us whenever we arrived - ... Continue Reading
machu machu man
Machu Picchu was amazing. Unfortunately missed the Inca Trail due to a combination of my girlfriends weak immune system and Peruvian cheese, was delighted though when we caught up with the rest of the group at the sun gate.
Will attempt Inca Trail again in the future as everyone else loved it.Lizandro was knowledgable and lovely. The panoramic ... Continue Reading
The view of Machu Picchu !!!
After falling ill the night before the trek, I was devastated to miss out. However, I did manage to meet up with the group at the Sun Gate on the final day, thanks to Inca Trail Reservations helping with alternate arrangements.
The walk down from there was fantastic, the view of Machu Picchu in the distance was worth ... Continue Reading
This girly girl made it!
This was truly a once in a lifetime experience! From the start, the orientation was so informative! Juan Carlos (our guide) broke down the entire trek so we knew what to expect. It took a lot of the jitters away.
During the adventure, we were treated like royalty with five star meals and an attention to detail comparable ... Continue Reading
Great trek, great people, great views
I Had a wonderful time doing the Salkantay . I met great people, and spent 5 awesome days. The trek had beutiful view .You start in the mountain, walk near the glaciers and end in the jungle .
The second day is particulary nice, when you reach the top of the salkantay and its so nice to enjoy the ... Continue Reading
Incredible trek, scenery and guide
The Salkantay trek we did was incredibly organised and full of entertainment. From challenging walks that ended in glacier lakes (that me and my girlfriend swam in!) to the option of horseback riding up/down mountains and always with incredible views.
Our guide was very helpful and informative the entire trip and was extremely supportive when my girflriend suffered ... Continue Reading
Salkantay, sickness and sights
The guides for our trip were excellent. They were very informative, friendly, had a good sense of humour and helped me alot when I was ill.
The trail is exciting as you get to see glaciers, snowy peaks and lakes along the way. There is also an opportunity to take a horse on the second morning and go ... Continue Reading
My Inca Trail trip :) :)
First of all the Machu Picchu trip was awesome !. The way travel agency planed was helpful in many ways. Every time they were punctual and very nice, all the guides were very knowledgeable and kind.
Specially, I was really impressed with the porters and chef, to tell the truth . I was expecting very simple fast food , ... Continue Reading
I conquered the Inca trail!
This trip was a very special one for me.This year is my wife's and my 30th year anniversary.
I was very excited to see one of the ancient wonder's of the world! Unfortunately, my wife became ill and the trek was quite challenging. But, Edwin, our tour guide, was very understanding and thoughtful and helped us with our ... Continue Reading