Could not be done without guides and porters. Amazing adventure. Would have been easier 10 years ago but worth the pain :).
I climbed the stairway to heaven and found the god of the stairs. The scale of Machu Picchu is not possible realize in a photo. Three days of hiking including a peak of 14,000 feet seems silly ... Continue Reading
A Great adventure With Paul, Marco and Junior. 15 others were in our group from usa, India and norway.
The food was excellent, the people were wonderful, and the trail was phenomenal. I would recommend this excursion for anyone of any age. Being 46 myself, I can attest that while the trail is punishing, it can be accomplished ... Continue Reading
Paul marko and junior were amazing guides who filled you with so much confidence and knowledge.
Although the hike was more difficult than anticipated it was well worth it. Having wanted to do this since I was ten, it was everything that I dreamed of having made even better by the fantastic group and the guides. The food was ... Continue Reading
The hike was amazing. There were so many awesome sights around every corner whether it was the mountains, valleys, ruins, or just the good company along the way.
The guides were entertaining, the cooking was restaurant quality, and the history was alive as we hiked down the trail. I felt like a fairly in shape 29 year old when ... Continue Reading
Everything was great; I only wish that I had trained more before hand. Highly recommend. The food was good throughout and the porters/guides were incredibly helpful throughout. Our group was large but there was a strong push toward a group dynamic which ultimately added to the experience.
Mackenzie was really the highlight of the hike. His song knowledge and ... Continue Reading
The hike was much tougher than I expected, but well worth it! Be prepared for hard hiking (LOTS of steps) as well as beautiful views.
You'll feel very accomplished once you walk through the Sun Gate and see Machu Picchu for the first time! Day one is fairly easy hiking. Day two, the tables turn and the hiking gets ... Continue Reading
The trip was overall very good and a lot of fun. Our guides and porters did a great job of taking care of us throughout the trip.
I found Junior in particular to be especially welcome, conversational, and good at keeping the trip moving. The only downside of the trip for me was the macchu Picchu day, where ... Continue Reading
Sore legs full trip
I absolutely loved my hike and we had an amazing time and made great new friends!. It was defiantly a difficult home but I wouldn't trade the views and the experience for anything.
Porters and guides were phenomenal and I couldn't praise the service enough. All of our guides were very helpful even at 3AM when we got up ... Continue Reading
Inca Trails Inc. guilds and porters are the wonderful. We experienced the best adventure possible of hiking, camping & exploring 26 miles the Inca Trail, leading to Machu Picchu.
I'm 49 years old, and in decent shape.
This adventure of hiking and camping was challenging, but also very rewarding in the end. The experience of learning about the ... Continue Reading
Inca School – Lesson 1
This adventure included rigorous trekking, beautiful sights in multiple ecosystems and hands-on (and "feet-on" experience with a rich Inca culture.
All of these elements are necessary to fully experience and appreciate the Inca trail and Machu Picchu. The altitudes and slopes involved make this trip a challenge for all. The completion of this trip provides a natural sense of ... Continue Reading
Walk In The Woods
Couldn't have been a more positive experience. I was psysically unprepared. Didn't matter.
The staff were more than up to the challenge and I made it through some how. These are professionals I would recommend without hesitation. Incredibly well organized and always positive and organized. The porters were supportive and organized always going the extra mile setting up camp. ... Continue Reading
My husband asked would you like to see Machu Picchu?. I said "of course", sign me up ! " Somewhere between booking the Reservations and 3 weeks before the trip it hit me that we were going to actually hike the Trail over a four day excursión.
I was nowhere as prepared mentally or physically as I would ... Continue Reading
Couches to Kitchen
I loved everything. The glacial lake was gorgeous. Worth every blister & every labored breath.
My Guides, Pedro & Evers were wonderful & both spoke pretty good English which was helpful for my friend and I. Pedro really helped us With our Spanish & both Guides were Great about telling us about the flora and fauna of the ... Continue Reading
amazing trip :)
They were very informative and answered all questions . The guide Juan Carlos was very patient and rewarding very informative as well !!!! :) .
The food very good and breakfast could have been better . . . The first night the tents a bit small , but the other two nigth were great .
I enjoyed ... Continue Reading
This was the trip of a lifetime and one that I will remember forever. The experience was fantastic; from the tour guides, Evers and Pedro, to the cooks and porters...not to mention the mind blowing scenery¡.
The mountains, the glacier lake, the cloud florest, Salkantay Mountain, and everything in between was fantastic¡ The food was amazing and the people ... Continue Reading