World famous Inca trail to Machu Picchu, South America's best hiking experience

Machu Picchu was connected with the Inca city of Cusco and the rest of the Inca Empire by trails of excellent design in strict and perfect harmony with the natural Andean environment.

The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is surrounded by breathtaking scenery, crossing the Andes mountain range and sections of the Peruvian jungle and rainforest.

Inca Trail Reservations operates the amazing Inca Trail adventure, it passes several well-preserved Inca ruins and settlements before ending at the "Gate of the Sun" on Machu Picchu Mountain.

Book your Machu Picchu hike and Inca Trail Permit 2024 in advance to avoid disappointment

If you have decided to hike the Inca trail to Machu Picchu, please keep in mind that the daily number of people accessing the trail is restricted and a government-issued inca trail trekking permit is required. Please check availability of inca trail permits before booking any hiking tour that requires it.

If thinking about a Machu Picchu tour, it is very important to book as early as possible. By doing so, be confident you will be the first in line and most likely get the Machu Picchu hiking permit needed for your awesome Peru adventure.

  • 4 Days Inca Trail

    Our Top Seller Machu Picchu hike will take you to the Inca's empire capital along one of the most beautiful paths on the planet. Our expert guides and support stuff will make sure you enjoy your trip to the fullest. Book the Best Inca Trail today!

In order to control access to the Machu Picchu Sanctuary Area, inca trail regulations need to be followed by all people hiking to the location; all permits are non-transferable and change of dates are not accepted by the government office in charge. The inka trail is closed throughout February for conservation projects.

Peru is a country of friendly people, beautiful scenery, and a great variety of cultural traditions. Hiking the Inca Trail creates lasting memories and instills a great sense of accomplishment once it is completed. This blend of outdoor adventure and historical exploration is a great way to experience Machu Picchu!

The Inca Trail is the best-known and most popular hike on the South American continent, complemented only by the iconic Inca site of Machu Picchu. Together they have become one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

Our fully supported 4-day tour along the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu is the best alternative for a small group adventure where you will be sharing your experiences with a variety of like-minded travelers from all over the world. This is perfect for individuals, couples or small groups of friends. We invite you to come and enjoy this truly unique and memorable experience. Spaces are limited each day, please review Inca Trail booking information before making the reservation.

" In 1983, UNESCO named Machu Picchu, Peru´s World Heritage Site. UNESCO cited the city´s magnificent site, its architecture and its significance as an almost perfectly preserved example of Incan technology and social organization.

While trekking the Inca Trail, you will enjoy first-class personal service from our professional, bilingual and licensed expert guides."

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Inca Trail Tours to Machu Picchu

* Inca Trail Permit Required

Machu Picchu Full Day

The enigmatic Inca city of Machu Picchu can be visited in one day from Cusco via train. This option is perfect for travelers with very limited time who want to explore the best tourist destination in Peru. Continue reading

$385

Inca Trail 4 days Trek

The stunning combination of Inca ruins, magnificent mountains, exotic vegetation and extraordinary ecological variety makes the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu the most immpressive trekking route in the world. * Continue reading

$695

Inca Trail Andean Adventure

This 15 Days Adventure takes you to remote places of interest in Peru, such us the amazing Colca Canyon and the enigmatic Nazca Lines. Finish your adventure on top of Machu Picchu after following the Inca Trail. * Continue reading

$2399

Machu Picchu Travel

10 Days - A special package including assistance at your arrival in Lima, all accommodation and transportation required...and of course our world famous Inca Trail hike to Machu Picchu. * Continue reading

$1375

Inca Trail Express Tour

5 Days - Unforgetable journey to the lost city of the Incas; you will be hiking the Inca Trail towards the ruins of Wiñay Wayna and exploring one of the seven wonders of the world, Machu Picchu.* Continue reading

$845

Salkantay Trek

The scenery changes daily during the Salkantay Trek. Hike through cloud forests, small villages and grasslands, from a flattish valley floor to almost bare mountain peaks to your last destination, Machu Picchu. Continue reading

$639

Inca Trail 2 Days

The Inca city of Machu Picchu, spectacularly poised on a rock among vertiginous green peaks, was not rediscovered until 1911 by American historian and explorer Hiram Bingham. * Continue reading

$575

Booking a Machu Picchu tour? Need assistance?

Please contact us and one of our expert advisors will get in touch as soon as possible. You can always secure a trekking permit in advance for the 4 days trek here.

The Peruvian government regulates maintenance, prices and availability of Inca trail permits and in conjunction with the Ministry of Culture, authorizes companies to operate along the Inca roads to Machu Picchu.

Inca Trail Reservations is authorized to operate along the Incan Roads, authorization code for 2024: AUT00092.

+ Inca Trail Reviews

  • Never Again!!! Just Kidding

    Peru trip September 02 2016

    Upon arrival to 82km, we knew there was no turning back. Our guides, Marco and Andrea were extremely knowledgable, friendly, and funny!. We successfully conquered Dead Woman\’s Pass and the \”Gringo Killer\” and were able to visit six Inca sites … Continue reading

  • Our trek to Macchu Piccu

    Machu Picchu vacation May 03 2016

    Our Trek began on May 3rd 2016 to the Salkantay trail .Our guide, whom we had meet two days prior for orientation, was very knowledgable and guided us safely throughout our journey . The first day, we meet our guide … Continue reading

  • Magical experience

    Peru trip September 07 2016

    Day one – Our journey to the start of the trek was good , we met up with everyone and started full of wonderment not really lay ahead of us especiallly me because of my age and whether , i … Continue reading

  • Squatting is tough

    Peru travel November 07 2014-4

    My 3 night 4 day trek on the Inca Trail lead by Paul was by far the greatest adventure in my life to date. The views along the trail were beyond words, the trek was challenging yet rewarding, the food … Continue reading

  • Tough but worth it

    Peru travel September 27 2015-3

    This trip kicked my butt, but I would do It all over again. It was such a great experience! Honestly the Trail was tough but so beautiful . Next time I would do without a full backpack . I made … Continue reading

  • High Altitude Is a Real Thing

    Peru travel July 12 2016-2

    The Salkantay trek is something I heard about from my brother and some friends. I live in the mountains yet didn\’t realize how intense this would be. I had trouble with the altitude which was discouraging but luckily our guides … Continue reading

  • Mountain King

    Machu Picchu vacation July 11 2016-4

    Inca trail is by fare one of the greatest experiences I have had in my life, trekking is one of my favorite activities to spent my holidays doing. The whole trail was beautiful from the obvious beauty of the great … Continue reading

  • Great way to celebrate!

    Peru trip May 13 2016-1

    What a great way to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary! This company was fantastic! We had an amazing, knowledgable guide (Raul Coronel); fantastic food and friendly, hardworking porters. The tents were new, the mattresses we rented were very helpful. We … Continue reading