It was a really good trip with great scenery. Juan was a very helpful guide who gave us a lot of help and guidance throughout the trek. The trek was very cold but at the sa,e time a good experience for me and I hope I can come back here someday. The food on the trek was very colorful mixed ... Continue Reading
Lung bustin’ Salkantay
What an amazing journey to experience with my 14 year son. Wonderful group and fantastic guide who had the history and special stories along the way.
The cold and the altitude literally take your breath away, but nothing like the spectacular views. A very special experience that challenges you physically and mentally, but all in a group ... Continue Reading
No mountain pass too high ….
The Salkanty Trek threw everything at us , freezing mornings in the high Andes, warm jungle traverses but above all the professionalism of the outfit and the guide Juan Carlos made for a wonderfully challenging yet rewarding trek.
The obvious understanding of he environment its people and knowledge of the fauna flora and Inca history made the trek ... Continue Reading
I am giving this trek 5 out of 5 stars. I have never had a better adventure than this one. My wife and I our a Personal Training Company in the U.S and I can honestly say from a physical stand point it was challenging on multiple levels.
Juan Carlo made this a memorable trip for me. His knowledge, ... Continue Reading
Machu Picchu Man!
After careful research my girlfriend and I decided to go ahead with the Inca Trail Reservations, Salkantay Trek.
It was the right decision, Mabel in the office was able to make custom accommodations to fit our tight schedule. After our briefing with our guide Juan Carlo, I felt nervous but ready to take on the adventure. He ... Continue Reading
Mind over matter!
Truly an amazing experience. One of the most memorable times I've ever had the pleasure to be apart of. A must do at some point in time! If your are up for a physical challenge to test your endurance
this is the trek for you. Some words of advice: 1.give yourself more than a day to acclimate to ... Continue Reading
Trek of a lifetime
Where to begin. 5 days with strangers. By the last day they all felt like family. We froze, sweat, cried and smiled together.
What brought us together was the love for the culture of Peru. Our guide Juan Carlos was very knowledgable and shared so much history along the way. Our chef Beltran impressed us more and ... Continue Reading
Surviving dead woman’s pass
This adventure has been nothing short of amazing! As an inexperienced hiker in moderate shape, the trail was indeed strenuous but the guides, porters, and amazing cook have made it bearable.
I especially loved their accommodation for my vegetarian diet. The food is fantastic and loved having hot tea served as a wake up call. The historic details of ... Continue Reading
The inca trail was simply amazing. There was a broad range of challenges from high mountains to jungle.
Our guide was good fun and informative. The food was good and everything went well. The first day we climbed mountains through amazing bush under the hot sun. With our energy levels depleted the crew put on an amazing 3 course ... Continue Reading
Difficult but worth it
I'm not in the best of shape so I struggled with the steep ups and downs. Make sure you're prepared mentally and physically for the challenge.
However, once you are ready, the beauty of the Inca trail cannot be undersold. The mountain views with snow capped peaks and rivers below are truly breathtaking. The Inca ruin sites ... Continue Reading
Fast Fast Inka Trail
It was a great trek and was a great pleasure to be able to do it in three days instead of four.
The fact that the trek has been adapted to our level, was a good thing and we appreciated the different and new options proposed.
The tour guide was providing really good and precise information about Inka ... Continue Reading
Worth Every Step Up and Down
Hiking the Inca Trail was something I've wanted to do for a long time. I reached a point in my life where I needed the "not typical" vacation. I wanted something challenging, both physical and mental, as well as something that could potentially be spiritual. My Machu Pichu adventure fit the bill perfectly!
The information provided to ... Continue Reading
Taking the steps to get to Machu Picchu
I had wanted to visit Machu Picchu for some years and decided this year I should do it. The ease of booking, assistance and answering questions I had were all done very professionally and left me eagerly awaiting my trip.
The trek was an experience with wonderful scenery and staff who knew everything and were obviously very experienced in ... Continue Reading
Ups and downs
If you have ever read about the Inca's and not been here you have only half the awe inspiring story. Once you add the Inca trail to Machu Picchu the pictures come alive. Never will you see the pictures or read the stories the same again without imaging yourself in them.
The hard uphill sections give you ... Continue Reading
Machu Macho Man
Definitely the most challenging, but also most rewarding thing I have ever done. Manny was an excellent guide, and he kept a great pace for our entire group.
Unbelievable pictures from the 4 day hike!! I would highly recommend doing this hike (if physically able) instead of only taking the train to see Machu Picchu because you gain such ... Continue Reading